9 May 2019
Loughborough University alumna makes Lionesses World Cup squad
Former Loughborough University student Mary Earps has been selected to represent England at this summer’s Women’s World Cup.
The goalkeeper studied Information Management and Business Studies between 2012 and 2016 and graduated with an upper second-class honours degree (2i).
In an unprecedented move, each squad member’s inclusion was announced by a high-profile celebrity, with Mary’s selection made official by BBC Radio 1 DJ, Clara Amfo.
Led by ex-Manchester United and Everton player Phil Neville, England have been drawn in Group D against debutants Scotland (9 June), Argentina (14 June) and the 2011 champions, Japan (19 June).
The tournament takes place in France between the 7 June – 7 July 2019.