Becky Duggan

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Becky Waters (Duggan)
Personal information
Full name Rebecca Waters (Duggan)
Date of birth (1983-06-10) 10 June 1983 (age 33)
Place of birth Twickenham, England
Playing position Defender (association football)
Club information
Current team
Charlton Athletic Women
Youth career
Chelsea Ladies
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2001–2005 Chelsea Ladies
2006–2007 AFC Wimbledon Ladies
2007–2009 Crystal Palace Ladies
2009 Fulham Ladies
2009– Charlton Athletic Ladies
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.
Becky Duggan
Medal record
Women's Field Hockey
Representing  England
European Championship
Bronze medal – third place 2005 Dublin Team Competition
Bronze medal – third place 2009 Amsterdam Team Competition

Rebecca "Becky" Duggan (born 10 June 1983) is an English field hockey goalkeeper. She made her senior international debut for the England women's national field hockey team on 19 April 2003 and has made one appearance for the Great Britain national women's field hockey team, against South Africa on 10 January 2007.[1]

Duggan is also a footballer and has played outfield for several teams in the FA Women's Premier League Southern Division. She joined Charlton Athletic from Fulham in December 2009.[2]


Duggan was part of the England squad for 2005 Women's EuroHockey Nations Championship,[3] the 2005 Women's Hockey Champions Challenge[3] and the 2006 Commonwealth Games.[4][5] She later played in the 2009 Women's EuroHockey Nations Championship semi final defeat to Germany.[6]

In 2006, Duggan appeared in a Push Hockey magazine photoshoot dressed as Uma Thurman's character from Kill Bill.[7]


Duggan began her football career with Chelsea Ladies. She was named Most Improved Player in 2001-02 and won a County Cup in the two following seasons.[3]

She has also featured for AFC Wimbledon,[8] Crystal Palace[9] and Fulham.[2]


  1. ^ Patrick Rowley (2007-01-11). "Britain taken to series decider". The Daily Telegraph. 
  2. ^ a b "Women seal Duggan deal". Charlton Athletic. Retrieved 2010-05-31. [permanent dead link]
  3. ^ a b c "Coach Profile". Dynamic Sports. Archived from the original on 23 October 2012. Retrieved 2010-05-31. 
  4. ^ "ENGLAND TEAM". Sporting Life. Archived from the original on 16 December 2011. Retrieved 2010-05-31. 
  5. ^ "England Commonwealth Games team". BBC. 2006-02-28. Retrieved 2010-05-31. 
  6. ^ "German golden goal beats England". BBC. 2009-08-27. Retrieved 2010-05-31. 
  7. ^ Matthew Syed (2006-06-10). "Hockey: Farewell to St Trinian's, hello to fast, sexy game". London: The Times. Retrieved 2010-05-31. 
  8. ^ "AFC Wimbledon Ladies Fixture List". Retrieved 2010-05-31. 
  9. ^ "Cardiff narrowly beaten in a real thriller". South Wales Echo. 2008-08-20. Retrieved 2010-05-31. 

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