Laura Kivistö

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Laura Kivistö
Personal information
Full nameLaura Kivistö
Date of birth (1981-06-26) 26 June 1981 (age 38)
Place of birth Raahe, Finland
Height 1.66 m (5 ft 5 12 in)
Playing position Defender
Club information
Current team
PK-35 Vantaa
Number 8
Senior career*
YearsTeamApps(Gls)
2008–2012 HJK Helsinki 96 (2)
2013– PK-35 Vantaa 13 (0)
National team
2003– Finland 15 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league onlyand correct as of 10 July 2013
‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 17:07, 31 August 2014 (UTC)

Laura Kivistö (born 26 June 1981) is a Finnish football defender. She plays for PK-35 Vantaa in the Naisten Liiga.

PK-35 Vantaa association football club from Vantaa, Finland

PK-35 Vantaa was a Finnish football club, based in Vantaa. It last played in the Finnish League (Veikkausliiga). As of the 2016 season the club was based at the Myyrmäen jalkapallostadion, Myyrmäki, Vantaa.

Naisten Liiga is the premier division of women's football in Finland. It was established in 2006 as the successor of 1971 founded Naisten SM-sarja. The first Naisten Liiga season was played in 2007.

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Club career

She played for HJK Helsinki before joining PK-35 Vantaa in 2013.

International career

She was called up to be part of the national team for UEFA Women's Euro 2013. [1]

Finland womens national football team womens national association football team representing Finland

The Finland women's national football team represents Finland in international women's football. The team, controlled by the Football Association of Finland (SPL/FBF), reached the semi-finals of the 2005 European Championship, surprising the female football world having drawn with Sweden and beaten Denmark. Finland hosted the 2009 EC finals.

UEFA Womens Euro 2013 2013 edition of the UEFA Womens Euro

The 2013 UEFA Women's Championship, commonly referred to as Women's Euro 2013, was the 11th European Championship for women's national football teams organised by UEFA. The final tournament, held in Sweden from 10 to 28 July 2013, became the most-watched in the history of the Women's Euros. It concluded with Germany, the defending champions, winning their sixth consecutive and eighth overall Women's Euro title after defeating Norway in the final.

Honours

Club

HJK Helsinki

Winner

The Finnish Women's Cup is the national women's football cup competition in Finland and was first played in 1981.

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References

  1. "Naisten EM-kisajoukkue valittu" (in Finnish). palloliitto.fi. Retrieved 10 July 2013.