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
Villa swoop for Alicia
 Women's Football News 15 Feb 2014
Aston Villa have made another high-profile signing in Alicia Robinson ahead of their first season in the FA Women's Super League 2. 
Following in the footsteps of Emily Owen, Tash Baptise and Lauren Walker, Villa have snapped up the elegant midfield star, subject to international clearance.
Alicia Robinson played for The New Saints in Wales before moving to the USA to play and study. She went to Hutchinson Community College in Kansas for two years before transferring to Clayton State University in Georgia for another two years.
When Villa discovered she had returned from the States, they were quick to snap her up - confident as they were that her composure, passing range and goalscoring knack would suit the team well.
Assistant boss Natalie Courtney said: "Alicia is a player we've admired for a long time. Once we knew she'd come back, we had no hesitation is getting her in.
"Playing in America has given her some great experiences. She has matured as a player and will give us some more attacking options.
"We like the fact that she can retain the ball with her short and long passing game. She will link the team together and make us more creative in the final third."
Head coach Joe Hunt added: "We've had Alicia involved in the last three sessions and she has been brilliant.
"Straight away, she is linking well with our midfield players and producing some quality passes for our forwards.
"She is a graceful player and I'm sure the rest of the girls will enjoy having her in the team and our fans will enjoy watching her on a match day.
"It's a big signing for us. We're delighted."

 back to TOP


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



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 2018-2019
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


FA Womens Football Awards

BBC Sport Women's Football

Women's Football Advertising

Football Foundation


Total page reads:

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