West Allotment Celtic Womens team
Amber started playing when she was 10 years old and is currently studying Physical Education and Youth Sport at the University of Sunderland. She also plays for the Futsal team and the football team at the Uni.
Anna has been with the team two seasons now and although she is now at Dundee Uni has made a number of appearances. She is a two footed player who has good pace and can deliver a great cross and also has scored some good goals.
Jordan is also in her third season with team has has been an ever present never missing a match. She is a very quick and reliable defender. Jordan also coaches the U11 girls team for West Allotment juniors.
Emily came up from the U16s into the women team when it was formed. She is a strong defender and good organiser who enjoys a physical challenge. Emily also coaches an U11 team for West Allotment Juniors. When not playing Emily is a referee.
Lauren is one of the most experienced players in the squad and is also in her second season. A strong reliable defender with a good reading of the game. Lauren also has the ability to play some long range passes and is useful on free kicks.
Kirsty has shown that she is developing into a very quick and capable left sided defender and we look forward to working with her going forward.
Rebecca has been with the team for two seasons and has shown herself as a very reliable defender. Recently she has also tried the role of wingback and acquitted herself well.
Gabby has made the transformation from striker to central defender and shown that in this position she is very capable and adds strength and pace to our defence.
Catherine has recently joined us after a couple of seasons away at another club. Previously Catherine played for our juniors and is a welcome addition to our back line. A strong quick defender who always works hard for the team.
Hanna is a left-footed defender who has previously played for Newcastle and Sunderland Ladies and is a very technically gifted player.
Kate in an experienced defender who has played for 13 years at NUWFC and also has had time playing abroad in Estonia for FC Lootos.
Chloe is in her third season with us and has established herself quickly in the team as a strong playmaker. Chloe is good defensivily and links the play in midfield well.
This is Megan’s second season and after playing in a number of positions has shown herself to be an excellent defender. Strong in the air and on the ground Megan provides a great base for the defence. Megan has also been spotted and signed for Durham Reserves which is no less than she deserves. Sadly that means less time with us.
Dora is now in her second season and is the most senior member of the squad with a good playing CV in futsal and football. Dora is assistant coach and is very valuable in helping the team progress and is a great role model for the younger players.
Eilidh has recently joined the team after moving to Newcastle from Scotland. She played for the University of Glasgow Women's First team. As a Junior Eilidh came through the ranks of Boroughmuir Thistle Juniors. A gifted Midfielder with an eye for goal.
Elethea joined the team recently on her 16th birthday . She has a very good left foot and scored on her debut. A bright future ahead.
Sophie is now in her second season and is showing she has lots of potential to develop. A quiet girl who just gets on with the job.
Laura has shown that she can play anywhere and always performs. However her main asset to the team is the goals she scores and her partnership with Faye.
Lucie has been playing since 8 years old and is currently at Newcastle Uni after a two year scholarship with Sunderland. Lucie has played at this level before but suffered some bad injuries. A striker who will be a great addition.
Caitlyn is now in her third season and has pace to burn on the wing. She also can deliver great crosses and has scored some good goals coming in from the wing.
Faye is in her second season and has quickly proved to be a very good addition to the team. A very quick forward who already is scoring and creating goals for the team
David has been coaching seven years and holds the FA Youth Award and UEFA B. He believes in developing his players and building strong team bonds.