Fran Kirby is the PFA Player of the Year


Congratulations to Fran Kirby, the 2017 PFA Women’s Player of the Year.


Kirby, whose award was announced by clubmate Marcos Alonso, said, ‘It is very humbling for me. I have to say a massive thank you to everyone who voted for me; it is great that people don’t mind me scoring against them once in a while! I am really happy to win this award and thank you to my teammates who have enabled me to be in this position.’

Her teammates Ji So-Yun and Maren Mjelde rounded out the top three in the voting.