Name - Kelly Darby
Shirt Number - 5
Position - Centre back
Age started playing football - 6 years old
Job outside of football - Prison Officer
Favourite film? - Pitch Perfect
Any pets? - 1 dog
How do you spend your free time? - With family and friends
What age do you wish you could permanently be and why? - 6, because there isn’t a care in the world for a six-year-old.
Best way to relax? - A nice soak in the bath
Where is the most interesting place you have been? - Jamaica
What is the best way to start the day? - With a nice big breakfast, potato bread, avocado and poached eggs
What do you wish you knew more about? - Mental health and illnesses
Funniest team mate and why? - Katie (Middleton), because she doesn’t even try to be funny but constantly makes me laugh
Most inspiring teammate and why? - Eleanor (Abercrombie), she’s amazing easily one of the best players I’ve played alongside, she’s played at a high-level, dealt with injuries and just given birth and I can’t wait to have her back on the pitch next to me!
If you were stranded on a desert island which team mate would you like to be stranded with and why? - If I was thinking about survival then I’d take Sammy (Conroy) as she’s a doctor but if I wanted to have a good laugh whilst being stranded I’d have to take Katie (Middleton)!
What advice would you give to younger players wanting to develop in the game? - Enjoy your football, play as often as you can every contact with a ball counts even a kick about in the garden or over the park.