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Ashleigh Plumptre: Success with Nigeria has 'not sunk in' for Leicester defender

Ashleigh Plumptre has enjoyed a lot of success in her brief time with Nigeria, but being part of the Super Falcons squad has also provided a steep learning curve. This month the former England youth international helped the West Africans qualify for their ninth successive World Cup as they reached the semi-finals of the Women's Africa Cup of Nations (Wafcon).
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Ashleigh Plumptre: Ex-England youth defender set for Nigeria debut

Former England youth international Ashleigh Plumptre could make her competitive Nigeria debut against Ivory Coast in the Africa Women's Cup of Nations (Awcon) qualifier in February. The 23-year-old defender, who plays for Women's Super League side Leicester City, was cleared by Fifa to play for the Super Falcons through her...
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Ashleigh Plumptre: Ex-England youth completes Nigeria international switch

Nigeria are excited after former England youth international Ashleigh Plumptre got approval to switch her allegiance to the Super Falcons. The 23-year-old defender, who plays for Women's Super League side Leicester City, is eligible to represent the African women's football powerhouse because of her father's Nigerian heritage. After joining training...