Amel Majri

Amel Majri (born 25 January 1993) is a French-Tunisian footballer, currently playing in the French First Division for Olympique Lyon,[2] with whom she has also played the Champions League with, and won.[3] Majri is naturally a midfielder, but has been playing as a left-back for Lyon in recent seasons. She also plays for the France national team.

Amel Majri
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Personal information
Date of birth 25 January 1993 (age 26)
Place of birth Monastir, Tunisia
Height 1.64 m (5 ft 5 in)[1]
Playing position Winger / Left-back
Club information
Current team
Lyon
Number 7
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2010– Lyon 118 (32)
National team
2012 Tunisia U20
2014– France 46 (4)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 22 April 2019
‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 22 April 2019

Club statistics

As of 19 May 2016

Club Season League Cup Continental Total
Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals
Lyon[4] 2010–11 4 1 1 0 - - 5 1
2011–12 3 1 1 0 2 1 6 2
2012–13 9 0 4 1 4 2 17 3
2013–14 11 0 3 0 2 0 16 0
2014–15 20 8 5 3 3 0 28 11
2015–16 17 4 5 3 7 1 29 8
Total 64 14 19 7 18 4 101 25
Career total 64 14 19 7 18 4 101 25

International goals

# Date Venue Opponent Score Result Competition
1 7 May 2014 Stade Léo Lagrange, Besançon, France  Hungary 4–0 4–0 2015 FIFA Women's World Cup qualification
2 27 October 2015 Arena Lviv, Lviv, Ukraine  Ukraine
0–3
0–3
UEFA Women's Euro 2017 qualifying
3 11 April 2016 Stade Nungesser, Valenciennes, France  Ukraine 4–0 4–0 UEFA Women's Euro 2017 qualifying
Correct as of 11 April 2016[5]

Honours

Club

Lyon

National Team

Individual

References

  1. ^ 2015 World Cup
  2. ^ Profile in Lyon's web
  3. ^ Profile in UEFA's website
  4. ^ "La Carriere de Amel Majri". StatsFootoFeminin. Retrieved 19 January 2014.
  5. ^ "Equipe de France A – Amel Majri". footofeminin.fr. Retrieved 10 June 2015.
  6. ^ "Trophées UNFP : Amel Majri élue meilleure joueuse" (in French). Retrieved 19 May 2016.

External links

2011 UEFA Women's Champions League Final

The 2011 UEFA Women's Champions League Final was the final of the second season of the UEFA Women's Champions League and was held at Fulham's Craven Cottage in London, England, on 26 May 2011.For the second year in a row, Lyon met Turbine Potsdam in the final. Unlike last year, Lyon came up with the victory as they defeated Potsdam 2–0 after goals from Wendie Renard and Lara Dickenmann. This was Lyon's first Champions League title.

2013 UEFA Women's Champions League Final

The 2013 UEFA Women's Champions League Final was the final match of the 2012–13 UEFA Women's Champions League, the 12th season of the UEFA Women's Champions League football tournament and the fourth since it was renamed from the UEFA Women's Cup. The match was held at Stamford Bridge in London on 23 May 2013. Wolfsburg won the tournament, surprisingly beating Lyon 1–0 to make their first cup victory.Lyon played the final for the fourth consecutive time. It also marked the fourth time in a row that a French and a German club met in the final.

2014–15 Division 1 Féminine

The 2014–15 Division 1 Féminine season was the 41st since its establishment. Lyon were the defending champions. The season began on 30 August 2014 and ended on 9 May 2015. The winter break began on 22 December 2014 and ended on 9 January 2015.

2015 FIFA Women's World Cup qualification – UEFA Group 7

The 2015 FIFA Women's World Cup qualification UEFA Group 7 was a UEFA qualifying group for the 2015 FIFA Women's World Cup. The group comprised Austria, Bulgaria, Finland, France, Hungary and Kazakhstan.

The group winners qualified directly for the 2015 FIFA Women's World Cup. Among the seven group runners-up, the four best (determined by records against the first-, third-, fourth- and fifth-placed teams only for balance between different groups) advanced to the play-offs.

2015–16 Division 1 Féminine

The 2015–16 Division 1 Féminine season was the 42nd since its establishment. Lyon successfully retained the title on 8 May 2016, making it the tenth Division 1 title in a row. The season began on 30 August 2015 and ended on 21 May 2016.

2016 UEFA Women's Champions League Final

The 2016 UEFA Women's Champions League Final was the final match of the 2015–16 UEFA Women's Champions League, the 15th season of Europe's premier women's club football tournament organised by UEFA, and the seventh season since it was renamed from the UEFA Women's Cup to the UEFA Women's Champions League. It was played at the Mapei Stadium – Città del Tricolore stadium in Reggio Emilia, Italy, on 26 May 2016, between German team Wolfsburg and French team Lyon.

Lyon defeated Wolfsburg 4–3 on penalties (1–1 after extra time) to win their third European title.

2016–17 Division 1 Féminine

The 2016–17 Division 1 Féminine season was the 43rd edition since its establishment. Lyon were the defending champions, having won the title in each of the past ten seasons. The season began on 11 September 2016.

Lyon won the season, making it their 15th (and 11th straight) title.

