Learn more about new Thorns FC midfielder Andressinha

Considered one of the top young Brazilian women's footballers in the world, Andressinha now finds herself in the Rose City. Learn more about the midfielder.​

  • Andressinha has 21 caps for the Brazil Women's National Team with seven goals scored
  • She is a veteran of both the 2015 FIFA Women's World Cup in Canada where the team made a run to the Round of 16. Andressinha also appeared at the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio in her native Brazil where they came in fourth place
  • She was captain of the Brazil Women's National Team at the 2012 FIFA U-17 Women's World Cup
  • Growing up in the Rio Grande do Sul region of southern Brazil, Andressinha's first contact with the game came playing futsal 
  • She is a fan of Brazilian soccer powerhouses Internacional and Grêmio