Lina Magull

Lina Maria Magull (born 15 August 1994) is a German footballer. She is currently playing for Bayern Munich and the Germany national team.[2][3]

Lina Magull
Lina Magull BL FCB gg. SC Freiburg Muenchen-4
Magull with SC Freiburg in 2016
Personal information
Full name Lina Maria Magull[1]
Date of birth 15 August 1994 (age 24)
Place of birth Dortmund, Germany
Height 1.66 m (5 ft 5 in)
Playing position Midfielder
Club information
Current team
Bayern Munich
Youth career
1999–2002 Hörder SC
2002–2007 Hombrucher SV
2008–2009 SuS Kaiserau
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2009–2012 FSV Gütersloh 2009 38 (23)
2012–2015 VfL Wolfsburg 42 (9)
2015–2018 SC Freiburg 62 (29)
2018– Bayern Munich 15 (6)
National team
2008–2009 Germany U-15 8 (2)
2010–2011 Germany U-17 17 (7)
2011–2013 Germany U-19 17 (11)
2012–2014 Germany U-20 17 (3)
2015– Germany 36 (9)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 4 September 2018
‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 18:30, 29 June 2019 (UTC)

Club career

Youth career

Lina Magull started her youth career playing for Hörder SC from 1999 to 2002. She spent the next six years with Hombrucher SV where she played in an all-boy team. In 2008, she moved in the course of her appointment at the girls' boarding school of the Football and Athletics Association of Westfalia in SuS Kaiserau's youth team C (boys).

Senior career

One year later she started her senior career with the second division side FSV Gütersloh 2009 and helped them gain the promotion to the Bundesliga. In the season 2012/13 Magull signed a contract with VfL Wolfsburg. She made her Frauen-Bundesliga debut on 23 September 2012 in the devastating 6–0 victory against VfL Sindelfingen.[4][5] Just four days later, she successfully came on to make her Champions League debut in VfL Wolfsburg's 5–1 away win against the Polish club Unia Racibórz.[6] On 14 November 2012, Magull scored her first league goal for VfL Wolfsburg against her former club Gütersloh in a game which eventually ended with 10–0 victory to Wolfsburg.[7] She won the 2012–13 treble with Wolfsburg. On 12 November 2014, Magull scored two goals against SV Neulengbach to help Wolfsburg past through to the quarter-final of the 2014-15 UEFA Women's Champions League.[8]

On 21 May 2015, she extended her contract with Wolfsburg which will keep her at the German club until 2018. In addition, she was also loaned out to play for the Bundesliga side SC Freiburg so that she will have more chances to develop her career.[9] In May 2016, her loan at SC Freiburg was extended for another year, running until 2017.[10]

International career

Lina Magull has been chosen to represent junior teams by the German Football Association since 2008. In 2010 and 2011, she played in the UEFA Women's Under-17 Championship and finished in the third place respectively. She participated in the German squad competing in the 2012 FIFA U-20 Women's World Cup in Japan. In the second group game against Ghana, Magull scored the only winning goal in injury time of the second half to help Germany secure their place in the quarter-final.[11] Germany eventually reached the final but lost 0–1 to the United States. In 2013, she played in the 2013 UEFA Women's Under-19 Championship in Wales and reached the semi-finals, where her Germany were defeated 1–2 by France. In her second FIFA U-20 Women's World Cup in Canada, Germany, under Magull's captaincy, became the champions after a 1–0 victory after extra time against Nigeria.

On 13 October 2015, Magull (along with Mandy Islacker) was called up to the Germany senior team for the first time in preparation for the two UEFA Women's Euro 2017 qualifiers against Russia and Turkey.[12] At the 2019 Women's World Cup, she scored a goal in Germany's 4-0 win over South Africa.[13] She scored Germany's lone goal in their 2-1 quarterfinal defeat against Sweden. [14]

International goals

Scores and results list Germany's goal tally first:






