LONDON, England – Having gained expertise with various trophy-winning groups, Reggae Woman Drew Spence plans to convey a successful mentality to Tottenham.
Spence joined English Girls’s Tremendous League (WSL) aspect Tottenham from neighbors Chelsea on a two-year take care of the choice of an additional yr.
The skilled 29-year-old midfielder, who left Chelsea final month, was the membership’s longest-serving participant, netting 50 targets throughout 238 appearances.
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Spence, who made her senior debut for the Blues in 2009, has gained 5 league titles, three FA Cups, two Continental Cups and one Neighborhood Protect.
“It’s a brand new chapter for me,” mentioned London-born Spence, who final yr switched allegiances from England and earned her first cap for Jamaica.
Tottenham completed fifth within the WSL final season.
“I’ve seen how a lot the crew has progressed over the previous few seasons, difficult groups on the high, so it’s the proper transfer for me and someplace the place I can convey all my expertise,” mentioned Spence, whose 34-year-old brother Lewis performs in midfield for Isthmian League Premier Division aspect Hornchurch.
“I understand how to win titles, I do know what it’s prefer to be in a dressing room the place there’s a successful mentality day-after-day and hopefully that’s one thing I can convey right here.”
Spurs’ head coach Rehanne Skinner added: “Drew is a implausible addition to the squad we’re constructing. Her achievements within the WSL have been important, having been concerned within the league for the reason that begin in 2011.
“She brings an enormous quantity of expertise and understanding of successful, having been part of 11 trophy-winning groups.
“As a midfielder, Drew is artistic, tenacious and able to unlocking defenses in various methods, and might be an asset to the crew.”