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Jennifer Hermoso Fuentes (born 9 May 1990), commonly known as Jenni, is a Spanish footballer who plays for FC Barcelona of Spain's Primera División[3] and for the Spain women's national football team.

Jennifer Hermoso
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Personal information
Full name Jennifer Hermoso Fuentes[1]
Date of birth (1990-05-09) 9 May 1990 (age 29)[1]
Place of birth Madrid, Spain[2]
Height 1.74 m (5 ft 9 in)[1]
Playing position False 9, Attacking midfielder
Club information
Current team
FC Barcelona
Number 23
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2006–2010 Atlético Madrid
2010–2013 Rayo Vallecano
2013 Tyresö FF 20 (6)
2013–2017 FC Barcelona 90 (77)
2017–2018 Paris Saint-Germain 16 (6)
2018–2019 Atlético Madrid 21 (18)
2019– FC Barcelona 7 (10)
National team
Spain U19
2011– Spain 68 (30)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 14 July 2019

Club careerEdit

In 2013, Hermoso left Rayo to join Tyresö FF of the Swedish Damallsvenskan for the 2013 season. In January 2014 she left Tyresö FF to join FC Barcelona.[4] During her three years spent at FC Barcelona, she won two Primera División titles and won the Copa de la Reina twice.[5]

On 3 July 2017 Hermoso signed a three year contract with Paris Saint-Germain.[6] PSG finished second in Division 1 that season, securing a spot in UEFA Women's Champions League, they also won the 2017–2018 Coupe de France.

After playing only one season at Paris Saint-Germain, Hermoso transferred to Atlético Madrid on 10 August 2018, she previously played for them from 2006–2010.[3]

On 2 July 2019 Hermoso signed a three year contract with FC Barcelona.[7]

International careerEdit

 
Jennifer Hermoso during 2019 Women's World Cup.

In September 2011 she earned her first official call-up for the Spanish national team.[8] In June 2013, national team coach Ignacio Quereda confirmed Jenni as a member of his 23-player squad for the UEFA Women's Euro 2013 finals in Sweden.[9] At the final tournament she scored in Spain's opening game, a 3–2 win over England and also in their 3–1 quarter-final defeat by Norway.

She was part of Spain's squad at the 2015 FIFA Women's World Cup in Canada.[1]

She was also part of Spain's squad at the 2019 FIFA Women's World Cup in France. She scored twice in the opening game of their campaign against South Africa, with both goals coming from the penalty spot. Her first penalty sent South African goalkeeper, Andile Dlamini, the wrong way, slotting the ball to the left, with the keeper diving to the right. In her next penalty, she changed sides, hitting to the right of the goal, the keeper, even though she went the right way, could not keep it out. She scored in the Round of 16 loss to the United States.[10]

International goalsEdit

Goal Date Venue Opponent Score Result Competition
1 16 January 2013 Pinatar Arena, Murcia, Spain   Russia 2–1 2–1 Friendly
2 12 July 2013 Linköping Arena, Linköping, Sweden   England 2–2 3–2 UEFA Women's Euro 2013
3 22 July 2013 Guldfågeln Arena, Kalmar, Sweden   Norway 1–3 1–3
4 27 October 2013 Ciudad Deportiva, Collado Villalba, Spain   Estonia 3–0 6–0 2015 World Cup qualification
5 13 February 2014 Estadio Las Gaunas, Logroño, Spain   North Macedonia 3–0 12–0
6 8–0
7 10 April 2014 FFM Training Centre, Skopje, Macedonia   North Macedonia 5–0 10–0
8 9–0
9 10–0
10 8 May 2014 A. Le Coq Arena, Tallinn, Estonia   Estonia 5–0 5–0
11 8 April 2015 Mareo Stadium, Asturias, Spain   Republic of Ireland 1–0 1–0 Friendly
12 26 November 2015 Tallaght Stadium, Dublin, Ireland   Republic of Ireland 2–0 3–0 UEFA Women's Euro 2017 qualifying
13 24 January 2016 Stadion pod Malim brdom, Petrovac, Montenegro   Montenegro 5–0 7–0
14 12 April 2016 La Ciudad del Fútbol, Las Rozas de Madrid, Spain   Republic of Ireland 3–0 3–0
15 20 September 2016 Estadio Butarque, Leganés, Spain   Finland 5–0 5–0
16 3 March 2017 Estádio Algarve, Algarve, Portugal   Norway 2–0 3–0 2017 Algarve Cup
17 8 April 2017 Pinatar Arena, Murcia, Spain   Belgium 3–1 4–1 Friendly
18 4–1
19 23 October 2017 Ramat Gan Stadium, Ramat Gan   Israel 0–2 0–6 2019 FIFA Women's World Cup qualification
20 0–5
21 24 November 2017 Voždovac Stadium, Belgrade   Serbia 0–1 1–2
22 10 April 2018 Bundesstadion Südstadt, Maria Enzersdorf   Austria 0–1 1–1
23 31 August 2018 El Sardinero, Santander   Finland 2–1 5–1
24 4 September 2018 Las Gaunas, Logroño   Serbia 1–0 3–0
25 3–0
26 27 February 2019 Bela Vista Municipal Stadium, Parchal   Netherlands 1–0 2–0 Algarve Cup 2019
27 2–0
28 2 June 2019 Stade Gerard Houllier, Le Touquet, France   Japan
1–1
1–1
Friendly
29 8 June 2019 Stade Océane, Le Havre, France   South Africa
1–1
1–3
2019 FIFA Women's World Cup Group B
30 1–2

HonoursEdit

ClubEdit

Rayo Vallecano
FC Barcelona
Paris Saint-Germain

InternationalEdit

Spain

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b c d "List of Players – 2015 FIFA Women's World Cup" (PDF). Fédération Internationale de Football Association. Retrieved 18 June 2015.
  2. ^ "Jenni profile". FC Barcelona. Archived from the original on 27 June 2015. Retrieved 28 June 2015.
  3. ^ a b "Jennifer Hermoso regresa al Atlético de Madrid". 10 August 2018. Retrieved 10 August 2018.
  4. ^ "Hermoso leaves Tyresö for Barcelona". 9 January 2015. Retrieved 10 August 2018.
  5. ^ "J.Hermoso". Retrieved 10 August 2018.
  6. ^ "Paris Saint Germain complete Jenni Hermoso signing". 3 July 2017. Retrieved 10 August 2018.
  7. ^ "Jennifer Hermoso back at Barça". FC Barcelona. 2 July 2019.
  8. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 5 April 2012. Retrieved 13 October 2011.CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link) RFEF
  9. ^ "Spain stick with tried and trusted". Uefa.com. UEFA. 29 June 2013. Retrieved 3 August 2013.
  10. ^ "Women's World Cup recap: Megan Rapinoe lifts U.S. to a 2-1 win over Spain". Los Angeles Times. 25 June 2019. Retrieved 25 June 2019.

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