Shanice van de Sanden: Liverpool Ladies sign Netherlands striker

Shanice van de Sanden
Shanice van de Sanden is Liverpool's ninth signing ahead of the new season

Liverpool Ladies have signed Netherlands striker Shanice van de Sanden for the upcoming Women's Super League season.

She started her career at Utrecht and has also played for Heerenveen before joining FC Twente in 2011.

Van de Sanden, 23, has scored three goals in 17 games for her country and featured at the World Cup last year.

"Shanice is a hard-working striker who will add goals to the team," boss Scott Rogers told the club website.external-link

The 2016 WSL campaign gets under way on Wednesday, 23 March.