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German Women's World Cup referee Riem Hussein: Why shouldn't women referee a men's tournament?

After making her first World Cup appearance in France earlier this summer, German referee Riem Hussein talks to DW about equality in sport, VAR and a personal record....

German Women's World Cup referee Riem Hussein: Why shouldn't women referee a men's tournament?

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Women's World Cup 2019: A guide to Video Assistant Referee review technology The 2019 Women's World Cup is underway, and the referees are getting help from video assistant referee technology to make game-changing decisions.       ...
01:16, 06/12/2019

Liverpool vs Chelsea referee Stephanie Frappart 'not afraid' to be first woman to referee Uefa Super Cup as officials aim to inspire a generation Stephanie Frappart will make history when she becomes the first female official to take charge of a major Uefa's men competition showpiece - a moment Irish assistant Michelle O'Neill hopes will inspire the next generation....
14:01, 08/14/2019

Owens to referee World Cup opening match Nigel Owens, who refereed the 2015 Rugby World Cup final, will get the 2019 tournament underway when he takes charge of the opening game between Japan and Russia in Tokyo on Sept. 20....
08:32, 07/19/2019

U.S. vs Sweden: A guide to Video Assistant Referee review technology during the World Cup The 2019 Women's World Cup is underway, and the referees are getting help from video assistant referee technology to make game-changing decisions.       ...
12:48, 06/20/2019

USA vs Britain: A guide to Video Assistant Referee review technology during the World Cup The U.S. women take on Britain on July 2, and the referees are getting help from video assistant referee technology to make game-changing decisions.       ...
17:00, 06/28/2019

USA vs England: A guide to Video Assistant Referee review technology during the World Cup The U.S. women take on England on July 2, and the referees are getting help from video assistant referee technology to make game-changing decisions.       ...
20:16, 07/02/2019

A goalscoring referee, Derby moments and Cricket World Cups in England | Classic YouTube Also featuring a singing bowler, all-English Champions League battles and ice hockey heroes1) Cricket’s coming home? The World Cup starts at The Oval, the tournament back in England for the first time in 20 years. So here’s some choice moments from p...
03:00, 05/30/2019

The Fiver | We will never have another referee like Mike Dean Sign up now! Sign up now! Sign up now? Sign up now!Purveyor of no-look yellow cards, hider of souvenir hat-trick footballs up the back of his shirt, Premier League centurion of “off you pop” dismissals, pedantic pacer of 10-yard distances and … er, o...
09:48, 05/14/2019

| Behaviour was wilder in my day, says Wimbledon referee Wimbledon referee Andrew Jarrett insisted that on-court behaviour was much worse in his playing days despite record fines being handed out at this year's tournament....
12:16, 07/12/2019

Referee Stéphanie Frappart: 'Girls see me on TV and know it's possible' The official is regarded as one of France’s very best and will take charge of Liverpool v Chelsea in Istanbul on WednesdayReferees tend not to clapped on to the pitch, let alone greeted with purpose-made banners, but supporters of Amiens decided to m...
11:05, 08/11/2019

NBA referee Ron Garretson arrested for extreme DUI after crash Veteran NBA referee Ron Garretson was arrested for extreme DUI on Wednesday in Arizona after he crashed his car into a tree near the Lake Havasu City Police Dept. Station, according to officials. The 60-year-old Garretson was covered in blood when of...
08:32, 05/31/2019

Referee Harden complained about has Game 2 assignment Scott Foster, sharply criticized by Houston star James Harden more than two months ago, is one of the officials for Tuesday night's playoff game between the Rockets and Golden State Warriors....
17:32, 04/30/2019

Referee Frappart praised over top Uefa match Stephanie Frappart's display earns widespread praise after she became the first female referee to officiate a major men's European match in the Super Cup....
08:32, 08/15/2019

India's GS Lakshmi Becomes First Female ICC Match Referee GS Lakshmi, 51, officiated her first match in women's domestic cricket in 2008-2009, and has supervised 3 women's One Day Internationals, and 3 T20 Internationals....
04:32, 05/14/2019

Kid exposes himself to taunt female soccer referee A female referee suffered sexist abuse as a 14-year-old player exposed himself to her during a match. Giulia Nicastro, who is dating Italian striker Stefano Moreo, was bombarded with abuse from supporters during a youth match in Mestre, Italy. Accord...
11:48, 05/27/2019

Leeds' Bamford gets two-game ban for deceiving referee "Leeds United\u0027s Patrick Bamford has been banned for two games for deceiving the referee during their 1-1 Championship draw with Aston Villa on Sunday, the Football Association (FA) has said."...
05:32, 05/03/2019

| Leeds striker Bamford banned for referee 'deception' Leeds United forward Patrick Bamford has received an immediate two-match ban after being found guilty of a charge of "successful deception of a match official"...
19:48, 05/02/2019

| No fears for French referee set to make history in Super Cup Stephanie Frappart has no concerns about the scrutiny she will face during UEFA Super Cup when she becomes the first woman to referee a major men's match in Europe....
13:34, 08/13/2019

‘Football is the same’ – Female referee Frappart on Super Cup role "Referee Stephanie Frappart said on Tuesday that she believes there is no difference whether she is officiating a men\u0027s or women\u0027s football match."...
08:00, 08/14/2019

A step too VAR? Video replays don't solve referee errors "Former UEFA president Michel Platini always opposed the introduction of technology in football because he felt that, once it gained a foothold, it would quickly expand and change the character of the sport altogether."...
06:48, 06/10/2019

AC Milan midfielder Paqueta banned for slapping referee "AC Milan midfielder Lucas Paqueta has been banned for three games after slapping a referee during a Serie A match, the league\u0027s disciplinary committee said on Tuesday."...
10:00, 05/07/2019

Skomina picked as referee for Champions League final NYON, Switzerland (AP) — UEFA says Damir Skomina will be the referee for the Champions League final between Liverpool and Tottenham. Skomina has handled four Champions League games this season, including Manchester United’s 3-1 win at Paris Sai...
07:00, 05/14/2019

Bibiana Steinhaus: ‘Being a referee is about quality of performance - not gender’ Now in her second full season as a Bundesliga referee, Bibiana Steinhaus is being recognised for her performances and not her pioneering. In a candid interview, she discusses commanding respect, the VAR process and more....
11:48, 05/01/2019

‘Bald-headed flog’: AFL opt not to punish fan over outburst at referee Barracking and supporting ‘strongly encouraged’ by AFLBut line drawn at offensive or aggressive behaviourA Carlton fan who was ejected from Marvel Stadium over the alleged use of the term “bald-headed flog” will not face sanctions after the AFL opted...
01:32, 06/12/2019

| Dutch referee scores 'bizarre' goal, awards it Players for Dutch fourth-tier outfit reacted with fury and disbelief after a strange deflection saw a referee scoring against them in a game -- and then awarding the goal....
11:32, 05/26/2019

Teen swimmer disqualified after referee claims swimsuit exposes too much An Alaska high school swimmer had her 100-meter freestyle victory overturned after a referee determined she committed a "uniform violation."       ...
06:16, 09/11/2019

| Bolivian referee death puts altitude matches under spotlight The death of a Bolivian referee officiating a match at more than 4,000 meters has reopened the debate about the safety of playing football at such altitude....
13:00, 05/21/2019

Houston Rockets' Chris Paul fined $35K for contact with referee Houston Rockets point guard Chris Paul was fined $35,000 for making contact with a referee in Game 1 against the Golden State Warriors, the NBA announced....
18:00, 04/29/2019

French referee praised for stopping match over homophobic banners The coaches of Nice and Olympique Marseille and France's equality minister have all praised the referee who interrupted the Ligue 1 match on Wednesday because of homophobic banners in the home crowd....
17:00, 08/29/2019

Former referee who invaded pitch in Mexican wrestling mask gets 10-year ban Man will not be able to play, officiate or attend gamesCanberra referee left ‘feeling quite threatened’A pitch invader wearing a Mexican wrestling mask has been handed a 10-year ban following bizarre scenes in a Canberra first-grade football match ov...
21:48, 05/06/2019

Body of MMA referee Chris Reed recovered after boating accident Chris Reed, a former MMA fighter who worked two UFC events as a referee, was missing for 40 hours after being knocked overboard from his fishing boat.       ...
12:00, 06/11/2019

Vidal backs Messi over Copa America referee criticism "Chile\u0027s Arturo Vidal has backed Barcelona team-mate Lionel Messi after the Argentina attacker slammed the quality of refereeing in the Copa America."...
12:16, 07/07/2019

Brazilian Referee Becomes Second Ref This Month To Stop Match Due To Homophobic Chants While FIFA’s recent disciplinary code changes meant to address racist abuse from supporters in the stands, the updated rules have already been called to action this month to combat homophobia, first in France and now in Brazil....
19:00, 08/26/2019

Schalke fan reports referee to police for fraud after Bayern defeat After Bayern Munich won against Schalke 3-0, a fan of the losing team filed a fraud complaint against the referee and the video assistant. Many Schalke supporters believe the team was robbed of two penalty kicks....
01:32, 08/28/2019

Ex-NBA referee pleads guilty in NCAA basketball bribery scandal A former NBA ref who went into the bespoke suit business pleaded guilty on Tuesday to paying bribes to former Auburn coach and professional player Chuck “The Rifleman” Person as part of the massive NCAA basketball bribery scandal that has resulted in...
16:48, 05/07/2019

UEFA Super Cup referee Stephanie Frappart unfazed, 'because football is the same' It's already been quite a year for French referee Stephanie Frappart. She made her top-flight debut in April, officiated at the Women's World Cup final last month, and now she's taking charge of the UEFA Super Cup....
14:00, 08/13/2019

Stéphanie Frappart: the referee in charge of the Uefa Super Cup – video Referee Stéphanie Frappart will become the first woman to officiate a major European men’s game when she takes charge of the Uefa Super Cup between Liverpool and Chelsea in Istanbul. The 35-year-old became the first woman to referee a Ligue 1 match i...
12:02, 08/13/2019

Pioneering female soccer referee Yamashita hoping to inspire Japanese referee Yoshimi Yamashita is hoping her trailblazing work as part of the first all-female trio to officiate a men's match in Asian continental competition last week will encourage girls to feel they can do anything in the game....
06:16, 05/21/2019

Arsenal academy coach banned for abusive language to Under-9s referee • Alex Nichols reduced teenage female referee to tears• Nichols banned for three games and finedAn Arsenal academy coach has been fined and banned for three matches after he was found to have called a female teenage referee a “little prick” and reduc...
14:00, 06/13/2019

NRL's first female referee Belinda Sharpe hopes to inspire future generations Sharpe will take control of Broncos-Bulldogs game‘An historic moment for the game,’ says Todd GreenbergBelinda Sharpe is hoping her historic appointment will inspire a generation of female referees to follow her example and officiate NRL games in the...
07:48, 07/16/2019

