Ella Toone's inherent skill made her stand out as a little kid, her first instructor recalls. Lee Povah, founder of Astley & Tyldesley FC and Ella's coach for 3 years believes she was naturally smart
Ella was swift, talented, and had a goalie's sight. We prioritised Ella. Ella Toone is one of England's secret weapons against Germany in Euro 2022.
Her former coach Mr Povah, who lives near Ella and her family in Astley, Greater Manchester, says Ella was a football-loving child who started training with them at age 5.