The WNY Flash signed 20-year-old midfielder Halimatu Ayinde, who is a currently playing for the Nigeria women’s national team.
Ayinde has played all 180 minutes for the Nigeria women’s national team in this year’s World Cup. She will join the Flash following Nigeria’s final game in that competition.
Nigeria faces the U.S. national team Tuesday at 8 p.m. The Flash resume play June 20 against the Houston Dash at BBVA Compass Stadium.