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Francesca "Fran" Kirby is an English professional footballer who plays as a forward for Chelsea and the England national team. She began her career with her local team Reading before moving to Chelsea in July 2015. In August 2014, Kirby won her first senior cap for England. She represented her country at the 2015 FIFA Women's World Cup in Canada, the 2019 FIFA Women’s World Cup in France, and at the UEFA Women's Euro 2017 in the Netherlands.
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WSL highlights - Chelsea 4-0 Everton: Kerr scores braceWatch highlights as goals from Sam Kerr, Fran Kirby and Beth England help defending champions Chelsea to a comfortable victory over Everton in the Women's Super League.
WSL: Chelsea's Fran Kirby scores 'wonderful goal' against EvertonChelsea's Fran Kirby scores a "wonderful" goal to give Chelsea the lead against Everton in the Women's Super League game at Kingsmeadow.
Fran Kirby: Chelsea 'know we can come back fighting' from Arsenal defeatFran Kirby says Chelsea "want to win as many trophies as they can" and that they will "come back fighting" following their WSL defeat by Arsenal.
Tokyo 2020: 'I had to start from scratch' - Fran Kirby on her pride at making OlympicsFran Kirby says she is "lucky and proud" to make the Olympic squad 18 months after being diagnosed with a heart condition.
PFA Player of the Year: Chelsea's Fran Kirby wins award for second timeChelsea forward Fran Kirby is named the Professional Footballers' Association women's Players' Player of the Year for the second time.
Tokyo 2020: Watch five great goals from Team GB's football starsBefore Tokyo 2020, watch five great goals from Great Britain's football stars including Chelsea's Fran Kirby and Manchester City's Caroline Weir.
PFA Player of the Year: Fran Kirby or Sam Kerr? BBC pundits' WSL verdictWho should win the Professional Footballers' Association Player of the Year award? BBC pundits have their say.
Women's Champions League: Chelsea 4-1 Bayern Munich highlightsWatch highlights as a brace from Fran Kirby, plus goals from Ji So-yun and Pernille Harder, help Chelsea thrash Bayern Munich to reach their Women's Champions League final.
Fran Kirby: Chelsea and England forward scoops FWA player of the year award for second timeChelsea and England forward Fran Kirby is named the Football Writers' Association women's footballer of the year.
WSL: Watch Fran Kirby's best moments from incredible Chelsea seasonWatch Fran Kirby's best moments from her incredible Women's Super League season, featuring 16 goals and 11 assists for champions Chelsea.
Women's Super League: Chelsea's Fran Kirby top performer, according to Carteret AnalyticsChelsea forward Fran Kirby was the best player in this season's Women's Super League - according to statistics from Carteret Analytics.
WSL 2021: How Kerr and Kirby finished off Chelsea's season in styleWatch the brilliant partnership between Chelsea forwards Fran Kirby and Sam Kerr in their 5-0 win over Reading women, as they finish the 2020/21 season scoring 52 goals between them.
Chelsea Women 5-0 Reading Women: Watch highlights as Fran Kirby and Sam Kerr secure WSL titleWatch highlights of Chelsea women's 5-0 win over Reading women which sealed the Blues their second consecutive Women's Super League title.
Chelsea 5-0 Reading: Emma Hayes' side retain WSL title with winChelsea retain their Women's Super League title as Fran Kirby scores twice in their ruthless victory over Reading.
Chelsea 4-1 Bayern Munich (agg: 5-3): Fran Kirby double helps Blues reach Women's Champions League finalLate goals by Pernille Harder and Fran Kirby send Chelsea through to their first Women's Champions League final with a captivating win over Bayern Munich
Bayern Munich v Chelsea: Fran Kirby says Blues 'belong' in Women's Champions League big gamesFran Kirby says Chelsea "belong" on the big stage before their Women's Champions League semi-final first leg against Bayern Munich.
France 3-1 England: Lionesses beaten in friendlyFran Kirby's penalty is not enough as England are beaten 3-1 by France in an entertaining friendly international.
Women's Super League highlights: Fran Kirby pulls the strings as leaders hold top spot in WSLFran Kirby was in sublime form as Chelsea sweep aside Everton 3-0 to stay top of the Women's Super League.
WSL: Everton 0-3 Chelsea: Fran Kirby on scoresheet again in comfortable winChelsea recover from missing penalty in the opening minute to overcome Everton and preserve their position at the WSL summit.
WSL highlights: Chelsea knock Man Utd off top spotWatch highlights as Chelsea knock Manchester United off the top of the Women's Super League with a 2-1 win thanks to England forward Fran Kirby's winner at Kingsmeadow.
Chelsea 2-1 Manchester United: Fran Kirby nets winner as champions move top of WSLChelsea beat Manchester United to leapfrog the Red Devils and move top of the Women's Super League on goal difference.
Women's Super League: 'There's nobody better than Kirby' - Watch Chelsea star score fourFran Kirby was the star in Chelsea's 5-0 win over Reading after she struck a perfect hat-trick in the first half against Reading, and grabbed a fourth after the break.
Women's Super League highlights: Fran Kirby scores four as Chelsea thump ReadingFran Kirby scores four as Chelsea thrash Reading 5-0 to move three points off the Women's Super League summit.
Reading Women 0-5 Chelsea Women: Fran Kirby scores four in big Blues winFran Kirby scores four times as Chelsea thrash Reading to move three points off the Women's Super League summit.