1979 Women's Nordic Football Championship

1979 Women's Nordic Football Championship was the sixth edition of the Women's Nordic Football Championship tournament. It was held from 5 July to 8 July in Oslo, Fredrikstad and Setskog in Norway.

1979 Women's Nordic Football Championship
Tournament details
Host countryNorway
Dates5 July – 8 July 1979
Teams4
Venue(s)3 (in 3 host cities)
Final positions
Champions Sweden (3rd title)
Tournament statistics
Matches played6
Goals scored19 (3.17 per match)
Attendance5,497 (916 per match)
Top scorer(s)Denmark Lone Smidt Nielsen (3 goals)
1978
1980

StandingsEdit

Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
  Sweden 3 2 1 0 6 2 +4 5
  Denmark 3 2 0 1 9 6 +3 4
  Finland 3 1 1 1 2 5 −3 3
  Norway 3 0 0 3 2 6 −4 0

ResultsEdit

Finland  1–0  Norway
Leskinen   ?' Report
Attendance: 621
Referee: Bjørge Johansen, Norway

Denmark  1–4  Sweden
Hindkjær   ?' Report Söderström   2'   51'
Jansson   21'
Sundhage   61'
Attendance: 700
Referee: Gunnar Larsen, Norway


Norway  0–1  Sweden
Report Sundhage   ?'
Attendance: 1,262
Referee: Arild Sigvaldsen, Norway

Denmark  4–0  Finland
Mortensen   ?'
Ehmsen   ?'
Smidt Nielsen   ?'   ?'
Report
Attendance: 1,000
Referee: Ivar Frederiksen, Norway


Denmark  4–2  Norway
Niemann   10'
Smidt Nielsen   14'
Sværen   33' (o.g.)
Mortensen   68'
Report Kristiansen   5' (pen.)
Nyborg   31'
Attendance: 957
Referee: Jan Erik Olsen, Norway

Finland  1–1  Sweden
Kaasinen   33' Report Sintorn   55'
Attendance: 957
Referee: Rolf Nyhus, Norway

GoalscorersEdit

3 goals
2 goals
1 goal
Own goal

SourcesEdit

  • Nordic Championships (Women) 1979 Rec.Sport.Soccer Statistics Foundation
  • Lautela, Yrjö & Wallén, Göran: Rakas jalkapallo — Sata vuotta suomalaista jalkapalloa, p. 418–419. Football Association of Finland / Teos Publishing 2007. ISBN 978-951-851-068-3.