Squad news


02 Jul 2017
The female team of Deportivo has now 21 players, the club is only analyzing if a new keeper is needed after the injury of Anita.

Deportivo have practically closed the female squad for next season. On Thursday, it announced the seventh signing in the summer window, now the team is composed by 21 players. The plan of coach Manu Sánchez is to stay with 21 ladies.

But the number can be increased to 22 as keeper Anita is currently injured and will miss the first months of competition. So, the club is studying if a third keeper is needed or if it will rely in the keepers from the B squad, María Ameneiros and Merchi.

For now, seven signings have been made during the summer: centre-back Silvia Mérida Ramírez (19), attacker Ainize Barea Núñez "Peke" (25), left-back Patricia Díaz Rúa (19), centre midfielder Iris Arnaiz Gil (23), centre-back Laura Vázquez López (17), striker Jone Bilbao (23) and winger Sara del Estal Mateu (24).

The team will begin the pre-season on July 18.

Squad for next season:
Goalkeepers: Anita & Malena
Defenders: Raquel, Patri Rúa, Silvia Mérida, Laura, Cris, Miga & Miriam.
Midfielders: Tere Abelleira, Gere, Maria Corral, Kika Moreno, Iris Amaiz & Lia.
Attackers: Peke, Estefi, Nuria, Gaby García, June Bilbao & Sara del Estal.



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