Women's Football News

 
 
Women's Football News, Print, Web and TV Media
Latest News Women's Football TV News Archive Search Get the Mag

 
Share page on Social Media:   f  Share     t     G+   find us on Twitter: @wssmagnews
 
Women's Football News
 

Women's Soccer Scene
Kay stays at Lincoln
 Women's Football News 12 Jun 2008
 
Kay stays at Lincoln - 12 Jun 2008 - Women's Football NewsLincoln City have secured the services of England goalkeeper Kay Hawke for at least another season.
 
Lady Imps chairman Geoff Adams and first team coach Sam Willett made the trip across the Pennines to sign contracts with Hawke - who the Lincoln Chairman has hailed as "the finest keeper in the English game" - at Flowery Field Primary school in Hyde (near Manchester), where she works as a highly qualified teacher.
 
Witnessed by several of her class, Kay signed a contract to protect Lincoln's net for the 2008-09 season, which will be her second at the club. She was signed from National Division side Blackburn Rovers at the beginning of last season to play for Lincoln, when long standing England under-23 keeper Nic Hobbs left the club.
 
Delighted chairman Geoff Adams said: "We are absolutely over the moon to capture the signing of Kay for another season. It's my opinion she is the finest keeper in the country at the moment, and if I'm honest, I thought we might lose her after just missing out on promotion to the National Division last season.
 
"I know National Division clubs have approached her even though she was still under contract to us, and it has taken a mighty effort to fend them off during the closed season. Therefore I think her signing for us this coming season is an even bigger coup for us than it was last season.
 
"I have no doubt in my mind that the signing of this world class goalkeeper for next season has massively increased our chances of achieving our holy grail of promotion to the top flight of women's football - she gives us a huge amount of strength and confidence at the back, and quite frankly brings another dimension to our game. I'm positive I speak for the whole club and everyone who supports the Ladyimps when I say how delighted we all are that she has decided to stay with us next season!"
 
Kay, who is now contracted to play for the Lady Imps until the end of June 2009, said: "I really like the club and all the people - I thoroughly enjoyed playing for Lincoln last season and feel that this is a club that is moving in the right direction. Also, I just love Lincoln as a place. It's pretty and quiet and I always I love it when I am there - I was never really going to sign for anyone else this season."
 
Sam Willett added: "Kay is a hugely valuable and valued member of our team and I am personally delighted we have managed to keep her for another season!"

 
 back to TOP
 

 
 
 
 
 
 

 
Women's Soccer Scene Media ©
 
LiveNews HEADLINES
 
on mobile   wssNews.co.uk 
 

 
Loading...
 
 
 
 
 

 

 
 
Womens Football TV
 
Latest wssTV  
 

 

 
Womens Football Magazine
 
Womens Football Magazine


 
Womens Soccer Secene Media

 
Safe For Kids

 
Discount Football Kits

 
Women's Football Advertising

 
Womens Football News send your story photos and video

 
Women's Football Advertising

 
News Archive
News 2017-2018
News 2016-2017
News 2015-2016
News 2014-2015
News 2013-2014
News 2012-2013
News 2011-2012
Women's World Cup 2011
News 2010-2011
News 2009-2010
News 2008-2009
News 2007-2008
Women's World Cup 2007
News 2006-2007
News 2005-2006
News Euro 2005
News 2004-2005
News 2003-2004

 
Women's Sport Search
 
Women's Sport Search

 
Women's Football Advertising

 
Women's Football History

 
THREE LIONS ON HER SHIRT

 
FA Womens Football Awards

 
BBC Sport Women's Football

 
Women's Football Advertising

 
Football Foundation

 
FREE CHILDRENS STORIES


 
Total page reads:

© designed, created, hosted and managed by  WWW Support Services   (click for info)