Frank Lampard on 'historical moment' for referee Stéphanie Frappart – video Frank Lampard has praised French referee Stéphanie Frappart ahead of his team's match against Liverpool in the Uefa Super Cup on Wednesday. She becomes the first woman to officiate a major European men’s final. 'I am very pleased to be a part of this...
12:02, 08/13/2019

Referee Clock Boner Very Nearly Screws Saints In Monday Night Thriller Monday night’s Texans-Saints game ended with two incredible late drives and a dramatic walk-off 58-yard field goal to put the home team over the top, 30–28. However you feel about the Saints and their fans, one positive takeaway from their victory is...
20:01, 09/09/2019

Soccer Referee Dies After Suffering Heart Attack During A Match In Bolivia Víctor Hugo Hurtado was refereeing Sunday’s Bolivian first division match between Always Ready and Oriente Petrolero when he collapsed on the pitch midgame due to a reported heart attack. Stadium support staff took Hurtado to a local hospital, where ...
12:00, 05/20/2019

Nice vs Marseille referee praised for stopping game due to homophobic banners The coaches of Nice and Marseille and France's equality minister have all praised the referee who interrupted the Ligue 1 match on Wednesday because of homophobic banners in the home crowd....
13:32, 08/29/2019

Copa America: Argentine FA condemns referee for 'serious errors' in defeat by Brazil The Argentine FA complains to South American football's governing body over "serious and gross refereeing errors" in their Copa America semi-final defeat by Brazil....
10:16, 07/04/2019

Leeds striker Patrick Bamford banned for two games for deceiving referee • Bamford accused of ‘successful deception’ amid mêlée• Aston Villa’s Anwar El Ghazi had red card rescindedPatrick Bamford will miss the first leg of Leeds United’s Championship play-off semi-final after being found guilty of “successful deception of...
14:16, 05/02/2019

Referee administrator says Fire’s tying goal against D.C. United shouldn’t have counted The professional Referee Organization, which oversees officiating in the United States and Canada, said Thursday that a video replay review of Chicago's game-tying goal was necessary....
21:32, 05/30/2019

Neil Warnock fined £20,000 by FA after Cardiff City vs Chelsea referee rants Neil Warnock has been fined £20,000 for his media comments about referees following Cardiff City's controversial Premier League defeat against Chelsea on March 31....
10:32, 05/01/2019

Fiorentina coach Montella banned for referee rant & punching advertising "Fiorentina coach Vincenzo Montella will miss the last match of the season against Genoa, which will determine whether his team will be relegated, following a two-game ban imposed by the league\u0027s disciplinary committee on Tuesday."...
11:00, 05/21/2019

Klopp, Lampard praise ‘historic’ decision for woman to referee final "Stephanie Frappart will becomes the first woman to referee a major UEFA competition final when Liverpool face Chelsea in the Super Cup on Wednesday."...
08:00, 08/14/2019

NFL puts full-time referee program on hold amid labor talks Those who want to see full-time referees in the NFL will have to wait a little longer. The NFL has put its full-time officials program on hold while it engages in ongoing labor talks with the NFL Referees Association, according to ESPN. The program, ...
08:32, 07/12/2019

Lionel Messi accuses referee of Brazil bias after Copa América defeat • Argentina captain complains of ‘crazy officiating’• Gabriel Jesus and Roberto Firmino score in Brazil’s 2-0 winLionel Messi accused the referee of bias after Argentina were beaten 2-0 by Brazil in the Copa América semi-final.The Argentina captain f...
06:48, 07/03/2019

John Bercow: People can't ignore the rules then complain if the referee treads on them EXCLUSIVE: In his first interview since his decision to stand down, Speaker John Bercow tells Joe Murphy and Ayesha Hazarika why he loves the Commons and is unmoved by threats to block him from the Lords...
09:48, 09/15/2019

‘Nailed-on penalty': Solskjær unhappy with referee after Crystal Palace loss – video Manchester United manager Ole Gunnar Solskjær was unhappy with a number of refereeing decisions after his side's 2-1 Premier League defeat against Crystal Palace Old Trafford on Saturday.Anthony Martial was upended by Gary Cahill in the 34th minute w...
23:32, 08/24/2019

Jurgen Klopp blames referee and VAR as penalty costs Liverpool dearly vs Napoli Jurgen Klopp blamed referee Felix Brych and VAR for Liverpool's failure to earn what he felt would have been a merited point from their Champions League visit to Napoli....
22:32, 09/17/2019

Medieval equestrian sport jousting will use Video Assistant Referee technology for first time Video Assistant Referee (VAR) technology is to be trialled in one of the world's oldest equestrian sports as jousting becomes subject to the same scrutiny as football and tennis....
01:48, 07/31/2019

Women's World Cup fever yet to take hold in Paris as tournament nears The biggest Women’s World Cup in history is kicking off at the Parc des Princes on Friday but in the city there is not the air of anticipation you would expectWith the biggest Women’s World Cup in history kicking off at the Parc des Princes in Paris ...
21:32, 06/06/2019

Women's World Cup 2019: our quick guide to the tournament – video The Women's World Cup kicks off on Friday 7 as the hosts, France, welcome South Korea. Going into the tournament Phil Neville's England are one of the favourites, although they'll face tough opposition from defending champions USA, plus France, Nethe...
09:00, 06/07/2019

Referee Tony Corrente Pays Tribute To Late Red Cashion With Signature "First Dowwwwwn" Call Early in the first quarter of Packers-Bears, Tony Corrente, the game’s referee, announced a defensive holding call against Green Bay. At the end of it, he paid tribute to late former NFL referee Red Cashion by doing his own version of the classic elo...
23:48, 09/05/2019

Texas High School Referee Who Was Very Racist On A Phone Call Defends Himself As A "Jokester" Who Watches BET The Texas Association of Sports Officials has suspended a longtime high school football referee for the 2019 season after audio surfaced of him being racist on a phone call. We’re talking “hard-R” racist....
19:00, 06/04/2019

Top Texas high school football referee hit with one-year suspension for making racist comments Mike Atkinson, a high school football official for 45 years, was recorded using racial slur and won't be allowed to work any games in 2019 season.        ...
16:16, 06/04/2019

Teen Disqualified From Swim Meet Victory After Referee Deemed Her "Suit Wedgie" Inappropriate A talented 17-year-old swimmer at Anchorage’s Dimond High School in Alaska was disqualified after winning the 100m freestyle event on Friday night because the referee overseeing the swim meet said she had violated “uniform regulations.” The teen’s on...
01:48, 09/11/2019

Teen Disqualified From Swim Meet Victory After Referee Deemed Her "Suit Wedgie" Inappropriate [Update] A talented 17-year-old swimmer at Anchorage’s Dimond High School in Alaska was disqualified after winning the 100m freestyle event on Friday night because the referee overseeing the swim meet said she had violated “uniform regulations.” The teen’s on...
06:16, 09/11/2019

Victor Hugo Hurtado: Bolivian Football Federation confirm death of referee after collapse during match The Bolivian Football Federation (FBF) have confirmed the death of referee Victor Hugo Hurtado Ogeda following a top-flight match held at high altitude in the country....
08:32, 05/20/2019

Women's World Cup 2019: Nearly one million tickets sold as France set to open tournament Hosts France launch the Women's World Cup when they play South Korea at the Parc des Princes in Paris on Friday (20:00 BST), a match you can watch live on BBC One....
00:32, 06/07/2019

Liverpool vs Barcelona referee: Cuneyt Cakir to officiate Champions League semi-final after Man City VAR drama The same referee who took charge of Tottenham's chaotic, VAR-inspired Champions League quarter-final win over Manchester City will be in the middle as Liverpool look for a famous European comeback against Barcelona at Anfield tonight....
12:00, 05/07/2019

Women’s World Cup: US stars Ali Krieger and Ashlyn Harris savor tournament experience as a couple Ali Krieger and Ashlyn Harris – the two U.S. women’s national soccer team players who recently announced their engagement after years hiding their relationship – have the unique opportunity to experience the FIFA Women’s World Cup in France together....
12:00, 06/07/2019

England star Lucy Bronze misses out on Women's World Cup Goal of the Tournament as Cristiane wins award England defender Lucy Bronze has missed out on the Fifa Women's World Cup Goal of the Tournament award after Brazil star Cristiane was voted the winner....
13:32, 07/18/2019

Arsenal coach who called young official a 'little p****' should pay fine to referee fund, say charity A referees' charity today demanded an overhaul of football's disciplinary procedures after an Arsenal academy coach was fined and banned for calling a teenage female referee a "little p****"....
07:00, 06/14/2019

Stephanie Frappart: Liverpool and Chelsea support referee ahead of 'historic' Uefa Super Cup tie Jurgen Klopp and Frank Lampard has both given referee Stephanie Frappart their backing with the female official set to make history in Wednesday's Uefa Super Cup final....
21:32, 08/13/2019

German star Dzsenifer Marozsan to miss remainder of Women's World Cup group stage The German women’s national team will be without star midfielder Dzsenifer Marozsan for the rest of the Women’s World Cup group stage after breaking her toe Saturday against China....
09:32, 06/11/2019

Swedish women's tournament canceled as dispute continues The Swedish Ice Hockey Association (SIHA) has canceled a proposed four-nation tournament featuring the United States, Canada and Finland in November as a dispute with the nation's female internationals continues....
17:00, 09/13/2019

GB qualify for women’s football tournament at Tokyo 2020 "Great Britain has qualified for a place in the women’s football tournament at next year’s Olympics in Tokyo after France were sunk by the USA on Friday."...
04:16, 06/29/2019

Successful women meet at the Association of German Women Entrepreneurs conference Prejudices against female managers are just one of many topics discussed at the annual meeting of the Association of German Women Entrepreneurs. Even the German Chancellor came to learn more about women in business....
01:16, 05/18/2019

Women's tennis tournament offers historic $4.75m prize money As the debate around pay parity in sport rumbles on, one women's tournament in China is offering the biggest prize money in the history of tennis (yes, that even includes the men's tour)....
07:48, 08/01/2019

British boy becomes Fortnite millionaire in World Cup tournament Jaden Ashman, 15, known as Wolfiez, came second in the video game’s duos competitionFortnite for parents: a guide to the video gameA British teenager has won $1.25m (£1m) by coming second in the first Fortnite World Cup in New York on Saturday.Jaden ...
11:48, 07/28/2019

World Cup 2019: Breaking down how the tournament works The USWNT begins play in the World Cup on Tuesday. The tournament format can be a little confusing, so here's a breakdown of how it works.       ...
12:00, 06/11/2019

Fortnite World Cup: the $30m tournament shows esports' future is already here The question is not whether esports is the future of sports entertainment, but whether there’s any possible scenario where it’s notNearly all established sports are going through some degree of hand-wringing over attracting younger fans as their olde...
21:16, 07/30/2019

