Women's Football

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  • Young male football player on pitch, low section
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    This powerful open letter finally calls out male violence against women in football

  • Emma Raducanu wins BBC Sports Personality of the Year
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    2021 has been the most important year for women’s sports – here's why

  • Anonymous women on football pitch
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    Why did Women’s FA Cup final winners Chelsea take home less than 2% of the men's prize?

Latest Stories

Two lionnesses hug during England final at the world cup
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Uefa doubled the women’s European Championship money – but we can’t celebrate yet

The gender pay gap in sports is real.

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Chloe Gray
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Football’s coming home - for the first time since 2009

Think that this is the first final we've been in since 1966? Think again.

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Miranda Larbi
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Football is for the fans t-shirts
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The uncomfortable question about the united outrage against the Super League

“It’s a shame it’s not like this with everything that’s going wrong in the game, like racism…”

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Hollie Richardson
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3 women on what needs to change to make sport more equal

Time to level the playing field

In partnership with
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Hannah-Rose Yee
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US Soccer just said that male players are more skilled than women and… what?

Who thought that it would be OK to say this?

USA Women's team celebrating after winning the Women's World Cup 2019
Life

The 2019 Women’s World Cup has officially broken this pretty incredible record

New data released by FIFA proves there is a growing appetite for women’s football.

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Lauren Geall
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Jordan Nobbs England Lioness
People

How mental strength helped Lioness Jordan Nobbs to overcome a potentially career-defining injury

“It’s about staying focused and having that confidence you’ll come back stronger.”

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Lauren Geall
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People

Megan Rapinoe knows exactly how women can start to take up space, and we’re so here for it

The USWNT star isn't afraid to use her voice to speak truth to power.

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Christobel Hastings
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Life

The England women’s football team has broken this impressive record

It's time to support our Lionesses.

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Megan Murray
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People

Megan Rapinoe’s best, feistiest quotes to remind you to always speak your mind

All hail Megan Rapinoe!

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Hannah-Rose Yee
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Megan Rapinoe
People

Megan Rapinoe’s first post-World Cup project couldn’t be more perfect

Shut up and take our money.

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Hannah-Rose Yee
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Christobel Hastings
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Megan Rapinoe is vowing to fight for equal pay for the rest of her life

“Equal pay, as the great Serena Williams said, until I’m in my grave.”

Life

Women’s football is finally being celebrated so we'll see you all at Jumpers for Goalposts

"Football is for all"

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Chloe Gray
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Nikita Parris: Women's World Cup interview
Visible Women

Exclusive: Lioness Nikita Parris on why success isn’t all about winning

“We didn’t win, but we changed a lot for young girls in England,” says Lioness Nikita Parris.

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Hollie Richardson
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Alex Morgan accepts her award for Best Female Athlete at the ESPYS
People

Alex Morgan’s ESPYS acceptance speech is a powerful reminder on the importance of investing in women

"Let's pay these ladies and goodnight."

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Christobel Hastings
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Life

The US women’s soccer team party and protest on the streets of New York City

Pride and protest: watching women win is a 2019 vibe.

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Christobel Hastings
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US team celebrate winning Women's World Cup 2019.
People

Women’s World Cup: US victorious in final against the Netherlands

The US come out on top in action-packed final against the Netherlands.

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Sarah Arnold
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Life

Donald Trump attacked Megan Rapinoe, so her girlfriend Sue Bird turned up to defend her

“I’m a woman of my word. So here I am.”

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Christobel Hastings
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Hollie Richardson
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World Cup 2019: “How the Lionesses brought football home, without winning the trophy”

People were indifferent at first…

LYON, FRANCE - JULY 02: Carli Lloyd of USA and Demi Stokes of England during the 2019 FIFA Women's World Cup France Semi Final match between England and United States of America at Stade de Lyon on July 2, 2019 in Lyon, France. (Photo by Molly Darlington - AMA/Getty Images)
People

Women’s World Cup: England loses to USA in nail-biting semi-final

England’s football teams are known for leaving competitions in a memorable fashion and unfortunately, tonight was no exception.

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Sarah Arnold
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