December 22, 2010

Sky Blue Completes Loan Agreement for Sjögran

Sky Blue has signed a loan agreement that will bring Swedish national team midfielder, Therese Sjögran, to the New Jersey club. The loan is part of an affiliation agreement between Sky Blue FC and LdB FC Malmö.

Sjögran scored five goals in 2010 to help lead Malmö to the Swedish league title. She also led the team in assists with 13. She has scored 80 career goals in 254 matches in the Damellsvenskan.

Sjögran has capped 160 times for the Swedish National Team dating back to 1997. She was a member of the 2003 Swedish team that placed runner-up to Germany in the World Cup. Sjögran turns 34 in April.