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Meet the "Ella Ann Toone"who plays as a forward for FA WSL club Manchester United'(See her Career)

Ella Ann Toone (born 2 September 1999) is an English footballer who plays as a forward for FA WSL club Manchester United .

She has previously played for Manchester City and Blackburn Rovers , and has represented England at under-17 , under-19 and under-21 level.

Club career

Manchester City

Toone joined Manchester City in the summer of 2016 from Blackburn Rovers having previously been a youth at Manchester United for six years but moved on due to a lack of senior women's team. [2][3] In July 2016, she made her senior debut as a substitute in an 8–0 win over Aston Villa in the Continental Cup .

She was nominated alongside four others for the

FA Women's Young Player of the Year award in May 2018, an award eventually won by Beth Mead .

Manchester United

Toone (centre) playing for

Manchester United against

Brighton & Hove Albion in 2019.

In July 2018, Toone joined Manchester United for their inaugural season in the FA Women's Championship for the 2018–19 season , one of seven players to return to the senior side having played for the club at youth level. She made her competitive debut for Manchester United, as a half-time substitute for Mollie Green , in a 1–0

League Cup victory against Liverpool on 19 August. [8] On 9 September, she scored her first senior goal, on her league debut, in United's opening game of the 2018–19 season, a 12–0 win away to Aston Villa . [9] She was voted FA Women's Championship player of the month for February 2019, having scored five goals in United's two league games, with four of them scored against Leicester City on 13 February.

In the 2019–20 season, Toone scored five goals in a League Cup group stage game as United beat Leicester City 11–1 on 21 November 2019, equaling the club record set by Jessica Sigsworth the previous season. [12]

Ahead of the 2020–21 season , Toone signed a new two-year contract with an option for a third.

International career

Toone represented England at the 2016 FIFA U-17 Women's World Cup in Jordan . [14]

On 17 October 2017, Toone made her under-19 debut in an UEFA Women's Under-19 Championship qualification match against

Kazakhstan , scoring twice in a 9–0 win. [15] She scored 5 across the qualifying campaign as England finished second to Germany in the elite round. [16][17]

In June 2018, Toone was part of the 35-player shortlist to make the England under-20 squad for the FIFA Women's U20 World Cup , but was ruled out through injury. [18][19]

Education

Toone attended Fred Longworth High School . After leaving secondary school, whilst playing for Manchester United, Toone enrolled onto a BTEC Level 3 Extended Diploma Sport Science course at Wigan and Leigh College . [20]

Career statistics

Club

As of match played 23 February 2020 [21][22]

Appearances and goals by club, season and competition

Club Season League

Division Apps Goal

Manchester City 2016

WSL 1 0 0

2017 2 0

2017–18 3 0

Total 5 0

Manchester United 2018–19 Championship 20 14

2019–20 WSL 13 1

Total 33 15

Career total 38 15

1. ^ Includes the Women's FA Cup

2. ^ Includes the WSL Cup/Women's League Cup

3. ^ Includes the UEFA Women's Champions League

Honours

Club

Manchester City

FA WSL Cup : 2016[23]

Manchester United

FA Women's Championship : 2018–19 [24]

Individual

FA Women's Championship Player of the Month: February 2019 [11]

References

1. ^ a b "List of Players - England" (PDF). FIFA. 24 September 2016. p. 4. Retrieved 2 December 2018.

2. ^ a b Ghagan, Charlie (8 March 2019).

"United women forward Ella Toone can't wait for the fixtures ahead" . manutd.com . Manchester United F.C. Retrieved 27 May 2019.

3. ^ Kelly, Robert (28 July 2015). "Ella is playing right Toone for England" . The Bolton News . Retrieved 27 May 2019.

4. ^ "Ella Toone player profile" . Manchester City FC. Archived from the original on 24 September 2017. Retrieved 25 January 2018.

5. ^ "England Women's Young Player of the Year" . thefa.com . The Football Association . 21 May 2018. Retrieved 29 May 2019.

