Sophie Baggaley signs new contract with Blues Ladies

Blues Ladies manager David Parker has taken the decision to secure the 19-year-old’s future at the Club, saying: “Given Sophie’s performance last season it is a natural transition.

“Sophie is a top quality modern day ‘keeper, with many qualities to her game, especially with her ability on the ball.

“Sophie’s progression at the Club also remains as part of our development philosophy and producing home grown players. “

Baggaley joined Blues ladies in June 2013 from Derby County Centre of Excellence, progressing through the ranks from the Academy set up through to a regular in the First Team squad.

At international level, Baggaley boasts call ups for England at Under-15s level through to Under-20s.