Toni Duggan

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Toni Duggan
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Duggan with Barcelona in 2019
Personal information
Full nameToni Duggan [1]
Date of birth (1991-07-25) 25 July 1991 (age 29) [2]
Place of birth Liverpool, England [3]
Height 5 ft 6 in (1.68 m) [1]
Position(s) Winger
Forward
Club information
Current team
Atlético Madrid
Number 18
Youth career
Everton
Senior career*
YearsTeamApps(Gls)
2007–2013 Everton 40 (17)
2013–2017 Manchester City 44 (19)
2017–2019 Barcelona 51 (20)
2019– Atlético Madrid 28 (6)
National team
2007 England U17 3 (4)
2008–2010 England U19 28 (16)
2010 England U20 3 (1)
2010–2012 England U23 7 (3)
2012– England 76 (22)
Honours
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league onlyand correct as of 8 December 2019
‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 18:43, 3 September 2019 (UTC)

Toni Duggan (born 25 July 1991) is an English footballer who plays as a winger or forward for Spanish Primera División club Atlético Madrid and the England national team. She has previously played in England for Everton and Manchester City, and in Spain for Barcelona.

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Club career

Everton: 2007–2013

Duggan broke into the Everton side in the 2007–08 season when the regular forwards suffered injuries. [4] She scored the winning extra–time goal against Watford Ladies to put Everton into that season's FA Women's Premier League Cup final. [5]

Duggan was the named the FA Women's Young Player of the Year in 2009, the England Women's Under-23 Player of the Year in 2012 and the North West Female Player of the Year in 2013. [6]

Duggan also played in Everton's 2010 FA Women's Cup final win over Arsenal. [7] Her form in the second part of the 2011 FA WSL season led teammate Rachel Unitt to predict a call–up to the senior England squad. [8]

Manchester City: 2014–2017

After seven years at Everton, it was announced on 28 November 2013 that Duggan had signed with Manchester City. [9] In August 2015, she became the first female player to receive the club's Goal of the Season award following an impressive goal against Chelsea in the Women's Super League. [10] She was part of the team when Manchester City played in the Women's Champions League for the first time. [11] In November 2016, Duggan scored a noted goal in City's Champions League match with Brøndby. [12]

Barcelona: 2017–2019

Toni Duggan signed for FC Barcelona Femení on 6 July 2017. [13] She was part of the squad that finished runners up to Lyon in the 2019 UEFA Women's Champions League Final. On 5 July 2019, Duggan announced she was leaving Barcelona after two seasons in Spain in search of a "new challenge." [14]

Atlético Madrid: 2019–present

On 31 July 2019, Duggan joined Atlético Madrid. [15] On January 16 2021 she won her first trophy as an Atlético player appearing as a 2nd half substitute in their 3-0 win in the Supercopa de España Femenina final against Levante.

International career

Duggan playing for England at UEFA Women's Euro 2017 20170719 WEURO ENG SCO 6582.jpg
Duggan playing for England at UEFA Women's Euro 2017

In March 2007, 15-year–old Duggan came off the substitute's bench to score on her debut for England Under–17s. [16] She has since represented England at Under–19, Under–20 and Under–23 levels. [2] [17] She played in the FIFA U-20 Women's World Cup in both 2008 and 2010. [18] On Duggan's 18th birthday, she scored one of the two goals in England's 2009 UEFA Women's Under-19 Championship maiden final win, against Sweden in Belarus. [19]

Duggan completed her first cap for Hope Powell's senior team in England's 3–0 win over Croatia at Bescot Stadium on 19 September 2012. [20] [21] She scored her first international hat-trick in a match against Turkey on 26 September 2013. She scored another hat-trick in England's World Cup qualifying game against Montenegro in April 2014. [22]

In 2015, Duggan was part of England's squad for the FIFA Women's World Cup in Canada. The team came third in the competition, securing the bronze medal, and were subsequently congratulated by Prince William at a reception held at Kensington Palace. [23]

