Tag Archive | Sweden

Washington Captials Sign Goaltender Henrik Lundqvist

The Washington Capitals have signed goaltender Henrik Lundqvist to a one-year, $1.5 million contract, senior vice president and general manager Brian MacLellan announced recently. “Henrik is one of the greatest goaltenders in NHL history, and we are pleased to have him join our organization,” said MacLellan. “Henrik has the competitive drive and the ability to […]

Sky Blue FC Elizabeth Eddy Loaned to Vittsjo GIK in Sweden

Sky Blue FC has signed a loan agreement with Vittsjo GIK in Sweden, allowing Elizabeth Eddy to play for the club this fall. The loan is scheduled to run from August 1 through November 30. Eddy joined Sky Blue in June 2019 and went on to record one goal and one assist in during her […]

Sky Blue Signs Three Players to Short-Term Contracts

Sky Blue FC has signed midfielder Nicole Baxter, defender Cassidy Benintente, and midfielder Jennifer Cudjoe to short-term contracts. Per team and league policies, further details were not disclosed. Cassidy Benintente joins Sky Blue’s roster after several successful years in Europe. She spent 2019 in Sweden playing for Asarums IF FK in the Elitettan Division. Prior […]

New York City FC Signs Defender Gudmundur Thórarinsson

New York City FC announced the Club has signed defender Gudmundur Thórarinsson who played for Swedish club IFK Norrköping beginning in 2017. He will join the Club pending the receipt of a P-1 visa and International Transfer Certificate (ITC). Thórarinsson will occupy an international roster slot. The 27-year-old Icelandic international has played as both a […]