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2 Scotland retirements, Dieke/Ross
« on: August 18, 2017, 10:47:58 PM »

After the team competed in Euro 2017, two mainstays of Scotland's side are retiring from international football:

- https://shekicks.net/2017/08/18/scotlands-ross-dieke-retire/ (Archive page)
- scottishfa.co.uk/scottish_fa_news.cfm?page=1986&newsCategoryID=6&newsID=17143 (Archive page)

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The pair were inducted into the Scottish FA Roll of Honour last month and amassed more than 250 international caps between them but will continue to play for their respective clubs.


Ifeoma Dieke and Leanne Ross
(pics: Alastair Middleton/A Middleton, cc-by)
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Re: 2 Scotland retirements, Dieke/Ross
« Reply #1 on: August 21, 2017, 08:55:03 AM »

Interview with Leanne Ross on her international retirement – of course the usual reason that it felt like the right time. But also, on a practical level the SWNT players' full-time training was no longer provided after Euro 2017:

- http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/football/40994714
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