Spanish Club Signs Super Falcons Star
A day after celebrating her 24th birthday, Super Falcons forward, Francisca Ordega has more to cheer.
She has completed a loan move to the female arm of the Spanish club, Atletico Madrid.
The club on their official website on Friday said the 24-year old is joining them from Washington Spirits and she will be with them until March, 2018 when the new season gets underway in the NWSL.
After successfully completing the relevant medical examination and her contract signing formalities, Ordega said she is happy with the new chapter she is opening; adding that she is already itching for action.
"For me it is an honor and I am very happy to be here. Atletico Madrid is a great club, internationally recognized, and I really want to start," she told the club's website.
Atletico Madrid Feminas are presently second on the log in the Spanish League for women and Ordega is expected to make her debut appearance in the league against table toppers, Barcelona in a few weeks.
ALSO WATCH: Tears, Anguish As Sabo Market Ikorodu Gets Demolished