Rachel McLauchlan

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Rachel McLauchlan
Personal information
Date of birth (1997-07-07) 7 July 1997 (age 22)
Place of birth Scotland
Playing position Winger
Club information
Current team
Glasgow City
Youth career
Deveronvale Girls
Letham FC Girls
Senior career*
YearsTeamApps(Gls)
2013–2014 Inverness City
2014–2016 Aberdeen
2016–2019 Hibernian 0 (10)
2019 Yeovil Town 4 (0)
2019 Glasgow City
National team
2016– Scotland 7 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only
‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 21:30, 12 July 2017 (UTC)

Rachel McLauchlan (born 7 July 1997) is a Scottish footballer, who plays as a winger for Glasgow City.

Scottish people ethnic inhabitants of Scotland

The Scottish people or Scots, are a nation and ethnic group native to Scotland. Historically, they emerged from an amalgamation of two Celtic-speaking peoples, the Picts and Gaels, who founded the Kingdom of Scotland in the 9th century. Later, the neighbouring Celtic-speaking Cumbrians, as well as Germanic-speaking Anglo-Saxons and Norse, were incorporated into the Scottish nation.

Association football Team field sport

Association football, more commonly known as football or soccer, is a team sport played with a spherical ball between two teams of eleven players. It is played by 250 million players in over 200 countries and dependencies, making it the world's most popular sport. The game is played on a rectangular field called a pitch with a goal at each end. The object of the game is to score by moving the ball beyond the goal line into the opposing goal.

Glasgow City F.C. association football club

Glasgow City Football Club is a women's football team based in Glasgow that plays in SWPL 1, the top division of women's football in Scotland and also the higher of two levels of the Scottish Women's Premier League. The club has competed in the UEFA Women's Cup and UEFA Women's Champions League. They also have a reserve team and youth teams.

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Club career

McLauchlan started her senior career at Inverness City, then transferred to Aberdeen in August 2014. [1] In January 2016 she joined Hibernian. [2]

Hibernian L.F.C.

Hibernian Girls & Ladies Football Club is a women's football team that plays in the Scottish Women's Premier League, the top division of women's football in Scotland. Hibernian Ladies are affiliated with Hibernian in Edinburgh and use the club's training facilities and wear the club's colours.

McLauchlan moved to English club Yeovil Town in January 2019. [3] She returned to Scottish football in July 2019, signing for Glasgow City. [4]

International career

McLauchlan made her debut for the Scotland national team in a 7–0 friendly thrashing by the Netherlands, in Livingston, in October 2016. She entered play as an 86th-minute substitute for Hibs teammate Kirsty Smith. In June 2017, Scotland coach Anna Signeul named McLauchlan in her squad for Euro 2017. [5]

The Scotland women's national football team represents Scotland in international women's football competitions. Since 1998, the team has been governed by the Scottish Football Association (SFA). Scotland qualified for the FIFA Women's World Cup for the first time in 2019, and qualified for their first UEFA Women's Euro in 2017. As of July 2019, the team was 22nd in the FIFA Women's World Rankings.

Exhibition game Sporting event wherein the result has no external impact

An exhibition game is a sporting event whose prize money and impact on the player's or the team's rankings is either zero or otherwise greatly reduced. In team sports, matches of this type are often used to help coaches and managers select and condition players for the competitive matches of a league season or tournament. If the players usually play in different teams in other leagues, exhibition games offer an opportunity for the players to learn to work with each other. The games can be held between separate teams or between parts of the same team.

Netherlands womens national football team Womens national association football team representing the Netherlands

The Netherlands women's national football team is directed by the Royal Dutch Football Association (KNVB), which is a member of UEFA and FIFA.

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References

  1. "Delighted to announce the signing of Rachel McLauchlan from Inverness City. #youth #talent #COYR". Twitter. Aberdeen FC Ladies. 6 August 2014. Retrieved 12 July 2017.
  2. Payne, Rick (15 January 2016). "Hibernian Ladies Complete Triple Signing". Hibernian F.C. Retrieved 12 July 2017.
  3. "Rachel McLauchlan: Yeovil Ladies sign Scotland winger from Hibernian Ladies". BBC Sport. 24 January 2019. Retrieved 24 January 2019.
  4. "Glasgow City sign Scotland cap Rachel McLauchlan from Yeovil". BBC Sport. 11 July 2019. Retrieved 12 July 2019.
  5. "Signeul announces historic Scotland squad". scottishfa.co.uk. 27 June 2017. Retrieved 29 June 2017.
UEFA international sport governing body

The Union of European Football Associations is the administrative body for association football, futsal and beach soccer in Europe, although several member states are primarily or entirely located in Asia. It is one of six continental confederations of world football's governing body FIFA. UEFA consists of 55 national association members.

Scottish Football Association governing body of association football in Scotland

The Scottish Football Association is the governing body of football in Scotland and has the ultimate responsibility for the control and development of football in Scotland. Members of the SFA include clubs in Scotland, affiliated national associations as well as local associations. It was formed in 1873, making it the second oldest national football association in the world. It is not to be confused with the Scottish Football Union, which is the name that the SRU was known by until the 1920s.