22. Ella Meadowcroft
Date of birth
Striker Ella is a clinical finisher with good awareness who can also create chances for her teammates. Her career began at Rushden and Diamonds Girls’ Centre of Excellence followed by three unbeaten seasons with her home-town side Bedford Ladies FC, in which they also won the treble for two seasons running. Whilst at university, she enjoyed a short spell at Lincoln Ladies who are now WSL team Notts County FC. After university she re-joined Bedford and helped the team gain promotion into the FA WPL as well as defeating rivals Luton Town to win the 2013-14 Bedfordshire County Cup. She joined Orient at the end of the 2015-16 season and was the Player of the Match in the team’s victory in the Mayor’s Cup final.