The 2013 FIFA Women’s World Player of the Year winner and captain of the Germany Women’s National Team, goalkeeper Nadine Angerer signed with Portland Thorns FC on Jan. 13, 2014, as a discovery player.
2014: Appeared in 22 matches (all starts) for the club ... Logged 1,917 minutes in goal, third most in the NWSL ... Ranked fourth in the league in saves (74) and shutouts (4) ... Finished the season with eight wins, ranking her fifth in the NWSL ... Recorded a season-high seven saves in back-to-back matches against Houston on May 14 and Western New York on May 21 ... Stopped a penalty kick May 14 at Houston and Aug. 10 at Boston ... Made her Thorns FC debut April 12, recording two saves and earning her first NWSL shutout in a 1-0 road win at Houston.
2013-14: Was awarded the FIFA Ballon d’Or as the Women’s World Player of the Year in January 2014 ...
2012-2013: Earned the 2013 UEFA Best Women’s Player in Europe Award for her performance with the Germany Women’s National Team during the 2013 UEFA Women’s European Championship and with 1. FFC Frankfurt during the 2012-13 Frauen Bundesliga campaign ... Signed with Australian W-League
2011-12: Appeared in 12 league matches, missing time with a knee injury ... Helped 1. FFC Frankfurt reach the finals of the 2011-12 Frauen DFB-Pokal, Germany’s domestic cup competition, with a 5-1 quarterfinal win over Turbine Potsdam on Dec. 4, 2011 ... Did not play in the semifinals or final … Started four matches for 1. FFC Frankfurt in the 2011-12 UEFA Women’s Champions League, helping the club to a 5-1 aggregate win over Denmark’s Stabaek FK and a 4-2 aggregate win over French side Paris Saint-Germain in the Round of 16 ... Did not play the remainder of the tournament due to injury as 1. FFC Frankfurt made it to the final match, falling 2-0 against Lyon of France.
2010-11: Made 21 appearances as 1. FFC Frankfurt finished one point shy of the top of the table and qualified for the 2011-12 UEFA Women’s Champions League tournament ... Helped the club post the fewest goals against during the season, as 1. FFC Frankfurt conceded just 16 goals in 22 matches and finished with a plus-87 goal differential ... 2009-10: Started all 22 league matches for 1. FFC Frankfurt, helping the club to a thirdplace finish ... 2008-09: Played the 2008 Swedish Damallsvenskan season with Djugårdens IF ... Signed with 1. FFC Frankfurt in January 2009 and made 12 appearances during the second half of the 2008-09 Frauen Bundesliga season.
2007-08: Appeared in the first three matches of the season for Turbine Potsdam.
2006-07: Started all 22 league matches for Turbine Potsdam.
2005-06: Made 20 league appearances as Turbine Potsdam won the double, claiming the Frauen Bundesliga title and its third straight Frauen DFB-Pokal trophy ... Helped the club reach the 2005-06 UEFA Women’s Cup Final (now called UEFA Women’s Champions League), falling 7-2 on aggregate against 1. FFC Frankfurt.
2004-05: Logged time in 19 league games for Turbine Potsdam ... Helped the team capture its second consecutive Frauen DFB-Pokal trophy ... Guided Turbine Potsdam to its first international title, winning the 2004-05 UEFA Women’s Cup 5-1 on aggregate over Swedish club Djugårdens IF.
2003-04: Appeared in 19 league games, helping Turbine Potsdam win its first Frauen Bundesliga title as the club conceded just 17 goals in 22 matches ... Turbine Potsdam won the league and cup double, also raising the Frauen DFB-Pokal trophy.
2002-03: Spent the season with Turbine Potsdam, going down to the final game of the year to decide the league champion … A scoreless draw between leaders 1. FFC Frankfurt and Turbine Potsdam saw 1. FFC Frankfurt hold on for the league title ... Angerer started and recorded the shutout in the draw.
2001-02: Joined Turbine Potsdam before the season from FC Bayern Munich ... 2000-01: Helped Bayern
INTERNATIONAL: 2013: Played all six games and conceded just one goal as the Germany Women’s National Team won its sixth consecutive UEFA Women’s European Championship with a 1-0 victory against Norway ... Saved a penalty kick in each half of the tournament’s final match ... Started each of the first three 2015 FIFA Women’s World Cup qualifying matches for Germany, conceding no goals in wins over Russia, Slovenia and Croatia ... Took part in six international friendlies during the calendar year, including a 3-3 draw
PERSONAL: Involved as an ambassador for Football for Unity Worldwide ... Mother, Petra, was once a successful triathlete ... Is scared of snakes ... Owns dozens of hats and wears them on nearly all occasions ... Works a physiotherapist apprenticeship during her time playing for Turbine Potsdam ... Owns an old, green VW Bus.