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Womens Football
Is it coming home? England Women's team arrive at their moment of truth
08:01 Tuesday 2nd July 2019

Last year, the phrase: “It’s coming home” trended heavily on social media. It reached fever pitch when England made the World Cup semi-final. The Three Lions, however, wouldn't get any further than the final…

Womens Football
It's Nikita Parris' time
17:00 Saturday 15th June 2019

It's common knowledge that Sergio Aguero has been firing Manchester City to success in the Premier League and English football as a whole. What is less known though is that Nikita Parris has been doing a similar job for the female Citizens…

Womens Football
Interview with Estelle Johnson
15:00 Friday 14th June 2019

Estelle Johnson made a name for herself in the United States with the NWSL and its derivatives. She’s a defender who stands up tall and doesn’t make attackers feel welcome when they come into her house. Johnson currently turns out…

Womens Football
What does the USWNT's 13-0 rout of Thailand say about the Women's World Cup?
10:00 Wednesday 12th June 2019

I was thinking about writing an opinion on the benefits of a smaller tournament, comparing the women’s World Cup to the men’s. With just 24 nations, surely the competition would be tighter, more intense. Wouldn’t it? Then…

Womens Football
Brazil more than a one-woman team
15:00 Tuesday 11th June 2019

A nine-game losing streak is usually not associated with Brazilian football but that is what the Selecao women endured for the better part of a year. From a country where football means much more than many would understand, the South…

Womens Football
Will China, Japan make the World Cup an Asian affair?
09:00 Saturday 8th June 2019

Female football has come a long way in Asia since China hosted the inaugural edition of the FIFA Women’s World Cup [then referred to as the FIFA Women’s World Championship] in 1991. The China women’s football team, in…

France
Can Les Bleus do the gender double at the World Cup?
15:00 Friday 7th June 2019

Just under a year has passed since France lifted the FIFA World Cup, putting end to an eighteen-year trophyless streak. Now, the nation's women have the opportunity to break their own World Cup curse, on home soil none less. France’s…

Womens Football
Can the Matildas waltz out of France with the World Cup?
08:00 Friday 7th June 2019

If you liked Roald Dahl as a child or were fond of the WWE's British Bull Dog and the mascot who accompanied him to the ring, you may be confused. We're talking about the Australian national women's team here. These Matildas are…

Womens Football
Top Europeans stars to watch in Women's World Cup
08:00 Thursday 6th June 2019

One would think the Champions League finale marked the football calender’s end. However, they wouldn’t be any more wrong. Club competition is now taking a backseat, but the international scene is spicing up. The FIFA Women’s…

Premier League
Who cares if English football isn't ready for Emma Hayes?
08:00 Thursday 30th May 2019

Football is not baseball but bigotry is bigotry. I write this having read my colleague Dan Whelan’s opinion on Emma Hayes’ interest in managing the Chelsea men’s team. Understand that I don’t consider Dan to be a bigot.…

Womens Football
12 Days of Football 2018: Nine Ladies Playing
08:00 Sunday 30th December 2018

On the 9th Day of Football, UEFA gave to me Nine Ladies Playing, Eight Managers Managing, Seven Sides-a-Sinking, Six Games Amazing, FIVE GOLDEN GOALS, Four Calls Blown, Three French Clubs, Two title races and Pep Guardiola's Manchester…

Womens Football
Will Nigeria, South Africa, Cameroon make Africa proud at the Women's World Cup?
15:00 Friday 7th December 2018

Nigeria, South Africa, and Cameroon have all qualified for the Women's World Cup taking place in June. The three countries will represent Africa on French soil having finished first, second and third respectively in the African Cup of Nations,…

Womens Football
England Women: What should be done about Eniola Aluko?
15:00 Thursday 1st November 2018

Last season, Juventus, followed 12 months on by Manchester United, yielded to popular demand by creating its own women's team. The enterprise cost United around £5 million to fully launch. Their ladies side began life in the…

Womens Football
UEFA was right to increase funding for women's football
15:00 Sunday 21st October 2018

The 2017 Women's European Championship was watched by a record live TV audience of 178 million worldwide. Furthermore, the Netherlands-staged competition attracted a best-ever 240,045 fans in total. Those numbers speak to the growing popularity…

Womens Football
CONCACAF Women Championship, aka Don't feed the Americans
16:30 Sunday 14th October 2018

It’s hard to look past the Americans in terms of women’s football. Right, then. See you next time. In all seriousness, there's no avoiding the fact the USWNT is a blue whale in the North and Central American and Caribbean koi…