Malin Andersson

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Malin Andersson
Personal information
Full name Malin Elisabeth Andersson
Date of birth (1973-05-04) 4 May 1973 (age 45)
Place of birth Kristianstad, Sweden
Height 1.71 m (5 ft 7 in)
Playing position Midfielder
Youth career
1987 Arkelstorps IF
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1988–1993 Wä IF
1994–2001 Älvsjö AIK
2001–2005 Malmö FF
National team
1990 Sweden U17 4 (0)
1993 Sweden U20 19 (0)
1994–2005 Sweden 151[1] (38[1])
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only
‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 2005

Malin Elisabeth Andersson (born 4 May 1973 in Kristianstad, Skåne) is a Swedish women's soccer player.

In an international career lasting from 1994 to 2005, she appeared in 151 international matches for Sweden, second only to Kristin Bengtsson in Swedish football history. She competed in both the 1995 and 2003 Women's World Cups, netting three goals for Sweden overall. She also competed for Sweden in both the 2000 and 2004 Olympics.

Domestically, she played for Malmö FF in the Damallsvenskan, and won the Diamantbollen as Sweden's top female footballer in 1995.[2][3]


Älvsjö AIK





  1. ^ a b Caps and goals
  2. ^ "Diamantbollen" (in Swedish). Swedish Football Association. Archived from the original on 17 December 2011. Retrieved 17 December 2011.
  3. ^ "Diamantbollen" (in Swedish). Swedish Football Association. Retrieved 6 November 2015.
  4. ^ a b c d e f g h i j Tournaments
  5. ^ Australia Cup
  6. ^ Diamantbollen

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