Cricket World Cup: Even players are struggling to watch the tournament on TV It was a terrific weekend in the Cricket World Cup. England were brilliant in brushing Bangladesh aside, then The Oval — the tournament's beating heart — hosted the first meeting between two of the superpowers....
05:32, 06/10/2019

World Cup organizers trying to reallocate seats less than two weeks before tournament Fans who purchased tickets together for World Cup in France irate when they discovered FIFA had separated their seats.        ...
02:16, 05/29/2019

This Weekend's Rocket League Tournament Will Set The Stage For The World Championship With a $100,000 prize pool at stake, this weekend’s big Rocket League tournament in Dallas will give some of the game’s biggest teams one last chance to test one another before next month’s World Championship....
16:00, 05/31/2019

Cricket World Cup 2019: a quick guide to this year's tournament – video Eoin Morgan's England side go into the 2019 Cricket World Cup as favourites and are hoping to fend off the other nine teams looking to be crowned champions. Here's a quick video guide to this year's tournamentCricket World Cup 2019: Guardian writers’...
09:48, 05/29/2019

2022 World Cup in Qatar to remain as a 32-team tournament, Fifa announce • World governing body considered expanding it to 48 teams• Fifa decided increasing size of event was not practicalThe 2022 World Cup in Qatar will be a 32-team tournament as originally planned, Fifa have announced.The world governing body had consid...
13:48, 05/22/2019

U.S. teen wins $3 million at video game tournament Fortnite World Cup American teenager Kyle Giersdorf won $3 million on Sunday in New York after taking the top prize in a tournament for the popular online video game Fortnite....
17:48, 07/28/2019

US teen wins $3 million at video game tournament Fortnite World Cup Global revenues from esports, or professional video game competitions, will hit $1.1 billion in 2019, up 27% since last year, thanks to ballooning revenues from advertising, sponsorship and media rights....
22:16, 07/28/2019

Cricket World Cup 2019 results and standings: Full table for tournament group stage The 2019 Cricket World Cup takes place in England and Wales this summer, with the ten best ODI sides in the world battling for the right to be crowned world champions....
11:32, 05/30/2019

This Is the Most Anticipated Women’s World Cup Ever. But Corruption and Abuse Still Block Women From Soccer The biggest women’s sports tournament of 2019 will begin in Paris on Friday. The top 24 teams in the world will be descending on France to compete for the title of World Champions at the FIFA Women’s World Cup. The next six weeks will be ...
08:16, 06/05/2019

US women's soccer star Alex Morgan talks fight for pay parity ahead of Women's World Cup Soccer star Alex Morgan is an Olympic gold medalist, Women's World Cup winner, and one of Time magazine's 100 most influential people of 2019 but her most challenging battle is for pay parity in the sport she loves to play....
12:16, 05/03/2019

Princess Haya Bint al-Hussein, Dubai ruler's wife, in hiding in London: report The sixth wife of Dubai's billionaire ruler is in hiding in London, a report says, in a case that may be linked to his daughter's disappearance.        ...
04:00, 07/04/2019

Chelsea Women vs Tottenham Women: London derby will build on World Cup effect, says England star Fran Kirby England Lioness Lioness Fran Kirby says a showcase clash between Chelsea and Tottenham is a "massive opportunity to build on the World Cup effect" and get more girls involved in grassroots football....
04:32, 08/15/2019

German women pensioners receive 26% less than men A new study shows that women pensioners in Germany can expect an average of 26% less in monthly payments than men. Women would need to save up to 2% of their annual salary throughout their careers to be on par with men....
07:48, 09/17/2019

Egyptian court orders release of Al-Jazeera journalist Mahmoud Hussein, detained since 2016 for spreading false news CAIRO (AP) — Egyptian court orders release of Al-Jazeera journalist Mahmoud Hussein, detained since 2016 for spreading false news....
05:32, 05/23/2019

Opinion: German bureaucracy discriminates against women "Men first" is the premise in German officialdom, which treats heterosexual women as appendages to their husbands. Germany has a long way to go to make gender equality a bureaucratic reality, writes DW's Nancy Isenson....
17:00, 08/28/2019

World Cup parade: USWNT celebrates 2019 Women's World Cup championship USWNT won its fourth World Cup title July 7 — and Wednesday it celebrated in style with a ticker tape parade in New York.       ...
12:00, 07/10/2019

FIFA Women's World Cup: Brazil's Marta overtakes Miroslav Klose as leading World Cup scorer She's a six-time world player of the year and has now scored 17 World Cup goals, but Marta has never won women's football's biggest prize. Judging by the competition in Group C, that could be a tall order this year too....
03:16, 06/19/2019

Women's World Cup: Marta equals World Cup scoring record despite shock Brazil defeat Brazil star Marta enjoyed a record-breaking evening at the Women's World Cup but could not prevent her country from a shock 3-2 defeat at the hands of Australia....
13:48, 06/13/2019

Women's World Cup: Impressive TV viewer numbers in Germany and around the world Germany's national team received notable ratings for their first two Women's World Cup games, continuing a worldwide trend of decent viewer numbers. Ticket sales have reportedly been less encouraging....
16:16, 06/14/2019

US women honor '99 world cup champions, and America, with World Cup jerseys When the U.S. women’s national soccer team take the field in France next month for the 2019 FIFA Women’s World Cup, they will have America’s support on their backs – quite literally....
05:32, 05/29/2019

German Catholic women begin boycott over lack of reforms German Catholic women have launched a weeklong boycott by suspending voluntary work in churches. Their protest has crystallized fury over a male-only priesthood and bishops' foot-dragging on sex scandals....
13:00, 05/11/2019

From Pentagon to Saddam Hussein's palace to Fever president, this is Allison Barber's life As the Indiana Fever look to reinvent themselves, Allison Barber is the new president and chief operating officer of the WNBA franchise.        ...
13:00, 05/14/2019

eSport: MoAuba becomes first German FIFA world champion 'MoAuba' upset the odds in the FIFA eWorld Cup Grand Final to beat reigning titleholder 'Rogue Msdossary' in London. The Werder Bremen gamer is the first German to claim a world title in competitive FIFA....
15:48, 08/04/2019

Swiss indict 4 over payment linked to German 2006 World Cup Swiss prosecutors have charged three German organizers of the 2006 World Cup and a former FIFA official with involvement in fraud over the true purpose of a 6.7 million euro ($7.5 million) payment linked to soccer's world governing body  &...
03:16, 08/06/2019

German police shut down one of world's biggest dark web sites Arrests in Germany, Brazil and US relate to sale of drugs, stolen data and malicious softwareGerman police have shut down one of the world’s largest illegal online markets in the so-called dark web and arrested the three men allegedly running it, pro...
19:32, 05/03/2019

Swiss indict former German soccer officials over World Cup payment Swiss federal prosecutors have filed fraud charges against three former senior German soccer officials over a suspect payment linked to the 2006 World Cup hosted by Germany, the Swiss Attorney General's office said on Tuesday....
03:48, 08/06/2019

How the world press viewed the far-right surge in eastern German elections The success of the AfD was a "double slap in the face" to Angela Merkel, but not the "earthquake everyone feared." DW rounds up the international reactions to the state elections in Saxony and Brandenburg....
12:16, 09/02/2019

German football teams smash world record for longest match Two teams from southwestern Germany played a 168-hour game from May 29 to June 5 that ended in a draw. The match already surpassed the previous record holder on June 3....
15:00, 06/05/2019

Anna Sorokin: The story of the fake German heiress who stiffed art world Once an art magazine intern, Anna Delvey, aka Anna Sorokin, created a jet-setting lifestyle for herself on others' dimes. She now faces up to 15 years in prison. Here's the con artist's story....
03:16, 05/09/2019

Anna Sorokin: The story of the fake German heiress who stiffed the art world Once an art magazine intern, Anna Delvey, aka Anna Sorokin, created a jet-setting lifestyle for herself on others' dimes. She now faces up to 15 years in prison. Here's the con artist's story....
08:48, 05/09/2019

Swiss prosecutors indict ex-German football officials over 2006 World Cup Authorities have charged three former officials with fraud over a €6.7 million payment in the run-up to the Germany-hosted World Cup. But the most famous face, Franz Beckenbauer, may not face trial owing to poor health....
06:48, 08/06/2019

Swiss prosecutors indict German football ex-officials over 2006 World Cup Authorities have charged three former officials with fraud over a €6.7 million payment in the run-up to the Germany-hosted World Cup. But the most famous face, Franz Beckenbauer, may not face trial owing to poor health....
14:16, 08/07/2019

German poker pro Hossein Esnan wins World Series main event In a high-stakes head-to-head between two European rivals, Hossein Esnan has come out victorious with the $10 million grand prize in Las Vegas. He said if it weren't for good cards and a bit of luck, he'd be runner-up....
12:00, 07/17/2019

Do the USA women need to win the World Cup to win it all? The World Cup and an ongoing gender discrimination lawsuit against the US Soccer Federation will coalesce into a summer of the highest stakes for the USWNTWhen the US women’s national team takes the field in France in June, they will be fighting for ...
02:48, 05/22/2019

U.S. Wins Women's World Cup The U.S. defeated the Netherlands, 2-0, to win their fourth Women’s World Cup title in 28 years. The victory came after rounds where the defending champions faced teams that were designed to take the Americans down....
11:16, 07/07/2019

How to bet the 2019 women’s World Cup An already busy summer sports betting schedule will soon be joined by the 2019 women’s World Cup. Host France and the United States are virtual co-favorites entering the event, which begins Friday in Paris. A few notes of importance: The tournament e...
13:48, 06/04/2019

Women’s World Cup: This may not be time to take the US yet While the debate raged whether the United States Women’s National Team running up the goals in a 13-0 World Cup win over Thailand was a sign of respect or disrespect, oddsmakers were forced to adjust in advance of Sunday’s meeting with Chile (Fox, no...
05:16, 06/16/2019

Women's World Cup 2019: What to look out for on day seven Brazil aim to maintain their winning start to the Fifa Women's World Cup against Australia in Group C, while day seven also sees South Africa face China....
19:16, 06/13/2019

Women's World Cup: Top 10 goals so far The 2019 FIFA Women's World Cup has been loaded with spectacular scores, but UPI broke down the best of the best with the top finishes from the first two rounds of the group stage in France....
16:48, 06/18/2019

Why everyone is talking about goalkeepers at the Women's World Cup Talking to the BBC at half-time, England coach Phil Neville said that his team was facing the best goalkeeper at the Women's World Cup. The evidence over 90 minutes to back up the Englishman's claim was compelling....
21:00, 06/19/2019

Soccer: Ebi set for fifth women’s World Cup appearance Defender Onome Ebi was named to play at her fifth women’s World Cup when she was included on Saturday in Nigeria’s squad for next month’s finals in France....
10:32, 05/25/2019

Women's World Cup: Canada 1-0 Cameroon A header by Kadeisha Buchanan, voted best young player at the 2015 Women's World Cup, ensures Canada open their 2019 campaign with a win over Cameroon....
14:32, 06/10/2019

