Eniola Aluko Appointed Angel City FC First Sporting Director

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England legend brings a wealth of professional experience and joins
following a successful tenure as Director of Women’s Football at
English side Aston Villa FC

Professional women’s soccer club,
Angel City Football Club, today announces the appointment of former England, Chelsea FC and Juventus international, Eniola Aluko, as the club’s first-ever Sporting Director.

Aluko will play an integral role in the continued development of Angel
City FC with a focus on setting the course for the club’s culture,
gameplay philosophy and principles ahead of the team taking the pitch in
the National Women’s Soccer League (NWSL) in 2022.

As Sporting
Director, Aluko will lead roster management, the club’s recruitment
strategy, oversee player and technical staff development, and act as the NWSL liaison in regards to compliance and administration.

Prior to her successful tenure as Director of Women’s Football at Aston Villa FC, where she oversaw the club’s first season in…



Source: Complete Sports