Ria Noora Minerva Öling (born 15 September 1994) is a Finnish footballer who plays as a midfielder for Damallsvenskan club FC Rosengård and the Finland national team.

Ria Öling
Personal information
Full name Ria Noora Minerva Öling[1]
Date of birth (1994-09-15) 15 September 1994 (age 27)
Place of birth Vaasa, Finland
Height 169 cm (5 ft 7 in)[1]
Position(s) Midfielder
Club information
Current team
FC Rosengård
Number 4
Youth career
2000–2008 FC Sport
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2009–2011 VIFK
2012 PK-35 26 (3)
2013 VIFK
2014–2016 TPS 69 (49)
2017 Santa Teresa 8 (0)
2017 TPS 11 (12)
2018–2019 Brøndby 33 (17)
2019–2020 Växjö DFF 34 (7)
2021– FC Rosengård 21 (5)
National team
2015– Finland 39 (6)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 09 October 2019 (UTC)
‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 23:48, 16 February 2018 (UTC)

Club careerEdit

In 2014 Öling was named Finland's Player of the Season after hitting 16 league goals for her club, TPS.[2]

In January 2018, Öling signed for Danish champions Brøndby IF.[3]

In December 2020, Öling signed for Swedish club FC Rosengård[4]

International careerEdit

Öling played her first senior international for Finland women's national team in February 2015 against Sweden. She had already represented her country at the 2013 UEFA Women's U-19 Championship and the 2014 FIFA U-20 Women's World Cup.

She scored her first senior international goal on the occasion of her fifth cap, in a 1–0 UEFA Women's Euro 2017 qualifying win over Montenegro on 17 September 2015.[5]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b "List of Players - Finland" (PDF). FIFA. 4 August 2014. p. 6. Retrieved 17 September 2015.
  2. ^ "Lod ja Öling parhaat liigapelaajat – myös Platinille palkinto" (in Finnish). Helsingin Sanomat. 30 October 2014. Retrieved 17 September 2015.
  3. ^ "Brøndby-transfers til angrebet: Svensk angriber og offensiv finne hentet til kvindeholdet" (in Danish). 3point.dk. 12 January 2018. Retrieved 16 February 2018.
  4. ^ "Ria Öling klar för FC Rosengård" (in Swedish). 3point.dk. 14 December 2020. Retrieved 16 February 2018.
  5. ^ Järviö, Pekka (17 September 2015). "Ria Ölingin maali pelasti Suomelle täyden pistepotin jalkapallon EM-karsinnassa" (in Finnish). Helsingin Sanomat. Retrieved 17 September 2015.

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