Netherlands advances at Women's World Cup with 3-1 win Vivianne Miedema scored a goal in each half Saturday to advance the Netherlands into the second round of the Women's World Cup for the second straight tournament with a 3-1 win over Cameroon on Saturday at Valenciennes, France....
06:00, 06/17/2019

Law changes for women's World Cup but not Nations League Changes to the laws of the soccer, which came into effect at the start of the month, will not be applied to this week's Nations League finals but will be enforced at the women's World Cup in France, which kicks off on Saturday....
09:48, 06/04/2019

Women's World Cup: 6 things we've learned so far The women's World Cup has been exhilarating and controversial in equal measure; a fortnight of highs and lows, and thrills and spills. Here's what we have learned during the first two weeks of the tournament....
16:32, 06/20/2019

If you enjoyed the World Cup, here’s how to keep up with women’s soccer in the U.S. If the World Cup marked the point where you got interested in women's soccer, here's how and where you can keep up with the National Women Soccer League (NWSL) and where you can find the World Cup stars near your city....
17:48, 07/10/2019

Remembering the 1999 Women's World Cup US players from the victorious '99 World Cup team -- widely credited with changing attitudes towards the women's game -- remember the tournament 20 years on....
12:48, 06/27/2019

Breaking down the lines for Women’s World Cup In what’s shaping up as a dream finale for the July Fourth weekend, the Stars and Stripes will try will try to win the 2019 Women’s World Cup on Sunday morning against the Netherlands (Fox, 11 a.m., don’t forget the early kickoff). The United States ...
11:48, 07/07/2019

Women's World Cup: six things we've learned so far The women's World Cup has been exhilarating and controversial in equal measure; a fortnight of highs and lows, and thrills and spills. Here's what we have learned during the first two weeks of the tournament....
02:00, 06/21/2019

The Women’s World Cup has never seen a matchup quite like USA vs. France It's a quarterfinal, not the final, but few international women’s team sports events have generated such buzz as the faceoff between the reigning Americans and the fast-rising French....
13:00, 06/27/2019

Netherlands advances at Women’s World Cup with 3-1 win Vivianne Miedema scored a goal in each half Saturday to advance the Netherlands into the second round of the Women’s World Cup for the second straight tournament with a 3-1 win over Cameroon on Saturday at Valenciennes, France. Miedema put the ...
09:16, 06/15/2019

Spain v USA: Women's World Cup last 16 – live! Email Beau with your thoughts or tweet @duresportHope Solo: the knockouts are a different kind of pressure 6.27pm BST Comments: Henry Flory: “If I were to sub in an American attacker, I’d tell whomever is coming on to give something back to the Spani...
10:32, 06/24/2019

The Women's World Cup Has A Refereeing Problem Despite what our lovely commentariat might believe, we here at Deadspin do not have a quota of anti-VAR posts to hit. If it feels that way during the Women’s World Cup, it’s only because FIFA, through the kind of casually negligent behavior that typi...
13:00, 06/25/2019

5 Big Stories to Watch in the Women’s World Cup The FIFA Women’s World Cup 2019 kicks off in Paris on Friday. From new teams to new kits to a new host, here’s your cheat sheet for this year’s tournament. Eyes of the world Women’s soccer is more popular in the U.S. than anyw...
08:16, 06/05/2019

The Fiver | The Women’s World Cup is over, and it has been good Sign up now! Sign up now! Sign up now? Sign up now!Even Sir Kim Darroch would have to admit that USA! USA!! USA!!! get something right when it comes to women’s football. The nation’s Megan Rapinoe-baiting leadership might very well be “diplomatically...
09:16, 07/08/2019

FIFA Is Screwing Up The Women's World Cup On Wednesday, FIFA approved the expansion of the 2023 Women’s World Cup from 24 teams to 32, ignoring concerns about match quality and financial investment in an attempt to capitalize on the growing popularity of women’s soccer. It’s a very FIFA move...
01:48, 08/02/2019

Women's World Cup: Who's playing, schedule and everything else you need to know The highly anticipated 2019 FIFA Women’s World Cup kicks off on June 7 for a month-long tournament that will take 24 teams and thousands of fans all across France....
12:48, 05/28/2019

Women's World Cup: Revolution in Spain With Champions League finalists and record attendances, women's football is booming in Spain. Now at only their second ever World Cup, some even have them down as dark horses for the title. Their next opponents? Germany....
09:32, 06/11/2019

England v Cameroon: Women's World Cup last 16 – live! Minute-by-minute updates on the match in ValenciennesPhil Neville: ‘I’ve seen nothing that gives me fear’Any comments? Email Will | tweet @will_unwin 4.30pm BST Let’s get ready to rumble!! 4.28pm BST Phil West wants to chat more Lineker v Cameroon in...
08:32, 06/23/2019

Women's World Cup TV Viewership Is on a Record Pace The Women’s World Cup is just past the halfway mark and already it is on pace to break several viewership records, both in the U.S. and across the globe....
19:00, 06/22/2019

Norway v Australia: Women's World Cup last 16 – live! Updates on the Matildas’ game at the Stade de NicePopp sends Germany fizzing into quarter-finalsAny thoughts? Email or tweet @KieranPender 8.38pm BST 37 min: And then Norway break back! Graham Hansen with a searching run before firing at Williams, bu...
12:48, 06/22/2019

Women's World Cup: Norway and Nigeria are worlds apart Norway beat Nigeria 3-0 at the Women's World Cup on Saturday. The two teams are worlds apart on the field and are also are fighting very different battles in their quest for equality, writes DW's Barbara Mohr in Reims....
16:16, 06/09/2019

David Squires on … the Women's World Cup final Our cartoonist on the USA’s victory over the Netherlands and the tournament as a whole Buy a copy of this cartoon in our print shopTake a look through David’s archive of cartoons Continue reading......
05:16, 07/09/2019

Women's World Cup live: Germany 2-0 Nigeria Germany's women get the last 16 of the World Cup underway when they face Nigeria at the Stade des Alpes, but can Germany progress without injured star player Dzsenifer Marozsan? Follow all the action live from Grenoble....
09:32, 06/22/2019

| US coach Ellis resigns after second Women's World Cup win Jill Ellis, who coached the United States to a second consecutive Women's World Cup title earlier this month, will step down after her team's US Victory Tour....
17:16, 07/30/2019

Brazil v Jamaica: Women's World Cup - live! Minute-by-minute updates from the game in Grenoble10 young players to watch from the Women’s World CupSend your emails to Nick here or tweet him @NickMiller79 10.57am BST The romantics among you may well be rooting for Brazil to go all the way in thi...
05:32, 06/09/2019

The scene during the Women’s World Cup Champions Parade Co-captain Megan Rapinoe and teammates rode on a float with New York Mayor Bill de Blasio, who waved an American flag as the parade made its way through Manhattan....
14:00, 07/10/2019

Women's World Cup: Why England v Norway should excite us With England through to the Women's World Cup quarter finals, football could well and truly be coming home. Here are six reasons to be excited about England v Norway....
23:16, 06/26/2019

Fox Sports will stream every Women's World Cup game in 4K Fox Sports offered 4K streams for the 2018 FIFA World Cup last year, but in order to watch them, you had to own a HiSense TV. For the Women's World Cup that begins Friday in France, those higher quality streams will be more readily available. Th...
16:00, 06/05/2019

Women's World Cup: US fans full of excitement The success of the American women's football team has led to record television numbers in the United States. But the boom in front of the screens isn't being reflected in the youth football - not yet anyway....
21:00, 07/06/2019

Argentina women will cap amazing turnaround at World Cup When Argentina play at the women’s World Cup in France next month they will cap one of the most remarkable journeys in sport, from a team that did not exist two years ago to one competing on the biggest stage....
16:48, 05/27/2019

USA on course for glory at the Women's World Cup — but its era of dominance may be under threat The U.S. has the chance take home the FIFA Women's Soccer World Cup on Sunday for a fourth time, but on the evidence of the 2019 tournament its era of dominance may struggle to be extended....
08:00, 07/05/2019

A history of the U.S. women’s national team in the World Cup The Americans have played in five title games since the sport’s marquee event was launched in 1991. Here’s a look back at their history through the tournament’s eight editions....
16:16, 07/03/2019

Women's World Cup live: Netherlands vs. Sweden The European champions, the Netherlands, are set to take on Sweden to determine the second finalist in the Women's World Cup in France. Follow all of the live action here from 21:00 CEST!...
11:32, 07/03/2019

10 Women's World Cup 2019 Heroines To Champion Now England may have crashed out, but there's still plenty to celebrate. From the Brazilian legend for whom lipstick is war paint to the American force taking President Trump to task, meet the World Cup 2019's most inspiring participants...
04:16, 07/03/2019

USWNT advances to Women's World Cup final For the ability to rise to the occasion, for the aptitude to turn a blind eye to pressure and produce on the grandest of stages, there is still no team quite like the US....
19:16, 07/02/2019

The Women’s World Cup’s Other Inequality: Rich vs. Poor Pay is not the only notable gap in women’s soccer. There is also the matter of federation support. Fund-raising in Florida, Jamaica’s Reggae Girlz know this as well as anyone....
13:00, 05/24/2019

The Women's World Cup Still Belongs To America, But For How Much Longer? The strongest testament to the United States’ comprehensive supremacy in women’s soccer is how unspectacular their successful defense of the World Cup title was this summer....
15:00, 07/08/2019

Eleven stars to watch at the Women's World Cup If Phil Neville’s England can match or better the team’s 2015 Women’s World Cup showing over the next few weeks in France, interest levels at home will be unprecedented....
06:48, 06/06/2019

Women's World Cup: Equal pay tweets skyrocket after USA win Tweets related to pay skyrocketed following the United States Women's National Team's win against the Netherlands in the 2019 FIFA Women's World Cup final....
11:00, 07/08/2019

Breaking down the full US women’s World Cup roster With the U.S. Women’s National Team set to open their World Cup title defense versus Venezuela at 2 p.m. Sunday on Fox, here is a look at the roster that is tasked with getting the job done. Keepers Alyssa Naeher Hometown: Stratford, Conn. Afte...
21:16, 06/08/2019

David Squires on … the Women's World Cup, VAR – again – and Newcastle Our cartoonist on a dramatic set of games in France, including England’s win over CameroonBuy a copy of this cartoon in our print shopTake a look through David’s archive of cartoons Continue reading......
05:32, 06/25/2019

The U.S. Women’s World Cup roster in three words: Ride or die Coach Jill Ellis, in naming the 23 players who will defend the team's world title next month in France, made clear she believes experience and trust are the pathway to the trophy....
19:48, 05/02/2019

U.S. favorites in toughest-ever Women's World Cup field The United States may be favorites to retain their Women's World Cup title but the rapid development of the game globally means they will face a tougher field than ever before when the tournament gets underway in France on June 7....
07:16, 05/15/2019

