Ellie is an experienced and highly regarded defender who is solid and will bring strength and physicality to the side. She is highly competitive and strong especially in the 1 v 1 battles. Her athletic build and height will add a different dynamic to the defensive unit. Prior to her move to the club Ellie played for Crawley as well as stints with Brighton and Hove Albion FC and Chelsea FC. She has a high level of football intelligence, reads the game well and will anticipate and dictate play.