Ellie Brazil, the English teenager testing herself at Serie A champions Fiorentina
When provided the likelihood to swap Birmingham for Florence, the 18-year-old determined to study a brand new language, a brand new type of soccer and tips on how to prepare dinner
Florence, the metropolis of lilies, is the excellent getaway for anybody craving for a peaceable weekend in the tranquil environment of Tuscany. It has the Uffizi Gallery, the Arno river and people well-known purple prime buildings. It is usually the dwelling of 18-year-old English ahead Ellie Brazil, who left Birmingham Metropolis in the FA Ladies’s Tremendous League this summer time to signal for Serie A champions Fiorentina.
Like fellow England teen Katie Zelem, who moved to Juventus throughout the summer time, Brazil was swayed by the thought of sampling a brand new tradition. “The primary two months I used to be right here it was nonetheless summer time, so it was attractive,” says the 18-year-old. “It’s only a completely different way of life. A few years in the past I moved to Birmingham, away from my buddies and oldsters, so it wasn’t one thing that scared me. It drove me to do it, to realize extra independence and acquire extra life expertise.”