Why US women’s soccer team isn’t a lock to win World Cup The most women’s soccer talent in history will be on display over the next month at the World Cup in France. That is great news for the sport, but a different kind of challenge for a United States team looking to defend their 2015 World Cup champions...
03:00, 06/07/2019

Sweden beats England 2-1 to take third at Women's World Cup Kosovare Asllani set Sweden on its way to a 2-1 victory over England for third place in the Women's World Cup on Saturday night but the midfielder almost didn't play in the bronze medal match....
15:48, 07/07/2019

U.S. banking on experience in women's World Cup defense The United States will be counting on experience as they look to defend their women's World Cup crown in France with coach Jill Ellis announcing a squad on Thursday that features 12 members of the team who lifted the trophy in 2015....
20:16, 05/02/2019

Italy restore fan pride at women's World Cup Italy's women have gone some way to restoring pride among the country's football fans after reaching the World Cup quarter-finals following a series of failures by the men's team....
16:00, 06/25/2019

Women’s World Cup will be best ever but is it because of or despite Fifa? | Kieran Pender Over 45,000 fans loved the opening ceremony as France kicked off the event in style but will it be enough for the French public to overcome a reticence regarding the women’s game?The Parisian weather failed to dampen a colourful opening to the Women’...
17:16, 06/07/2019

US Women win 4th World Cup title, eye gender equality The United States won its record fourth Women's World Cup title and second in a row, beating the Netherlands 2-0 when Megan Rapinoe converted a penalty kick in the 61st minute and Rose Lavelle added a goal in the 69th     &#...
05:00, 07/08/2019

No sold out games in Women’s World Cup round of 16 PARIS (AP) — Data from FIFA shows none of the round of 16 games at the Women’s World Cup in France has sold out. In details provided to The Associated Press, FIFA says around 900,000 tickets have been sold overall to the “general public a...
13:32, 06/21/2019

The Women's World Cup Has Already Been Marred By Some Corny VAR Bullshit There is no shortage of arguments to be made against the proliferation of replay review in soccer, and I won’t bog down this blog post with points we’ve already made on the site many times over. Besides, the argument against the VAR decision from tod...
20:32, 06/07/2019

USA 2-0 Sweden: Women's World Cup 2019 – as it happened USA will play Spain; Sweden to face CanadaHope Solo: why I called Sweden cowardsFull match report: Solid USA set up date with Spain 10.13pm BST And our own Caitlin Murray was at the stadium tonight. You can read her full report below. Thanks for all ...
17:00, 06/20/2019

Women's World Cup: Are the US even stronger in 2019 than 2015? USA go to France as defending champions. But how do they stack up against the team that lifted the trophy in Canada four years ago?If the US women’s national team are going to win their second straight Women’s World Cup, we now know the squad that wi...
09:16, 05/03/2019

| Heat is on as women's World Cup steps into the sauna With the temperature in France soaring, organisers are taking steps to adapt as the winter sport again faces the problem of playing its marquee tournaments in summer....
07:00, 06/25/2019

US defend title to win fourth Women's World Cup The US did what was expected of them in a tense, tight and terrific final in Lyon. The Netherlands put up a fight, but a VAR check in the second half proved the turning point in a game the US deserved to win....
16:48, 07/07/2019

Women's World Cup: China looks to reignite former glories The Steel Roses aren't the force they once were. But with football a key priority for the Chinese government, how far can they go in meeting the country's lofty ambitions?...
14:32, 06/08/2019

Women’s World Cup: Odds point to US over Sweden For practical purposes, the 2019 women’s World Cup starts Thursday for the United States. It faces Sweden, its first competitive opponent, in the final game of group play (FOX, 3 p.m.). Both the U.S. and Sweden already have qualified for the 16-team ...
07:32, 06/20/2019

Women’s World Cup Preview: Meet the Teams There will be 552 players representing 24 countries at the World Cup in France. Some are household names. Many are not. Here’s a primer before the tournament begins Friday....
14:16, 06/04/2019

U.S. banking on experience in women's World Cup defence The United States will be counting on experience as they look to defend their women's World Cup crown in France with coach Jill Ellis announcing a squad on Thursday that features 12 members from the team that lifted the title in 2015....
11:48, 05/02/2019

Women's World Cup Final: US vs. Netherlands live After weeks of exciting football in France, two teams are left. Will the US defend their World Cup title or will the European Champions from the Netherlands provide an upset? All the updates from the final!...
07:16, 07/07/2019

The problems that may stop the US retaining the Women's World Cup The Americans have arguably the best squad in France this summer. But they are far from a perfect unit as they aim to become world champions againThe US women’s national team are considered a favorite to win next month’s World Cup, and there’s good r...
06:48, 05/27/2019

Landmark women's World Cup set to be game-changer As the United States began celebrating their World Cup win over the Netherlands on Sunday, FIFA president Gianni Infantino strode out on to the field with French president Emmanuel Macron....
16:32, 07/07/2019

France storms to win in Women's World Cup opener A good host must be confident and entertaining but not must completely dominate proceedings. France took notice of two of those three nuggets of advice at least, as the home nation ensured a copybook start to its Women's World Cup campaign with a com...
15:00, 06/07/2019

France v Norway: Women's World Cup – live! Updates from the Group A match kicking off at 8pm BSTYou can email Jacob here or tweet him hereSearch for female Mbappé hots up in Paris suburbsGolden boot standings: the top scorers at France 2019 8.13pm BST 13 min: Norway exert a strong press on th...
12:16, 06/12/2019

Women’s World Cup: Fifa say tickets bought together may not be next to each other • Fans discover seats bought together may not be located together• Buyers call for rethink in response to Twitter announcementFifa has told fans that ticketing arrangements for the forthcoming Women’s World Cup cannot be changed after receiving compl...
15:32, 05/20/2019

Netherlands 3-1 Cameroon: Women's World Cup – as it happened Arsenal’s Vivianne Miedema scored two goals, to become her country’s all-time leading goalscorer with 60, as the Dutch booked their place in the last 16 4.23pm BST And here are the top scorers in the tournament. Related: Golden Boot Standings: top sc...
09:48, 06/15/2019

USA v Thailand: Women's World Cup 2019 – live! USA will not find it easy in a talent-packed World CupHope Solo: If you’re not nervous, you don’t care enough to winWomen’s World Cup team guides: USA and ThailandGroup F: Chile v Sweden suspended by weather – live!Tweet Bryan at @BryanAGraham or ema...
11:48, 06/11/2019

Why it's OK that the U.S. women ran up the score in 13-0 World Cup win against Thailand The U.S. women's soccer team routed Thailand 13-0 in World Cup opener, prompting backlash against such a large win.       ...
08:00, 06/12/2019

Soccer: U.S. '99 World Cup win should have done more for women's game - Foudy The United States' World Cup triumph on home soil in 1999 was a watershed moment for the sport but midfielder Julie Foudy had hoped it would help the women's game grow at a much faster pace....
08:16, 05/22/2019

Japan holds off Scotland 2-1 at Women’s World Cup RENNES, France (AP) — Mana Iwabuchi had an early goal and then Japan held off a late charge from Scotland for a 2-1 victory on Friday at the Women’s World Cup. Iwabuchi, who was on the Japanese team that won the World Cup in 2011, scored in the...
09:16, 06/14/2019

Even VAR Couldn't Ruin The Best Game Of The Women's World Cup You know what I love during a wild, up-and-down Women’s World Cup game between two flawed contenders? Stopping that wild play for roughly 30 minutes to stare at boring instant replay footage! That’s what happened in Australia’s roaring comeback victo...
13:32, 06/13/2019

A world first: Women at the helm of every UN Regional Commission Although United Nations Regional Commissions have been in existence for more than 70 years, for the first time ever, each one is currently headed by a woman designated by Secretary-General António Guterres. This accomplishment underscores that, since...
09:32, 04/28/2019

USA v Chile: Women's World Cup 2019 – live! Champions resume campaign after 13-0 win over ThailandEmail Tom with your thoughts or tweet @tom_lutz 6.21pm BST 62 min: Krieger tracks back to mop up a Chile attack - she has worked hard today. McDonald teases her marker down the left and then cuts ...
10:32, 06/16/2019

FIFA says only 14 women's World Cup matches are sold out World soccer governing body FIFA said on Tuesday that they have allocated a million tickets for the ongoing women's World Cup in France but only 14 of the 52 matches are sold out, countering claims that tickets were selling fast....
07:32, 06/12/2019

Sweden v Thailand: Women's World Cup 2019 – live! Email Beau with your thoughts or tweet @duresportThailand look to recover after record defeat to USAEni Aluko: England’s tough start has set them up nicely 3.48pm BST Again, Sweden lose track of Thailand’s best attacker, and she rips it near post pas...
08:00, 06/16/2019

Women's World Cup: France set the standard with big win on opening night France got the Women's World Cup started with a 4-0 win over South Korea in front of expectant fans. DW's Sophie Serbini was in Paris to witness a fine performance in an atmosphere that promises much for the future....
16:00, 06/07/2019

6 Devoted Women’s Football Fans On How To Keep Up The Momentum After The World Cup After a record-breaking number of people tuned in to watch the Women's World Cup in Paris, they share their hopes for the female-led future of the beautiful game...
06:16, 07/15/2019

Americans optimistic about women's sport after World Cup triumph As the United States women's national team clinched their fourth World Cup title on Sunday, fans across New York City gathered at local watering holes and match parties, striking an optimistic tone about the future of the women's game....
16:32, 07/07/2019

Infantino tells Iran to let women into World Cup qualifiers FIFA President Gianni Infantino had asked Iran to ensure women are allowed to attend 2022 World Cup qualifiers in the country after expressing disappointment that the country has reneged on commitments.       ...
03:00, 06/21/2019

New Zealand v Netherlands: Women's World Cup 2019 – live! Women’s World Cup Group E updates from the at 2pm BST gameEngland will go far if we can repeat first half, says BronzeEmail Jacob here or tweet @JacobSteinberg 2.09pm BST 9 min: Riley sends a ball over the top, looking for Gregorius, and momentarily ...
06:16, 06/11/2019

USA women’s soccer team returns to U.S. soil after World Cup Win TUCSON – Team USA’s soccer squad continued the celebration of a World Cup championship after landing on U.S. soil. Here’s more from Monday’s sportscast: ...
08:32, 07/09/2019

Midfielder Lavelle says she'll play in Women's World Cup final Midfielder Rose Lavelle pronounced herself ready to go on Friday, two days before the United States will take on the Netherlands in the final of the Women's World Cup at Lyon, France....
14:00, 07/05/2019

Pay equity in sports overshadows the FIFA Women’s World Cup After beating the Netherlands 2-0, Team USA soccer star Megan Rapinoe says there was no mistaking that the crowd was chanting "equal pay, equal pay."...
09:00, 07/09/2019

