Inessa Kaagman

Inessa Kaagman (born 17 April 1996) is a Dutch professional footballer who plays as a midfielder for Everton and the Netherlands national team.[1]

Inessa Kaagman
Personal information
Full name Inessa Kaagman
Date of birth 17 April 1996 (age 23)
Place of birth Hoorn, Netherlands
Playing position Midfielder
Club information
Current team
Number 8
Youth career
2008–2013 Hollandia B1
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2013–2018 Ajax 102 (15)
2018– Everton 19 (4)
National team
Netherlands U15
2012–2013 Netherlands U17 9 (0)
2013–2015 Netherlands U19 17 (4)
2019– Netherlands 2 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 10:49, 13 May 2019 (UTC)
‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 10:49, 13 May 2019 (UTC)

Club career

Kaagman joined Ajax in 2013, having spent her youth with Hollandia B1.[2] Her debut arrived on 30 August during a BeNe League draw away to Club Brugge, which was one of eighteen appearances in 2013–14.[1] She scored twice in eleven matches in 2014–15, prior to netting four goals in twenty-four matches in the newly reformed Eredivisie.[1] In the following two campaigns, Kaagman scored nine more goals; including her last for Ajax on 6 May 2018 vs. PEC Zwolle.[1] She won two Eredivisie titles with Ajax.[1] On 22 May 2018, Everton exchanged Marthe Munsterman for Kaagman.[3][4] Her professional debut came on 9 September vs. Birmingham City.[1]

International career

Kaagman represented the Netherlands at youth level, firstly with the U15s.[1][5] She won nine caps for the U17s in qualification for the UEFA Women's Under-17 Championships between 2012 and 2013.[1] In July 2014, Kaagman was part of the Dutch squad that won the 2014 UEFA Women's Under-19 Championship in Norway, she scored once (vs. Belgium in the groups) as the Netherlands beat Spain in the final.[1] They failed to qualify for the 2015 UEFA Women's Under-19 Championship, but Kaagman scored three qualifying goals.[1] Kaagman received a call-up to the seniors for a 2019 World Cup qualifier against Norway in August 2018 but didn't feature.[6]

Kaagman made her senior international debut on 19 January 2019 against South Africa, featuring for the first half of a victory at the Cape Town Stadium in front of 27,000 fans.[7] She was selected for the 2019 FIFA Women's World Cup by manager Sarina Wiegman.[8]

Career statistics


As of 13 May 2019.[1]
Club statistics
Club Season League Cup League Cup Continental Other Total
Division Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals
Ajax 2013–14 BeNe League 18 0 0 0 0 0 18 0
2014–15 11 2 0 0 0 0 11 2
2015–16 Eredivisie 24 4 0 0 0 0 24 4
2016–17 26 2 0 0 0 0 26 2
2017–18 23 7 0 0 4[a] 0 0 0 27 7
Total 102 15 0 0 4 0 0 0 106 15
Everton 2018–19 FA WSL 19 4 1 0 3 1 0 0 23 5
Career total 121 19 1 0 3 1 4 0 0 0 129 20
  1. ^ Appearance(s) in the UEFA Women's Champions League


As of 13 May 2019.[1]
National team Year Apps Goals
Netherlands 2019 3 0
Total 3 0


Netherlands U19[1]
  • Ajax Talent of the Year: 2014–15


  1. ^ a b c d e f g h i j k l m n "Netherlands - I. Kaagman". Soccerway. 14 September 2018. Retrieved 14 September 2018.
  2. ^ "Kaagman naar Ajax vrouwen". NH Nieuws. 13 April 2013. Retrieved 14 September 2018.
  3. ^ "Everton Ladies: Inessa Kaagman joins from Ajax to replace Marthe Munsterman". BBC Sport. 22 May 2018. Retrieved 14 September 2018.
  4. ^ a b "Ajax raakt Inessa Kaagman kwijt aan Everton". Het Amsterdamsche Voetbal. 22 May 2015. Retrieved 14 September 2018.
  5. ^ "Ajax Midfielder To Join Blue Girls". Everton. 22 May 2015. Retrieved 14 September 2018.
  6. ^ "Kaagman Earns Maiden Holland Call-Up". Everton. 22 August 2018. Retrieved 14 September 2018.
  7. ^ "Kaagman Never Expected Holland Debut In Front Of 27,000 People". Everton. 13 February 2019. Retrieved 24 March 2019.
  8. ^ "Sarina Wiegman names Netherlands Women's World Cup squad". KNVB. 10 April 2019. Retrieved 13 May 2019.

External links

2014 UEFA Women's Under-19 Championship

The UEFA Women's Under-19 Championship 2014 Final Tournament was held in Norway from 15 to 27 July 2014. The first qualification matches were played on 21 September 2013.

