What They're Saying: Elise Kellond-Knight

“I was put on a discovery list without me knowing, without my manager knowing, without anyone knowing really. And then when I tried to enter the league and sign a contract I was prevented from doing so, because I was on a discovery list with another team. It seems a bit strange, but that’s how they run the league. It ended up being a messy circumstance. It’s a lesson I’ve learnt. It’s a lesson that Australians have learnt within the team.”

-- Australian national team midfielder Elise Kellond-Knight, whose future is uncertain after she discovered she was on the discovery list of an NWSL team -- North Carolina Courage -- other than the NWSL team she hoped to play for -- Seattle Reign -- after leaving German club Turbine Potsdam. Ten Matildas are on NWSL rosters, the most of any national team contingent in the league besides the USA and Canada. (AAP)
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