Who is Lionesses goalkeeper Mary Earps and where is she from?

Mary Earps has been praised for her composure during the Euro 2022 tournament Credit: PA images

A goalkeeper from Nottingham makes history being in England's Euro 2022 team.

Mary Earp helped the Lionesses win the European Championships final following with a couple of fantastic saves against Germany.

The Lionesses made history last night (July 31st) after winning its first major tournament title for the country since 1966.

England beat Germany 2-1 in extra time in front of a record turnout of more than 87,000 supporters at Wembley Stadium.

Earps took to social media after the win to celebrate with her large fan following.

What has Mary Earps' Euro journey been like?

Goalie Mary Earps has played an intricate part in Team England's Euro success, saving goal after goal.

On Tuesday evening the Lionesses play Sweden in the Semi-finals. Earps' first save of the night was in the first minute of the match.

Earps managed to keep her clean sheet as she pulled off a second save early in the second half.

The Lionesses' managed to score 2-nil in the first half but Sweden didn't stand a chance against England as they went on to score another two goals.

The semi-final ended with England 4 Sweden nil.

The England keeper played in the quarter-final against Spain. Early on she saved numerous attempts from Spain and again towards halftime.

Early on in the second half, one of Spain's balls struck the net giving Spain the lead but Earps managed to keep all other balls out of the net.

England drew it back and managed to win 2-1 in extra time securing their place in the semi-finals.

Who is Mary Earps?

The goalkeeper from West Bridgford, Nottingham was born on March 7th 1993.

At grassroots level, Earps played for West Bridgford Colts.

From 2012 until 2016, Earps studied at Loughborough University where she earned a degree in Management and Business.

The footballer has a large online presence with more than 140,000 followers. On her social media she posts about her sporting and personal life.

Where is Mary Earps from?

The footballer was born and raised in West Bridgford, Nottingham.

Mary Earps has saved countless goals during the Euro 2022 tournament Credit: PA

Who does Mary Earps play for?

When she is not playing for England, Earps plays for Manchester United.

She was selected for the England squad in 2017 and made her first appearance in Switzerland.

Earps was third choice keeper at the last World Cup in 2019 but has worked hard, improved and established herself as No1.

But Earps insists that England must now seize the moment and write their names into the nation's footballing history as they prepare for Sunday’s final.

Before playing for Manchester United, Earps spent time playing for Nottingham Forest, Bristol City, Doncaster Rovers Belles, Reading and German giants Wolfsburg.