Lineth Beerensteyn

Lineth Beerensteyn (born 11 October 1996) is a Dutch football forward who plays for Bayern Munich,[1] having previously played for FC Twente.

Lineth Beerensteyn
Lineth Beerensteyn BL FCB gg. 1. FC Koeln Muenchen-1
Lineth Beerensteyn in 2017
Personal information
Full name Lineth Beerensteyn
Date of birth 11 October 1996 (age 22)
Place of birth The Hague, Netherlands
Height 1.61 m (5 ft 3 in)
Playing position Forward
Club information
Current team
Bayern Munich
Number 6
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2012–2016 ADO Den Haag 85 (39)
2016–2017 FC Twente 21 (9)
2017– Bayern Munich 28 (5)
National team
2012–2013 Netherlands U17 5 (0)
2014–2015 Netherlands U19 8 (2)
2016– Netherlands 39 (9)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 22 April 2019 (UTC)
‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 23:05, 8 June 2018

International career

On 4 June 2016, she made her debut for the Dutch national team, in a friendly match against South Africa.[2]

She was part of the Dutch team which won the UEFA Women's Euro 2017.[3]

International goals

Scores and results list the Netherlands goal tally first.[4]
Goal Date Venue Opponent Score Result Competition
1. 20 October 2016 Tony Macaroni Arena, Livingston, Scotland  Scotland 2–0 7–0 Friendly
2. 20 January 2017 Pinatar Arena, San Pedro del Pinatar, Spain  Romania 1–1 7–1 Friendly
3. 24 January 2017  Russia 3–0 4–0 Friendly
4. 28 February 2018 Bela Vista Municipal Stadium, Parchal, Portugal  Japan 2–0 6–2 2018 Algarve Cup
5. 10 April 2018 Tallaght Stadium, Dublin, Republic of Ireland  Republic of Ireland 1–0 2–0 2019 FIFA Women's World Cup qualification
6. 8 June 2018 Shamrock Park, Portadown, Northern Ireland  Northern Ireland 1–0 5–0 2019 FIFA Women's World Cup qualification
7. 5 October 2018 Rat Verlegh Stadion, Breda, Netherlands  Denmark 1–0 2–0 2019 FIFA World Cup qualifier – Play-off SF
8. 9 October 2018 Viborg Stadium, Viborg, Denmark  Denmark 1–0
2019 FIFA World Cup qualifier – Play-off SF
9. 2–0
10. 20 June 2019 Stade Auguste-Delaune, Reims, France  Canada 2–1 2–1 2019 FIFA Women's World Cup



ADO Den Haag




Netherlands U19





  1. ^ "FCB-Frauen holen Lineth Beerensteyn". (in German). 8 July 2017. Retrieved 8 July 2017.
  2. ^ "Leeuwinnen verslaan Zuid-Afrika". (in Dutch). 4 June 2016. Retrieved 15 December 2017.
  3. ^ "Wiegman kiest Oranjeselectie voor WEURO 2017". (in Dutch). 14 June 2017. Retrieved 15 December 2017.
  4. ^ "Profile". (in Dutch). Retrieved 15 December 2017.
  5. ^ "Finale Algarve Cup tussen Oranjevrouwen en Zweden afgelast" (in Dutch). Retrieved 7 March 2018.

External links

2014–15 BeNe League

The 2014–15 BeNe League was the third and last season of the Belgium and Netherlands' women's football top level league. The defending champion was FC Twente. The season started on 29 August 2014 and was played in a single division. The season finished on 8 May 2015.

Following this season, Belgium and the Netherlands will have their own top level league again. The BeNe League initiative was ended because Dutch clubs and the Dutch FA failed to come to an agreement regarding the clubs' financial participation for the following seasons. The Dutch FA also questioned the lack of competitiveness.After the season, the Netherlands revived the Eredivisie as top league and Belgium created a new Super League.

2015–16 Eredivisie (women)

The 2015–16 Eredivisie Vrouwen was the sixth season of the Netherlands women's professional football league, and the first season since 2011–12. The Eredivisie returned after a three-season period, when it was replaced by the BeNe League, which involved teams from the Netherlands and Belgium. The season took place from 21 August 2015 to 20 May 2016 with seven teams. FC Twente won its second Eredivisie title and became Dutch champions for a fourth consecutive year (including the BeNe League period).

