Teams: Toronto FC, Fiorentina, Barça
January 1, 2006
Rachel Yankey, the Arsenal and England striker with 59 appearances and 9 goals for England, was awarded an M.B.E. in the Queen’s New Year Honours List.
Born November 1, 1979 she was named as the Nationwide International Player of the 2004-05 Season.
Yankey played for New Jersey in the 2005 W-league final, and formerly
played for Arsenal, Fulham and Birmingham.