Critical Matildas midfielder Emily van Egmond has returned to the Nationwide Women’s Soccer League with the Orlando Pride.
The 28-calendar year-previous experienced been with out a club due to the fact turning down a contract offer you from West Ham in May, pursuing her standout 2020-21 FAWSL year for the Hammers.
Pending receipt of a P-1 visa, van Egmond will join Orlando’s press for perform-offs, obtaining beforehand performed 25 games for the Satisfaction amongst 2018-2020.
“We are all extremely happy to have Emily returning to our club and considerably look ahead to her arrival,” Orlando Satisfaction normal manager Ian Fleming claimed.
“Emily is a confirmed expertise in this league, previously common with our natural environment, and has all the essential qualities to slot into, reinforce, and make a robust constructive effect upon our squad.
“As we work by way of the visa course of action, which has however been delayed because of to COVID, we are hopeful Emily is able to get to Orlando in the coming months to present our staff additional talent to close out the year and this vital engage in-off push.”
Kansas City’s Chloe Logarzo, who is sidelined after an ACL harm, is the only other Matilda at this time signed to a NWSL club.
The Fort Information