Norway goalkeeper Cecilie Fiskerstrand signs for Brighton & Hove Albion
Norwegian goalkeeper Cecilie Fiskerstrand has signed for Women's Super League side Brighton & Hove Albion on an 18-month deal.
The 23-year-old has joined from Norwegian club LSK Kvinner, where she has won four consecutive Toppserien titles.
On her signing she said: "There were many reasons why I signed here. I’ve heard so many nice things about the club, the city and the development of women’s football in England. I really wanted to be a part of that.
"It’s a club with a great structure, brilliant facilities, and the girls are a great bunch of people," she continued.
Brighton & Hove Albion manager Hope Powell added: "We are delighted to welcome Cecilie to the club, and she is someone with proven experience of playing at the highest level.
"She is a player that we’ve monitored for quite some time, and we are very much looking forward to working with her in the months ahead."