“That’s why they went after him, the character. I thought that was really interesting because if I was recruiting I’d be going ‘back-to-back relegations, I’m not so sure’ but it actually went in his favour.
“Arguably the signing of the season, maybe. For the impact he’s had, he’s been brilliant.”
Carney also explained how she first became aware of Ramsdale’s vocal nature on the pitch.
“In the pandemic, I went to an under-21 game and there was no one in the crowd,” she continued.