Madelen Janogy facts for kids
Janogy with Mallbacken in 2015.
|Full name||Madelen Fatimma Maria Janogy|
|Date of birth||12 November 1995|
|Place of birth||Falköping, Sweden|
|Height||1.64 m (5 ft 41⁄2 in)|
|Current club||Hammarby IF|
† Appearances (Goals).
In 2014, Janogy moved to Mallbackens IF and won the Elitettan title in her first season with the club. She spent a further two seasons with Mallbackens in the first division Damallsvenskan before securing a move to Piteå IF when Mallbackens were relegated at the end of the 2016 season. Janogy won the championship title with Piteå in 2018.
In December 2019, Janogy signed a one-and-a-half year contract with defending German Bundesliga champions Wolfsburg.
Janogy made her senior Sweden debut on 22 January 2019, coming on as a 61st minute substitute in a goalless draw against South Africa. She scored her first international goal on 31 May 2019 in a 1–0 friendly win against South Korea. Janogy was part of the squad for the 2019 FIFA Women's World Cup, scoring in stoppage time against Chile after subbing on in the 81st minute to help secure a 2–0 win in Sweden's opening game of the tournament. She made three appearances at the 2019 World Cup, all from the bench.
|1||2019-05-31||Gothenburg, Sweden||Korea Republic||
|2019 FIFA Women's World Cup|
|Euro 2022 qualifying|
Janogy was born and raised in Falköping. Her mother is Swedish and her father is from Mali, making her the first player in Swedish national team history with African roots. Both Madelen and her sister, Victoria, are named after the princesses of the Swedish royal family.
- Mallbackens IF
- Elitettan: 2014
- Piteå IF
- Damallsvenskan: 2018
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