Women's Football

Katie Chapman in action during training for Soccer Aid 2019

Women are joining the Soccer Aid line-up for the first time this evening

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Lauren Geall
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  • Women's World Cup
    Life

    “If Scotland play Argentina like they played Japan, they should be in for a win next week”

  • Long Reads

    How women fought for their right to play football after it was deemed “quite unsuitable for females”

  • Life

    Women’s World Cup: 5 podcasts for your fever pitch needs

Latest Stories

  • Where to watch the Women's World Cup
    Life

    Women’s World Cup: 7 cool bars and pubs where fans can watch the games

    Because football IS coming home this year

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    Hollie Richardson
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  • England Womens World Cup Squad
    Life

    Women’s World Cup: 7 facts about the England team to impress your friends with

    The Lionesses are playing their first game of the final stage tonight

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    Lauren Geall
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  • Danielle Carter from Arsenal's during Women's Super League match
    Life

    Adidas to tackle lack of female football representation - starting with Wikipedia

    Only 3.5% of football-related biographies on the site are about females

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    almara abgarian
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  • People

    The real reason why two of the world’s biggest soccer stars won’t be playing in the World Cup

    You won't see Ada Hegerberg or Hope Solo at the 2019 FIFA Women's World Cup because they are taking a stance on a crucial issue.

    Posted by
    Hannah-Rose Yee
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  • People

    Alex Morgan summed up why we need to care more about sport’s gender pay gap

    The American soccer team’s star forward is agitating for better pay and playing conditions for her and her teammates.

    Posted by
    Hannah-Rose Yee
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  • People

    At long last, the first sculpture of 1920s female football star Lily Parr is unveiled

    Moulding the future.

    Posted by
    Christobel Hastings
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  • Visible Women

    Women’s World Cup: Alex Greenwood’s plan for the start and future of the Lionesses

    The Manchester United captain speaks to Stylist

    Posted by
    Hollie Richardson
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  • Alex Scott is a pundit for the BBC and Sky
    People

    Ex-England footballer Alex Scott is still subjected to sexist abuse every single day

    "We’ll get to the stage when I’m not regarded as a female pundit, I’m just a pundit."

    Posted by
    Sarah Shaffi
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  • People

    The first statue of a female footballer has been commissioned

    There’s only been 110 male player statues so far

    Posted by
    Alexandra Haddow
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  • England Women's Football Team Celebrate
    Life

    England announce their Women's World Cup squad

    Royalty, footballers and celebs named the England football squad on social media

    Posted by
    Hannah Mendelsohn
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  • Georgia Stanway
    People

    Is 20-year-old Georgia Stanway the future of women’s football?

    “When you’re on the pitch, nothing else matters,” says the Manchester City and England forward.

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    Elena Chabo
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  • Opinion

    We love this Scottish dad who spoke out against sexist football kit advertising

    “My daughter plays football too, as do thousands of girls. What kind of example does this set for them?”

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    Elena Chabo
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  • Life

    Why are we all ignoring the biggest gender pay gap in the world?

    It’s time female footballers receive the recognition they deserve

    Posted by
    Pip Cook
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  • Life

    The first woman to win a major football award is asked to twerk – Twitter reacts accordingly

    Oh, hell no.

    Posted by
    Susan Devaney
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  • Life

    England to host the UEFA Women's Euro finals

    It's coming home in 2021

    Posted by
    Emily Reynolds
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  • Visible Women

    The true story of the WWI footballer and lesbian icon who scored 1,000 goals

    Lily Parr was one of many women to play professional football during WWI and the greatest player of her era.

    Posted by
    Anna-Marie Crowhurst
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  • Visible Women

    How women’s football emerged from the munitions factories of WWI

    Read the untold story of the women who stepped into the mens’ shoes in the factories and on the football pitch, too.

    Posted by
    Hannah-Rose Yee
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  • Made by girls - sports teams
    Life

    “Why I think the sports world needs more mixed-gender teams”

    Here, 11-year-old Scarlett explains why she wants to see people of all genders playing sports together.

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    Made By Girls
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  • People

    Fara Williams on female football, homelessness and being a role model

    Grit and graft: how Williams became the most-capped ever female footballer

    Posted by
    Megan Murray
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