DREW SPENCE

Posted on: Mon 22 Apr 2013

Birthplace: London
Date of birth: 23/10/1992
Nationality: English
Position: Midfield
Squad number: 4
Previous clubs: Fulham

Drew began playing football with her brother, who has since represented Crystal Palace, Wycombe Wanderers and is now at Rushden & Diamonds.

She rose through the ranks at Fulham before joining the Chelsea youth system in 2008, Drew has since become a regular in the first team.

With great strength, combined with accurate passing abilities, good feet and a presence in the air, Drew is a very capable player who can slip into any midfield position.



Favourite colour:
Yellow
Favourite song: A Drop In The Ocean - Ron Pope
Favourite TV programme: One Tree Hill
Favourite movie and why: Stomp the Yard because it shows how important family is.

As a child, what did you want to be when you grew up?
Nothing really, I just enjoyed being a kid so never really though about it!

What superpower would you have and why?
I'd like to be invisible so I can see how people act behind closed doors.

What piece of advice would you have for aspiring female footballers?
Work hard and never give up.

When did you start playing football and why?
Just kicking ball with my dad and brother in the park, I started because of them.

When did you realise you could play at this level?
When I was told I could!

What are your strengths on the pitch?
Game awareness and passing ability.

What are your strengths off the pitch?
Never take anything too seriously, try to give every situation a funny ending.

What are your hobbies outside of football?
I don't really have any, football is my life!

What's your most memorable moment playing for Chelsea Ladies?
Winning the league and two cups with the Chelsea Academy.


Career Highlight:

Drew has represented England at Under 19 and Under 17 levels and reached two semi-finals with her national side in 2010.