Brazil Star Marta Joins Orlando Pride
Five-time FIFA world player of the year Marta has joined US National Women’s Soccer League club Orlando Pride on a two-year deal.
The 31-year-old Brazilian arrived on a free transfer, having parted ways with Sweden’s Rosengard earlier this year.
“We are incredibly proud to bring Marta to Orlando, and I am personally very excited as I have been a fan of her for many years,” Pride CEO Alex Leitao said in a statement. “Our technical team worked hard to add the best, most accomplished women’s soccer player in the world to the roster.