Melissa Herrera facts for kids
|Full name||Daphne Melissa Herrera Monge|
|Date of birth||10 October 1996|
|Place of birth||Puntarenas, Costa Rica|
|2013–2015||Costa Rica U20||3||(1)|
† Appearances (Goals).
Daphne Melissa Herrera Monge (born 10 October 1996), known as Melissa Herrera, is a Costa Rican footballer who plays as a forward for French Division 1 Féminine club FC Girondins de Bordeaux and the Costa Rica women's national team.
Herrera began her career by playing for AD Moravia in Costa Rica. Herrera then played in United Women's Soccer for FC Indiana for a short time in 2016. From May 2017 to July 2018 she played for Colombian club Independiente Santa Fe.
In July 2018, she moved to France to join Reims.
On 8 June 2021, it was announced that she had reached an agreement to sign for FC Girondins de Bordeaux.
She started playing with Costa Rica U20 in 2013. She played all three of Costa Rica's matches at the 2015 FIFA Women's World Cup. On 13 June 2015, during Costa Rica's second match in the tournament against South Korea, she scored the opening goal of the match which ended 2–2.
|1||13 June 2015||Olympic Stadium, Montreal, Canada||Korea Republic||
||2015 FIFA Women's World Cup|
|2||13 February 2016||Toyota Stadium, Frisco, United States||Puerto Rico||
||2016 CONCACAF Women's Olympic Qualifying Championship|
|3||14 December 2016||Arena da Amazônia, Manaus, Brazil||Russia||
||2016 International Women's Football Tournament of Manaus|
|4||12 June 2018||Estadio El Teniente, Rancagua, Chile||Chile||
|5||27 August 2018||IMG Academy Field 11, Bradenton, United States||El Salvador||
||2018 CONCACAF Women's Championship qualification|
|8||5 October 2018||H-E-B Park, Edinburg, United States||Cuba||
||2018 CONCACAF Women's Championship|
|9||1 September 2019||Pacaembu Stadium, São Paulo, Brazil||Argentina||
|10||29 January 2020||BBVA Stadium, Houston, Texas, United States||Panama||1–0||6–1||2020 CONCACAF Women's Olympic Qualifying Championship|
- Costa Rica
- Central American Games: 2013
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