Fara Williams Great Britain & N. Ireland

Key Facts


Competed in

Date of birth

25 Jan 1984






London 2012
Gold Silver Bronze
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Sport Guides


Fara Williams competed in FOOTBALL

Did you know?

  • Due to the number of matches that need to be played, the Olympic football competition kicks off two days before the official opening ceremony.
  • Men’s teams are allowed to field just three players over the age of 23 in the final tournament but there are no age restrictions for women’s teams.
  • The six Olympic venues are Wembley, Hampden Park, the City of Coventry Stadium, Old Trafford, the Millennium Stadium and St James’ Park.
  • Both the men’s and women’s competitions begin with a group stage, with the best eight teams advancing to the quarter-finals.
  • Football was introduced as an Olympic medal sport in 1908. Great Britain won gold in front of their home crowd, beating Denmark 2-0 in the final.

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Team GB Football

Appearances for Fara Williams

Date Event Won
3 Aug Women's Football Quarter-final 1, Match 22
31 Jul Women's Football First Round Group E, Match 18 Won
28 Jul Women's Football First Round Group E, Match 11 Won
25 Jul Women's Football First Round Group E, Match 1 Won