Earlier today Liverpool Ladies midfielder and vice captain Fara Williams completed a question and answer session on Twitter. If you missed it or were unable to follow for any reason, I have compiled each question and answer below!
Q @DarrylB1979 Who’s the best player you have played with and against?
A The best player I have played with is Kelly Smith. Played against it would probably be Simone Laudehr.
Q @Emma042198 Where is the one place in the world you would love to visit that you have never been before?
A I would have to say Aruba in the Caribbean.
Q Emma042198 If Liverpool Ladies could play any team in the world, who would you like to play against?
A I would like to play against Olympique Lyonnais.
Q @kopchick71 If you had to pick a womens England team from past & present players who would be in your team?
A 5 a side team I have played with would be – Pauline Cope, Mo Marley, Me, Katie Chapman and Kelly Smith.
Q @kirstycassella If you could pick to play alongside 3 players men or women from any country who would it be and why?
A It would be Marta, Lionel Messi and Steven Gerrard.
Q @kirstycassella Who is your sporting role model?
A I would probably say Zinedine Zidane.
Q @kirstycassella If you could pick anyone in the world to manage or coach you, who would it be and why?
A I would say Jose Mourinho – he’s a born winner.
Q @ChelseaF58 Who’s autograph would you most like to have & why?
A Zinedine Zidane.
Q @bantam75 If you could choose Champions League medal, World Cup medal or Olympic medal which would it be?
A Tough question but I would have to say World Cup medal.
Q @clodagh_donovan What’s the 3 most important things a player needs to play at the highest level?
A Self drive, personality and mental toughness.
Q @Amy_H_ Would you rather go 5 days without food or five days without sleep?
A haha I love food so will have to leave the sleep!
Q @TheFemaleDugout Would you want to go into a backroom staff role or coaching role after football? If not, what next.
A I would like to get involved with coaching and then potentially go into management.
Q @JoannaSimpson21 Do you have a ritual / lucky routine you do before each game? & if so what is it?
@LFCladies I always walk out on to the pitch last.
Q @lisa_thomas31 If you were to give 1 piece of advice to a youth player having experienced the highs & lows of women’s football, what would it be?
A Don’t get complacent with success and continue to work hard setting yourself new targets.
Q @LLFCSuperFan What was it like to win the FA WSL title two times in a row? What did the team do to celebrate that?
A It was the best feeling ever! We just went for a team meal as we had a Champions League game four days later!
Q @scoobydoorea Are you impressed with the continuous grown of the women’s game in terms of support and attendances?
A Yeah the improvement has been really impressive and we need to ensure we maintain the growth of the women’s game.
Q @leythal Let’s be random, thunder cats or my little pony?
A My little pony!!
Q @Lydia_RoseShaw You’ve won 7 medals apart from your individual ones….. What was your most satisfying?
A Definitely winning the league.
Q @Buntinglad What is your favourite goal you have scored?
A I would probably say the free kick I scored against Arsenal last season.
Q @mrs_bradders1 Why does Matt Beard call you by your first name on the pitch but shouts ,’Bonner’ at Gemma?
A because I’m the boss LOL!
Q @IngridRyland who your fav Norwegian?
A It would have to be Line as she has better banter than you!
Q @LFCladiesfans How does it feel to be the most capped England player of all-time?
A It’s a huge honour and it was a very proud moment for myself and my family.
Q @Anita_Shorty_H You have done remarkable work with Liverpool Homeless FC – what is your memorable occasion with them?
A Seeing some of the changes they have made in their personal life.
@fara_williams47 Congratulations to @bantam75 who is the winner of a signed pair of boots for the best question! Thanks to everyone for tweeting in questions.
For more information on Fara’s work with Liverpool Homeless, I wrote an article on the blog here: ‘MORE THAN JUST A GAME’.