Tuesday, 28 April 2009
Ifeoma Dieke stands on the edge of a new dawn. The Scotland international defender is part of the latest attempt to set up a professional women's soccer league in America.
The 27 year-old has signed for Chicago Red Stars - one of seven teams in the inaugural season of Women's Professional Soccer (WPS) - which launched in March.
Dieke, who played for Cumbernauld Ladies Club Team in Scotland went to university in Miami on a soccer scholarship in 1999 is also a Scottish international.