6. ^ "FA Women's Football Awards 2018" .

thefa.com . The Football Association . 1 June 2018. Retrieved 29 May 2019.

7. ^ Wrack, Suzanne (13 July 2018).

"Manchester United include England stars in unveiled women's squad" . Retrieved 13 July 2018.

8. ^ Drudge, Harriet (19 August 2018).

"MATCH REPORT: LIVERPOOL WOMEN 0 UNITED WOMEN 1" . ManUtd.com . Retrieved 19 May 2019.

9. ^ Bath, Adam (9 September 2018). "MATCH REPORT: ASTON VILLA 0 UNITED WOMEN 12" . ManUtd.com . Retrieved 2 December 2018.

10. ^ Bath, Adam (13 February 2019).

"Leicester City Women 0 Manchester United Women 7 match report" .

ManUtd.com . Retrieved 21 November 2019.

11. ^ a b Plant, Michael (11 March 2019).

"Casey Stoney wins LMA Womens Championship Manager of the Month award for February 2019" . ManUtd.com . Retrieved 10 May 2019.

12. ^ Plant, Michael (21 November 2019). "Man Utd Women v Leicester Women match report 21 November 2019" . ManUtd.com . Retrieved 22 November 2019.

13. ^ "Ella Toone signs new contract with Man Utd Women" . www.manutd.com . 26 June 2020.

14. ^ "England squad named for FIFA Women's U17 World Cup" . thefa.com . The Football Association . 12 September 2016. Retrieved

29 May 2019.

15. ^ Lavery, Glenn (18 October 2017).

"England 9-0 Kazakhstan: UEFA Women's U19s Championship qualifier" . thefa.com .

The Football Association . Retrieved 29 May 2019.

16. ^ "Statistics — Qualifying phase — Player statistics — Goals" . uefa.com . UEFA . Retrieved 29 May 2019.

17. ^ "Elite round – Group 2 Standings" .

uefa.com . Retrieved 29 May 2019.

18. ^ "England squad: FIFA Women's U20 World Cup" . thefa.com . 14 June 2018. Retrieved

29 May 2019.

19. ^ @ellatoone99 (24 July 2018). "Gutted to have been ruled out of the U20's World Cup due to injury but I will be supporting the girls every step of the way!" (Tweet) – via

Twitter .

20. ^ "Wigan & Leigh College :: Manchester United Women First team players Enrol at Leigh College" . Wigan & Leigh College. 10 September 2018. Retrieved 30 May 2019.

21. ^ "Ella Toone player profile" . Soccerway. Retrieved 25 January 2018.

22. ^ "Manchester City Women FC player stats" . Manchester City Women FC. Archived from the original on 4 September 2019. Retrieved 8 September 2019.

23. ^ Garry, Tom (2 October 2016). "Women's Continental Cup final: Manchester City 1-0 Birmingham City (aet)" . BBC Sport. Retrieved 11 May 2019.

24. ^ "Man Utd Women 7-0 Crystal Palace Ladies: Women's Championship title sealed by win" . BBC Sport. 20 April 2019. Retrieved 11 May 2019.

External links

Profile at the Manchester United F.C. website

Ella Toone – UEFA competition record

Ella Toone at Soccerway Ella Toone

Toone after winning the 2018–19 FA Women's Championship with Manchester United

Personal information

Full name Ella Ann Toone[1]

Date of birth 2 September 1999 (age 20)

Place of birth Tyldesley , England[2]

Height 5 ft 4 in (1.63 m) [1]

Playing position(s) Forward

Club information

Current team Manchester United

Number 7

Youth career

2005–2007 Astley & Tyldesley FC

2007–2013 Manchester United

2013–2016 Blackburn Rovers

Senior career*

Years Team Apps (Gls)

2016–2018 Manchester City 5 (0)

2018– Manchester United 33 (15)

National team ‡

2015–2016 England U17 12 (4)

2017–2018 England U19 6 (5)

2019– England U21 13 (2)

* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 23 February 2020

‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 8 March 2020

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