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Football veteran Smith calls time on international career

London 2012 Olympian Kelly Smith admits she will always be proud to have helped put women’s football on the map after announcing her retirement ...

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Powell urges calm after Brazil victory

Hope Powell urged the nation not to get carried away after Great Britain's women's football team produced arguably one of the finest results in ...

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Team GB shock Brazil

Stephanie Houghton secured arguably the finest result in the history British women's football as Hope Powell's side stormed into the Olympic qua...

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Dieke to have scan on knee injury

Great Britain defender Ifeoma Dieke is to undergo a scan on the knee injury she suffered in the 3-0 win over Cameroon, women's football coach Ho...

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GB women's football claim Cameroon win

Great Britain's women's football team booked their place in the Olympic quarter-finals with a routine 3-0 victory over Cameroon at the Millenniu...

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Medal Record

London 2012
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Biography

Kelly Smith was the second most experienced member of Hope Powell’s 2012 Olympic team, with 111 England appearances.

Despite being hit by serious injury during her career, Smith is also England’s record goalscorer with 45 goals.

She was the first English player to move to America’s professional league, having enjoyed a successful college career at Seton Hall University.

In Arsenal’s quadruple winning season of 2006–07, Smith scored 30 goals in 34 games across the four competitions.