Leicester City Women's Ashleigh Plumptre ends season with one final award

Defender named Foxes' Players' Player of Season...

Wednesday, 26th May 2021, 10:34 am
Updated Wednesday, 26th May 2021, 10:36 am
Ashleigh Plumptre. Photo: Getty Images

Melton footballer Ashleigh Plumptre ended an impressive season with one final trophy.

The defender got the nod from the dressing room as she was named Leicester City Women’s Players’ Player of the season.

It was a superb end to a sensational season for Plumptre in a campaign which saw the Foxes promoted to the FA Women’s Super League for the first time. after winning the FA Women’s Championship title.

“Can’t believe this,” a delighted Plumptre wrote on Twitter.

“Thank you to my teammates for putting me forward for such a special award and allowing me to be a part of a momentous season.”

The former Notts County player made an impact for the club after joining last summer.