Personal life

Like nearly all of today's professional women footballers, Duggan started playing with boys – for an under-eight team known as the Jellytots. [24] Duggan attended Notre Dame Catholic College and graduated from Loughborough College in 2010. [25]

Duggan is an ambassador for Kick It Out, football's anti-discrimination organisation [26] and the charity Saving Lives. [27]

Career statistics

Club

As of match played 22 December 2020. [28]
Appearances and goals by club, season and competition
ClubSeasonLeagueFA Cup [lower-alpha 1] League Cup [lower-alpha 2] Continental [lower-alpha 3] Total
DivisionAppsGoalsAppsGoalsAppsGoalsAppsGoalsAppsGoals
Everton 2011 WSL 14396239
2012 1353020185
2013 139421711
Total4017721165825
Manchester City 2014 WSL 1 13423642111
2015 10632541812
2016 155203120226
2017 64302084198
Total44191051691048037
Barcelona 2017–18 Primera División 261130633514
2018–19 25931953715
Total512061001587229
Atlético Madrid 2019–20 Primera División 155101140216
2020–21 1310021152
Total286101161368
Career total163621762412412024799

International goals

As of match played 2 July 2019. England score listed first, score column indicates score after each Duggan goal.
International goals by date, venue, opponent, score, result and competition
No.DateVenueOpponentScoreResultCompetition
18 March 2013 GSZ Stadium, Larnaca, Cyprus Flag of Scotland.svg  Scotland 2–14–4 2013 Cyprus Cup
211 March 2013 GSZ Stadium, Larnaca, Cyprus Flag of New Zealand.svg  New Zealand 3–13–1
315 July 2013 Linköping Arena, Linköping, Sweden Flag of Russia.svg  Russia 1–11–1 UEFA Women's Euros 2013
426 September 2013 Fratton Park, Portsmouth, England Flag of Turkey.svg  Turkey 1–08–0 2015 FIFA Women's World Cup qualification
52–0
65–0
726 October 2013 The Den, London, England Flag of Wales (1959-present).svg  Wales 2–02–0
831 October 2013 Adana 5 Ocak Stadium, Adana, Turkey Flag of Turkey.svg  Turkey 3–04–0
95 March 2014 GSZ Stadium, Larnaca, Cyprus Flag of Italy.svg  Italy 2–02–0 2014 Cyprus Cup
105 April 2014 Falmer Stadium, Brighton and Hove, England Flag of Montenegro.svg  Montenegro 1–09–0 2015 FIFA Women's World Cup qualification
112–0
128–0
1317 September 2014 Stadion Pod Malim Brdom, Petrovac, Montenegro Flag of Montenegro.svg  Montenegro 6–010–0
1410–0
156 March 2016 Nissan Stadium, Nashville (TN), United States Flag of Germany.svg  Germany 1–01–2 2016 SheBelieves Cup
1619 July 2017 Stadion Galgenwaard, Utrecht, Netherlands Flag of Scotland.svg  Scotland 6–06–0 UEFA Women's Euros 2017
1727 July 2017 Koning Willem II Stadion, Tilburg, Netherlands Flag of Portugal.svg  Portugal 1–02–1
1819 September 2017 Prenton Park, Birkenhead, England Flag of Russia.svg  Russia 5–06–0 2019 FIFA Women's World Cup qualification
196–0
201 March 2018 Mapfre Stadium, Columbus (OH), United States Flag of France.svg  France 1–04–1 2018 SheBelieves Cup
2110 April 2018 Bosnia and Herzegovina FA Training Centre, Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina Flag of Bosnia and Herzegovina.svg  Bosnia and Herzegovina 1–02–0 2019 FIFA Women's World Cup qualification
2231 August 2018 Rodney Parade, Newport, Wales Flag of Wales (1959-present).svg  Wales 1–03–0 2019 FIFA Women's World Cup qualification

Honours

Everton

Manchester City [28]

Barcelona [28]

Atlético Madrid

England

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