Opportunity for players to join England Women's squad
29th March 2019
The England Women’s team will begin a new era and there is the opportunity for new players to make the squad.
Potential new players are asked to complete an application form, giving details of their playing experience and pedigree. The coaching staff will then invite selected athletes to join an upcoming training camp, with the potential of then becoming a member of the squad.
“We want to give players of the right calibre the opportunity to come forward,” says Bertelli. “We want to make sure we have the best possible players who have the talent to be part of the squad and representing their country. Anyone who wants to put themselves forward, please fill in the form.”
Players wishing to join the squad can complete the form by clicking: England Women’s Team application form. The deadline for completing the form is Friday 5th April.
A new era
Bertelli and her coaching staff are preparing the programme for their tenure.
“It will be great to get going again and have our first England Women’s camp,” says Bertelli. Emphasising the aims she outlined in the exclusive interview she gave when she was appointed, to create a player-focused setup: “The aim is to build an environment that will develop each player in the squad to maximise their potential and find the right competitive opportunities for the team. That starts with the players and we hope they are eager to get started, we are!”