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Do you coach or know a talented player? Someone who loves the game and has great technical ability or potential.

England Football are looking for players to be referred into the England Women’s Talent Pathway from ANY playing environment, including Grassroots Football Clubs (Mixed and Girls Only), Schools and Community environments, Regional Talent Clubs and Emerging Talent Centres. For the 2022-23 season, the FA are prioritising players born between 2006 and 2010. Watch the ‘Future Lioness Characteristics’ videos below to gain more insight on what we are looking for. 

Referral windows to refer a player during the 2022/2023 are as follows:

Window 2: 9th January 2023 - 6th March 2023

You can find the referral window below. 

What Characteristics Are The FA Looking For?

Do you know a player with talent or potential? Watch the video below to gain more insight on what The FA are looking for.



Rebecca Moore

Football Development Officer - Women & Girls

Kent's emerging talent centre

Giving girls playing in ages U14-U16 across Kent the chance to have additional elite coaching.

england Women's Talent Pathway

From grassroots clubs to the Lionesses - it all starts here.