With her French club, Sogore hopes to play a vital role to aid them progress one step closer to their ambition of playing in the top flight.

Despite the COVID-19 pandemic having reshaped how they prepare for the new season, the Malian's eyes remain fixed on her targets and ambitions, saying she is now stronger than ever to perform well.

“The lockdown was very tough for me especially at the start when I could not train regularly. However, I was able to keep fit thanks to the exercises that our physical trainer gave us.”

“The preparation for the new season is going very well and we are working very hard to have a good season and get promoted at the end of the season.”

The Malian says she is enjoying her French adventure and feels her career is on the right path.

“This is a great opportunity at this point of my career. The lifestyle here is incredible and the football is amazing. The fans always turn up to support the team and I feel at ease here,” she states.

She believes that performing well with her French club will in turn help her improve at national team level as well where she hopes she can help the team do well at the next Women's Africa Cup of Nations having finished fourth at the last edition in Ghana.

“This is a new and higher step for me, but the hard work begins now. It is up to me to give my all and with determination and ambition, I know I will do well,” she concluded.