Livia Maïté Peng is a Swiss footballer who plays for Levante on loan from Häcken and the Switzerland national team. When she was given goalie gloves for Christmas at the age of eight, Livia Peng discovered her passion for the goalkeeping position in football.
After starting at FC Ems, she was accepted into the South East Switzerland team with young men and was supported there by coach Romano Cabalzar from 2014 to 2019.
She was employed by FC Zürich from July 2017 to 2020. In August 2019, Livia Peng was nominated as first-choice goalkeeper. As an FCZ player, Peng made six appearances in the UEFA Champions League.
After a successful 2021/22 season with two titles, she signed a professional contract with Gothenburg club BK Häcken in Sweden’s Damallsvenskan league. In January 2023, Peng was loaned to Spanish Liga F club Levante.
At age 15, Peng got into the junior national team. Until 2021 she played in various youth national teams. She was called up to the senior national team for the first time in November 2020, behind Gaëlle Thalmann and Seraina Friedli.
She was in the squad for the European Championship finals in England in the summer of 2022. On 11 November 2022, she was in goal during the first half of a friendly against Denmark, but that game was only counted as an unofficial friendly as more than six substitutions were made.
Who is Livia Peng dating?
As of July 2023, Livia Peng is not dating anyone. She rarely discusses who she is dating or her relationship status.