Eniola Aluko

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  • Footballer: Juventus FC, England

  • Former Chelsea & WPS League, USA

  • Media Appearances: MOTD2 Extra, BBC Radio 4 Women’s Hour, BT Sport, ITV & Channel 4

  • Qualified Solicitor

Eni is a professional football for current Italian Serie A champions Juventus, and has over 100 caps for England women’s senior team.

Eni played for Chelsea FC for over six years and during this period she won five trophies, including two domestic doubles. She was also part of the Chelsea team that reached the semi-finals of the UEFA Champions League in her final season at the club. In June 2018 she announced her transfer to Serie A club and Italian Champions – Juventus FC Women.

She has represented England’s national team at three FIFA World Cups (2007, 2011 & 2015) and won a bronze medal in Canada in 2015. In addition to this, Eni was involved in the 2009 and 2013 UEFA Women’s Euros and also Team GB at the 2012 Summer Olympics in London.

She played professionally for three years in the Women’s Professional Soccer league (WPS) in USA, scoring 19 goals in 50 appearances.

She is no stranger to the media and was the first female football pundit to appear on Match of the Day 2 Extra in 2014.  She has appeared on BBC World Have Your Say, MOTD Kickabout, Radio 5live’s Team Talk and Talksport. She also contributed to ‘Bringing Books to Life’ for BBC Learning and BBC Two and Women’s Hour Guest Editor in June 2016 on BBC Radio 4.

In 2016, Eni became the first female pundit on ITV’s coverage of the Men’s Euros and she covered the Women’s Euros on Channel 4 a year later. In Russia in 2018 Eni became the first female pundit to be apart of  ITV’s coverage of the men’s FIFA World Cup.

Eni excels off the pitch where she graduated with a 1st class degree in Law from Brunel University in 2008 and received an outstanding achievement in Sport presented by Her Majesty the Queen.

Eni joined Lee & Thompson law firm as a trainee solicitor in September 2012 and qualified as a Solicitor in 2015.

Her interests outside of football range from fashion to politics.

Contact Eniola Aluko’s agent: jo@tonguetiedmedia.co.uk

 
 
 
 

Have a healthy disregard for the impossible.
— ENIOLA ALUKO