2017 UEFA Women's Champions League Final

The 2017 UEFA Women's Champions League Final was the final match of the 2016–17 UEFA Women's Champions League, the 16th season of Europe's premier women's club football tournament organised by UEFA, and the eighth season since it was renamed from the UEFA Women's Cup to the UEFA Women's Champions League. It was played at the Cardiff City Stadium in Cardiff, Wales, on 1 June 2017, between two French sides Lyon and Paris Saint-Germain.

Lyon won the final 7–6 on penalties after a goalless draw, giving them their fourth title, equalling Frankfurt's record, and became the first team to retain the title twice.

2017–18 Division 1 Féminine

The 2017–18 Division 1 Féminine season was the 44th edition since its establishment. Lyon were the defending champions, having won the title in each of the past eleven seasons. The season began on 3 September 2017 and ended on 27 May 2018. Lyon won their 16th (12th straight) title.

2017–18 UEFA Women's Champions League

The 2017–18 UEFA Women's Champions League was the 17th season of the European women's club football championship organised by UEFA, and the ninth since being rebranded as the UEFA Women's Champions League.

The final was held at the Valeriy Lobanovskyi Dynamo Stadium in Kiev, Ukraine on 24 May 2018, two days before the final of the men's tournament played at the NSC Olimpiyskiy Stadium in the same city.In the final, Lyon defeated Wolfsburg to win a record fifth title, and also became the first team to win three titles in a row.

2018 Ballon d'Or

The 2018 Ballon d'Or was the 63rd annual award ceremony recognizing the best footballer in the world for 2018. The winners were announced on 3 December 2018, and for the first time in its history, the Ballon d'Or Féminin and Kopa Trophy were awarded to the best female footballer and male under-21 footballer, respectively.

2018–19 Division 1 Féminine

The 2018–19 Division 1 Féminine season was the 45th edition since its establishment. Lyon were the defending champions, having won the title in each of the past twelve seasons. The season began on 25 August 2018 and ended on 4 May 2019.

2019 FIFA Women's World Cup Group A

Group A of the 2019 FIFA Women's World Cup took place from 7 to 17 June 2019. The group consisted of hosts France, Nigeria, Norway and South Korea. The top two teams, France and Norway, along with the third-placed team, Nigeria (as one of the four best third-placed teams), advanced to the round of 16.

Football at the 2016 Summer Olympics – Women's tournament – Group G

Group G of the women's football tournament at the 2016 Summer Olympics was played from 3 to 9 August 2016, and included Colombia, France, New Zealand and United States. The top two teams advanced to the knockout stage, while the third-placed team will also advance if they are among the two best third-placed teams among all three groups.All times are BRT (UTC−3). For matches in Manaus, which is in AMT (UTC−4), local times are listed in parentheses.

List of UEFA Women's Cup and UEFA Women's Champions League records and statistics

This page details statistics of the UEFA Women's Cup and Women's Champions League.

The UEFA Women's Cup was first played in 2001–02 and was the first international women's club football tournament for UEFA member associations. In 2009–10 it was renamed and rebranded into the Women's Champions League and allowed runner-up entries from the top eight leagues. After an expansion in 2016–17 the runners-up from the top 12 associations enter.

Olympique Lyonnais Féminin

Olympique Lyonnais Féminin (French pronunciation: ​[ɔlɛ̃pik ljɔnɛ]; commonly referred to as Olympique Lyon, Lyon, or simply OL) is a French women's football club based in Lyon. It is the most successful club in the history of Division 1 Féminine with fourteen league titles as Olympique Lyonnais and four league titles as FC Lyon before the acquisition. The club has been the female section of Olympique Lyonnais since 2004. Lyon currently plays in the Division 1 Féminine and are the defending champions, having won the league for thirteen consecutive seasons.

Since the 2010s, Lyon has often been named the strongest women's team in the world, and has been cited as a model for the development of women's football, both in economic and in cultural terms. The team has won six Champions League titles including a record four successive titles from 2016 to 2019, as well as 13 consecutive domestic league titles from 2007 to 2019.

UEFA Women's Euro 2017 qualifying Group 3

Group 3 of the UEFA Women's Euro 2017 qualifying competition consisted of five teams: France, Ukraine, Romania, Greece, and Albania. The composition of the eight groups in the qualifying group stage was decided by the draw held on 20 April 2015.The group was played in home-and-away round-robin format. The group winners qualified directly for the final tournament, while the runners-up also qualified directly if they were one of the six best runners-up among all eight groups (not counting results against the fifth-placed team); otherwise, the runners-up advance to the play-offs.

UEFA Women's Player of the Year Award

The UEFA Women's Player of the Year Award (previously known as the UEFA Best Women's Player in Europe Award) is an association football award given to the female footballer that is considered the best player playing for a football club in Europe during the previous season. The award was announced in 2013, two years after the creation of the UEFA Best Player in Europe Award, the equivalent award for male footballers.Nadine Angerer, Lena Goeßling, and Lotta Schelin made the shortlist for the inaugural year, with Nadine Angerer being selected as the winner on 5 September 2013 during the round of 32 and 16 draws for the 2013–14 UEFA Women's Champions League.

Olympique Lyonnais Féminin – current squad
France squads

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