The Indomitable Lioness midfielder Thérèse Ninon Abena will now play for Torino Women. Cameroon has signed a one-year contract with the Italian club during the week.
Abena is one of the important pieces of the Cameroonian midfield. Promoted by Joseph Ndoko, ex-coach of the Indomitable Lionesses, she quickly made her mark in the squad. The former member of Louves Minproff Yaounde will evolve this season in Italian Serie C where the Torino is currently 7th overall.
Absent at the Cameroon vs Cote d’Ivoire match played Tuesday in Yaounde, Cameroon still qualified for the final round of playoffs at the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games. The signing of his contract took place the following day; Wednesday, November 13 as the midfielder now acclimates. For her, everything “goes pretty well despite the cold,” she says.
This is a new stage in the career of the player who seduced by her performance on the field. Will she be able to lead her club to a climb to the second division? Time will tell.