  1. ^ "FIFA U-20 Women's World Cup Canada 2014 – List of Players" (PDF).
  2. ^ "VfL Wolfsburg – Lina Magull". Retrieved 10 October 2014.
  3. ^ "Team und Trainerin :: U20-Frauen :: Frauen :: Mannschaften :: DFB – Deutscher Fussball-Bund e.V." Retrieved 10 October 2014.
  4. ^ "Liveticker: VfL Wolfsburg – VfL Sindelfingen 6:0 (Vrouwen Bundesliga 2012/2013, 3. Ronde)". (in Dutch). Retrieved 22 October 2014.
  5. ^ Vollmer, Frank (23 September 2012). "FRAUEN BUNDESLIGA: VFL WOLFSBURG VS. VFL SINDELFINGEN 6:0 (3:0)". Archived from the original on 10 March 2014. Retrieved 22 October 2014.
  6. ^ "Lina Magull -". Retrieved 22 October 2014.
  7. ^ "Liveticker: VfL Wolfsburg – FSV Gütersloh 2009 10:0 (Frauen Bundesliga 2012/2013, 1. Spieltag)".
  8. ^ "7:0 gegen Neulengbach: Wolfsburg locker weiter". (in German). DFB. Retrieved 12 November 2014.
  10. ^ "Loan extended". VfL Wolfsburg. 17 May 2016. Retrieved 7 October 2016.
  11. ^ "Ghana 0–1 Germany". Retrieved 24 October 2014.
  12. ^ "EM-Qualifikation: Neid beruft Magull und Islacker". DFB. 13 October 2015. Retrieved 13 October 2015.
  13. ^ "Germany beats South Africa 4-0 to win World Cup group". Fox Sports. Retrieved 17 June 2019.
  14. ^ "FIFA Women's World Cup 2019 Match Report". Retrieved 1 July 2019.

External links

2012 FIFA U-20 Women's World Cup

The 2012 FIFA U-20 Women's World Cup was the 6th edition of the tournament. The tournament was played in Japan from 19 August to 8 September, with sixteen national football soccer teams and mark the first hosting of a FIFA women's football tournament in the country.The host nation were to be decided on 19 March 2010 but was postponed by FIFA to give bidders more time to prepare their bids.On 3 March 2011 FIFA initially awarded the World Cup to Uzbekistan. However, on 18 December 2011 FIFA had the tournament stripped from this country for problems with the bid and named Japan as a possible host. Japan was officially announced as host on 8 February 2012.

2012–13 DFB-Pokal Frauen

The DFB-Pokal 2012–13 was the 33rd season of the cup competition, Germany's second-most important title in women's football.

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 La Manga Women Tournament

The 2014 La Manga Women Tournament is an exhibition international football (soccer) competition featuring football, which was held in February and March 2014. All matches were played in La Manga Stadium in La Manga Club, Spain.

2014–15 DFB-Pokal Frauen

The DFB-Pokal 2014–15 was the 35th season of the cup competition, Germany's second-most important title in women's football.

Wolfsburg won their second title after beating Frankfurt 3–0 in the final.

2016–17 Frauen-Bundesliga

The 2016–17 season of the Frauen-Bundesliga was the 27th season of Germany's premier women's football league. Bayern Munich were the defending champions.

VfL Wolfsburg secured their third title.

2017–18 Frauen-Bundesliga

The 2017–18 season of the Frauen-Bundesliga was the 28th season of Germany's premier women's football league. It ran from 2 September 2017 to 3 June 2018.

The fixtures were published on 10 July 2017.VfL Wolfsburg won their second straight and fourth overall title.

2018 in women's association football

The following are the football (soccer) events of the year 2018 throughout the world.


2019 FIFA Women's World Cup

The 2019 FIFA Women's World Cup was the eighth edition of the FIFA Women's World Cup, the quadrennial international football championship contested by 24 women's national teams representing member associations of FIFA. It took place between 7 June and 7 July 2019, with 52 matches staged in nine cities in France, which was awarded the right to host the event in March 2015, the first time the country hosted the tournament. The tournament was the first Women's World Cup to use the video assistant referee (VAR) system.

The United States entered the competition as defending champions after winning the 2015 edition in Canada and successfully defended their title with a 2–0 victory over the Netherlands in the final. In doing so, they secured their record fourth title and became the second nation, after Germany, to have successfully retained the title.

2019 FIFA Women's World Cup Group B

Group B of the 2019 FIFA Women's World Cup took place from 8 to 17 June 2019. The group consisted of China PR, Germany, South Africa and Spain. The top two teams, Germany and Spain, along with the third-placed team, China PR (as one of the four best third-placed teams), advanced to the round of 16.

