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Villarreal Women international update
Villarreal Women international update

Olivia Oprea, Yenifer Giménez, Pancha Lara and Marian Awad will return to the Yellows after representing their countries

Villarreal Women’s four international players: Olivia Oprea (Romania), Yenifer Giménez (Venuezuela), Pancha Lara (Chile) and Marian Award (Israel), have completed the international break and will return to their club in the coming days. The first to do so is Oprea, who took part in Thursday’s training session.

The Romanian defender started the game and played the full 90 minutes in the win over Moldova and the defeat against Italy. B-team player Awad also started Israel’s two games. Lara and Giménez took part in a four-way friendly tournament, in which, as well as Chile and Venezuela, Brazil and India also took part. Both defenders started every game for their respective countries.

The results were the following:

Olivia Oprea (Romania)

  • Romania 3-0 Moldova
  • Romania 0-5 Italy

Pancha Lara (Chile)

  • Chile 1-0 Venezuela
  • Chile 3-0 India
  • Chile 0-2 Brazil

Yenifer Giménez (Venezuela)

  • Venezuela 0-1 Chile
  • Venezuela 1-4 Brazil
  • Venezuela 2-1 India

Marian Awad (Israel)

  • Portugal 4-0 Israel
  • Turkey 3-2 Israel