The player was active last season in the ranks of Ensino Lugo, although she was unable to play most of the season, as she suffered a knee injury for which she had to undergo surgery.
The Ferrol club subjected the player to medical tests before closing the agreement and after being examined by several doctors, they certified that she is recovered from the injury and that she will be able to start the preseason with the rest of the team members.
The player comments on her signing for BAXI Ferrol and highlights that “It is a very familiar club that I have followed for many years. I only get good words from both him and linen ”.
As for what she can contribute to the team, Alicia is very clear about it and states that “Fun in attack and intensity in defense”.
The Ferrol team will try to achieve permanence in the highest category and the base comments on what they expect from the season that “Have fun, learn so much from Lino, whom I have to thank for the trust he has put in me by giving me the opportunity after coming from an injury like the one I suffered last season, as well as from my teammates.”
He also adds that “In terms of results, I think we have to take it as a challenge to aspire to big things like a Queen’s Cup, some play-offs. But we have to work day by day and the results will come ”.
The player sends a message to the fans and comments that “It is going to be a fun year, in which we hope that the COVID issue does not cause us to be without an audience like this past season, and that they are encouraged to come and fill the pavilion, that that player is always noticed more on the court. And as you say, let them feel the Uni ”.
Alicia Villegas is the ninth confirmed player of the BAXI Ferrol project to play the Endesa League, following the renewals of Jenna Allen, Natalia Rodríguez, Patri Cabrera, Suné Swart, Dynn Leaupepe and Irene Garí, in addition to the signings of Carmen Grande and Madrid the Serbian Milica Ivanovic.