Super Falcons Midfielder Echegini Makes Big Move to PSG After Juventus Heroics

From Juventus to PSG: It's a Huge Source of Pride - Jennifer Echegini

Super Falcons star Jennifer Onyi Echegini has set tongues wagging in the world of women’s football after signing a four-year deal with French giants PSG Ladies from.Juventus.

From Juventus to PSG: It's a Huge Source of Pride - Jennifer Echegini

The move sees the highly-rated midfielder depart Juventus Women after a whirlwind six-month spell in Turin, Footballrover reports.

Echegini’s impact at Juventus was undeniable.

In just 16 appearances, she notched an impressive 10 goals and an assist, propelling the Bianconere to qualification for the prestigious UEFA Women’s Champions League.

Her remarkable performances earned her a well-deserved spot in the Team of the Year, along with the coveted “Best Young Player of the Season” award.

Earlier this week, Echegini penned a heartfelt goodbye to Juventus fans, hinting at her thirst for fresh challenges.

Her ambition has now been rewarded with a move to Paris Saint-Germain, a club synonymous with European football excellence.

Speaking after signing her contract, Echegini could barely contain her excitement.

Echegini admitted that she is experiencing a great moment in her career today.

Signing for Paris Saint-Germain is a huge source of pride. I am very proud to join a club that is recognised around the world for its ambition and excellence,” she declared.

The 23-year-old expressed her eagerness to hit the ground running and to dedicate her best efforts, alongside her teammates, to winning as many trophies as possible for the supporters.

Echegini, already a capped player for the Nigerian national team (10 caps, 1 goal), was a key member of the Super Falcons squad that reached the knockout stages of the 2023 Women’s World Cup in Australia.

She’ll also be looking to shine once again when she represents Nigeria at the upcoming Paris Olympic Games next month.

Echegini’s move to PSG is a significant one, not just for the club but also for African women’s football.

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