US women's soccer rolling as World Cup knockout stage is set The U.S. women’s soccer team is riding a wave of momentum heading into the Women’s World Cup’s knockout stage, in which they will play Spain in a bid to again reach the final....
10:32, 06/21/2019

Women's World Cup 2019 team guide No 7: Spain The coach Jorge Vilda has left star player Vero Boquete at home and may struggle to get past the last-16 stageThis article is part of the Guardian’s 2019 Women’s World Cup Experts’ Network, a cooperation between some of the best media organisations f...
03:00, 05/30/2019

Women's World Cup Final scores better ratings than '18 men's match More people watched the women's U.S. soccer team win the World Cup last weekend than did the final match of the men's tournament last year, according to ratings for both broadcasts....
09:48, 07/09/2019

England v Argentina: Women's World Cup 2019 – live! Women’s World Cup updates from the 8pm BST kick-offItaly crush Jamaica to reach the knockout stageAnd feel free to email Simon or tweet @Simon_Burnton 8.01pm BST 1 min: England, wearing a very fine shade of dark red, get the game started and within 3...
12:16, 06/14/2019

Procter & Gamble gives $529K to U.S. women World Cup champs for pay gap Procter & Gamble announced that it was making a symbolic donation of $529,000 to the U.S. women's soccer team in its fight for equal pay with the men....
11:48, 07/15/2019

Jamaica v Italy: Women's World Cup 2019 – live! Updates from the 5pm BST kick-offJapan 2-1 Scotland: match reportEmail Will or tweet @Will_Unwin 6.13pm BST 55 mins: If you’ve not seen the poor goalkeeping for the third ...Hat-trick hero!Italy are cruising.Live ➡ https://t.co/66dqWfPAC4 #ReggaeGirl...
10:16, 06/14/2019

Sweden beat England to Women’s World Cup bronze with help from VAR Rotherham in November does not have too much in common with Nice in the searing 30-degree heat of a June evening but there was a definite sense of deja vu on the Cote d’Azur night.Phil Neville readily admits that one of his toughest moments in 18 mon...
11:00, 07/06/2019

Women's World Cup on course for record-breaking turnout: study More than 1.5 million supporters are expected to attend matches at the World Cup in France as the tournament is poised to set a new benchmark for the rising popularity of the women's game, according to a study published on Thursday....
09:32, 06/13/2019

Chile’s Road to the Women’s World Cup Started With an Indignity Dropped from FIFA’s world rankings three years ago because its federation had not scheduled a match in two years, Chile’s women’s team now has a players’ union and a lot to prove....
10:48, 06/16/2019

Women go undercover as men in Viola Davis' new show, 'In a Man's World' Bravo announced Monday that 'In a Man's World' will premiere Tuesday, Oct. 1. Viola Davis and her husband Julius Tennon produce the limited series in which four women go undercover as men....
17:00, 09/09/2019

Women's World Cup Live: Germany snatch second slender win Germany moved one step closer to the knockout stages after making it two wins out of two with another gritty performance. Spain provided tough opposition in Valenciennes, but like China failed to take their chances....
12:48, 06/12/2019

World Cup shows how nations back women's soccer — or don't France is hosting 24 teams for the Women's World Cup. Though the athletes play professionally in 34 countries, some leagues are better represented than others. Where are conditions for women's football best — and why?...
14:48, 06/27/2019

| France savour perfect start to women's World Cup France players savoured a "dream" opening to the women's World Cup after the hosts set the ball rolling in style with a 4-0 win over South Korea before a sell-out crowd....
06:48, 06/08/2019

Nigeria v South Korea: Women's World Cup – live! Live coverage from the 2pm kick-off in Group AGolden boot standings: France 2019’s top scorersSearch for female Mbappé hots up in Paris suburbsAnd you can email Ed here or tweet him here 2.42pm BST 42 mins A better corner but it’s cleared by South Ko...
06:48, 06/12/2019

Women's World Cup: Hope Solo says US 'got lucky' in win against Spain Former U.S. women's soccer team goalkeeper Hope Solo has written that her former teammates "got lucky" in Monday's 2-1 victory over Spain in the round of 16 at the Women's World Cup....
16:16, 06/27/2019

Women's World Cup 2019 team guide No 17: Canada Canada have a world class star in Christine Sinclair but she needs help if they are to go far in FranceThis article is part of the Guardian’s 2019 Women’s World Cup Experts’ Network, a cooperation between some of the best media organisations from the...
01:32, 06/04/2019

Opinion: C'mon, FIFA. Let the women have their day with World Cup final FIFA allowed two confederations to schedule championship games of men's tournaments on the same day as the World Cup final for the women.       ...
15:16, 07/06/2019

Norway v Nigeria: Women's World Cup 2019 – live! World Cup updates from Reims, kick-off 8pm (BST)Afghanistan football president banned for life for sexual abuseFeel free to email Ben or tweet @benfisherj your thoughts 8.50pm BST Norway are very much in charge at the interval. 8.49pm BST 45+2 min: M...
13:00, 06/08/2019

Spain downs South Africa 3-1 for 1st Women’s World Cup win LE HAVRE, France (AP) — Spain won a game at the Women’s World Cup for the first time, beating South Africa 3-1 on Saturday behind two penalty kicks by Jennifer Hermoso. Spain, ranked No. 13 in the world, finished last in its group four years ag...
13:00, 06/08/2019

Women's World Cup: Germany snatch fortunate win over China Germany opened their 2019 Women's World Cup campaign with a win, although the scoreline didn't reflect the true nature of the game. There are also concerns about injuries to Germany's team....
14:32, 06/08/2019

Women's World Cup 2019 team guide No 18: Cameroon Cameroon, with a solid blend of youth and experience, will hope to improve on their 2015 performanceThis article is part of the Guardian’s 2019 Women’s World Cup Experts’ Network, a cooperation between some of the best media organisations from the 24...
05:32, 06/04/2019

Uneven USA beat Mexico 3-0 in Women's World Cup send-off Americans play final warm-up before flying out to EuropeHeath, Pugh and Press on scoresheet for USWNTTobin Heath was gifted a goal by a goalkeeper error early in the first half, Mallory Pugh and Christen Press scored late in the second and the United...
15:00, 05/26/2019

Pay dispute resurfaces as U.S. women prepare for World Cup final With the United States preparing to play in the women's World Cup final the team's fight for pay equity resurfaced on Wednesday with the Democratic Women's Caucus demanding answers from U.S. Soccer chief Carlos Cordeiro....
10:00, 07/03/2019

England must win women's World Cup to support equal pay talks England must first win the women's World Cup before they can start a discussion on equal pay with their male counterparts, Lionesses forward Fran Kirby said....
01:48, 05/29/2019

Women's World Cup Soccer Kicks Off With France Victory France began its bid to win the Women’s World Cup of soccer for the first time with a 4-0 shellacking of South Korea, while the defending champion U.S. will play its opening match on Tuesday....
21:48, 06/07/2019

US beat South Africa in Women's World Cup warm-up "The United States got a goal in each half through Samantha Mewis and a late third from substitute Carli Lloyd to earn a 3-0 win over South Africa in a Women\u0027s World Cup warm-up in California on Sunday."...
02:32, 05/13/2019

VAR is penalising goalkeepers unfairly at the Women’s World Cup | Eni Aluko Scotland and Nigeria have suffered from the strict enforcement at penalties which is doing the competition no favoursI can only imagine the emotions felt by the Scotland players when their dreams of qualification for the knockout rounds died on Wedne...
17:00, 06/20/2019

U.S. beat South Africa 3-0 in Women's World Cup warm-up "The United States got a goal in each half through Samantha Mewis and a late third from substitute Carli Lloyd to earn a 3-0 win over South Africa in a Women\u0027s World Cup warm-up in California on Sunday."...
23:48, 05/12/2019

Brandon Maxwell dresses some of the world's most powerful women It's difficult to name an A-lister that Brandon Maxwell hasn't dressed. Oprah Winfrey, Meghan Markle, Lady Gaga, Octavia Spencer, Karlie Kloss, Viola Davis, Issa Rae, Blake Lively and Michelle Obama have all worn the stylist turned designer's eponymo...
06:02, 09/09/2019

| Women's World Cup to feature 32 teams from 2023, say FIFA The Women's World Cup will be expanded from 24 to 32 teams at the 2023 edition in an effort to "foster the growth of women's football", FIFA said Wednesday....
20:48, 07/31/2019

Women's World Cup: How to watch USA vs. Sweden, betting lines The United States Women's National Team battles Sweden in its final Group F match at the 2019 FIFA World Cup Thursday in Le Havre, France. Here is how to watch and the latest betting lines....
10:32, 06/20/2019

'Is it too much to ask?' Matildas take fight to Fifa over fair Women's World Cup pay PFA demands an immediate doubling of prize moneyCurrently women playing for 7.5% of men’s purseThe chasm that exists between men’s and women’s pay in football has been addressed by the World Cup-bound Matildas, who have taken their claim for gender e...
00:00, 06/04/2019

Women's World Cup draws better US ratings than last year's men's final This year's FIFA Women's World Cup final, which the United States won, pulled in significantly better ratings in the U.S. than the 2018 men's final....
11:00, 07/08/2019

No distractions for U.S. team ahead of women's World Cup defense Defending champions the United States are in their own private 'bubble', shutting out any distraction ahead of the women's World Cup starting in France on Friday, and loving it....
08:00, 06/06/2019

France v Brazil: Women's World Cup 2019 – live! Keep up with all the action from the 8pm BST kick-offGolden Boot: top scorers for France 2019Feel free to email Will or to tweet: @Will_Unwin 7.42pm BST Hope Solo on pressure ... Related: The knockout stages of a World Cup are a whole different kind ...
12:00, 06/23/2019

US Women World Cup win over Netherlands draws 14.3 million viewers The United State’s 2-0 victory over the Netherlands in the Women’s World Cup final on Sunday attracted an averaged audience of 14.3 million viewers on FOX. ...
17:32, 07/08/2019

Impostor syndrome is a response to a world that doesn’t believe in women New research shows the emotional exhaustion caused by it bleeds into our home life – but women are somehow expected to find a remedy within themselvesImpostor syndrome (originally defined, in 1978, as when “despite outstanding accomplishments, women ...
20:48, 07/17/2019

| Women to get gender-neutral Rugby World Cup from 2021 The Women's Rugby World Cup in 2017 will be the last of that title with World Rugby announcing they are adopting a policy of gender neutrality for their tournaments....
09:00, 08/21/2019

Women's World Cup: Netherlands and Japan deliver classic The European champions battled the Asian champions in the final Round of 16 tie at the 2019 Women's World Cup. While the Netherlands progressed, it was the drama of the game itself that deserved acknowledgement....
15:16, 06/25/2019

Women's World Cup 2019 team guide No 20: Netherlands The reigning European champions have plenty of stars and could go a long way in France This article is part of the Guardian’s 2019 Women’s World Cup Experts’ Network, a cooperation between some of the best media organisations from the 24 countries wh...
06:00, 06/05/2019