2016–17 Eredivisie (women)

The 2016–17 Eredivisie Vrouwen was the seventh season of the Netherlands women's professional football league. The season took place from 2 September 2016 to 26 May 2017 with eight teams. Defending champions FC Twente finished runners-up behind Ajax, who won their first Dutch championship.

2018 Algarve Cup

The 2018 Algarve Cup was the 25th edition of the Algarve Cup, an invitational women's football tournament held annually in Portugal. It took place from 28 February to 7 March 2018.Because the final between the Netherlands and Sweden was cancelled, the trophy was awarded to both teams.

2018 Algarve Cup squads

This article lists the squads for the 2018 Algarve Cup, held in Portugal.

The age listed for each player is as of 28 February 2018 – the tournament's opening day. The number of caps and goals listed for each player does 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. The nationality for each club reflects the national association (not the league) to which the club is affiliated.

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 Final

The 2019 FIFA Women's World Cup Final was a football match which determined the winner of the 2019 FIFA Women's World Cup. It was the eighth final of the FIFA Women's World Cup, a quadrennial tournament contested by the women's national teams of the member associations of FIFA. The match was played on 7 July 2019 at the Parc Olympique Lyonnais in Décines-Charpieu, a suburb of Lyon, France.

The final was contested by the United States, the defending champion, and the Netherlands, in their first final. The United States won 2–0, earning their second consecutive and fourth overall Women's World Cup title, with second-half goals scored by co-captain Megan Rapinoe from the penalty spot and Rose Lavelle. With the win, the U.S. became the second team to win consecutive titles after Germany's victories in 2003 and 2007. The team's coach, Jill Ellis, became the first manager to win two Women's World Cup titles.

Each finalist was the reigning champion of its respective confederation, with the United States having won the 2018 CONCACAF Women's Championship and the Netherlands having won UEFA Women's Euro 2017.

2019 FIFA Women's World Cup Group E

Group E of the 2019 FIFA Women's World Cup took place from 10 to 20 June 2019. The group consisted of Cameroon, Canada, the Netherlands and New Zealand. The top two teams, the Netherlands and Canada, along with the third-placed team, Cameroon (as one of the four best third-placed teams), advanced to the round of 16.

2019 FIFA Women's World Cup knockout stage

The knockout stage of the 2019 FIFA Women's World Cup was the second and final stage of the competition, following the group stage. It began on 22 June with the round of 16 and ended on 7 July with the final match, held at the Parc Olympique Lyonnais in Décines-Charpieu. A total of 16 teams (the top two teams from each group, along with the four best third-placed teams) advanced to the knockout stage to compete in a single-elimination style tournament.All times listed are local, CEST (UTC+2).

2019 FIFA Women's World Cup qualification – UEFA Group 3

UEFA Group 3 of the 2019 FIFA Women's World Cup qualification competition consisted of five teams: Norway, the Netherlands, the Republic of Ireland, Slovakia, and Northern Ireland. 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 15 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).

2019 FIFA Women's World Cup qualification – UEFA play-offs

The UEFA play-offs of the 2019 FIFA Women's World Cup qualification competition involve the four runners-up with the best records among all seven groups in the qualifying group stage.

Best Female Football Player Of The Year Award (Europe)

Best Female Football Player Of The Year Award (Europe)

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.

FC Twente Vrouwen

FC Twente Vrouwen is the women's football section of Dutch club FC Twente based in Enschede. Founded in 2007, it is one of the founding members of the professional Dutch women's football league (Eredivisie Vrouwen) competing in the league since its inaugural season. The club has won the Eredivisie five times, the BeNe League twice and the Dutch Cup twice. Its home ground is the Sportpark Slangenbeek in Hengelo with occasional matches (UEFA Women's Champions League knockout stage and other important matches) being played at the De Grolsch Veste.

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).

Netherlands at the FIFA Women's World Cup

Netherlands have participated two times at the FIFA Women's World Cup: in 2015, in 2019. The have reached the 2nd round in 2015 and the final in 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.

UEFA Women's Euro 2017 Group A

Group A of UEFA Women's Euro 2017 contained Belgium, Denmark, Netherlands and Norway. The matches were played from 16 to 24 July 2017.

UEFA Women's Euro 2017 knockout stage

The knockout phase of UEFA Women's Euro 2017 began on 29 July 2017 and ended on 6 August 2017 with the final.All times local (UTC+2).

FC Bayern Munich (women) – current squad
Netherlands squads


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