2019 FIFA Women's World Cup qualification – UEFA Group 5

UEFA Group 5 of the 2019 FIFA Women's World Cup qualification competition consisted of five teams: Germany, Iceland, the Czech Republic, Slovenia, and the Faroe Islands (which advanced from the preliminary round). The composition of the seven groups in the qualifying group stage was decided by the draw held on 25 April 2017, with the teams seeded according to their coefficient ranking.The group was played in home-and-away round-robin format between 14 September 2017 and 4 September 2018. The group winners qualified for the final tournament, while the runners-up advanced to the play-offs if they were one of the four best runners-up among all seven groups (not counting results against the fifth-placed team).

Annabel Jäger

Annabel Jäger (born 6 January 1994) is a German football midfielder, currently playing for Cloppenburg in the 1. Bundesliga.As an Under-17 international, she played the 2011 U-17 European Championship where she was the tournament's top joint scorer with teammate Lina Magull.

FC Bayern Munich (women)

FC Bayern Munich Women is a German football club based in Munich, Bavaria. It currently plays in the Frauen-Bundesliga, the top women's league in Germany.

Fritz Walter Medal

The Fritz Walter Medal is a series of annual awards given by the German Football Association to youth footballers in Germany. First awarded in 2005, it is named in honour of Fritz Walter, captain of West Germany's 1954 FIFA World Cup-winning team.

Germany at the FIFA Women's World Cup

The Germany women's national football team has represented Germany at the FIFA Women's World Cup on eight occasions in 1991, 1995, 1999, 2003, 2007, 2011, 2015 and 2019. They have won the title twice and were runners-up once. They also reached the fourth place in 1991 and in 2015.

*Denotes draws including knockout matches decided on penalty kicks.

**Gold background colour indicates that the tournament was won.

***Red border color indicates tournament was held on home soil.


Lina is a common female given name in Sweden, Estonia, Latvia, and Lithuania, especially among those born after 1980. It has roots in old Persian, Greek, German, and Arabic.

In 2011 it was one of the most popular female given names in Germany. It was initially used as a shortened form of names such as Karolina, Nikolina, Adelina, Evelina and Paulina. Since "-lina" is a diminutive suffix, it has no meaning of its own in Swedish. The Danish and Norwegian form is "Line".

The Greek writing is Λίνα. In Greek, it means "sunlight", and also refers to the olive crown used for a hero.

In Persian it means "light", "a ray of sunlight" or "pretty girl".

Lina is also a short form of any female name ending in "-lina", such as Angelina, Evangelina, Carolina, Melina.

Lina is the female form of Linas, a common given name among people of Lithuanian descent. It can also be construed as a rarefeminine form of Linus.

In the Russian language, Lina (Ли́на) is a diminutive form of the female name Avelina.In Arabic "Lina" (لينة) refers to a small, young palm tree. It means "tender" or "tenderness".

The name Lina also has roots in France and China. In Chinese, "Li" (丽) means "pretty" and "Na" (娜) means "elegant".

List of FIFA Women's World Cup goalscorers

This article lists each country's goalscorers in the FIFA Women's World Cup. There are 373 goalscorers for the 917 goals scored at the 8 editions of the World Cup final tournaments.


Numbers in green means the player finished as the tournament top scorer (or joint top scorer).

UEFA Women's Euro 2017 Group B

Group B of UEFA Women's Euro 2017 contained Germany, Italy, Russia and Sweden. The matches were played from 17 to 25 July 2017.

UEFA Women's Euro 2017 qualifying Group 5

Group 5 of the UEFA Women's Euro 2017 qualifying competition consisted of five teams: Germany, Russia, Hungary, Turkey, and Croatia. 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.

Magull – goals for Germany
# Date Location Opponent Score Result Competition
1. 25 October 2015 Sandhausen, Germany  Turkey 5–0 7–0 UEFA Women's Euro 2017 qualifying
2. 6–0
3. 24 October 2017 Großaspach, Germany  Faroe Islands 7–0 11–0 2019 FIFA Women's World Cup qualifying
4. 10 April 2018 Domžale, Slovenia  Slovenia 1–0 4–0
5. 4 September 2018 Tórshavn, Faroe Islands  Faroe Islands 2–0 8–0
6. 5–0
7. 10 November 2018 Osnabrück, Germany  Italy 1–0 5–2 Friendly
8. 17 June 2019 Montpellier, France  South Africa 4–0 4–0 2019 FIFA Women's World Cup
9. 29 June 2019 Rennes, France  Sweden 1–0 1–2 2019 FIFA Women's World Cup
SC Freiburg (women) – current squad
Germany squads


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