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Name Alex Scott
Gender Female
Ethnic English
Job English Footballer
Desc Few have been in more demand in recent times than former England international Alex Scott. She first made her name as a pundit on Sky Sports before also beginning to work with the BBC. She gained national fame when appearing as a contestant on Strictly Come Dancing, opening up opportunities on the One Show and Sport Relief, while also sitting alongside Chris Kamara on the Goals on Sunday sofa

Affiliation

Org England Women National Team
Club as Player Arsenal Ladies
  Boston Breakers

2016 08 13 Retrieve

[Arsenal Ladies and England Alex Scott reveals the secrets of her physical success in Women’s Health and hints that she might call time on her career soon] They (her brother and his friends) didn’t go soft on me because I was a girl or smaller and I had to fight for my place, which paid off because I was scouted at eight to play for Arsenal. But when I played for Boston Breakers in my early twenties, I really stepped up my training, which meant running drills until you’re sick. I’ve adopted that mentality: every day I do weights and core in the gym in the morning, and train on the field in the afternoon. And I’m strict with my diet – I include protein in every meal and snack. I’m so proud of my body and what it’s let me achieve, but I will probably hang up my boots in the near future. I want to retire on a high

2016 05 14 Retrieve

[Alex Scott previewed Arsenal’s FA Women’s Cup final against Chelsea with FIFA.com] I feel like I’m so blessed to have achieved the things I have done in my career and it isn’t over yet - I’m still hungry - but for me, walking out at Wembley in an Arsenal shirt, will be a very special day

2016 11 26 Retrieve

[Alex Scott ​reflects on her experience visiting Papua New Guinea for the FIFA U-20 Women’s World Cup] We all know it has been a challenge to host a World Cup here but there have been so many positive stories to come out of this. Seeing PNG score their first-ever goal gave us all goosebumps. Things like that remind you how beautiful football is and how you can use it so many ways to inspire