Noelle Maritz helped Wolfsburg win the Women’s Champions League in 2014

Arsenal Women have signed Switzerland international defender Noelle Maritz from German club Wolfsburg on an undisclosed-length contract.

The 24-year-old had been with the German champions since 2013, helping them to five consecutive league titles.

She has earned 74 senior caps and joins fellow Swiss stars Lia Walti and Malin Gut at the Women’s Super League side.

“We’re ecstatic to have a player of Noelle’s calibre,” head coach Joe Montemurro told the club website.