By Adeboye Amosu:
Super Falcons midfielder, Francisca Ordega, has been named in America’s National Women Soccer League (NWSL) team of the month for April, reports Completesportsnigeria.com.
Ordega has enjoyed a fine start to life in the NWSL this term and has scored in her last three league games for Washington Spirit.
She scored Washington Spirit’s only goal in their 1-1 with Chicago Red Stars last Sunday.
Three of her teammates; Mallory Pugh, Estelle Johnson and goalkeeper Aubrey Bledsse are also included in the selection.
North Carolina Courage also have four players; Jessica McDonald, Crystal Dunn, Mccall Zerboni and Jaelene Hinkle.
April player of the month, Sofia Huerta of Chicago Red Stars, Utah Royals defender, Beckey Sauerbrunn and Portland Thorns FC star Emily Sonnet are the other players that made the shortlist.
Washington Spirit will face Utah Royals FC at the Rio Tinto on Saturday.