15. 05. 2020

TUR W: It’s official – Thompson moves from Fenerbahçe to Eczacıbaşı

Source: eczacibasisporkulubu.org.tr; Photo: fotomac.com.tr

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The record winners of the Turkish Women’s Volleyball Championship, Eczacıbaşı VitrA, made the transfer of Jordan Thompson official.

 

Shaping the roster for the 2020/21 season, Eczacıbaşı has contracted U.S. National Team member Thompson. The 23-year-old opposite hitter played for Eczacıbaşı’s title rivals Fenerbahçe Opet last season, which was the first professional season in her career. Thompson had a major role in winning the 2019 FIVB Volleyball Nations League of the USA Women.

The rumor of Thompson’s arrival at Eczacıbaşı has appeared more than a month ago. The other player with whom Thompson was about to come to the Istanbul team in a package, her compatriot Chiaka Ogbogu, hasn’t yet signed.

In addition to Thompson, Eczacıbaşı announced two more transfers: of the teenage setter Elif Şahin (Karayolları) and another youngster Merve Atlıer (officially, back from a loan in Karayolları). The club officially parted ways with American setter Carli Lloyd (will likely go to Èpiù Pomì Casalmaggiore, Italy) and middle blocker Ergül Eroğlu (Galatasaray HDI Sigorta).

 

Check out more  Transfer Rumors and Transfers - Done Deals.

 

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1 Comments about "TUR W: It’s official – Thompson moves from Fenerbahçe to Eczacıbaşı"

16.05.2020 | 03:46 |   Brian [unregistered]

What happens to Boskovic?

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20.05.2020 | 03:35 |   Miguel [unregistered]

Re: @Brian
She still is the star of the club.

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