– Vivian Corazon Odhiambo will sign a one-year deal with Atletico Madrid
– He becomes the third Harambee Starlets player to seal a move abroad
– Corazon was part of the Starlets team that won the CECAFA Women Challenge Cup in 2019
Harambee Starlets midfielder Vivian Corazon Odhiambo is on the verge of joining Spanish outfit, Atletico Madrid women’s football team.
It is understood the Kenyan international will pen a one-year deal with the club from Gaspo FC.
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According to Nation Sport, Vivian will jet out of the country on Wednesday, January 22, to Spain to complete the move.
“I’m really excited about joining Atletico, although it’s a Division one club, the experience and exposure will be worth it,” Nation quoted the 21-year-old.
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“My job is to now focus on doing my best to continue inspiring young upcoming women footballers and flying the Kenyan flag high,” she added.
Vivian has been a standout squad member in Starlets team set up and was part of the contingent that won the CECAFA Women’s Senior Challenge Cup after beating champions Tanzania 2-0 in the final at the Chamazi Stadium in Dar es Salaam.
She will become the third Harambee Starlets player to seal a move abroad after Annedy Kundu, Ruth Ingosi and Mwanahalima Adam.
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