Evy Nadine Pereira Varela, forward/winger, has signed contract with Benfica and is going to integrate the Women’s Football squad for the next season.
The Cape Verdean Evy Pereira, 23 years old, is the fifth played joining the club, after Brazilians Dani Neuhaus and Daiane Rodrigues, and the Portuguese Carlota Cristo and Jassie Vasconcelos. The head coach, João Marques, was also introduced at Estádio da Luz.
In January 2015, Evy Pereira joined the Clube Atlético Ouriense, after standing out in the previous National Championship, as the top scorer.
The next year (2016/17), the forward/winger arrived at Valadares Gaia, where she won a Super Cup, after scoring 10 goals in 15 matches. This season, (2017/18) scored 4 times in 14 matches.
Text: Filipa Fernandes Garcia
Pics: Tânia Paulo / SL Benfica