Jill Scott: England midfielder signs new Manchester City contract as player-coach


Jill Scott made her England debut in 2006

England midfielder Jill Scott has signed a new two-year deal with Manchester City that will see her combine playing with a coaching role.

The 33-year-old, who has 149 England caps, joined City in January 2014 and has played 167 games for City in all competitions, scoring 24 goals.

She has helped the club win three Continental Cups, two FA Women’s Cups and one Women’s Super League title.

“I’m a player first and foremost,” Scott told the club website.