Ysis Sonkeng

Last updated
Ysis Sonkeng
IsisSonkeng.jpg
Ysis Sonkeng in 2016
Personal information
Full name Ysis Amariele Sonkeng [1]
Date of birth (1989-09-20) September 20, 1989 (age 34)
Place of birth Cameroon
Height 1.65 m (5 ft 5 in)
Position(s) Defender
Team information
Current team
Bnot Netanya
Senior career*
YearsTeamApps(Gls)
2020 Bnot Netanya 3 (0)
2022 Kryvbas Kryvyi Rih
International career
2010– Cameroon
*Club domestic league appearances and goals

Ysis Amariele Sonkeng (born September 20, 1989, Baleveng) is a Cameroonian women's football player, who plays for the Cameroon women's national football team and Louves Minproff de Yaoundé. [2] [3] She plays as a defender and played in the 2012 Summer Olympics. [3] [4] She was known for scoring an own goal against New Zealand.

Related Research Articles

<span class="mw-page-title-main">Football Federation Islamic Republic of Iran</span> Governing body of association football in Iran

The Football Federation Islamic Republic of Iran is the governing body for football in Iran. It was founded in 1920, and has been a member of FIFA since 1948. It is also a member of the Asian Football Confederation.

<span class="mw-page-title-main">Anja Mittag</span> German footballer (born 1985)

Anja Mittag is a German football coach and player who plays as a striker. Mittag is currently a player-coach for RB Leipzig.

<span class="mw-page-title-main">Nigeria women's national football team</span> Womens national football team representing Nigeria

The Nigeria women's national football team, nicknamed the Super Falcons, represents Nigeria in international women's football and is controlled by the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF). The team is Africa's most successful international women's football team, having won a record eleven Women's Africa Cup of Nations titles; their most recent title in 2018, after defeating South Africa in the final. The team is also the only women's national team from the Confederation of African Football to have reached the quarterfinals in both the FIFA Women's World Cup and the Summer Olympics.

<span class="mw-page-title-main">Casey Stoney</span> English professional football manager (born 1982)

Casey Jean Stoney is an English professional football manager and former player who is the head coach of San Diego Wave.

<span class="mw-page-title-main">Cameroon women's national football team</span> Womens national association football team representing Cameroon

The Cameroon national women's football team, also known as the Indomitable Lionesses, is the national team of Cameroon and is controlled by the Cameroon Football Association. They finished second in the 1991, 2004, 2014, and 2016 Africa Women Cup of Nations, participated in the 2012 Olympic Games and have competed in their first ever FIFA Women's World Cup in 2015.

<span class="mw-page-title-main">Homare Sawa</span> Japanese association football player

Homare Sawa is a Japanese former professional footballer who played as a forward or a midfielder. Regarded by many as one of the greatest female footballers of all time and the greatest Asian female footballer of all time, Sawa had a professional club career spanning 24 seasons, mostly with Nippon TV Beleza and INAC Kobe Leonessa. She also spent 22 years with the Japan national team, most notably captaining them to a FIFA Women's World Cup win in 2011 and an Olympic silver medal finish in 2012.

<span class="mw-page-title-main">Ali Riley</span> New Zealander footballer

Alexandra Lowe Riley is a professional footballer who plays as a defender for Angel City of the American National Women's Soccer League (NWSL). Born in the United States, she represents the New Zealand national team. She captains both her club and national teams. As a collegiate athlete, she captained the Stanford soccer team to two NCAA semi-finals and one final.

<span class="mw-page-title-main">Steph Houghton</span> English footballer (born 1988)

Stephanie Jayne Darby, commonly known as Steph Houghton, is an English professional footballer who plays as a centre-back for and captains Women's Super League club Manchester City. Known for her leadership and commitment, Houghton is widely regarded as one of the best centre-backs in the world.

<span class="mw-page-title-main">2015 FIFA Women's World Cup</span> 2015 edition of the FIFA Womens World Cup

The 2015 FIFA Women's World Cup was the seventh FIFA Women's World Cup, the quadrennial international soccer championship contested by the women's national teams of the member associations of FIFA. The tournament was hosted by Canada for the first time and by a North American country for the third time. Matches were played in six cities across Canada in five time zones. The tournament began on 6 June 2015, and finished with the final on 5 July 2015 with a United States victory over Japan.

