FC Gold Pride Press Release [+]
Tuesday, October 13, 2009
SAN FRANCISCO, CA - FC Gold Pride recently announced that the team has agreed to terms with WPS free-agent Candace Chapman (Canada) for the 2010 season.
“We’re very happy to welcome Candace to the Pride,” said FC Gold Pride Head Coach Albertin Montoya. “Candace brings experience, skill and leadership to the team. She’s a technically advanced player with exceptional pace and is very strong in the air. She’s proven herself at the highest levels of competition both in the WPS and internationally. I’m confident she will have an immediate and positive impact on the way we play.”
In addition to competing with the Canadian National Team, following her collegiate career, Chapman played in the W-League for the Vancouver Whitecaps, Toronto Inferno (2001, 2003) and Atlanta Silverbacks (2005). Her career W-League totals include 22 games played, three goals and nine assists.