We will look at Ellie Roebuck and her error at the 2022 European’s final that nearly ruin the night for England in their game against Norway.
Who is Ellie Roebuck?
She is a professional goalkeeper for England’s national team.
She was born on September,23,1999 in England’s town of Sheffield.
The 23 year old goal keeper stands 5 feet, 8 and half inches tall.
Roebuck who played for England at the National team also played for them at the youth level.
She moved to her current club when she was only 15 years from Sheffield United, where she began her journey in football.
Ellie Roebuck who always donned the number 1 shirt for Manchester city signed that debut contract in 2018.
She made entry into the City’s senior level after an injury to the preferred goal keeper Karen Bardsley.
She was part of the Manchester city team that won both the FA and league Cup.
She earned the prestigious inaugural Barclays FA Golden Glove during the 2019-2020 league season.
The award followed her impressive performance of obtaining a clean sheet in her 16 appearances for her club.
The player was plagued with injuries which kept her away from most part of the 2020/2021 season.
She sustained a calf injury which also made her missed most of her international games as well.
Roebuck had her education at the Connell Sixth Form College, where she completed with a qualification in sports.
The dating life of the young player is not much known.
What was Ellie Roebuck error in England’s final match against Norway.
It was a successful run by the Lionesses and an opportunity to end it all infront of their fans with an emphatic win.
However, that not to be for the Sarina Wiegman girls.
It was what was meant to be a sweet fight for their European championship, however, Roebuck’s mistake was like adding sand to one’s “gari” at the last moment.
What is this Ellie Roebuck mistake all about?
Roebuck came in as a reserve goalkeeper while the regular Mary Earps remained on the bench.
The Manchester city goalie made an attempt to clear an incoming ball with a pass.
However, she missed her calculated attempt and bouncing the ball in the process.
This created an opportunity for Maanum to raced past her and net it into the empty net.
It was such a sad spectacle for what the girls had labour all night for.
It was a disappoint end for most the players who are mostly under 25 with the exception of Daly who is above 30 years.