MATCH checks out the biggest stars from the FA Women’s Super League!

FACTFILE
Age: 25
Position: Wing-back
Club: Arsenal
Country: Republic Of Ireland

HER STORY…

  • The mega attacking wing-back began her career at Shelbourne Ladies and represented them in the Women’s Champo League, but was snapped up by Arsenal in 2015!
  • She won the FA Women’s Cup in her debut season with The Gunners, and was a key member of the squad that won the Women’s Super League title in 2018-19!
  • After progressing through the Ireland Ladies’ youth teams, she was named as player of the match in her competitive senior debut against Finland and Ireland captain at just 21 years old!

HER STYLE… 

  • As the captain of her international team, she’s obviously a real leader on the pitch!
  • She starred as an attacker in Arsenal’s 2018-19 title-winning campaign, but converted to a wing-back last season!
  • She’s an aggressive tackler, but what she loves the most is getting forward and creating chances!

HER STATS…

20 – No Arsenal star played more matches than McCabe in 2018-19!

7 – She got seven assists in her first nine WSL games of 2020-21!

48 – She’s won 48 caps for Republic Of Ireland and scored ten goals!

WHAT’S NEXT? 

Arsenal are still fighting for the WSL title, and she’ll also have her eyes on reaching 50 senior caps for Ireland!