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Amy Harrison is the latest Australia international to make the switch to Europe, joining Dutch club PSV Eindhoven on a one-year deal she hopes will help reboot her Matildas career.
It is the 23-year-old's second overseas stint and first in Europe, after spending the 2019 season at NWSL club
Harrison will head to Eindhoven when the Eredivisie resumes, in preparation for the 2020-21 season. The 2019-20 competition is suspended until at least June 1, with PSV seven points clear on...