Ella Walsh is a native of Swansea, Wales and has represented her country at the under 15/16 and under 19 levels. Furthermore, Walsh played club soccer for Swansea City Ladies FC from 2008-2011, competing in the women’s European Champions League in 2010 and 2011, and winning Welsh Cups in 2010 and 2011 as well.
Currently, Walsh is an assistant coach at Lourdes University and coaches in the Pacesetter Soccer Club.
Walsh graduated from Loughborough University in 2014 with a B.A. in English and Sports Science. She is currently pursuing her M.A. in Organizational Leadership degree at Lourdes. Walsh will serve as player-coach in the Villa Ladies’ first season in the United Women’s Soccer League.