England ready for U21 Netball Europe title defence

The England U21s begin their U21 Netball Europe title defence in Belfast on Friday 5 October.

The 12-strong team, led by captain Fran Williams, face Northern Ireland in their opening fixture.

They will then go head-to-head with Wales on Saturday 6 before concluding their campaign against Scotland on Sunday 7.

All six of the competition’s matches will be livestreamed – keep an eye on @NetballEurope and @QTV_Sports for further updates.

Google Ad Manager – MPU – In Article

There is a mix of experience in the England squad with some of the athletes having been in the bronze medal-winning Netball World Youth Cup team, while others have received their first call-up to the U21s.

The squad selected is as follows:

Halimat Adio


Amy Carter


Amy Clinton


Charlotte Curtis


Iona Darroch (VC)


Sophie Drakeford-Lewis


Vicki Oyseola


Lucy Parize


Paige Reed


Assaindey Olivia Tchine


Abigail Tyrrell


Fran Williams (C)



Reserves: Amelia Hall, Ellie Rattu, Kira Rothwell

Sam Bird (Head Coach) and Emily Perry (Assistant Coach) will lead the team during the event.

View the full competition schedule here.

Make sure you’re following England Netball on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter for the latest news!

#ItsUsItsNow #RosesRISING

Previous Story 2018/19 Premier League: Round 2
Next Story Vitality Netball Superleague Super 10 returns

You may also like...

England men's netball team with England Roses

The Thorns, England Men’s National Team, set to play first international fixture against Australia

3rd Aug 2022
New dates announced for Netball World Youth Cup 2021

New dates announced for Netball World Youth Cup 2021

18th Sep 2020