Tuesday 31 January 2017


Birmingham City Ladies are delighted to announce that defender Kerys Harrop has committed her future to the Club.

The experienced 26-year-old has put pen-to-paper on a new deal that will keep her under contract until May, 2018.

Harrop, who is the Club’s longest serving player, has played in all 86 league fixture’s since the WSL began.

The former England Under-19 and Under-23 international came through the Club’s Centre of Excellence and has been with Blues Ladies for the past 16 years.

Harrop was a key figure in the Club’s 2012 FA Cup win and their run the to the 2013–14 UEFA Women's Champions League semi-final.

She has also featured in the 2011, 2012 and 2016 Continental Cup finals.

Harrop’s new contract is another boost for Marc Skinner’s side ahead of the forthcoming Spring Series.

The Wordsley-born defender is a leader on and off the pitch and has recently expanded the successful Sister club programme she established last season, working with the next generation of female footballers in grassroots clubs.