Arsenal Ladies Planning Bid For Olympic Boxing Champ Katie Taylor

Alan Duffy

9th, August 2012


By Alan Duffy

After securing the first-ever women’s Lightweight boxing gold-medallist, Irish heroine Katie Taylor was rumoured to be on the radar of Women’s Super League champions Arsenal.

The Bray-born 26-year-old is an experienced Irish football international, representing the Girls In Green on 40 occasions. However, as her boxing career took off, she took a step back from football around four years ago. But now, having achieved all there is to achieve in amateur boxing, Taylor may well be about to put her boots back on, with the Gunners ready and waiting.

According to Taylor’s dad, Pete, the time is now right for his all-conquering daughter to

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  1. Anonymous says:

    great substitute for Song going to Barca…

  2. Del says:

    Well if the rumour turned out true that would surely put a smile on a lot of our faces wouldn’t it? She was a delight at the Olympics.

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