Fara Williams is recognised by her coach as one of the finest midfielders in the women’s game.
She started playing football at the age of seven and made her first-team debut for Chelsea and England ten years later.
Over 100 caps and 36 goals later, she has captained her country and was the top scorer during the 2011 World Cup qualifying campaign.
Women's footballers bow out
Team GB denied by the woodwork
Squad of 18 women’s footballers selected for Team GB