Colm Smith - strength and conditioning coach

Colm Smith was appointed strength and conditioning coach for Liverpool FC Women in September 2021.

He joined the Reds from Women’s Super League side West Ham United, where he had worked for a number of years in a similar role, including two alongside current LFC Women manager Matt Beard.

A native of Kingscourt in County Cavan, Colm qualified at the Dundalk Institute of Technology before moving to London.

He spent six years in the capital working in a variety of sports, including rugby, Gaelic football, hurling and football.

Roles included an internship at Harlequins Rugby Football Club and work at Ealing Trailfinders and Esher rugby clubs.

He then joined Chelsea Women, where he worked for two-and-a-half years in their Regional Talent Club programme before making the switch to the women’s first team at West Ham.