China international Zhang Linyan to join Spurs Women on loan

Spurs. new loan signing, Zhang Linyan
Zhang Linyan during China’s friendly with Spain. (SPP)

Tottenham Hotspur have signed Zhang Linyan on loan from Chinese Women’s Super League club Wuhan Jianghan University.

The 22-year-old China international forward will link up with Spurs in October, following the conclusion of the Asian Games.

She helped her country at the 2022 AFC Women’s Asian Cup and played in all of China’s matches at the 2023 FIFA Women’s World Cup.

Last season she was on loan at Swiss side Grasshoppers, scoring eight goals in 19 league appearances.

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