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

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.

Huddersfield Town Women is Laura’s sixth club and she’s about to begin her third season with The Terriers. Photo source: HTAFC
Huddersfield Town Women compete in the FA Women’s National League North, the third level of women’s football. Photo source: HTAFC
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
Laura’s scored 11 goals in six pre-season games, including two back-to-back hattricks in her last four appearances. Photo Source: HTAFC
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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