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Andrea Sierra, NEW Dépor ABANCA 21-22 Player!

15/07/2021 20:16

Andrea Maddalen Sierra Larrauri (Bilbao, 15 May 1998), better known as Andrea Sierra, has joined Deportivo ABANCA for the 2021-2022 season.

This Basque footballer can play as a right-back as well as a centre-back. She has been an U17, U19 and U20 Spain international. Andrea Sierra became an U20 world runner-up in 2018, when Spain lost against Japan (1-3), alongside former Deportivistas Nuria Rábano and Misa Rodríguez. The previous year, she was also part of the U19 squad, again, alongside Nuria and Misa, that won the U19 European Championship by beating France (3-2).

Andrea Sierra was a grassroots player at Loyola Indautxu and Bizkerre FT; she then went on to sign for Athletic Club in 2014. She played two seasons in the B team before making her debut with the first team at the age of 18, on 30 October 2016, against Atlético de Madrid.

After playing for both the B team and the first team during the 2016-2017 season, she was finally promoted to the first team the following season. Throughout the four and a half seasons with the first team, Andrea Sierra has played a total of 57 matches and has scored 1 goal in Primera Iberdrola.