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Laura Rueda joins Villarreal Women
Laura Rueda joins Villarreal Women

The French player strengthens the Yellows in attack

Villarreal CF have reached an agreement with French forward Laura Rueda to join the women’s first team for the rest of the 2022/23 season. Rueda joins on a free transfer, after having left her previous team, Le Havre Athletic Club. She has a contract until 30th June 2023, with the option of extending her deal for another season.

Potential and versatility for Villarreal Women

Laura Rueda (09/07/1999) is a young player who stands out for her power and great dribbling ability. The French winger has a great versatility, as she can play in all attacking positions, giving more options to the Yellows’ in defence.

Rueda has represented the French national team at youth level in all age groups. This season, she has played a total of 11 matches in D1 Arkema, the top French league, with Le Havre Athletic Club, starting seven of them and scoring two goals. She has previously played for Rodez AF, La Roche ESOF and Olympique Marseille.

Although Rueda was born in the French city of Pau, she has joint Spanish-French nationality.