Arsenal Women

'This is a really good step in my career'

Jessica Samuelsson became the latest addition to Pedro Martinez Losa's ranks when she joined the club on Friday afternoon.
 

The 25-year-old Sweden international arrives in north London with 24 caps to her name and claimed a silver medal in the 2016 Olympic Games.

Jessica spoke to Arsenal.com following her signing - and this is what she said:

on what made her choose to come to Arsenal…
I was here to visit and I liked the environment and I liked the coach. So I think this is going to develop me as a player and that’s why.on her playing style…
I’m a player that really plays with my heart. I run a lot and I think one of my biggest strengths is defensively, one versus one. I’m an energetic player.on why she came to England…
As I say, I needed to take a new step in my career. I think this is a good step in my career to develop even more, so that’s why.on whether she spoke to Swedish team-mates…
I talked a lot with Kosovare Asllani and Hedvig Lindahl and they talked a lot of good things about the league, like that it’s tough and there are good games and everything like that.on pre-season…
It’s a little bit different from home but that’s just because I’m not used to this type of play. But it’s fun to try something new.on her new team-mates…
The whole group have been really welcoming and as well the staff and all the people around the club. I feel like I’m in safe hands.on what her message to the Arsenal fans is…
I can’t wait to play my first game, it’s going to be so much fun. I can’t wait to meet everyone and be sharing together the first three points.

Jessica puts pen to paper at Arsenal Training Centre

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