Izzy Christiansen: Manchester Metropolis Girls midfielder completes Lyon transfer
England midfielder Izzy Christiansen has joined European champions Olympique Lyon from Manchester Metropolis Girls.
The 26-year-old has agreed a two-year cope with the French membership and can hyperlink up once more with England and former Metropolis team-mate Lucy Bronze.
Bronze joined Lyon in 2017 and helped them win a third successive Champions League title in Might.
Christiansen and Bronze have been each members of the England squad that reached the Euro 2017 semi-finals.
“I can not wait to begin with my new workforce. It’s a nice membership, champions of France and Europe,” she informed the Lyon web site.
“I’m very proud to affix this membership. I’ve come to OL to win titles, progress and have enjoyable. “
Lyon will meet Manchester Metropolis in Miami on Thursday, 26 July within the new Girls’s Worldwide Champions Cup pre-season occasion – a repeat of final season’s Girls’s Champions League semi-final.