Kiera Walsh considered quitting football three years before winning Euro 2022 due to social media criticism

Keira Walsh playing for England Women before becoming the biggest women's transfer ever
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In 2022, Keira Walsh enjoyed a phenomenal year in which she won Euro 2022 with England, being named in the Team of the Tournament and winning the Player of the Match award in the final. 

Oh, and she also became the most expensive women's footballer on the planet when she moved from Manchester City to Barcelona for a world-record £400,000 fee. 

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Ryan Dabbs
Staff writer

Ryan is a staff writer for FourFourTwo, joining the team full-time in October 2022. He first joined Future in December 2020, working across FourFourTwo, Golf Monthly, Rugby World and Advnture's websites, before eventually earning himself a position with FourFourTwo permanently. After graduating from Cardiff University with a degree in Journalism and Communications, Ryan earned a NCTJ qualification to further develop as a writer while a Trainee News Writer at Future.