A competition record of 48 participating nations was set. For the first time Albania, Malta and Montenegro enter the competition.The Netherlands won the final over Spain 1–0.

2016–17 PEC Zwolle (women) season

The 2016–17 season is PEC Zwolle's 7th season of play in the Eredivisie and also its 7th consecutive season in the top flight of Dutch football for women.

2017–18 PEC Zwolle (women) season

The 2017–18 season is PEC Zwolle's 8th season of play in the Eredivisie and also its 8th consecutive season in the top flight of Dutch football for women.

2018–19 Everton L.F.C. season

The 2018-19 season is Everton Ladies Football Club's second season competing in the FA Women's Super League since being promoted after winning the 2017 WSL2 Spring Series, and being one of the league's foundation clubs.Ahead of the 2018-19 season, Everton announced that they would play the first half of the season at Merseyrail Community Stadium.

2019 FIFA Women's World Cup squads

This is a list of squads of the 2019 FIFA Women's World Cup, an international women's association football tournament being held in France from 7 June until 7 July 2019. Each of the 24 national teams involved in the tournament had to provide to FIFA a preliminary squad of between 23 and 50 players by 26 April 2019, which FIFA did not publish. From the preliminary squad, each team named a final squad of 23 players (three of whom must be goalkeepers) by 24 May 2019. FIFA published the 23-player final lists, with the squad numbers, on their website on 27 May 2019. Players in the final squad could be replaced by a player from the preliminary squad due to serious injury or illness up to 24 hours prior to kickoff of the team's first match.The age listed for each player is on 7 June 2019, the first day of the tournament. The numbers of caps and goals listed for each player do not include any matches played after the start of the tournament. The club listed is the club for which the player last played a competitive match prior to the tournament. A flag is included for coaches that are of a different nationality than their own national team.

Everton L.F.C.

Everton Ladies Football Club are a women's association football team from the city of Liverpool, who compete in the FA WSL 1, the first division of women's football in England. Formed in 1983 as Hoylake W.F.C., they are now part of Everton F.C. but play their home games at Haig Avenue in Southport. The team have won the Premier League National Division once, the Premier League Cup once, and the FA Women's Cup twice.

List of AFC Ajax (women) players

This article is about past and present players of AFC Ajax Vrouwen. For a list of all Ajax Vrouwen players with a Wikipedia article, see Category:AFC Ajax Vrouwen players. For the current squad, see AFC Ajax Vrouwen#Current squad.

This list includes past and present footballers who have played/play for Ajax Vrouwen.

List of foreign FA Women's Super League players

The FA Women's Super League (FA WSL or WSL) is the highest league of women's football in England. The league, which started in 2011, was divided in two separate divisions (WSL 1 and WSL 2) from 2014; only the WSL 1 is considered in this list. The following players must meet both of the following two criteria:

Have played at least one FA WSL game. Players who were signed by WSL clubs, but only played in lower league, cup and/or European games, or did not play in any competitive games at all, are not included.

Are considered foreign, i.e., outside United Kingdom, or Ireland determined by the following:A player is considered foreign if she is not eligible to play for the national teams of England, Scotland, Wales, Northern Ireland or The Republic of IrelandMore specifically:

If a player has been capped on international level, the national team is used; if she has been capped by more than one country, the highest level (or the most recent) team is used. These include British/Irish players with dual citizenship.

If a player has not been capped on international level, her country of birth is used, except those who were born abroad from British parents or moved to the United Kingdom at a young age, and those who clearly indicated to have switched her nationality to another nation.Clubs listed are those for which the player has played at least one FA WSL game.

In bold: players who have played at least one FA WSL game in the current season (2018–19), and the clubs for which they have played. They include players who have subsequently left the club, but do not include current players of a WSL club who have not played a WSL game in the current season.

Last updated: FA WSL matches played on 24 March 2019.

Netherlands women's national football team

The Netherlands women's national football team (Dutch: Nederlands vrouwenvoetbalelftal) is directed by the Royal Dutch Football Association (KNVB), which is a member of UEFA and FIFA.

In 1971, the team played the first women's international football match recognized by FIFA against France. They have played at the final tournament of the 2009, 2013, and 2017 UEFA Women's Championship and were champions in 2017. They have played at the final tournament of the 2015 FIFA Women's World Cup for the first time, and reached thirteenth place. They have also played at the final tournament in the 2019 edition, losing 2-0 the final against the United States.

The nicknames for the team are Oranje (Orange) and Leeuwinnen (Lionesses). Sarina Wiegman has been head coach since January 2017. As of July 2019, the team is ranked number 3 in the FIFA Women's World Rankings.

Everton L.F.C. – current squad


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