Women's Player of the Year 2014 contender: Anita Asante

Wednesday 17 Dec 2014
Midfielder Anita Asante in action
Anita Asante, known as ‘Neets’, is an experienced England international with 70 appearances for the Seniors. She also played in all four of Great Britain’s matches in the London Olympics two years ago.

This 29-year-old defender or midfielder has been playing her club football in Sweden this year after spells with Arsenal, Chelsea and a number of teams across the Atlantic.

Anita Asante

DOB: 27/04/85
Caps in 2014: 3 Goals in 2014: 1
Total Caps: 70
Total Goals: 2

In 2014 Asante added three caps to her total at the Cyprus Cup in March, starting and scoring in the 3-0 win over Finland, substituting against Canada and starting the Final against the French.

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By FA Staff