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Ellie Roebuck: Made in Sheffield

Having won five domestic trophies and made her England debut whilst at City, Ellie Roebuck has certainly made her mark in Manchester.

But the 19-year-old will proudly tell you she’s forged in Sheffield steel - and the shot-stopper returns to her hometown tonight, as Nick Cushing's side continue our defence of the Continental Cup with a trip to her beloved Sheffield United...

It’s where she grew up and it’s where she took CityTV, as we visited her hometown to found out more about her early football experiences, her aspirations and her life away from the pitch.

Taking us all the way back to the beginning Roebuck discusses how she got into football, her move to City and how she adapted to playing alongside her heroes at the Academy Stadium.

The young ‘keeper also opens up on her family life and her love for Sheffield United, as we get a fascinating insight into one of the Club’s brightest prospects...

Watch the video above...

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