Australia’s Kyah Simon completes move to Spurs Women

Spurs' new signing, Kyah Simon
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Australian forward Kyah Simon has joined Spurs Women from PSV Eindhoven on a contract until 2023, subject to work permit clearance.

The 30-year-old helped the Dutch side finished second in the Eredivisie Vrouwen is one of the most decorated players in Australia’s W-League history.

Internationally, she became the first indigenous Australian player to reach 100 caps, as she helped her country finish fourth at the Olympics.

Simon told “I’m really excited to join Spurs … Playing in the WSL has always been a dream of mine and I’m so happy to be joining such a big club. It’s a fantastic opportunity and a good challenge for me.”

Head coach Rehanne Skinner said: “I’m delighted to have Kyah at the club, she is a player with phenomenal experience both as an international player and also from having played in some of the best leagues in the world. Kyah is a hard working and tenacious player that has a proven ability to create and score goals in key moments of big games, this gives an idea of the type of experience, resilience and character she brings. Her recent performances and impact in games for Australia at the Olympics have been excellent and we can’t wait to welcome her to the Spurs family on her return from Tokyo.”

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