Bristol City Women’s Gwen Davies signs first professional contract

Gwen Davies signs pro-deal at Bristol City
Gwen Davies in action for Bristol City against Lewes in November. (Photo: Dan Mullan/Getty Images)

Welsh midfielder Gwen Davies has signed her first professional deal with Bristol City Women, until the end of the season.

The former Cardiff City Ladies player, who had initially joined the Robins last summer as a non-contracted player, is now on professional terms, with the option of a further year.

The 22-year-old made her full debut for City at Ashton Gate, in a 3-0 win over Blackburn Rovers.

Speaking to Robins TV, Davies said: “Since arriving at the club the summer everyone has made me feel at home here in the West Country.

“I’d like to thank Lauren [Smith] and the club for giving me the opportunity to come to Bristol City, work through my rehab which was tough period, and I’m happy I’ve been able to contribute on the pitch.

“This is my first professional deal and that’s a big achievement. I’m now determined to kick on and develop my game to make to a positive impact on the pitch, which can hopefully lead to more positive results.”

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