‘I do not doubt that she’s going to succeed’ – Desiree Ellis backs Refiloe Jane to excel at AC Milan

The Banyana Banyana coach has hailed the brand new AC Milan signing and backs her to shine with the Serie A outfit this time period

South Africa ladies head coach Desiree Ellis believes midfielder Refiloe Jane can be a hit along with her new membership AC Milan.

The 27-year-old Banyana Banyana vice-captain joined the Italian Serie A ladies’s aspect on a one-year deal two weeks in the past after parting methods with Australian outfit Canberra United earlier this yr.

The 56-year-old, who departs for the Fifa Soccer Convention and Awards in Milan on Friday, is upbeat Jane will excel in Italy sufficient to pave for extra gamers switch from Africa.

“We now have all the time spoken about gamers going to high golf equipment within the massive leagues and Refiloe Jane going to a membership like AC Milan,” Ellis instructed Safa.

“Wow! It’s wonderful for us and her. She did nicely in Canberra. You by no means realise who’s watching, it’s nicely deserved and so they worth her very extremely.

“She arrived and performed in a pleasant match instantly and performed the primary league this previous weekend.

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“Whenever you have a look at the speed critiques she obtained, however we all know the standard she has.

“However different individuals additionally should see for themselves and hopefully, that may open doorways for others, I don’t doubt that she’s going to succeed the place she is.”

Jane grew to become the second Banyana Banyana participant after captain Jannine Van Wyk [Fortuna Hjørring] to make a transfer overseas after the nation’s maiden Girls’s World Cup outing in France this yr.