TINTON FALLS, N.J. – Sky Blue FC announced Wednesday that it has waived midfielder Thaisa Moreno and forward Michaela Abam to allow both players the chance to pursue opportunities abroad.

There were no immediate details as to which teams those two players were considering.

Thaisa was playing in her first season with the National Women’s Soccer League club after being signed as a free agent in the offseason. The Brazil international made five starts over eight appearances during the season, playing 396 minutes.

Abam was selected by Sky Blue FC in the 2018 NWSL college draft after completing her collegiate career at West Virginia University. The Houston native appeared in four matches this season.