Goalkeeper Nina Wilson signs for London City Lionesses

London City Lionesses new signing, Nina Wilson

London City Lionesses have today confirmed the signing of goalkeeper Nina Wilson in the January transfer window.

Wilson had most recently played professionally in the Icelandic League for Fjardabyggd/Höttur/Leiknir, with previous spells playing for Watford, Lewes and Brighton & Hove Albion. She has also previous represented England Colleges and will be available for selection for this weekend’s match versus Durham.

The 21-year-old was first-choice goalkeeper for Watford in the 2019/20 season – starting 14 out of 19 games and keeping five clean sheets.

Nina Wilson said: “I am ready to make the next step in my career and I can think of nowhere better than with London City Lionesses. Everyone I talked to before joining the club had only good things to say and I was excited by meeting people from LCL. I can’t wait to get going and hope to make an impact on the pitch as soon as possible.”

First Team Head Coach Melissa Phillips said: “I’m tremendously excited about the addition of Nina to our squad. She brings a tenacious work ethic coupled with a desire to improve her game daily. She has already added value to our culture and I’m excited to see her thrive within the environment now that she’s on board.”

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