Sky Blue FC has reached an agreement with Paris FC of Division 1 Féminine in France to loan rookie defender Kaleigh Riehl through February 2021. Riehl will join fellow Sky Blue rookie forward Evelyne Viens at the club.
Riehl is the NCAA all-time leader in minutes played by a position player and was acquired by Sky Blue with the 11th overall pick of the 2020 NWSL College Draft. She made her first professional appearance and start in the Club’s second 2020 NWSL Challenge Cup match against Utah Royals FC on July 4.
Paris FC finished fifth in the Division 1 Féminine for the 2019-20 season with a record of 7-3-6. Their 2020-21 season began on September 6 with a loss to Olympique Lyonnais. Their next match is on September 26 against Le Havre.