Olympique Lyonnais has confirmed the signing of Canadian soccer star Kadeisha Buchanan.

The 21-year-old defender from Brampton, Ont., took in Lyon’s men’s match Sunday with Montpellier, with Lyon¬†welcoming the Canadian to its powerhouse women’s team via Twitter.

Buchanan,¬†named the top women’s NCAA player on Friday after a stellar career with West Virginia, is the second Canadian to sign with a French team in recent days.

Close friend and fellow Canadian international Ashley Lawrence signed with Paris Saint-Germain earlier this week.

Lyon is the reigning UEFA Women’s Champion League champion.

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