Nicola Docherty

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Nicola Docherty
Personal information
Full name Nicola Docherty
Date of birth (1992-08-23) 23 August 1992 (age 24)
Place of birth Falkirk, Scotland
Height 5 ft 7 in (1.70 m)
Playing position Defender
Club information
Current team
Glasgow City
Number 69
Youth career
2002– Falkirk Girls
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2002–2010 Falkirk Ladies
2010–2011 Rangers
2012– Glasgow City 40 (3)
National team
2011– Scotland 11 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 10:50, 7 November 2013 (UTC).
‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 10:50, 7 November 2013 (UTC)

Nicola Docherty (born 23 August 1992) is a Scottish international footballer who currently plays as a left sided defender for Glasgow City in the Scottish Women's Premier League.

Career[edit]

Docherty started playing with Falkirk Girls at the age of 10 and was called up to the Scotland under-15 squad in 2006.[1] She continued to represent Scotland through the under-17 and under-19 age groups and was a member of the squad that qualified for the UEFA Under-19 Women's Championship finals in 2010. [2][3] Docherty left Falkirk to sign for Rangers in the same year.

She made her full debut for the Scotland women's team in September 2011 against Finland.[3]

In January 2012, Docherty joined SWPL champions Glasgow City.[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Robert Turbyne (10 August 2006). "Nicola's 'one to watch'". Falkirk Herald. Retrieved 15 March 2012. 
  2. ^ "Nicola steps up to help Scotland's Euro cause". Falkirk Herald. 30 October 2008. Retrieved 15 March 2012. 
  3. ^ a b "Nicola Docherty - Women's A Squad". Scottish Football Association. Retrieved 15 March 2012. 
  4. ^ "Rangers full back makes short switch across City to join champions". The Glaswegian. 4 January 2012. Retrieved 15 March 2012. 

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