Alisha Lehmann has some pretty die hard fans.
During Switzerland’s 2-0 victory against the Philippines at the 2023 Women’s World Cup in New Zealand, Alisha Lehmann received strong support from her fans.
One particular supporter held up a sign at Dunedin Stadium, asking the 24-year-old Lehmann if she could have her shirt.
This display of enthusiasm was witnessed by many as they cheered on Lehmann and her team
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With a significant following of over 13 million on Instagram, the Swiss forward expressed her excitement about competing in the Women’s World Cup.
Reflecting on Switzerland’s previous appearance in 2015, where they reached the knockout stage before losing to Canada 1-0, Lehmann revealed her long-held desire to participate in the global tournament.
Switzerland’s upcoming matches in the group stage include a game against Norway on Tuesday and a match against New Zealand on July 30.