It’s quite a Burnley FC Women first team squad…here’s a chance to get to know them better!

Sarah Agger

Name Sarah Agger

Position Right Wing or Right Back

Previous club(s) Blackburn Rovers, Manchester City, Everton and Liverpool

What is your favourite footballing moment? So far, it has to be being the first English club to win the Dallas International Cup in 2018 with Blackburn Rovers and to be the Captain of the team was a bonus!

Do you have a nickname? A lot of people just call me Agger

Who is your role model? It’s definitely Lucy Bronze, I think she’s class

What’s your most annoying habit? I wouldn’t say I have an annoying habit however my mum says it’s fixing my hair on the pitch

If you could go back in time where would you go? Back to 1966 when England won the world cup!

Which three celebrities would you invite to your dream dinner party? David Beckham, Beyoncé and Lewis Capaldi

Kelly Halligan

Name Kelly Halligan

Position Centre Midfield/Striker

Previous club(s) Bolton Wanderers Ladies

What is your favourite footballing moment? Playing for the Republic of Ireland

Do you have a nickname? Kel is the most common one

Who is your role model? My dad

What’s your most annoying habit? Saying what even though I heard what they said!

If you could go back in time where would you go? 2008

Which three celebrities would you invite to your dream dinner party? Kanye West, Bill Gates, Will Smith

Tell us your funniest joke “I was raised as an only child, which really annoyed my brother”

Levi Rathburn

Name Levi Rathburn

Position Left wing

Previous club(s) Manchester United

Do you have any pre-match rituals? I have to eat a banana 1 hour before kick-off.

Which member of the squad is the worst dancer? Olivia Wilson

Where is your favourite holiday destination? Lanzarote, I go every year with my family and friends.

Which words or phrase do you use the most? “It’s a bit of a sticky one” for awkward situations

What TV programme do you make sure you never miss? Love Island

Which famous person would you most like to be stuck in a lift with? Tom Hardy, I think we’d have a lot in common

How would you describe yourself in 3 words? Changing room DJ (Buff got the sack!)

Burnley FC Women captain, Jo Holt…

Name Joanne (Jo) Holt

Position Centre Half

Previous club(s) Curzon Ashton LFC, Haslingden Ladies FC

What is your favourite footballing moment? Captaining Burnley FC Women to back to back titles and then leading the squad around Turf Moor prior to the last game of the season. It was one of the best proudest moments of my life.

Do you have a nickname? Holty

Who is your role model? Male: Glen Little, Female: Steph Houghton

What’s your most annoying habit? I’m a complete control freak

If you could go back in time where would you go? To the moon with Neil Armstrong and be the first woman in space… One small step for man, one giant leap for womankind.

Which three celebrities would you invite to your dream dinner party? Hugh Jackman, Pink and Ronan Keating if I could squeeze in a fourth it would be Graham Alexander

Kenedy Owen…

Name Kenedy Owen

Position Centre Mid

Previous club(s) Sheffield FC and Manchester United

What is your favourite footballing moment? Scoring top bins with my left foot on my debut for Burnley in pre-season!

Do you have a nickname? My family call me Kenk or Kenco but at football it’s usually Ken as it’s the quickest to say on the pitch

Who is your role mode? My mum!

What’s your most annoying habit? Cracking my neck back and fingers

If you could go back in time where would you go? To the dinosaurs

Which three celebrities would you invite to your dream dinner party? Will Smith, Beyoncé to entertain and David Beckham

Tell us your funniest joke I told my mum I’ve got a car made of spaghetti, she didn’t believe me…should have seen her face when I drove pasta 😉

Sarah Greenhalgh…

Name Sarah Greenhalgh (used to be Buffel before I got married – hence the nickname ‘Buff’)

Position Striker – although I think I’ve played in every position!

Previous club(s) Rochdale Ladies and Manchester City Women

Tell us a fact not many people know about you? I’m only 5’2!

What did you want to be when you grew up? I genuinely had no idea; after uni, I actually looked into TV presenting.

If you could have one super power what would it be? To fly!

If you had to compare yourself to a Burnley FC men’s player, who would it be? Probably Ashley Barnes because he’s pretty tough on the pitch and the girls nicknamed me the ‘Burnley Beast’ I tend to hurt my own players in training – by accident, of course!

What would your final three course meal be? Calamari with garlic mayonnaise to start, followed by fillet steak and peanut butter cheesecake for dessert.

What’s your biggest fear? I don’t necessarily have one – I joke about it all the time, but it’s probably when I’m too old to run about and play football anymore!

If you could be a contestant on a TV game show, which would you choose? Ninja Warrior!