Shirley Cruz wins Best Player of the Women’s World Cup Group Stage! Presented by TeamSnap.


We asked you to vote for the best player of the FIFA Women’s World Cup 2015 group stage and the majority of you voted to crown Shirley Cruz as your winner!

The Paris Saint-Germain midfielder played in all three of Costa Rica’s FIFA Women’s World Cup 2015 matches, a total of 270 minutes!

An inspirational leader, the Costa Rican captain led her team to two draws and one narrow defeat at their first ever FIFA Women’s World Cup at senior level. They ended their campaign in third place of Group E, behind Brazil and Korea Republic and above Spain.

Shirley Cruz is renowned as a talismanic figure with Costa Rican football. At 29 years-old, the midfielder brings a vast amount of experience which is perfect compliment to the recent introduction of the younger team members into the squad.

Final result for Best Player of the Women’s World Cup Group Stage. Presented by TeamSnap

1. Shirley Cruz (Costa Rica) – 1,360 votes
2. Veronica Perez (Mexico) – 947 votes
3. Waraporn Boonsing (Thailand) – 778 votes
4. JEON Gaeul (Korea Republic) – 558 votes
5. Lady Andrade (Colombia) – 482 votes
6. Julie Johnston (USA) – 169 votes
7. Eugenie Le Sommer (France) – 52 votes
8. Natalia Pablos (Spain) – 41 votes
9. Anja Mittag (Germany) – 39 votes
10. Ada Hegerberg (Norway) – 27 votes
11. Kadeisha Buchanan (Canada) – 25 votes
12. Fran Kirby (England) – 22 votes
13. Lisa De Vanna (Australia) – 18 votes
14. Marta (Brazil) – 16 votes
15. Aya Miyama (Japan) – 15 votes
16. Lieke Martins (Netherlands) – 12 votes
17. Fabienne Humm (Switzerland) – 10 votes
18. Sofia Jakobsson (Sweden) – 8 votes
19. Ngono Mani (Cameroon) – 7 votes
20. Abby Erceg (New Zealand) – 5 votes
20. WANG Lisi (China PR) – 5 votes
22. Ange N’Guessan (Ivory Coast) – 4 votes
23. Asisat Oshoala (Nigeria) – 2 votes
24. Denise Pesantes (Ecuador) – 0 votes

Thank you for voting.

1 Comment
  1. Danwen Huang 4 years ago

    Woo Shirley Cruz! Wished Costa Rica had gone on for longer though, they deserved it T_T.

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