Created on 2014-12-29 at 14:00 PM
FC Bayern forward Vivianne Miedema has been named Star of 2014 by Star of 2014. The 18-year-old Dutch attacker had a tremendous calender year. She helped the Netherlands to the U-19 European Championship in the summer, the country's first-ever European female title, and led the senior team through qualifying and to the Women's World Cup in Canada next year.
At the ripe age of 18, Miedema is already ranked seventh in the all-time UEFA rankings for women's national team competitions with 43 goals. She netted 16 goals for her country, equalling Adriana Martin's previous record for European World Cup qualifying. Meanwhile, for Bayern Miedema has scored four goals in five starts as she helped the team become a legitimate title challengers.
Read the article on uefa.com here.