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Ellen White

Ellen Toni Convery MBE (née White) – born 9 May 1989 – is a former professional footballer who played as a forward.

With England, she has competed at three FIFA Women’s World Cup tournaments: in the 2011, 2015 and 2019, reaching the semi-finals in 2015 and 2019 and finishing third in 2015.

White earned the Bronze Boot award at the 2019 FIFA Women’s World Cup in France. She represented Great Britain team at the 2012 and 2020 Summer Olympics.

Having progressed through Arsenal academy, White returned to the Gunners in 2010 after spells with Chelsea and Leeds United. She has also played for Notts County and Birmingham City.

White earned the WSL’s Golden Boot Award for most goals scored during the 2017–18 season. With Arsenal, she won the league in 2011 and 2012; the FA Women’s Cup in 2011 and 2013 and the FA WSL Cup in 2011, 2012, and 2013.

With Birmingham City, she was the league’s top scorer in 2018. With Manchester City, she won the Women’s FA Cup in 2020.

White has been named England’s International Player of the Year three times, in 2011, 2018 and 2021.

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