The Limited Times

Now you can see non-English news...

National player Marozsán is on loan to the USA

2021-04-20T12:00:32.050Z

Dzsenifer Marozsán wanted to move to the USA last year, then Corona came and the transfer was broken. Now the star of Olympique Lyon is going to the sister club in Seattle for six months.



Enlarge image

Dzsenifer Marozsán (left) in a duel with Formiga from PSG in the quarter-final second leg of the Champions League

Photo: 

STEPHANE MAHE / REUTERS

Olympique Lyon will loan the German national soccer player Dzsenifer Marozsán to sister club OL Reign in Seattle for six months. In the team of world champion Megan Rapinoe, she wants to improve further in the US professional league NWSL, "as a footballer and as a personality," said the 104-time DFB player in an interview with her French club. The season in the NWSL started a few days ago, OL Reign wants to play for the title with Marozsán and Rapinoe.

"It's a great project for OL Reign and a good step for me to see a different culture, to get to know a different country and a different style of play," said Marozsán.

When asked about her goals, the midfielder said: "To win every game, no matter with which club, including the national team, of course." With Marozsán, Lyon goalkeeper Sarah Bouhaddi will also move to Seattle (Washington state).

The 29-year-old Marozsán wanted to move to the USA together with Bouhaddi last year, the best football league in the world would have been the next logical step in her career.

It was then that she was associated with the Utah Royals.

But the corona crisis crushed the transfer, Marozsán extended in Lyon and won the Champions League again.

She won the premier class four times with the club, but on Sunday the defending champions were eliminated in the quarter-finals after an own goal in the closing stages against league rivals Paris Saint-Germain.

The second leg was initially postponed after a corona outbreak at Olympique, and the defending champion's team was in quarantine.

ngo / dpa

Source: spiegel

All sports articles on 2021-04-20

You may like

Sports 2021-03-12T12:28:31.296Z
News/Politics 2020-11-26T07:47:47.548Z

Trends 24h

Latest

© Communities 2019 - Privacy