Jess Fishlock won't be returning to the W-League for the 2018/19 season.
The four time W-League Championship winner will be on loan to French giants Olympique Lyonnais (OL) until the end of the season.
La star galloise Jessica Fishlock rejoint l’OL ! https://t.co/K0rvzLYrTH— OL Féminin (@OLfeminin) September 24, 2018
The signing was made on the final day of the transfer window, September 21.
OL are considered one of the strongest women's teams in the world having won a record three straight UEFA Women's Champions League titles and haven't lost the Division 1 Féminine title in 12 seasons.
The 31-year-old spent five seasons in Australia with stints at Melbourne Victory and Melbourne City. She first signed to Victory in 2012 for six weeks on a guest player contract helping the team reach their first ever grand final.
The following season, Fishlock returned to Victory and helped the side to Grand Final glory over Brisbane Roar.
She has been an integral part of the City squad for the last three season having been a part of their inaugural W-League campaign where they went undefeated. Fishlock has also been the top scorer with City for the last two seasons.