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WPS Foreign Signings
February 4th, 2009 7AM
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[MAKING A LIST] FC Gold Pride of Women's Professional Soccer signed its first foreigner when 30-year-old Brazilian Formiga, a veteran of four Women's World Cups and four Olympic tournaments, agreed to a one-year contract. Formiga was the first overall draft pick at the WPS International Draft. Of the seven WPS teams, only the St. Louis Athletica has not concluded a deal with one of the foreigners to which it holds WPS rights. For all the foreign signings ...

Boston Breakers
Christine Latham, Canada (Atlanta Silverbacks, W-League)
Alex Scott, England (Arsenal Ladies, England)

Chicago Red Stars
Karen Carney, England (Arsenal Ladies, England)
Heather Garriock, Australia (Sydney FC, Australia)
Caroline Jonsson, Sweden (Malmo FF, Sweden)
Frida Ostberg, Sweden (Umea IK, Sweden)

FC Gold Pride
Formiga, Brazil (Botucatu FC, Brazil)

Los Angeles Sol
Johanna Frisk, Sweden (Umea IK, Sweden)
Marta, Brazil (Umea IK, Sweden)

St. Louis Athletica

Sky Blue FC
Collette McCallum, Australia (Perth Glory, Australia)
Rosana, Brazil (SV Neulengbach, Austria)
Sarah Walsh, Australia (Sydney FC, Australia)

Washington Freedom
Homare Sawa, Japan (NTV Beleza, Japan)

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