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Jane Ludlow

Published: Wednesday 1 February 2012, 16.08CET
Published: Wednesday 1 February 2012, 16.08CET

Jane Ludlow


Previous clubs: Barry Town LFC, Millwall Lionesses LFC, Southampton Saints LFC, New York Magic

Domestic honours: FA Women's Premier League Player of the Year (3), FA Women's Super League (2), FA Women's Super League Cup (2), FA Women's Premier League (9), FA Women's Cup (7), FA Women's Premier League Cup (4)

UEFA honours: UEFA Women's Cup 2007

Which player most inspired you and why? My parents, family and friends are the people who inspired me.

Which coach most inspired you? My dad.

What was the best advice they gave you? Work hard and don't expect others to do things you wouldn't be prepared to do yourself. And win!

Best player you've played with? All my Arsenal team-mates throughout my career – they all had great individual talents that combined to make us a great team.

Toughest opponent? Any of the German national team.

What are your memories of your first club as a child? Barry Town Ladies was the best team to play for as a youngster because of their competitiveness as a group and all the great personalities – the players there inspired me to achieve more and all of them just loved to play the game.

What tip would you give a young player hoping to succeed? Work hard but always enjoy playing. Football is about expressing yourself so be happy and enjoy.

Last updated: 10/10/12 23.35CET

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