Angela Christ

Angela Anna Christ (born 6 March 1989) is a Dutch football goalkeeper, who plays for Eredivisie club PSV and played for the Netherlands women's national football team.[2]

Angela Christ
Personal information
Full name Angela Anna Christ
Date of birth 6 March 1989 (age 30)
Place of birth Eindhoven, Netherlands
Height 1.67 m (5 ft 6 in)[1]
Playing position Goalkeeper
Club information
Current team
Number 1
Youth career
s.v. Lew
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2002–2004 ODC Boxtel
2004–2007 Saestum
2007–2012 Utrecht 91 (0)
2012– PSV/FC Eindhoven 59 (0)
National team
2009–2017 Netherlands 17 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 19:30, 8 June 2015 (UTC)

Club career

While playing with previous club FC Utrecht she was twice named the Eredivisie's best goalkeeper, in 2010 and 2011.[3] Before Eredivisie's foundation in 2007, she won two Hoofdklasse titles with SV Saestum and had debuted in the top division as a 14-year-old, with ODC Boxtel in 2003–04.[4]

In 2012, she joined PSV/FC Eindhoven ahead of the newly created BeNe League.[5]

International career

Christ made her senior Netherlands women's national football team debut on 13 July 2009, a 3–2 win over South Africa in Amsterdam.[6][7] She was taken to UEFA Women's Euro 2009 in Finland as one of two back-ups to recognised first choice goalkeeper Loes Geurts.

In June 2013 national team coach Roger Reijners selected Christ in the squad for UEFA Women's Euro 2013 in Sweden.[8] She was also part of the Dutch teams of the 2015 FIFA Women's World Cup[1] and the winning team of the UEFA Women's Euro 2017.[9]

On 24 November 2017, she played her 17th match for the national team against Slovakia in a 2019 FIFA Women's World Cup qualification match which the Netherlands won by 5–0, a few days later, she announced her retirement from the national team.[10][11]





  1. ^ a b 2015 World Cup
  2. ^ "Profile". Retrieved 24 June 2015.
  3. ^ Winnaars klassementen Eredivisie 2010-2011 Archived 2012-05-29 at the Wayback Machine Vrouwen Voetbal Nederlands
  4. ^ "Angela Christ". UEFA. Archived from the original on 11 July 2012. Retrieved 27 July 2013.
  5. ^ "Profile". Soccerway. Retrieved 30 November 2016.
  6. ^ "Angela Christ" (in Dutch). Vrouwenvoetbal Nederland. 6 July 2013. Archived from the original on 6 September 2013. Retrieved 27 July 2013.
  7. ^ "Profile". (in Dutch). Retrieved 25 January 2017.
  8. ^ "Trio miss cut in Netherlands squad". UEFA. 30 June 2013. Retrieved 27 July 2013.
  9. ^ "Wiegman kiest Oranjeselectie voor WEURO 2017". (in Dutch). 14 June 2017. Retrieved 16 December 2017.
  10. ^ "Angela Christ zwaait af als international". (in Dutch). 29 November 2017. Retrieved 18 December 2017.
  11. ^ "Keepster Christ stopt bij Oranje". NOS (in Dutch). 30 November 2017. Retrieved 18 December 2017.

External links

2015 FIFA Women's World Cup squads

This is a list of squads of the 2015 FIFA Women's World Cup, an international women's association football tournament that was held in Canada from 6 June until 5 July 2015. The 24 national teams involved in the tournament were required to register a squad of 23 players; only players in these squads were eligible to take part in the tournament. The deadline to submit rosters to FIFA was 25 May 2015.Players marked (c) were named as captain for their national squad. Totals for caps and goals, club affiliations, and ages are as of the opening day of the tournament on 6 June 2015.

2017 Algarve Cup squads

This article lists the squads for the 2017 Algarve Cup, held in Portugal.

Players' ages as of 1 March 2017 – the tournament's opening day.

Chinese Roulette

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Eredivisie (women)

The Eredivisie Vrouwen (Dutch pronunciation: [ˈeːrədiˌvizi]) (Dutch for Honor Division) is the professional women's football league in the Netherlands. Organized by the Royal Dutch Football Association (KNVB) it was established in 2007 and then played for five seasons until 2012 when the leagues of the Netherlands and Belgium merged forming a single combined league (BeNe League). After three seasons the BeNe League folded and the Eredivisie was restarted in the 2015–16 season. The league winner receives a spot in the UEFA Women's Champions League.

FC Utrecht (women)

FC Utrecht Vrouwen was the women's football section of Dutch club FC Utrecht based in Utrecht. Established in 2007, as one of the founding members of the professional Dutch women's football league (Eredivisie Vrouwen) the team competed in the league from its inaugural season (2007–08) until 2011–12 and the BeNe League (Belgian and Dutch combined league) from 2012–13 until the team's dissolution in January 2014. The club won the Dutch Cup once and the Dutch Super Cup once.

PSV Vrouwen

PSV Vrouwen is a Dutch women's football team from Eindhoven representing PSV in the women's Eredivisie. The team was founded in 2012 coincidentally with the establishment of the BeNe League as a joint effort between PSV Eindhoven and FC Eindhoven, and included the names of both clubs in its own, shortened as PSV/FCE. Following the dissolution of the championship after the 2014–15 season the team was registered in the Eredivisie, now just as PSV's women's team.So far its major success are three 3rd positions in both the BeNe League and the Eredivisie and two lost Cup finals.

Petra Dugardein

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Sari van Veenendaal

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UEFA Women's Euro 2009 squads

This article lists all the confirmed national football squads for the UEFA Women's Euro 2009.

Players marked (c) were named as captain for their national squad.

UEFA Women's Euro 2013 squads

The following is a list of squads for each nation competing at UEFA Women's Euro 2013, an international football tournament held in Sweden from 10 July until 28 July 2013. The 12 national teams involved in the tournament were required to register a squad of 23 players; only players in these squads were eligible to take part in the tournament.

Before announcing their final squad for the tournament, teams were required to name a preliminary squad of 40 players by 10 June 2013, 30 days before the start of the tournament. The preliminary squad would then have to be cut to a final 23, three of which had to be goalkeepers, by 30 June 2013 (midnight CET). Replacement of seriously injured players is permitted until immediately before the team in question's first game, though replacement players must be drawn from the preliminary squad of 40.The squads were published on 3 July 2013, with Russia being the only national squad made up entirely of players from home-based clubs, while Iceland named the most foreign-based players with 13.

Players marked (c) were named as captain for their national squad.

Number of caps, players' club teams and players' age as of 10 July 2013: the tournament's opening day.

UEFA Women's Euro 2017 squads

Each national team have to submit a squad of 23 players, three of whom must be goalkeepers. If a player is injured or ill severely enough to prevent her participation in the tournament before her team's first match, she can be replaced by another player. The squad list must be published no later than 10 days before the tournaments opening match.Age, caps, goals and clubs are correct as of 16 July 2017.

Netherlands squads


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