Liverpool Women have signed Rianna Dean following the forward’s launch by Tottenham.The 22-year-old arrives having spent three seasons with Spurs, scoring a complete of 21 targets in 63 video games.
Dean – who helped Tottenham to promotion from the Championship in 2019 – got here by the Arsenal academy, and spent a season with Millwall Lionesses earlier than becoming a member of Spurs.She instructed Liverpool’s web site: “I’m buzzing. The membership is very large. I’m actually wanting forward to it and I’m actually completely satisfied to be right here.”My job is to attain targets and hopefully that’s what the followers will see from me. I prefer to work laborious and do my finest for the workforce.
Dean left Tottenham after three years on the membership this summer
“When you’ve gotten wholesome competitors it solely pushes people within the workforce to do higher. I’ve come right here to get promotion and assist the workforce push on.”
Liverpool supervisor Matt Beard – who was appointed because the membership’s boss for a second time in May – added: “It was vital we signed a confirmed goalscorer and Rianna has achieved that constantly in two seasons within the Championship.
“She had an ideal first WSL season earlier than being in and out of the workforce final yr.”So she’s hungry and we’re getting a gifted younger participant in addition to including depth to the squad and competitors for locations.”Dean follows fellow recruits Leanne Kiernan, Yana Daniels, Megan Campbell, Jasmine Matthews and Carla Humphrey in transferring to Liverpool this summer.