England’s Chloe Kelly: ‘Last summer I was a fan, now I am part of it’ | England women’s football team

Last summer, Chloe Kelly soaked up the atmosphere around the men’s Euros as a fan, but the Manchester City forward couldn’t bear to watch Team GB’s women’s team compete at the Tokyo Olympics. Kelly had ruptured her ACL in the penultimate game of the 2020-21 season in May, ruling her out of the team for Tokyo and much of the new season, putting her in a race against time to get fit for England’s Euro 2022 squad.

“I didn’t actually watch any of the Olympics because I couldn’t face watching it,” says Kelly, whose journey over the last 13 months is illustrated through the…

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