In addition to a number of players heading to the W-League during the offseason, three NWSL players are headed elsewhere on loan this winter.
Houston Dash midfielder Andressinha and Bruna Benites will join Esporte Clube Iranduba da Amazônia in Brazil, the Dash said last week. Andressinha will be with the team through December for for their Campeonato Amazonense de Futebol Feminino campaign and Benites will remain with the team for the remainder of this year.
Also, Spirit forward Francisca Ordega will be part of Atlético Madrid in Spain. She joined the team on loan and will return to the Spirit in March, the Spirit said last week.
— Iranduba (@eciranduba) October 27, 2017