Jessica Fishlock signs for Bundesliga Club 1.FFC Frankfurt
The 80-capped Welsh national player signed a contract until 30 June 2015
Three weeks before the start of the Alliance Women’s Bundesliga, the two-time Triple-winners 1.FFC Frankfurt announce another important commitment in its squad planning for the coming season: the DFB Cup winner in 2014, the challenges in three contests with 80 caps the Welsh national player Jessica Fishlock approach, which has initially signed a contract until 30 June 2015. The experienced midfielder is currently in the second season with the current table leaders of the American NWSL, Seattle Reign FC, and has her team ahead for the play-offs (from 23/24 August 2014) qualified, where they potentially meets her future teammate Kerstin Garefrekes. Between her engagement in Seattle played Jessica Fishlock for Glasgow City LFC (Scotland) and most recently for the Australian Masters Melbourne Victory. Already in 2012 she stood in Melbourne under contract. Her career started the 27-year-old at her home club Cardiff City LFC.
“I am very excited to play in the season 2014/15 at the 1st FFC Frankfurt. The Alliance Women’s Bundesliga is one of the strongest leagues in Europe and boasts some of the best players ever. The first FFC Frankfurt is a very respected club with a great tradition. I am honored with this new challenge and hope to do my part to a successful season.
” FFC manager Siegfried Dietrich: “With the commitment of Jessica Fishlock the FFC squad performs the challenging season by participating in three competitions so slow final shape. Jessica Fishlock is thanks to their international experience and leadership qualities to be an important addition to our team. We are delighted that she has chosen for the first FFC Frankfurt “.
FFC head coach Colin Bell: “Jessica is an experienced actor who has developed in recent years to guide player and the leader of the NWSL, Seattle Reign , one of the absolute power makers. It is a tech-savvy, yet aggressive midfielder, provides the impetus in the game design and fits with their personality and their winning mentality in our requirements “.
Source courtesy of: ffc-frankfurt.de
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