Welsh international Charlie Estcourt Re-Signs with Reading FC Women
"I’m really happy to be back here signing a new deal"
20-Year old Charlie Estcourt has extended her contract with Reading for the forthcoming WSL season. Estcourt started her journey with Reading from the age of 9, playing for the club’s youth academy. Participating through the age groups, Estcourt then went on to study at The John Madejski Academy. In 2011, she left the club to join Chelsea but returned to the Royals four years later at the age of 16. The midfielder signed her first professional contract with Reading in 2017. Last season, Estcourt spent the season on loan to Bristol city making nine appearances.
Estcourt was named Football Association of Wales (FAW) Young Player of the Year in 2015. She has become a regular in Jayne Ludlow’s Wales senior squad, making 15 appearances to date.
Estcourt speaks about her return to Reading; “I was really pleased, I wanted to come back to Reading after being out on loan and I’m really happy to be back here signing a new deal and looking forward to the new season. “