FC Bayern Frauen complete the signings of Harder and Eriksson

Magdalena Eriksson and Pernille Harder
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Bayern Munich have completed the signings of Pernille Harder and Magdalena Eriksson from Chelsea on three-year contracts.

FC Bayern Women head of department Bianca Rech told fcbayern.com: “Today is a great day for FC Bayern because we’ve managed to bring two players of this quality to FC Bayern who are outstanding personalities not only on the pitch but also off it. That is very important for us and our goals. Both players bring a lot of expertise with them. They’ve played at a very high level for many years and have won titles. Especially in this young team, which is currently developing very rapidly, they’ll be an important component.”

Head coach Alexander Straus added: “Pernille and Magdalena are two top players with a lot of experience. They’ve won several trophies, participated in many big tournaments, at club level and also on the international stage with their national teams. They’re a perfect addition to our team and bring even more quality to our talented squad. They’ll take us to the next level. We’re very excited about this.”

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