Why the best female soccer player is skipping the Women's World Cup Ada Hegerberg is a Norwegian striker and the first ever female winner of the Ballon d'Or – but you won’t see her playing for her home country at the World Cup over the next month....
12:48, 06/06/2019

Watch: England slips by Argentina at Women's World Cup Jodie Taylor's 61st minute score was enough to lift England to a win against Argentina in the group stage of the 2019 FIFA Women's World Cup on Friday in Le Havre, France....
16:32, 06/14/2019

Netherlands v Japan: Women's World Cup 2019 last 16 – live! Women’s World Cup updates from the 8pm BST kick-offWorld Cup game-changing moments No 5: Japan in 2011And feel free to send your thoughts to Scott by email 8.05pm BST 4 min: Yamashita, the ball at her feet, takes an age to clear. The keeper’s very ne...
12:16, 06/25/2019

Women's World Cup: US beat England in dramatic semifinal England and the United States faced each other in a dramatic semifinal. Three goals, two controversial VAR decisions and one missed penalty were packed into a game that saw the defending champions progress....
20:00, 07/02/2019

Goal lines: sketches of the Women's World Cup – in pictures Inspired by her 12 years playing football, Ruby Boddington from website It’s Nice That commissioned 11 illustrators to capture the 2019 Fifa Women’s World Cup. “This tournament was so anticipated, on a level that the Women’s World Cup hadn’t been bef...
09:17, 07/06/2019

Women's World Cup: Germany must be wary of Sweden in the quarterfinals Sweden beat Canada in Paris to set up a Women's World Cup quarterfinal clash against Germany. Three things stood out from Sweden's Round of 16 win that Germany should be wary of ahead of their showdown....
19:00, 06/24/2019

Women's World Cup: US re-write the record books with 13-0 win over Thailand Records tumbled as the US opened their World Cup defense with a 13-0 win vs. Thailand. Alex Morgan scored a record-equaling five goals for the Americans, who clocked up the biggest margin of victory in World Cup history....
18:16, 06/11/2019

Sweden v Canada: Women's World Cup 2019 – live! Live updates from the last-16 match at 8pm BSTReport: USA edge past Spain to set up quarter-final with France‘Value it more’: Marta’s impassioned plea to BrazilEmail simon.burton@theguardian.com | Tweet @Simon_Burnton 7.56pm BST The Swedish anthem is...
12:16, 06/24/2019

Italy v China: Women's World Cup 2019 last 16 – live! Women’s World Cup updates from the 5pm BST kick-offDavid Squires on … the Women’s World Cup, VAR and moreAnd you can email Paul here or tweet him here 5.39pm BST 38 min: China are exerting serious press now, sending lots of balls into the Italian box...
09:48, 06/25/2019

Women's World Cup 2019 team guide No 21: Thailand Nuengruethai Sathongwien is back in charge with Thailand aiming to progress from the group by beating ChileThis article is part of the Guardian’s 2019 Women’s World Cup Experts’ Network, a cooperation between some of the best media organisations from...
01:32, 06/06/2019

Reporting on the 2019 Women's World Cup: 'It was a turning point' One of our reporting team reflects on the intensity and excitement of covering 15 transformative matches in 34 days“Equal pay! Equal pay!”I knew I would be watching history this summer. After all, it was to be the “biggest ever” edition of the Women’...
08:48, 07/27/2019

Same outcome but plenty of twists in defining women's World Cup Although it ended in a familiar outcome with the United States retaining the trophy, the women's World Cup broke new ground in a tournament full of drama....
14:16, 07/08/2019

Three Lions song gets feminist revamp for Women's World Cup New version of song also known as Football’s Coming Home aims to inspire public support for teamDavid Baddiel and Frank Skinner’s football song Three Lions has been rewritten as a feminist anthem to cheer on England’s women team in next month’s World...
16:32, 05/27/2019

Corsie to skipper Scotland in Women's World Cup debut "Scotland\u0027s Rachel Corsie will captain the World Cup debutants in next month\u0027s women\u0027s tournament but versatile Arsenal player Emma Mitchell was left out of the 23-member squad named by manager Shelley Kerr on Wednesday."...
09:16, 05/15/2019

Women's World Cup 2019 team guide No 4: Nigeria The Super Falcons, with star players such as Asisat Oshoala and Desire Oparanozie, have finally been backed by the NFFThis article is part of the Guardian’s 2019 Women’s World Cup Experts’ Network, a cooperation between some of the best media organis...
07:48, 05/28/2019

Women's World Cup: Germany sweep Nigeria aside to reach last 8 Germany are still yet to concede a goal at the World Cup, having become the first team through to the last eight. There was VAR controversy again but it was ultimately a comfortable afternoon for Germany in Grenoble....
13:00, 06/22/2019

Australia 3-2 Brazil: Women's World Cup 2019 – live! Women’s World Cup Group C updates from MontpellierSubplots abound as Matildas gear up for defining gameAny thoughts? Email or tweet @KieranPender 7.51pm BST I’ll leave it at that. An incredibly impressive comeback from the Matildas - truly one for th...
14:00, 06/13/2019

Chile 0-2 Sweden: Women's World Cup 2019 – live! Netherlands pounce at the last to break New Zealand heartsWomen’s World Cup team guides: Sweden and Chile 7.46pm BST With that, I bid you adieu. I’ll be back later in the Cup. For now, I’m off to vote, and I’ll probably miss two U.S. goals. C’est la ...
11:48, 06/11/2019

Women's World Cup: US rewrite the record books with 13-0 win over Thailand Records tumbled as the US opened their World Cup defense with a 13-0 win vs. Thailand. Alex Morgan scored a record-equaling five goals for the Americans, who clocked up the biggest margin of victory in World Cup history....
02:16, 06/12/2019

Women's World Cup: Alex Morgan picks up injury United States Women's National Team striker Alex Morgan picked up an injury during her team's final group stage match at the 2019 FIFA Women's World Cup....
16:00, 06/21/2019

Women's World Cup: How to watch USA vs. France, betting trends The United States takes on host country France in the quarterfinals of the 2019 FIFA Women's World Cup Friday in Paris. Here is how to watch and the latest betting trends....
13:00, 06/27/2019

Women's World Cup 2019: how USA became four-times champions – video USA have defended their Women's World Cup crown by claiming another title in style after a heated 2-0 win over the Netherlands. From a record-breaking run, to the fight for equality via Megan Rapinoe's tiff with Donald Trump – here's a look back at t...
20:16, 07/07/2019

Soccer: Argentina name nine professionals in women's World Cup squad Argentina announced its squad for the women's World Cup on Wednesday, with coach Carlos Borrello calling up nine professional players and drafting in the rest from the country's domestic amateur league....
06:48, 05/23/2019

FIFA president wants to expand Women’s World Cup to 32 teams FIFA President Gianni Infantino will need quick approval from ruling bodies to enlarge the Women's World Cup, with bidding already underway for the 2023 edition....
17:32, 07/05/2019

U.S. women’s soccer wins 2019 World Cup over Netherlands _____ The U.S. women’s national soccer team proved their dominance at the 2019 Women’s World Cup by defeating the Netherlands 2-0 on Sunday in the championship match. The victory in Lyon, France, marks the fourth world title for the U.S. ...
17:00, 07/07/2019

Team USA continues to soak in Women’s World Cup Title LYON, FRANCE – The fiesta continues for Team USA players after they beat the Netherlands 2-0 to win the 2019 World Cup. Team USA beat the Netherlands in the Championship game of the 2019 World Cup. Here's some highlights as the Red, White ...
02:00, 07/08/2019

FIFA faces fan backlash over seating at women's World Cup World soccer governing body FIFA is facing a backlash on social media from fans who bought multiple tickets for next month's women's World Cup in France only to discover that their seats were not together....
01:48, 05/22/2019

Opinion: Women's World Cup hurt by lack of organization Germany's win against Nigeria was played in front of an almost full house. This is the exception rather than the rule, owing partly to FIFA's lack of planning. The women's game deserves better, argues DW's Felix Tamsut....
13:00, 06/22/2019

Women's World Cup 2019 team guide No 19: New Zealand After a tumultuous 2018 New Zealand arrive in France with a spring in their step and several stars back in the foldThis article is part of the Guardian’s 2019 Women’s World Cup Experts’ Network, a cooperation between some of the best media organisati...
04:16, 06/05/2019

South Africa v China: Women's World Cup – live! Women’s World Cup updates from the Group B gameCheck out the latest Golden Boot standingsAnd you can email Niall here or tweet him here 9.53pm BST Li Ying’s first half goal proves enough for China to overcome determined opponents who threatened early...
14:00, 06/13/2019

Women's World Cup 2019: the complete guide to all the stadiums All you need to know about the nine venues for the tournament in France, including history lessons and the hitches along the wayClick on each image for caption information Continue reading......
02:48, 05/22/2019

10 players worth watching at the Women's World Cup Americans Carli Lloyd and Alyssa Naeher and Canada's Christine Sinclair among the players to watch at the FIFA Women's World Cup.        ...
18:32, 06/06/2019

Germany v Nigeria: Women's World Cup 2019, last 16 - live! Nigeria will be looking to cause an upset against GermanyWho tops the latest Women’s World Cup 2019 power rankings?Any thoughts? You can email Scott 5.37pm BST 46 min: An early corner for Nigeria out on the right. It’s sent sailing straight through t...
09:48, 06/22/2019

Team USA advances to championship of Women’s World Cup in France LYON, France (AP) – Alex Morgan celebrated her go-ahead goal with a cheeky tea-sipping celebration and Alyssa Naeher stopped a late penalty kick to send the United States into the final at the Women’s World Cup with a 2-1 victory over Eng...
23:16, 07/02/2019

Women’s World Cup: England and Italy Advance With Victories England edged Argentina on a goal by Jodie Taylor off a pass from her roommate. Italy, in the event for the first time since 1999, had three goals from Cristiana Girelli in a rout of Jamaica....
18:16, 06/14/2019

‘I’ve had to be patient’: Staniforth’s tough road to Women’s World Cup Birmingham midfielder has had to deal with two cruciate injuries, a tumultuous club career and the tragic early death of her brother while at Sheffield WednesdayPicking up the ball from Jodie Taylor, Lucy Staniforth skipped to the edge of the D, look...
20:16, 06/04/2019

Women's World Cup kicks off in France, but you'd barely know it in Paris The Women's World Cup kicks off on Friday as hosts France take on South Korea. But if you were strolling the streets of Paris, you would be forgiven for not knowing it was happening....
09:32, 06/07/2019

Women's World Cup: Ellen White's Bundesliga inspiration As Ellen White celebrated the two goals that assured that England would beat Japan to the top of Group D, her celebration caught the eye. It was a tribute to the Bundesliga and one player in particular....
08:32, 06/20/2019

