Marta Vieira da Silva joins the Swedish Team FC Rosengård
– Very happy that I got the chance to continue my career here in Sweden and get a chance to play in a team that has the same drive as me and wants to win everything. And create history with women’s football. And that opportunity I got here with FC Rosengård, said Marta. Marta got the jersey number 11, and is touted as a player considering playing on the attack. The squad in Rosengård is very strong and we will do everything to become the best in Europe. And I’m very glad that I’m with, said Marta. The contract with FCR extends initially over six months.
– This is to know a little about how it feels for both parties and for us to see what we will do with the salary for it to become more market-based, said Hakan Wifvesson which is FC Rosengård chairman. Marta comes from Tyreso FF. She has for two months been in Brazil during the men’s World Cup. In 2004 she was recruited to Umeå IK. Where she played for four seasons. 28-year old has also done a Playing career in the United States. Prior to 2012 came to Tyreso FF. Her last match was the final of the Champions League as Tyreso lost to FC Wolfsburg.
Between 2006-2010 she was named world’s best player.
Source: Louv Brattgard/sydsvenskan.se
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