We kick off a brand new series on Liverpoolfc.com as we introduce the Liverpool FC Women's squad.

In a getting-to-know-you style, each member of Vicky Jepson's squad will tell us their footballing background, their inspirations and just what it's like to put on the famous red jersey.

First up is talented forward Niamh Charles...

What year did you sign for Liverpool FC Women?


What made you choose to be a footballer?

I loved it and I'm competitive.

Who is your footballing idol?

Steven Gerrard.

What is the best football match you’ve watched to date?

Liverpool versus Barcelona, the Champions League comeback.

Best LFC Women’s goal of the season so far?

Furney’s [Rachel Furness] goal against Arsenal.

What’s the best thing about representing LFC?

The song 'You'll Never Walk Alone', the passion and pride of the city.

Describe yourself in three words?

Competitive, committed and driven.

Favourite TV show?

Grey's Anatomy.

Favourite all-time film?

Coach Carter.

Favourite music artist?

Ed Sheeran.

Favourite song?

Jason Mraz – I'm yours.

If you weren't a footballer, you wanted to be...

A doctor.

Funniest player in the squad?

Kirsty Linnett.

Best singer in the squad?

Jess Clarke and Rinsola Babajide.