Aston Villa Women to sign Dutch keeper Daphne van Domselaar

Netherlands' goalkeeper Daphne van Domselaar.
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Aston Villa have agreed to sign Netherlands international goalkeeper Daphne van Domselaar from FC Twente on a three-year deal.

The 23-year-old has 13 international caps and was named in the Netherlands’ squad for the 2023 FIFA Women’s World Cup.

Manager Carla Ward told “Daphne is someone we’ve tracked for some time.”

“We knew we had real competition from some of Europe’s biggest clubs so we’re delighted she’s chosen to continue her development with us.”

“She’s a player who comes with great pedigree and potential to be one of the world’s best. We’re delighted to have her and we very much look forward to working with her.”

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