Transfer Window: Chelsea Women Confirm Signing Svitkova


Chelsea Women have confirmed the signing of Czech international, Katerina Svitkova, on a three-year contract ahead of the 2022/23 season.

A statement released by Chelsea to confirm the deal reads; “Chelsea Women are delighted to confirm the signing of Czech international Katerina Svitkova on a three-year contract ahead of the 2022/23 season.

“The 26-year-old joins us from West Ham United and will head into pre-season training with the squad later this summer ahead of the tour to the US. Svitkova will wear shirt number 13 for the Blues.

“A formidable attacking-midfielder, Svitkova already has two years of Women’s Super League experience, playing across London for West Ham United since 2020 where she made 34 appearances and scored five goals.”

Prior to playing for the Hammers, the Czech international resided at Slavia Prague where she had an impressive 188 goals to her name in 177 appearances, quickly becoming the Czech First Division’s top scorer in both 2016/17 and 2017/18…

Source: Leadership Newspaper