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Mandalena Christou

Never give up! Never stop dreaming!! Always try hard! Give the best and SHOW THEM WHAT YOU GOT!

Favorite quote:  Actions speak louder than words.

Hobby: watching TV.

Favorite place in Cyprus? Limassol.

Favorite food: Burritos.

Winter or summer? Summer.

Who are you gonna support next World Cup? Spain.

How about in the Women’s World Cup? USA.

Favorite football player (man/ woman)? Peter Schmeichel and Hope Solo.

Besides football, do you play another sport? No.

One dream: My dream is to compete in the Women’s World Cup with Cyprus Women’s National Team.


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About her Career

 

When did you start playing?

I started when I was 12 years old but became a goalkeeper when I was 20 years old.

Clubs you have played?

Apollon Ladies 2010-2014, AEK Kokkinochorion 2014-2015, Anorthosis 2015-2016, Apollon Ladies 2016-present.

Highlight/ favorite moment?

When I saved 2 penalties and helped my team win the Super Cup against Barcelona FA and When I was voted for the best goalkeeper in Cyprus.

National Team?

Yes, since 2010.

What’s the best part about playing in Cyprus?

The weather I guess.

And what do you believe is the big challenge about playing in Cyprus?

Although most of the games are easy we still have to be the best, be ready and prepared for the Champions League… that’s the challenge!

Any advice for the next generation of Cypriot players?

Never give up! Never stop dreaming!! Always try hard! Give the best and SHOW THEM WHAT YOU GOT!

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