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Fara Williams

Fara Williams

National team: England

Which player most inspired you and why? Watching Chelsea's men's team inspired me as a youngster.

Which coach most inspired you? Mick Hedley

What was the best advice they gave you? Always work hard and use both feet.

Best player you've played with? Kelly Smith

Toughest opponent? Jayne Ludlow

What are your memories of your first club as a child? Playing Under-14s but being underage and playing under a different name.

What tip would you give a young player hoping to succeed? Stay focused and work hard.

What was the experience of playing in a youth final tournament? Good experience of dealing with a tournament setting and an eye-opener.

Last updated: 04/09/14 13.26CET

Match log

The home team is listed first.Last updated: 09/06/2016 11:45 CET
21.09.2013Women's World CupQualifying roundEnglandEngland6-0BelarusBelarus7200
26.09.2013Women's World CupQualifying roundEnglandEngland8-0TurkeyTurkey9001
26.10.2013Women's World CupQualifying roundEnglandEngland2-0WalesWales9000
31.10.2013Women's World CupQualifying roundTurkeyTurkey0-4EnglandEngland6110
05.04.2014Women's World CupQualifying roundEnglandEngland9-0MontenegroMontenegro9001
08.05.2014Women's World CupQualifying roundEnglandEngland4-0UkraineUkraine9000
14.06.2014Women's World CupQualifying roundBelarusBelarus0-3EnglandEngland9002
19.06.2014Women's World CupQualifying roundUkraineUkraine1-2EnglandEngland9000
21.08.2014Women's World CupQualifying roundWalesWales0-4EnglandEngland6301
17.09.2014Women's World CupQualifying roundMontenegroMontenegro0-10EnglandEngland9001
09.06.2015Women's World CupFinal tournament - Group stageFranceFrance1-0EnglandEngland9000
13.06.2015Women's World CupFinal tournament - Group stageEnglandEngland2-1MexicoMexico9000
17.06.2015Women's World CupFinal tournament - Group stageEnglandEngland2-1ColombiaColombia9010
22.06.2015Women's World CupRound of 16NorwayNorway1-2EnglandEngland9000
27.06.2015Women's World CupQuarter-finalsEnglandEngland2-1CanadaCanada7900
01.07.2015Women's World CupSemi-finalsJapanJapan2-1EnglandEngland8610
04.07.2015Women's World CupThird placeGermanyGermany0-1EnglandEngland11210
14.10.2015UEFA Women's Champions LeagueRound of 32LiverpoolLiverpool0-1BresciaBrescia1900
08.04.2016UEFA Women's EUROQualifying group stageEnglandEngland1-1BelgiumBelgium9000
12.04.2016UEFA Women's EUROQualifying group stageBosnia and HerzegovinaBosnia and Herzegovina0-1EnglandEngland6600
04.06.2016UEFA Women's EUROQualifying group stageEnglandEngland7-0SerbiaSerbia9001
07.06.2016UEFA Women's EUROQualifying group stageSerbiaSerbia0-7EnglandEngland4600

UEFA Best Player in Europe Award

Team of the Year

General info

  • Name: Fara Williams
  • Position: Midfield
  • Date of birth (Age): 25/01/1984 (32)
  • Country: England
  • Club: Liverpool ( ENG)

  • Currently playing:
    • UEFA Women's EURO 2015/17

  • UEFA competition debut:
  • Club: UEFA Women's Champions League (First qualifying round)
    09/08/07: Everton 4-0 Gintra
  • National team: UEFA European Women's Under-18 Championship (Second round)
    03/11/99: Moldova 0-15 England

Career statistics

National team record in UEFA competitions

England WOCO317
England WU-1985
England WU-18117

Club record in UEFA competitions

UEFA Women's Champions League
Last updated: 09/06/2016 11:45 CET