Vanessa Gilles joins Olympique Lyon on loan from the US side, Angel City FC. She penned a contract until the end of the season.
The 26-year-old already has experience from the French top flight, when she spent three seasons with Girondins Bordeaux between 2018 and 2021. Last year, the Canadian centre-back returned to the US, where she already played during her college career. Gilles made 13 appearances for Angel City.