England Women Visit Bristol Ahead Of Ashton Gate Game

England players take a training session at Bristol Grammar School ahead first home fixture since their historic World Cup performance. 

England forwards Ellen White and Jessica Clarke shared their stories and tips with students from Bristol Grammar School before they face Bosnia & Herzegovina on Sunday, November 29th (3.30pm kick-off) at Ashton Gate.

England and Notts County Ladies player, Jessica Clarke said: "I think its nice to show some of the young girls where we have come from and how we have made our way up through the roots of football."

She added: "The opportunities they are given now is amazing and the way women's football is changing, a career in the game for them is much more accessible."

Year 9 Bristol Grammar student, India Capon really enjoyed meeting the players: "The way they were giving us tips and helping us improve was brilliant."

The match will be England’s second UEFA Women’s Euro 2017 qualifier since the Lionesses beat Estonia 8-0 in their opening match in September.

England forward Ellen White commented: "We got back from the World Cup in July so a home game has been a long-time coming and it will be great to be able to thank the fans for all their support." 

She added: "Hopefully we can put on a strong performance for the fans too."

Tickets are on sale now priced £5 for adults and £2.50 for children.  A family ticket (two adults and two children) is available at £10 and group booking discounts apply.

Tickets are on sale now via http://tickets.bristol-sport.co.uk/ and on 0117 963 0600.

More information can be found at www.thefa.com/england.

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