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Soccer alumna Ena Sabanagic signs pro contract

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Senior midfielder Ena Sabanagic passes the ball towards the goal during Purdue’s regular-season loss to Wisconsin on Oct. 10. Sabanagic left the game before halftime with a knee injury. Exponent File Photo

Purdue soccer alumna Ena Sabanagic signed a professional contract with HK Kópavogur, Iceland, according to a Purdue Athletics release.

The club plays in Iceland’s Women’s Champions League.

Sabanagic is from Hanover Park, Illinois. She graduated from Purdue in May, 2020 with a degree in selling & sales management. She was a midfielder and a four-year letterwinner during her time at Purdue. Sabanagic also earned Academic All-Big Ten accolades as a sophomore in 2017, the release said.

Sabanagic played in 61 career matches with four starts as a Boilermaker, according to the release. Sabanagic scored two game-winning goals in that time, both against top-25 foes.

Prior to signing with HK, Sabanagic played for the Chicago Kics of United Women’s Soccer.

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