Michael Käld

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Michael Käld

Michael Käld in 2009.
Personal information
Full nameMikael Johan Bernhard Käld
Date of birth (1954-05-06) 6 May 1954 (age 64)
Place of birth Kronoby, Finland
Teams managed
YearsTeam
19911997 GBK Kokkola
19981999 NIK Nykarleby
2000 FC United
20012009 Finland women's national team
20102013 Kokkola F10

Mikael Johan Bernhard Käld (born 6 May 1954) is a Finnish football manager who most recently worked at Kokkola F10 in the Finnish women's premier division Naisten Liiga. Käld was the head coach of Finland women's national football team from 2001 to 2009. [1]

Käld spent his own player career in the Finnish lower divisions. His debut as a women's manager Käld made in 2000 by coaching Pietarsaari in Naisten Liiga. A year later he was named as the head coach of Finland women's team. [1] Käld coached Finland in 2005 and 2009 UEFA Women's Championship. 2005 Finland reached the semi-finals and 2009 the quarter-finals.

Michael Käld was nominated the Finnish Football Manager of the Year in 2004 and 2005. [2]

References

  1. 1 2 Michael Käld CV Archived 2011-12-11 at the Wayback Machine . (in Swedish). Retrieved 21 may, 2013.
  2. Finnish Football Managers' Association (in Finnish). Retrieved 21 June 2013.