|Date of birth||7 July 1997|
|Place of birth||Scotland|
|Letham FC Girls|
| * 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 Yeovil Town.
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McLauchlan started her senior career at Inverness City, then transferred to Aberdeen in August 2014.In January 2016 she joined Hibernian.
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McLauchlan moved to English club Yeovil Town in January 2019.
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.
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