Lehmann joins Toffees on loan

West Ham United forward, Alisha Lehmann, has joined FA Women’s Super League rivals, Everton, on a loan deal running until the end of the current campaign.

The 22-year-old, who has been capped 25 times by Switzerland, arrived in East London from SC Young Boys Frauen in 2018. 

The Tägertschi-born player made eleven appearances for the Hammers this season, find the net once. 

Speaking to EvertonTV, Lehmann said: “It feels amazing to be here.

“Everton is a big club and they have done so well this season. I’m so excited to play, to score goals and win with Everton.

“For me, it was my first choice to come here and I am so happy it has happened.

“I’m really excited to meet everyone, to be with the squad.

“I want to score goals and bring my strengths to the team.

“The manager also wants me to use my pace, to make runs, not just for me but also for my teammates.”

“I hope Willie can bring me to the next level. I think I have potential and I can work on a lot of things.”

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Brian Jeeves

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