Cristiana Girelli

Cristiana Girelli (born 23 April 1990) is an Italian footballer who plays as a striker for Serie A club Juventus and the Italy national team.

Cristiana Girelli
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Girelli with Juventus in 2019
Personal information
Date of birth (1990-04-23) 23 April 1990 (age 30)
Place of birth Gavardo, Italy
Height 1.75 m (5 ft 9 in)
Position(s) Striker
Club information
Current team
Juventus
Number 10
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2005–2013 Bardolino 66 (60)
2013–2018 ACF Brescia Femminile 115 (98)
2018– Juventus 41 (36)
National team
2013– Italy 65 (32)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only
‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 25 June 2019

Girelli joined Juventus in 2018, after five seasons with ACF Brescia Femminile.[1] She was the second top scorer of the 2014–15 season with 27 goals,[2] and the top scorer of the 2019–20 season with 16 goals.[3]

International careerEdit

She made her debut for the senior Italian national team in a March 2013 friendly against England,[4] and soon afterwards she was selected for the 2013 UEFA Euro's final tournament. She led the Italian scoring in the qualifiers for the 2017 UEFA Euro, where she scored a late winner against Olympic runner-up Sweden. She has also been an Under-19 international.[5]

Goals for the Italian WNT in official competitions
Competition Stage Date Location Opponent Goals Result Overall
2015 FIFA World Cup Qualifiers 2013–09–26 Bassano del Grappa   Romania 1 1–0 4
2014–05–08 Skopje   Macedonia 3 11–0
2017 UEFA Euro Qualifiers 2015–09–18 La Spezia   Georgia 2 6–1 7
2016–06–07 Gori   Georgia 2 7–0
2016–09–16 Lurgan   Northern Ireland 2 3–0
First Stage 2017–07–25 Doetinchem   Sweden 1 3–2
2019 FIFA World Cup Qualifiers 2017–09–15 La Spezia   Moldova 2 5–0 10
2017–10–24 Castel di Sangro   Romania 2 3–0
2018–04–10 Ferrara   Belgium 1 2–1
2018-06-08 Florence   Portugal 1 3-0
2018-09-04 Leuven   Belgium 1 1-2
First Stage 2019-06-14 Reims   Jamaica 3 5-0

HonoursEdit

Bardolino
Brescia
Juventus

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ 2011–12 squad Archived 2011-10-05 at the Wayback Machine in Bardolino's website
  2. ^ 2014–15 Serie A table in Soccerway
  3. ^ "Italy - List of Women's Topscorers". Rsssf.com. Retrieved 26 June 2020.
  4. ^ FIGC
  5. ^ Profile in UEFA's website

External linksEdit