Julie Nelson: Durham Ladies sign Northern Ireland defender

Julie Nelson (wearing 5, second right, top row) has 62 caps for Northern Ireland
Julie Nelson (top row, second from right) has 62 caps for Northern Ireland

Durham City Ladies have signed defender Julie Nelson from Glasgow City, subject to international clearance.

Nelson has 62 international caps for Northern Ireland and has played in the Champions League for Glasgow.

The 29-year-old previously played in Iceland for IBV and for Women's Super League 2 rivals Everton.

"She comes with a wealth of experience and adds even more quality to an already good defensive unit," Durham manager Lee Sanders said.external-link