Laura Elford: “Centre backs bully strikers… but I’ll give as good as I get.”

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This article originally appeared on And Takes That Chance. Photo Source: HTAFC

After the pandemic halted a season full of setbacks, Huddersfield Town Women’s star striker is ready to make her mark under new coach Jordan Wimpenny.

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Huddersfield Town Women is Laura’s sixth club and she’s about to begin her third season with The Terriers. Photo source: HTAFC
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Huddersfield Town Women compete in the FA Women’s National League North, the third level of women’s football. Photo source: HTAFC
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Laura, pictured with Huddersfield Town player Rarmani Edmonds-Green, took part in the club’s kit launch which featured players from the men’s and women’s sides. Photo source: HTAFC
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Laura’s scored 11 goals in six pre-season games, including two back-to-back hattricks in her last four appearances. Photo Source: HTAFC
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Laura, like the majority of her colleagues at Huddersfield Town Women, play part-time for the love of the game and have to pay to play. Photo source: HTAFC

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