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Hedvig and Maria win FA Cup

The Swedish goalkeeper Hedvig Lindahl and the Norwegian defender Maria Thorisdottir has won the 2018 Women’s FA Cup with Chelsea Ladies

Both LTA Agency’s players featured in Cup matches including the final in which Hedvig played 90 minutes while Maria came in at the second half and played 21 minutes. Chelsea have produced a dominant performance to defeat Arsenal 3-1 and lifted their second Women’s FA Cup at Wembley in front of a new competition-record crowd of 45,423.
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This is the second FA Cup trophy for Hedvig. The Sedish international goalkeeper joined the England side three years ago and had had a superb first season in England. She helped Chelsea to their first historic double win of FA Cup and Women’s Super League in 2015.

As for Maria, the Norwegian international joined the club just days before the beginning of this season in September 2017 and ever since then, the 24-year-old has been a constant feature for the English team.
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Currently second in the league table, Chelsea have four more games remaining of the Women’s Super League One season and only a difference of one goal separating them and the team on the top. We hope Hedvig could experience a second domestic double and Maria a first wonderful season in England.

LTA Agency congratulate Hedvig and Maria for this achievement and wish them good luck for the end of the league.

LTA Agency are pleased to announce signing a representation agreement with the Nigerian International defender Ngozi Ebere

The 26-year-old defender has had a successful first season in Cyprus with Barcelona FA. They have made the history as they won their first ever Cypriot League trophy. Ngozi has scored a total of six goals in 17 league matches in the 2017/18 season to help her side in this achievement.

LTA Agency have successfully arranged Ngozi’s transfer to Barcelona FA from Paris Saint-Germain on November 2017, joining thus, Rita Akaffou, Fatou Coulibaly, and Rebecca Elloh also represented by LTA Agency.
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During her two season in France, the left-back has been runner-up of Feminine Division 1 in the 2015/16 season, and the next season, finalist of the UEFA Women’s Champions League and Coupe de France Féminine.

Prior to her time in Paris Saint-Germain, Ngozi played in her hometown for Rivers Angels FC with whom she won the Nigerian Women’s Football League and Nigeria Federation Cup.

The Super Falcons defender Ngozi has already 29 caps and three goals for Nigerian Women’s National Team so far and has represented her country in various international competitions. She has been nominated for the 2015 African Women Player of the Year award.

LTA Agency are delighted to welcome Ngozi and look forward to a long and successful relationship.

The 33-year-old international midfielder Aivi Luik has penned a deal with IFK Kalmar of Damallsvenskan in Sweden

The Australian superstar has joined the Swedish’s top league from 2018 W-League winner Melbourne City and brings with her a vast international experience.
Aivi made nine appearances and netted twice for the Melbourne City that she joined in the second half of the 2017–18 W-league season.
The skilled defensive midfielder, with her quality game as well as her experience, has helped Melbourne City to clinch their historic third successive title of the W-League which was Aivi fourth trophy.

Prior to her home country, Aivi spent a spell in Norway with Vålerenga with that she reached the final of the Norwegian Women’s Cup. As one of the W-League’s best known midfielders, Aivi has already played football at high level for teams across three continents and for six different championships (USA, Canada, Denmark, Iceland, Norway and England, as well as in Australia).
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Aivi only has nine caps for the Matildas, after featuring for the Matildas in one match of the recent AFC Women’s Asian cup where they ended runner-up, and to one friendly game against Thailand. A few of injuries kept her away from the Australia Women’s National Team selection since 2011 at the AFC Women’s Olympic Qualifiers.

Now poised to expand her passion and career in a new country, LTA Agency wish Aivi a good season in Sweden and the best of luck at her new club.

Midfielders Aivi Luik and Alex Chidiac are the finalists of the 2018 AFC Women’s Asian Cup Final and qualified for the World Cup

The 2018 AFC Women’s Asian Cup was held in Amman, Jordan between 6 to 20 April. It is a major tournament that has also served as 2019 FIFA Women’s World Cup qualifier which will be held in France.

Two of LTA’s players were part of The Matildas squad which have stayed unbeatable in all their four games before the final where, they have finally lost 1-0 against Japan, the defending champion.

The Melbourne City star Aivi (33) who has recently won the third title of W-League subbed in Australia’s 8-0 win against Vietnam. She represented her country as the Matildas won the 2010 Asian Cup.

The young Adelaide United playmaker, Alex (19) featured in two matches. She played 90 minutes and made one assist against Vietnam and started in the semi-final against Thailand. She also played in Algarve Cup and now earned nine caps and one goal with her National team.

LTA Agency congratulate Aivi and Alex for this achievement.

LTA Agency are delighted to announce appointing a new representative in Sweden- The Norwegian Nils Christiansen.

Involved in Female football since 1995 as an Agent, Coach, assistant coach and Sporting Director, the experienced Norwegian Nils has coached on every level and has been an assistant coach and sporting Manager in a Norwegian Toppserien club in 2010 (Donn Toppfotball).

Nils speaks Norwegian, Swedish and English. He has mostly worked as a player agent since 2011 and has done business in several countries as in Norway, Sweden, England, Germany, and the USA. He has also worked as a scout for many teams in the same period and has facilitated transfers both nationally and internationally.

The new representative is ambitious and passionate about improving the situation of players in women’s football.
“Am afraid to say that I might be one of the people in Scandinavia who view most football during the week, but for me, it is the most interesting work/hobby you can have. And I love when my players have success…”

LTA Agency are happy to count Nils on their working team.

