SL origin football star wins two special awards


20-year-old Jacynta Galabadaarachchi, whose father is a Sri Lankan, is a super football star playing for the Celtic Football Club in the Scottish Women’s Football League. She is currently representing the famous Celtic Football Club and won two awards recently based on her performance.

Jacynta has been named the Professional Footballers’ Association Scotland’s Young Footballer of the Year 2022 and the Celtic Football Club’s Best Women’s Footballer of the Year award 2022. These are the two highest awards Jacynta has received in her football career.

Jacynta, who represented the Australian Under-17 football team, has also played for the Melbourne City Football Club.

A former member of the West Ham United women’s football team in England, Jacynta also played for the Napoli women’s soccer team in Italy before representing the Celtic women’s soccer team in Scotland.