England’s Euro 2022 winners have been honored with gold plaques at native soccer golf equipment
All 23 members of England’s Euro 2022 profitable squad have had a golden plaque unveiled at an area membership or venue that was essential within the early phases of their soccer journey to honor the half they performed within the Lionesses’ historic Euro victory.
England have been topped European champions for the primary time this summer season, beating Germany 2-1 in entrance of a document Wembley crowd and marking an event anticipated to vary the face of girls’s soccer within the UK.
Chloe Kelly’s extra-time winner in opposition to Germany to write down her identify within the historical past books has been honored with a gold plaque on the Windmill Park Cages as a part of England Football and Nationwide Building Society’s ‘Where Greatness Is Made’ marketing campaign.
“Growing up I always played soccer in the cages so that’s made me the player I am today,” Kelly stated 90 minutes earlier than the Euros.
The plaques have been put in in a wide range of areas up and down the nation, from universities to native grassroots golf equipment.
Alex Greenwood’s golden plaque in Liverpool / Nationwide
Euro 2022 Golden Boot winner and participant of the match Beth Mead’s gold plaque is at Teesside University, the place she studied for a Sports Development diploma whereas enjoying for Sunderland. The college at the moment affords a Beth Mead Scholarship for gifted feminine soccer gamers.
Beth Mead’s Golden Plaque at Teeside University / Nationwide
Captain Leah Williamson’s gold plaque is on the Scot Sports and Social Club in Milton Keynes, and Keira Walsh, who submitted participant of the match within the Euro 2022 closing earlier than incomes a world document switch to Barcelona, has a plaque in her honour. at her former youth aspect Blackburn Rovers Football Club.
Rachel Daly’s Golden Plaque in Harrogate / Nationwide
“The ‘Where Greatness is Made’ campaign aims to promote mutual respect on and off the pitch and inspire the next generation of footballers, as part of the ongoing Mutual Respect Partnership,” a Nationwide press launch stated. “The plaque will serve as a permanent reminder of the players’ inspirational stories and the importance of mutual respect for all.”
The areas of all 23 plaques are beneath: