Official: AC Milan Women announce signing of Celeste Boureille – photos

By Steph Insixiengmay -

AC Milan have officially announced the signing of midfielder Celeste Boureille, who has joined until the end of the season.

The news has been confirmed via the official website, who also state that Boureille will wear the No.16 shirt for the Rossonere.

She joined preseason camp with Portland Thorns FC through open tryouts after going undrafted in 2016. Following preseason training camp she was signed to an NWSL contract on April 15, 2016. Throughout her time at Portland, Boureille has been utilized as a right back, centre back and most recently secured her spot as a defensive midfielder.

The player has previously played for Canberra United, Brisbane Roar, and FC Fleury 91 on loan from the Thorns. The player has also scored five goals and registered three assists throughout their playing career (InStat).

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