Player Details


Nadia Nadim


5' 9"

Date of Birth

1.2.1988 (36)



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Career Summary

2017: Appeared in 16 matches (13 starts)...Tallied six goals and three assists during the regular season...Played in both playoff matches, entering as a second-half substitute...Recorded an assist in the NWSL semifinal match against Orlando on Oct. 7...Registered a goal and assist against Washington on Sept. 2...Recorded an assist against Houston on Aug. 19...Tallied her first assist of the campaign in a win on the road against Sky Blue FC on June 3...Registered her second career brace in a 2-2 draw against Boston on May 19...Tallied her 11th career game-winner, tied for the most in NWSL history, scoring her second goal of the season on April 29 against Chicago...Earned her 45th career NWSL start, playing all 90 minutes on the road against North Carolina on April 22...Scored her 10th career goal for the club to become the fifth player in club history to reach double-digit goals in a 2-0 win against Orlando on April 15. 

2016: Started 20 games this season ... Registered an assist against Sky Blue FC on Sept. 25 ... Scored her ninth goal of the season against Western NY on Sept. 11 ... Tallied a hat-trick and an assist against Boston on Sept. 4 ... Scored the game-winning goal, her fifth goal of the season, in a 1-0 win against Seattle on July 30 ... Registered the game-winning goal and tallied an assist against Sky Blue FC on July 2, scoring her fourth goal of the season ... Scored for a second consecutive match, tallying her third goal of the season , in a 2-0 win against Chicago on June 22 ... Converted from the penalty spot, her second goal of the season, against the Western New York Flash on June 17 ... Tallied her first career goal for Thorns FC in a 1-1 draw against Seattle on May 14 ... Started and logged 90 minutes in a road match against FC Kansas City on April 23 ... Made her Thorns FC debut, starting and playing 88 minutes against Orlando on April 17.

2015: Scored four goals in four matches for the eight-time Elitedivisionen champions on loan with Fortuna Hjørring ... Appeared in 18 matches (all starts) for Sky Blue FC, tallying six goals and one assist.

2014: Arriving midseason on loan in June 2014 to Sky Blue FC, Nadim scored seven goals in six games.

2005-12: Began her professional stint with Fortuna Hjørring in 2012 and helped the club win a league title in 2014 ... Started her career in 2005 with B52 Aalborg, while included stints with Team Viborg and seven seasons with IK Skovbakken (2006-12) ... In UEFA Champions League play, Nadim has appeared in 16 matches, across four editions of the tournament, tallying 11 goals. In the 2015-16 edition, Nadim guided Fortuna Hjørring to the Round of 16, tallying four goals in four appearances.

Has earned 73 international caps, tallying 21 goals for the Denmark Women's National Team.

2017: Started in all six matches for Denmark at the 2017 EUROs, scoring two goals and helping lead Denmark to the championship match...Scored the opening goal in the EURO Championship as Denmark fell 4-2 to the Netherlands...Tallied the game-tying goal in a 2-1 upset win over Germany in the quarterfinals...Played all 120 minutes, converting her penalty kick in the shootout, to help Denmark advance past Austria to the final. 2016: Helped Denmark qualify for the UEFA Euro 2017 Championship after scoring a pair of goals in a 5-0 win over Moldova on Sept. 15 and registering one goal in a 2-0 win over Sweden on Sept. 20.