In this special edition of THE MIXXED ZONE, KeeperNotes.com editor Hal Kaiser chats with NWSL fan favorite Ella Masar in an exclusive interview about her move to playing in Sweden and what’s ahead in 2016 for Masar and wife Erin McLeod.
Athlete: Meriame Terchoun Team: FC Zürich Frauen Sport: Soccer Competition: 2013 UEFA Women’s Champions League Opponent: FC Barcelona Result: L, 3-0 Location: Mini-Estadi, Palau Blaugrana - Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain Date: 10-Nov-2013
ICYMI: Louisa Necib will retire after the 2016 Olympics
After news broke earlier this week that Necib would not return to Olympique Lyonnais next season, the player announced on Lyon’s official website that she would retire following this year’s Summer Olympics. The striker was instrumental in helping her club capture its third UEFA Women’s Champions League title earlier today. She finishes her nine year career at OL with 162 caps and 61 goals and will forever be known as one the greatest players to ever play for France.