Do You Know A Future Lioness? If You Can See It, She Can Be It!
Have you got an amazing young female player in your team? Has she got what it takes to grow from grassroots to greatness? Could she become a Lioness of the future?
Yes? Here’s your chance to refer a player who could be taking her first step on the Women’s England Talent Pathway. The referral window is open for the last time this season, until Friday 8th April, so now’s the perfect time to act. Right now, coaches and clubs, volunteers, match officials, teachers or anyone else working with young players of potential, can put them forward.
England Football are looking for players eligible to represent England, who are born between 2005 and 2009. This could even include players who excel in other sports who may have transferable skills. They want to give them the opportunity to benefit from an inclusive and accessible pathway and, importantly, they will continue to play in their existing environment, wherever that may be.
The aim is to ensure England’s teams are supplied with the quality and depth of players to enable them to win a major tournament. In pursuit of this ambition, no stone is being left un-turned when it comes to finding future talent across England.
So, it’s over to you. If you have a player in mind, all you need to do is refer her by filling-in a Player Referral Form and England Football will do the rest. Check out what the Future Lioness Characteristics look like on the England Football website here.