Belgium women's national field hockey team


The Belgium women's national field hockey team is coached by Raoul Ehren.

Belgium
NicknameRed Panthers
AssociationRoyal Belgian Hockey Association
ConfederationEHF (Europe)
CoachRaoul Ehren
Assistant coach(es)Tim White
ManagerMuriel Peche
CaptainAlix Gerniers
Barbara Nelen
Michelle Struijk
Home
Away
FIH ranking
Current 8 4 (30 June 2021)[1]
Olympic Games
Appearances1 (first in 2012)
Best result11th (2012)
World Cup
Appearances6 (first in 1974)
Best result3rd (1978)
EuroHockey Championship
Appearances11 (first in 1984)
Best result2nd (2017)

Competitive record


Summer Olympics

  Champions    Runners-up    Third place    Fourth place

Summer Olympics record
Year Round Position Pld W D L GF GA
United Kingdom 2012 Group stage 11th 6 1 2 3 4 11

Hockey World Cup

World League

FIH Pro League

EuroHockey Nations Championship

  Champions    Runners-up    Third place    Fourth place

EuroHockey Nations Championship record
Year Round Position Pld W D L GF GA
France 1984 Group stage 8th 7 1 1 5 3 16
England 1987 Group stage 9th 7 3 0 4 6 28
Belgium 1991 Group stage 7th 7 1 3 3 6 13
Netherlands 1995 Group stage 11th 7 1 1 5 10 32
Germany 1999 Group stage 11th 7 1 1 5 5 32
Spain 2003 Did not participate
Ireland 2005
England 2007
Netherlands 2009
Germany 2011 Group stage 5th 5 3 0 2 10 9
Belgium 2013 Semi-finals 4th 5 2 0 3 11 8
England 2015 Group stage 5th 5 3 1 1 9 9
Netherlands 2017 Finals 2nd 5 3 0 2 9 5
Belgium 2019 Group stage 6th 5 2 1 2 9 6
Netherlands 2021 Semi finals 3rd 5 2 2 1 10 6

Current squad


The following 18 players represented Belgium during the 2021 Women's EuroHockey Nations Championship.[2]

Head coach: Raoul Ehren

No. Pos. Player Date of birth (age) CapsClub
3 FW Justine Rasir (2001-12-04) 4 December 2001 (age 19) 14 Racing
3 FW Abigail Raye (1991-05-17) 17 May 1991 (age 30) 28 Dragons
6 MF Charlotte Englebert (2001-05-20) 20 May 2001 (age 20) 17 Racing
7 MF Judith Vandermeiren (1994-08-10) 10 August 1994 (age 26) 179 Braxgata
8 DF Emma Puvrez (1997-07-25) 25 July 1997 (age 23) 145 Antwerp
10 FW Louise Versavel (1995-04-29) 29 April 1995 (age 26) 198 Braxgata
13 FW Alix Gerniers (Captain) (1993-06-29) 29 June 1993 (age 28) 218 Gantoise
16 DF Tiphaine Duquesne (1996-08-22) 22 August 1996 (age 24) 54 Waterloo Ducks
17 MF Michelle Struijk (Captain) (1998-06-24) 24 June 1998 (age 23) 72 Antwerp
19 MF Barbara Nelen (Captain) (1991-08-20) 20 August 1991 (age 29) 271 Gantoise
22 DF Stephanie Vanden Borre (1997-09-14) 14 September 1997 (age 23) 143 Gantoise
23 GK Elena Sotgiu (1995-07-18) 18 July 1995 (age 25) 50 Braxgata
25 MF Pauline Leclef (1995-05-31) 31 May 1995 (age 26) 106 Oranje-Rood
26 DF Lien Hillewaert (1997-11-27) 27 November 1997 (age 23) 89 Braxgata
29 GK Elodie Picard (1997-09-08) 8 September 1997 (age 23) 25 Antwerp
30 FW Ambre Ballenghien (2000-12-13) 13 December 2000 (age 20) 42 Gantoise
36 DF Hélène Brasseur (2002-01-04) 4 January 2002 (age 19) 10 Gantoise
37 FW France De Mot (2002-01-30) 30 January 2002 (age 19) 8 Racing

See also


References


  1. "FIH Men's and Women's World Ranking". FIH. 30 June 2021. Retrieved 30 June 2021.
  2. "Selectie Red Panthers en Red Lions voor het Europees Kampioenschap aangekondigd". hockey.be (in Dutch). 25 May 2021. Retrieved 25 May 2021.