Australia striker Sam Kerr has joined Chelsea on a two-and-a-half year deal and will be available for the second half of the WSL season.
Kerr ended weeks of speculation about her club future by announcing she will move to England.
The 26-year-old, who has been rotating between Perth Glory in Australia's W-League and Chicago Red Stars in the United States' National Women's Soccer League, is taking a three-week holiday before linking up with Chelsea.
"The WSL is the best league...
Sam Kerr is remaining coy about her club future amid rumours that a deal has been struck with Chelsea, preferring to focus on a much-needed holiday instead.
"You will see very soon," she said after Australia's 1-0 win against Chile in a friendly in Adelaide on Tuesday night.
"Honestly, I'm just excited for it to all to get out there for everyone to see."
Kerr declined to detail an announcement time-frame, instead preferring to sights set on a holiday.
The 26-year-old has been playing constantly,...
Kerr blew a penalty, had shots saved and hit a cross-bar -- but set-up teammate Gielnik's goal as the Matildas set another crowd record.
The 10,342-strong attendance at Coopers Stadium is the largest to watch a women's football international in Adelaide.
The previous Adelaide benchmark was 5,168 for a 2006 fixture against China -- the last time the Matildas...
Sam Kerr has continued her incredible goalscoring run by netting both of Australia's goals in an unconvincing 2-1 friendly win over Chile in Sydney.
Playing in front of a record domestic home crowd of 20,029 at Bankwest Stadium, Kerr rewarded them on Saturday afternoon by scoring in each half.
Her brace means the Matildas' skipper now has 40 goals in her past 40 games for either club -- Perth in the W-League and Chicago in the NWSL -- or country. She also has 38 goals in green-and-gold, surpassing...