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Emma Byrne
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Full name Emma Anne Byrne
Date of birth 14 June 1979 (1979-06-14) (age 42)
Place of birth Leixlip, Ireland
Height 1.83m
Playing position Goalkeeper
Youth career
Leixlip United
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
St Patrick's Athletic Ladies
1999 Fortuna Hjørring
2000–2016 Arsenal Ladies
2017 Brighton & Hove Albion Women 9 (0)
National team
1996–2017 Republic of Ireland 134 (0)
  • Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 17:46, 28 August 2017 (UTC).

† Appearances (Goals).

‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 17:46, 28 August 2017 (UTC)

Emma Anne Byrne (born 14 June 1979) is an Irish football goalkeeper who played for the Republic of Ireland women's national football team on a record 134 occasions and served as captain of the team. She spent almost 17 years with Arsenal before being released on 30 December 2016 and joining Brighton & Hove Albion in January 2017.

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