A composed presence as the last line of England’s defence, Rachel has grown in stature and experience.
She made her debut against Germany in 1997 and has now won 80 caps.
In 2007 she was selected to be part of the FIFA All-Star team that played an exhibition match against World Cup hosts China.
She played in the Euro 2009 Final against Germany and featured seven times in England 2011 World Cup qualifying campaign, keeping five clean sheets.
Rachel also appeared three times in qualifying for Euro 2013, against Serbia, Holland and Slovenia.