# niamh fahey

This week
17th September 2023 - 23rd September 2023
Blow for Ireland and Liverpool as key defender sidelined for six to eight weeks
Niamh Fahey will miss several international fixtures and the start of the WSL season.
Last month
August 2023
Ireland and Liverpool defender Fahey yet to decide on international future
‘I haven’t made up my mind. But if I go out now, I don’t think there is a better way to go out.’
This year
'A lot of media had written us off completely as the whipping girls'
Niamh Fahey on Ireland’s World Cup debut defeat to Australia.
'People gave out to me for picking a child': From All-Ireland glory at 16, to a World Cup dream at 35
PJ Fahy and Annette Clarke recall the contribution of Niamh Fahey to the Galway Ladies in their 2004 All-Ireland victory.
Niamh Fahey says nothing can truly prepare Ireland for World Cup opener
Ireland’s meeting with the Matildas proved so popular that as early as January it was moved to the competition’s largest venue.
Ireland and Liverpool star eyes World Cup after 'mentally frustrating' misdiagnosed injury
Niamh Fahey has come through a testing time in the build-up to Ireland’s first-ever major tournament.
Amber Barrett joins Belgian club as fellow Ireland star Niamh Fahey extends Liverpool stay
Fahey has clocked up 106 appearances for Liverpool.
'If I go back home, I’d love to play with my club team again': Niamh Fahey's GAA roots
Republic of Ireland centurion is fully focused on stamping her ticket to next month’s Women’s World Cup in Australia and New Zealand.
'We've come a long way': Katie Taylor and football team-mates arrive together at career crescendos
Fourteen years on, Katie Taylor is set for arguably the biggest fight of her career while several old friends and team-mates are preparing for the World Cup.
World Cup boost for Ireland as Liverpool's Leanne Kiernan and Niamh Fahey set for return
Timely return to fitness for the Irish pair.
Last year
Liverpool's Irish captain marks 100th Reds appearance with important win
Niamh Fahey and her side were 2-0 winners over West Ham in the WSL today.
'We're her brothers now' - Galway All-Ireland winner following sister's World Cup dreams
Galway’s 2001 All-Ireland winning captain is hoping to travel Down Under to support his sister Niamh and the Ireland women’s team.
'I didn't even dream of captaining Liverpool at Anfield because it wasn't possible'
Ireland and Liverpool star Niamh Fahey was in a reflective mood ahead of tomorrow’s World Cup play-off showdown.
Ireland's 'surreal' World Cup bid, captaining Liverpool and choosing soccer over GAA
‘It’s why I chose soccer over Gaelic football when I was a young girl in Ireland, that chance to pull on the Irish shirt.’
Key defender and Liverpool captain ruled out of Ireland’s decisive World Cup qualifier
Vera Pauw must plan for tomorrow’s ‘final’ against Finland without Niamh Fahey.
Liverpool captain Niamh Fahey signs new deal ahead of Super League return
‘There’s nowhere else I’d rather be,’ says Ireland defender. ‘It wasn’t even a decision.’
'She's only 17-years-old, but I hope that everybody has seen how talented she is'
Abbie Larkin scored her first international senior goal in Ireland’s 9-0 trouncing of Georgia.
Euros 'adds fuel to the fire that Ireland must get to a major tournament' - Liverpool captain
Niamh Fahey and co. have been so close, yet so far in the past. The time to change that is now.
Liverpool's Irish crew celebrate trophy lift after emotional week
Niamh Fahey, a life-long Reds fan, lifted the Championship trophy as captain.
'Nothing but good things to say' - praise for Liverpool's Irish trio after title success
Lovely words for Niamh Fahey, Leanne Kiernan and Megan Campbell in Matt Beard’s guide to his squad.
Family-feel key as captain and life-long fan Fahey leads Irish-influenced Liverpool to title
‘Leanne Kiernan’s mother comes over and she always says, ‘I love Liverpool’ because everyone has a warmth and friendliness about them.’
The Irish contingent central to Liverpool's promotion bid and FA Cup dream
Niamh Fahey, Leanne Kiernan, Megan Campbell and S&C coach Colm Smith are having a big influence on Merseyside.
'I couldn’t have imagined how it's changed since I started out to now'
Niamh Fahey is in line to earn her 100th Ireland cap today. Ahead of the milestone, the Liverpool captain took a bigger-picture look at the progression of women’s football.
'I've managed to make 99 caps so far but the biggest thing is not being at a major tournament'
Republic of Ireland and Liverpool star Niamh Fahey is on the verge of becoming a centurion for her country – and it’s a case of mixed emotions.
All time
Irish internationals on target across the water, as Campbell makes long-awaited Liverpool debut
Louise Quinn scored for Birmingham in the WSL, while Niamh Fahey and Rianna Jarrett found the net in the FA Cup.
'It has to be now' - The Liverpool captain eyeing a first-ever major tournament for Ireland
Niamh Fahey: ‘You can’t keep saying, ‘We’re building, we’re waiting.’ There’s no more time to talk, it has to be done.’
World Cup qualification the goal as Ireland's Liverpool star 'still not over' Euros shortcoming
‘It was a bit sickening to be honest, still a really hard pill to swallow,’ says Niamh Fahey.
Ireland international the matchwinner for Liverpool in important victory at Crystal Palace
Reds skipper Niamh Fahey was on target on another busy day for the Irish across the water.
Captaining Liverpool 'the stuff of dreams' but Fahey now focused on Ireland's 'massive' opportunity
Reaching the Euros ‘would mean everything’ to the Galway native.
The Irish Liverpool fan who grew up to captain them
Ireland international Niamh Fahey on being appointed the Reds’ new skipper.
'Beyond my wildest dreams' - Ireland's Niamh Fahey named Liverpool captain
The Galway woman will lead the Reds as they aim for a swift return to the Women’s Super League.
Niamh Fahey signs new contract with Liverpool FC Women
The Ireland international will attempt to help the club back to the top flight after their relegation.
Irish trio feature as Arsenal overcome Liverpool
Katie McCabe, Louise Quinn and Niamh Fahey were all in action tonight.
Fahey on Goodison revenge mission after Anfield derby dream turned sour
The experienced Ireland international is hoping for better fortunes against Everton this afternoon.
Ireland full of belief and ready to 'embrace' next chapter as road to Euro 2021 begins
The Girls in Green open their campaign in Tallaght on Tuesday night as they look to reach a first-ever major tournament.
'As a lifelong Liverpool supporter, to get vice-captaincy means a lot to me'
Now, Ireland and Reds star Niamh Fahey is hoping to achieve another lifelong dream, and reach a first-ever major tournament in Euro 2021.
'I feel very proud. It's a big honour': Ireland international appointed Liverpool vice-captain
Galway native Niamh Fahey made 17 starts during her debut campaign at the club last season.
The Ireland and Liverpool star unwilling to settle for second best
After a trophy-filled career, Niamh Fahey hopes her club success can finally translate to international level.
Ireland captain McCabe leads the way with Arsenal brace on busy day across the water
There was plenty of Irish involvement in the group stages of the Women’s Super League Continental Cup.
'I cannot wait to pull on the red shirt' - Liverpool complete signing of Ireland international Fahey
Galway-born defensive midfielder Niamh Fahey joins the Reds following one season in Ligue 1 with Bordeaux.