Ultimate Goal kicks off at Dulwich Hamlet FC as Eni Aluko, Rachel Brown-Finnis and the coaching team meet the squad. Chelsea and England legend Joe Cole joins to share his knowledge in an attacking masterclass.
Emotions are high at the Ultimate Goal academy as players discuss their future in the game. Lianne Sanderson delivers a masterclass on touch and control, while former England Captain Mary Phillip talks about breaking barriers in women’s football.
It’s crunch time as the squad must be cut from 26 to 16 players. Dutch legend Vivianne Miedema delivers a striker masterclass, but nerves are high as decision time approaches; who makes it to St George’s Park, and who is heading home?
The drama of the cut concludes as the final 16 head to St George’s Park. The final squad face their first challenge in a match against English Universities FC, and England legend Casey Stoney leads a comprehensive defensive masterclass.