Just because it’s off season for the National Women’s Soccer League, don’t think for a second that the girls are chillaxing on the chaise in a state of FOSU. (Hey, where else can you read non-words and acronyms intertwined with French?).
As you may know, many of your favorite footballers are spending the off season hard at work contributing to other leagues all over the world.
Some agree to be loaned out to stay fit and hone their skills in a more competitive European environment. Others (much like many in the WNBA) do it to supplement their incomes. No matter what the reasons, we know that they’ll return stronger, more experienced and hopefully uninjured!
Here’s a list of just some NWSL players spending the winter tearing up the pitch in other countries…