Curson playing for Yeovil Town in 2014
|Full name||Ellen Rose Curson|
|Date of birth||18 February 1994|
|Place of birth||Newport, Wales|
|Playing position||Midfielder, Forward|
|2014–2018||Yeovil Town Ladies||60||(6)|
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 16:37, 11 February 2018 (UTC)|
‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 13:07, 9 March 2016 (UTC)
Curson was born in Newport, and grew up in nearby Griffithstown. She began her football career at the age of 7 after joining her brother's training sessions run by her father and started playing for Griffithstown under-8 boys team playing with them until the age of 11. She then joined local girls side Mardy Tigers with whom she played until she signed for the Bristol Academy Centre of Excellence at the age of 12. Having joined Bristol, Curson studied her A-levels at Filton College. In June 2016, Curson graduated from Cardiff Metropolitan University, with a first-class bachelors degree in Sport and Physical Education.
Having progressed through the youth and reserve sides, Curson made her debut for Bristol Academy, on 9 May 2010, having been introduced as a substitute in Bristol's final match of the season in the FA Women's Premier League against Watford. Curson signed her first contract with Bristol Academy during their first FA WSL season in June 2011. On 5 October 2011, Curson scored her first goal for Bristol Academy in their 4–2 Champions League defeat against Energiya Vorenzh. Curson also featured as an unused substitute in Bristol Academy's FA Women's Cup final defeat in 2013 against Arsenal Ladies. She was released by Bristol Academy in June 2014.
Yeovil Town LadiesEdit
On 23 June 2014, following her release from Bristol, Curson signed for FA WSL 2 side Yeovil Town Ladies. Curson made her debut for Yeovil, on 28 June 2014, against Sunderland in a 2–0 defeat. Curson enjoyed a successful 2015 season as Yeovil finished fourth in WSL 2, and was named manager Jamie Sherwood's player of the season and signed a new one-year deal ahead of the 2016 season.
On 22 January 2018, Curson left Yeovil Town after she decided she could not make the switch to full-time football.
- As of 11 February 2018.
|Club||Season||League||FA Women's Cup||WSL Cup||Europe||Total|
|Bristol Academy||2009–10||WPL National||1||0||0||0||—||—||1||0|
|2014||FA WSL 1||0||0||3||0||1||0||0||0||4||0|
|Yeovil Town Ladies||2014||FA WSL 2||13||2||0||0||0||0||—||13||2|
|2015||FA WSL 2||17||2||2||1||4||0||—||23||3|
|2016||FA WSL 2||18||2||3||0||0||0||—||21||2|
|2017||FA WSL 1||8||0||1||0||—||—||9||0|
|2017–18||FA WSL 1||4||0||0||0||3||0||—||7||0|
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- Ellie Curson at Soccerway