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Princess Kate proves she could have been a Lioness in football action shots

The Princess of Wales is talented on the pitch!

The Princess Of Wales Visits Maidenhead Rugby Club
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With their dad being president of the Football Association, you might think Prince George and Princess Charlotte inherited their love of the beautiful game from Prince William – but their mother, Princess Kate, also has some serious ball skills. So much so, we feel she could give the Lionesses a run for their money!

Known for her lifetlong love of tennis, the Princess of Wales, 41, has proven she has real talent on the football pitch too, regularly showing her skills during public engagements.

Read on to see Princess Kate's best football moments that prove she could have been a Lioness in another life!

Princess Kate  takes part in a football training session with children during a visit the National Stadium in Belfast, home of the Irish Football Association on February 27, 2019© Getty

During a visit to Belfast in 2017 Princess Kate took to the pitch, training with children during a session. The royal looked ultra sporty in black leggings and a cosy Cricket jumper.

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2019 saw Princess Kate jump for joy while playing football in Belfast.

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Princess Kate kicks a football  as she visits the City of Derry Rugby Club on September 29, 2021© Getty

Princess Kate practiced football drills in Londonderry in 2021, wearing all black for the physical engagement.

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Princess Kate kicking a ball in the air© Getty

The royal looked ready for action as she was snapped midway through a training session in 2020.

Princess Kate hair swinging as she plays football© Getty

We bet Princess Kate wished she'd remembered to pack a hairband for this strenuous football session!

Princess Kate kicking a football while Prince William watches© Getty

Prince William watches on in envy as his wife proves she's good at just about every sport!

Princess Kate playing football in a dress© Getty

While she might not always be dressed for sport, Princess Kate never shies away from getting involved in a game of football, as proved in this pretty summer dress.

Princess Kate running with a ball© Getty

Handball! We hope Princess Kate didn't get a red card for her pitch behaviour.

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Princess Kate with her foot on a football© Getty

The Princess of Wales is always in control, leading the start of the match.

Princess Kate kicking a ball in a red jumper© Getty

Ever a pro, Princess Kate balances a football with grace and poise!

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Princess Kate proves the importance of a warm-up, limbering up ahead of a strenuous game.

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