Fatou Coulibaly, Rebecca Elloh, Rita Akaffou and Ngozi Ebere have won a historic Cyprus league title with Barcelona FA

Barcelona FA won their first ever Cyprus league title last Sunday after defeating AMOK Chrysomilia 10-1 in their last but one game of the 2017/18 season.

With this impressive home victory over AMOK Chrysomilia , Barcelona FA extended their unbeaten streak to 17 games with 16 victories and one draw to end Apollon’s bid for a 10th consecutive title.

The Ivorian forward Rebecca played 16 matches and scored 27 goals. She is currently the 2nd scorer of the team and the 4th of the league. Her compatriot Rita, midfielder played 15 matches and scored 8 goals.
Defenders, Fatou the Ivorian and Ngozi Ebere of Nigeria each featured in 15 matches scoring six goals.

They will be host by Lefkothea in their closing league match on April 15th at 10.

LTA Agency congratulate Fatou, Rebecca, Rita and Ngozi

Chelsea’s Swedish goalkeeper and her team are through to the 2017/18 UEFA Women’s Champions League last-four for the first time

Chelsea’s good performance in the quarter-finals against the French side Montpellier HSC earned them a spot in the semi-finals where they will face German powerhouse Wolfsburg on April 24th/28th.

Hedvig played 90 minutes in both legs against Montpellier HSC. Chelsea beat the last season’s French top flight runners-up 3-1 at home for a 5-1 win on aggregate.
Linda Sembrant, Katrine Veje, and Virginia Torecilla (three other players represented by LTA) of Montpellier featured in both legs.

Line Roddick and Vicky Losada also represented by LTA have lost 1-3 on aggregate against the holders – Lyon. FC Barcelona saw their participation end earlier this season than last season when they reached the semis for the first time.

LTA wish good luck to Hedvig Lindahl against Wolfsburg.

Teenage midfielder, Alex Chidiac opened her senior international goals tally as Australia stunned Thailand 5-0 at home

The 19-year-old midfielder of Adelaide United won her 8th full cap for her country’s Women’s National Team in a friendly match against Thailand. Alex played the full 90 minutes and scored the opener six minutes after the start of the match.

The talented left-footed playmaker made her international debut at age sixteen as a substitute in Australia’s 3-2 win over New Zealand on 12 February 2015.

The next match of the Matildas will be played against Korea Republic next week in AFC Women’s Asian Cup.

LTA Agency congratulate Alex Chidiac on this great achievement and wish her more goals in the upcoming games with the Matildas.

Sweden goalkeeper Hedvig Lindahl and Spain defender Irene Paredes have been named in the 2017 FIFPro Women’s World Best XI

Hedvig Lindahl (34) plays for Chelsea FC Ladies who have already reached the quarter-finals of the Champions League are maintaining the challenge to top the English Super League. She helped Sweden to reach the last eight of the UEFA Women’s Euro 2017. She has represented her country in various international competitions earning 147 caps so far, which makes her the most capped Sweden goalkeeper, male or female.
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Irene Paredes (26) plays for Paris Saint-Germain with whom she reached the UEFA Women’s Champions League final and Coupe de France Feminine final last season 2016/17. She is the only player from Spain to figure in the annual FIFPro Women’s World XI. The 2017 Algarve Cup’s best player and winner was also crowned 2018 Cyprus Women’s Cup winner. Irene also represented her country in the last Women’s Euro in the Netherlands. She has amassed 52 caps and seven goals for her National team.
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More than 4,100 leading female players across 45 countries voted for the FIFPro Women’s World XI which was announced Thursday to coincide with International Women’s Day. It is the third year that FIFPro, the global group of players’ unions, has compiled a women’s team.

Although they did not make the final list, three other LTA players were among the 55 originally nominated:
– Andreea Părăluță (Romania – Atlético Madrid)
– Line Røddik Hansen (Denmark – FC Barcelona)
– Victoria Losada (Spain – FC Barcelona)
– Caroline Seger (Sweden – FC Rosengård)
– Laura Rus (Romania – Sassuolo)

LTA Agency congratulate Hedvig and Irene on this remarkable achievement.

FC Barcelona were drawn to face Lyon (holders) while Montpellier will play Chelsea in the UEFA Women’s Champions League last eight on 21/22 & 28/29 March.

Line Røddik Hansen and Vicky Losada of FC Barcelona played 90 minutes each in one of the winning two matches of the round of 16 against Gintras Universitetas (0-9 on aggr). Fc Barcelona have easily knocked the Lithuanian side out of the competiton to make it into the quarter-finals for the third time in a row and fourth time in five years. The Danish defender and the Spanish midfielder have also helped FC Barcelona to become the first Spanish club to reach the semis of the last season’s edition of UEFA Women’s Champions League.

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Hedvig Lindhal’s Chelsea reached quarter-finals for the first time in thier history. Chelsea leading 3-0 from the first leg of the round of 16 against FC Rosengård, Hedvig kept another clean sheet in the second leg (1-0) to secure to Chelsea’s place in next round of the UEFA Women’s Champions League.

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Katrine Veje, Linda Sembrant, and Virginia Torecilla of Montpellier have booked the quarter-finals spot following a 3-2(9-2 on aggr) win over Brescia. The three players have all featured in the round of 16 matches. Katrine and Virginia scored one goal each in the second leg game while captain Sembrant played 90 minutes of both legs scoring a goal in the second-half of the (first leg) match.

The rest of the draw is as follows:

Wolfsburg (GER) v Slavia Praha (CZE)
Manchester City (ENG) v Linköping (SWE)