<span class="mw-page-title-main">Great Britain women's Olympic football team</span>

The Great Britain women's Olympic football team represent the United Kingdom in the women's football tournament at the Olympic Games. Normally, no team represents the whole of the United Kingdom in women's football, as separate teams represent England, Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland.

<span class="mw-page-title-main">Ajara Nchout</span> Cameroonian footballer

Ajara Nchout Njoya is a Cameroonian professional footballer who plays as a forward for Saudi Women's Premier League club Al Qadsiah and the Cameroon women's national team.

Augustine Silvia Ejangue Siliki is a Cameroonian footballer, who plays as a defender for Turkish Super League club Fatih Karagümrük and the Cameroon women's national team.

<span class="mw-page-title-main">2019 FIFA Women's World Cup</span> 2019 edition of the FIFA Womens World Cup

The 2019 FIFA Women's World Cup was the eighth edition of the FIFA Women's World Cup, the quadrennial international Women's football championship contested by 24 women's national teams representing member associations of FIFA. It took place between 7 June and 7 July 2019, with 52 matches staged in nine cities in France, which was awarded the right to host the event in March 2015, the first time the country hosted the tournament. The tournament was the first Women's World Cup to use the video assistant referee (VAR) system. This was the second and last edition with 24 teams before expanding to 32 teams for the 2023 tournament in Australia and New Zealand.

<span class="mw-page-title-main">Gabrielle Onguéné</span> Cameroonian footballer

Gabrielle Aboudi Onguéné is a Cameroonian footballer who plays for CSKA Moscow in the Russian Championship and the Cameroon national team. She previously played for Rossiyanka.

<span class="mw-page-title-main">Madeleine Ngono Mani</span> Cameroonian footballer

Madeleine Michèle Ngono Mani Epse Ongueme, known as Madeleine Ngono Mani, is a Cameroonian football striker currently playing for Albi Croix in the French second tier. She is a member of the Cameroonian national team, with which she has played the 2012 Summer Olympics, the African Women's Championship, and the 2015 FIFA Women's World Cup.

<span class="mw-page-title-main">Estelle Johnson</span> Cameroonian footballer (born 1988)

Estelle Laura Johnson is a Cameroonian professional footballer who plays as a defender for NWSL club North Carolina Courage and the Cameroon national team. She previously played for Western New York Flash, Washington Spirit, and Gotham FC in the NWSL, Philadelphia Independence in Women's Professional Soccer (WPS), and Sydney FC of Australia's W-League.

<span class="mw-page-title-main">Demi Stokes</span> English footballer (born 1991)

Demi Lee Courtney Stokes is an English professional footballer who plays as a left-back for Manchester City and the England national team. She previously played for Sunderland in the English FA Women's Premier League.

<span class="mw-page-title-main">Kadeisha Buchanan</span> Canadian soccer player (born 1995)

Kadeisha Buchanan is a Canadian professional soccer player who plays as a centre-back for English Women's Super League club Chelsea and the Canada women's national team. Born in Toronto and raised in Brampton, Ontario, she is the youngest of seven girls in a single-parent home. Buchanan was only 17 when she made her debut for the national team on January 13, 2013.

Yvonne Patrice Leuko Chibosso, known as Yvonne Leuko, is a Cameroonian football defender, currently playing for Arras FCF.

Therese Ninon Abena, known as Ninon Abena, is a Cameroonian footballer who plays as a midfielder for ACF Torino and the Cameroon women's national team.

References

  1. "FIFA Women's World Cup France 2019™ List of Players - Cameroon" (PDF). FIFA. 27 May 2019. p. 4. Retrieved 27 May 2019.
  2. "Ysis Sonkeng". London2012.com. Archived from the original on 2012-09-13. Retrieved 2012-09-22.
  3. 1 2 "Ysis Sonkeng Bio, Stats, and Results". Olympics at Sports-Reference.com. Archived from the original on 2020-04-18. Retrieved 2018-09-05.
  4. FIFA.com. "FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015™ - Players - Ysis-SONKENG". FIFA.com. Archived from the original on June 10, 2015. Retrieved 2018-09-05.