Chelsea has ruled the roost in the Women’s Super League over the last few years, winning three consecutive English championships to go along with a pair of FA Cups and two FA League Cups.
The Blues look poised to continue their dominance, thanks in some part to the addition of Canadian defender Kadeisha Buchanan, when the 2022-23 WSL season kicks off this weekend.
Buchanan, a 26-year-old native of Toronto, established herself as one of the best centre backs in the world during her six seasons at Olympique Lyon, helping the French club win five domestic championships, five UEFA Champions League titles and three French Cups.
But the stalwart defender wanted a new adventure and turned down offers from other WSL clubs in the off-season to sign with Chelsea. Buchanan’s arrival at Chelsea strengthens a roster that’s already littered with international stars, including Australian…