Boston Breakers have a new player that they have traded with Sky Blue fc in return for a 2014 international roster spot and also first pickings in the 2015 College draft in the NWSL it has been announced.
Lee Billiard who is the General manager for the Boston Breakers reckons it was a good trade and is very excited as he reckons that Lisa will bring a lot to the table and hopefully with score lots of goals for the team.. that's what it is all about really!
With lots of talent Lisa De Vanna has really took to the spotlight and proved how good she is as a striker for the Sky Blue fc last season by scoring five goals and plenty of assists in the 16 games she played in for the New Jersey team.
She is a very busy player... she has been playing for Melbourne in Australian league Westfield W-League and has managed to really help that team out and win the grand final for the team by scoring winning goal of a 2-0 final against Brisbane in the 39th minute of the match. She also helped Melbourne get to the final as she collected goal after gaol in the competition 8 in total over 14 games!
De vanna has played in different leagues and teams across the United states, such as playing 3 years in the WPS and in only three season she managed to get 12 goals in the bag... playing for the Washington freedoms and magicjack sides....so she know us women's soccer alright!
She has even been to Sweden to play for Linköpings FC were she played 22 games and managed to score 7 goals in them which is quite impressive.
De vanna also plays for the Australian international team and has a whopping 75 caps for them since she joined the team back in 2004 and has netted up to 32 goals for the Australian team.
In 2007 she was also up for nomination for the FIFA world player of the year so it goes without saying that Boston breakers really have got themselves a good players and a bargain.. what where Sky Blue fc thinking letting this talented player go especially to one of their main rivals?