How I Started: Demi Stokes

Hear how Demi Stokes started her journey to become one of the Lionesses.

Lionesses and Manchester City player Demi Stokes showed her determination to make it into the England team.

Find out how she first got involved in football and captained an all boys' team, played with Jordan Nobbs and then flew to America to study and play football - all in a plan to become one of the Lionesses.


Stokes will be heading out with the team to the UEFA Women's Euro 2017 for England's first fixture against Scotland on Wednesday 19 July.

You can follow all the action with updated stories, scores and behind-the-scenes information on the For Girls site! 

Want to know how others started out their careers? Hear from Steph HoughtonAlex Scott, Siobhan Chamberlain and Lucy Bronze!


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