Women's World Cup soccer: USA to play Netherlands in final The Netherlands defeated Sweden 1-0 in extra time Wednesday, setting up a meeting with the United States Women's National Team in the Women's World Cup final Sunday....
23:00, 07/03/2019

Women's World Cup 2019 team guide No 9: Australia Led by the brilliant Sam Kerr, this is Australia’s strongest ever squad but has Ante Milicic had enough time with them? This article is part of the Guardian’s 2019 Women’s World Cup Experts’ Network, a cooperation between some of the best media organ...
02:48, 05/31/2019

Women's World Cup soccer: USA locked in halftime tie with Netherlands The United States Women's National Team had multiple scoring chances but couldn't find the back of the net, entering halftime in a scoreless tie with the Netherlands....
09:32, 07/07/2019

Soccer: U.S. women thrash New Zealand 5-0 in World Cup warmup Carli Lloyd scored a brace of goals as the United States women thrashed New Zealand 5-0 in a friendly in St Louis on Thursday to extend their winning run to five games ahead of their World Cup title defense in France....
22:16, 05/16/2019

FIFA's Infantino wants to expand women's World Cup to 32 teams FIFA President Gianni Infantino wants to expand the women's World Cup to 32 teams from 24 for the next edition in 2023 along with doubling the prize money to $60 million, he said on Friday....
10:00, 07/05/2019

Here's a trailer for Casey Affleck's movie about a world with no women Ladies and gentlemen, it’s time for another installment of one of The A.V. Club’s most beloved features: Casey Affleck, What The Fuck Were You Thinking? Every week, we examine another completely baffling decision that Casey Affleck made, all in hopes...
20:32, 07/23/2019

Jamaica 1-4 Australia: Women's World Cup 2019 – as it happened Sam Kerr scores four as Matildas secure second placeDavid Squires on … the World Cup, goals and good old VAR 11.52pm BST Related: Jamaica 1-4 Australia: Women's World Cup player ratings | Sarah Groube 10.30pm BST Arise, Sam Kerr. A phenomenal perfo...
02:16, 06/19/2019

USA ready to play Netherlands in Women’s World Cup Final PARIS, FRANCE – The Team USA women’s soccer squad now knows who they’ll play in Sunday’s Championship game of the 2019 World Cup. The United States will battle it out with the Netherlands on Sunday morning.  The Netherlands kn...
21:48, 07/03/2019

Germany v Spain: Women's World Cup 2019 – live! Updates from the 5pm BST kick-off in ValenciennesKirby fears VAR handball law is cynical way to win penaltiesEmail Simon here. Or tweet @Simon_Burnton 4.12pm BST Here are the teams in textual form:Germany: Schult, Hendrich, Hegering, Doorsoun, Gwinn...
08:32, 06/12/2019

England women beat Denmark 2-0 in World Cup warm-up "England beat Denmark 2-0 in their penultimate warm-up match before the women\u0027s World Cup, with goals from Nikita Parris and Jill Scott in either half giving the Lionesses the win in Walsall on Saturday."...
10:32, 05/25/2019

Women's World Cup set to host biggest rivalry in sport On Sunday, old enemies will go head-to-head as England take on Scotland at the Women's World Cup, continuing a rivalry that is like no other in sport. Neighbors and fierce foes, this is a World Cup opener neither team will want to lose....
06:32, 06/09/2019

From VAR drama to a viral video: six key Women's World Cup moments After 50 games and 141 goals we pick some of the tournament’s most significant talking points before its final weekendWhen the Lionesses captain, Steph Houghton, stepped up to the penalty spot the weight of England’s hopes and dreams were on her shou...
10:00, 07/05/2019

Japan v Scotland: Women's World Cup 2019 – live! Women’s World Cup updates from the game in RennesLi’s volley seals vital victory for China against South AfricaAnd feel free to email Niall or tweet him @niallmcveigh 1.39pm BST Shelley Kerr on picking Jane Ross: “Jane’s a top goalscorer. We need tha...
06:00, 06/14/2019

France v USA: Women's World Cup quarter-final – live! Winners will play England in Tuesday’s semi-finalEni Aluko: England cannot get carried awayEmail Beau with your thoughts or tweet @duresport 9.23pm BST I want to see VAR. Really seemed like Heath was offside. But she does the hard work, crosses, defl...
13:32, 06/28/2019

Sam Kerr nets four as Australia qualify for Women's World Cup last 16 Swing in goal difference puts Matildas through in secondBrazil beat Italy 1-0 in other Group C encounterIt took Sam Kerr 10 World Cup games to find her first goal, but over 90 pulsating minutes in Grenoble the Matildas’ talisman fashioned four more –...
15:00, 06/18/2019

Opinion: Why this World Cup will show how investing in women pays off Although the U.S. women continue to fight U.S. Soccer over discrimination ahead of the World Cup, investment in the game is coming from elsewhere.        ...
15:48, 05/30/2019

Zimbabwean scholar named one of the most inspiring women in the world The life-size bronze figure of accomplished Zimbabwean scholar Tererai Trent will be unveiled in the United States to celebrate Women's Equality Day in August....
11:48, 05/09/2019

Argentina 0-0 Japan: Women's World Cup 2019 – as it happened Argentina earned their first ever point at a World Cup after frustrating Japan with a solid defensive performance in a dour gameJapan held by Argentina 9.52pm BST Here is the match report ... Related: Japan held to goalless draw by Argentina at Women...
14:00, 06/10/2019

Canada 1-0 Cameroon: Women's World Cup 2019 – live! Canada eked out a 1-0 victory over Cameroon to earn victory in their Group E opener in Montpellier 9.51pm BST Kadeisha Buchanan’s first-half header is sufficient to seal victory. It was an underwhelming Canada performance – but they have the three po...
14:00, 06/10/2019

Women's World Cup: Germany knocked out after losing to Sweden Despite taking the lead in their quarterfinal against Sweden, Germany's World Cup tournament came to an end. Sweden executed a brilliant matchplan to expose Germany's weaknesses....
22:16, 06/29/2019

Semenya wins women’s 800, wants to defend world title STANFORD, Calif. (AP) — Caster Semenya easily won the women’s 800 at the Prefontaine Classic in Stanford on Sunday, as an international court continues to debate her future in the event. The former Olympic champion and embattled three-time worl...
16:32, 06/30/2019

Semenya wins women's 800, wants to defend world title Caster Semenya easily won the women's 800 at the Prefontaine Classic on Sunday, as an international court continues to debate her future in the event....
04:00, 07/01/2019

Women's World Cup: Germany shedding 'inexperienced' narrative Germany's back-to-back wins won't have struck fear in the hearts of tournament favorites, but they have all-but secured a spot in the knockout stages. Their rebuild is showing signs of great promise in its early stages....
01:32, 06/13/2019

Women's World Cup Final: US vs. Netherlands live build-up After weeks of exciting football in France, two teams are left. Will the US defend their World Cup title or will the European Champions from the Netherlands provide an upset? All the updates from the final!...
21:00, 07/06/2019

Sam Kerr to lead Australia squad at Women’s World Cup SYDNEY (AP) — Sam Kerr has been selected as captain of Australia’s 23-player squad for the Women’s World Cup which kicks off next month in France. Lisa de Vanna, Clare Polkinghome and Lydia Williams have been picked for a fourth World Cup...
17:16, 05/13/2019

Women's World Cup 2019 team guide No 6: China The PSG forward Wang Shuang is the star of this team but Jia Xiuquan has a surprisingly small pool of players to choose fromThis article is part of the Guardian’s 2019 Women’s World Cup Experts’ Network, a cooperation between some of the best media o...
12:32, 05/29/2019

Women’s World Cup: Sweden win bronze after early onslaught Sweden scored two goals inside the first 22 minutes to settle their bronze-medal match against England. It’s the third time Sweden have ended a World Cup in third, ending a better-than-expected tournament for the Swedes....
21:00, 07/06/2019

Women's World Cup: South Africa vs. Germany live Having already booked their place in the Round of 16, Germany are out to clinch top spot in Group B as they put their perfect record to the test against South Africa. Follow DW's LIVE build-up here!...
09:00, 06/17/2019

David Squires on … the Women's World Cup, goals and good old VAR Our cartoonist looks at the second week of France 2019, thrashings, goal sizes and that instant replay magicTake a look through David’s archive of cartoons Continue reading......
06:00, 06/18/2019

Surprising Sweden ousts Germany at the Women’s World Cup RENNES, France (AP) — Stina Blackstenius scored the go-ahead goal just minutes into the second half and Sweden surprised Germany with a 2-1 quarterfinal victory Saturday night at the Women’s World Cup. The second-ranked Germans, who won back-to...
12:32, 06/29/2019

Japan v England: Women's World Cup 2019 – live! Women’s World Cup updates from the Group D finaleScotland v Argentina – live! Follow our MBM report nowAnd feel free to email Paul or tweet him @Paul_Doyle 7.12pm BST After all his brave talk about fielding his best tea in the wholesome pursuit of a ...
11:16, 06/19/2019

Scotland v Argentina: Women's World Cup 2019 – live! Women’s World Cup updates from the Group D finaleJapan v England – live! Follow our MBM report nowAnd feel free to email Barry or tweet him @bglendenning 7.02pm BST Scotland manager Shelley Kerr makes three changes to the team that started against Ja...
11:16, 06/19/2019

England v Scotland: Women's World Cup 2019 – live! Minute-by-minute updates from the 17.00 BST kick-offBronze: ‘I scored a couple of goals and my life changed overnight’Send your emails to Gregg here or tweet him @GreggBakowski 4.13pm BST It’s pretty hot down in Nice. The temperature is still soaring...
08:32, 06/09/2019

USA beat Netherlands 2-0 to win Women's World Cup final – as it happened Match report: USA beat Netherlands to win Women’s World CupGolden Boot: top scorers for the 2019 World Cup 6.54pm BST Related: Different game for USA but Megan Rapinoe makes sure result is the same | Caitlin Murray 6.19pm BST The trophy is raised L...
12:16, 07/07/2019

Women's World Cup: England play Scotland in their first match England open their Women's World Cup campaign against Scotland today in a tournament which is expected to be the biggest in history, with new audiences, larger crowds and more sponsorship money than ever....
01:00, 06/09/2019

Women's World Cup 2019 team guide No 13: England The beaten semi-finalists four years ago have a new manager but a similarly flexible approach This article is part of the Guardian’s 2019 Women’s World Cup Experts’ Network, a cooperation between some of the best media organisations from the 24 count...
22:00, 06/01/2019

Women’s World Cup was ‘a balloon that deflated,’ says Carly Telford • England goalkeeper says FA can learn from France’s mistakes • ‘Towns and cities not as football-friendly as they needed to be’The England goalkeeper, Carly Telford, has criticised the efforts of France as Women’s World Cup hosts, describing the tou...
18:00, 08/22/2019

Women's World Cup 2019 team guide No 10: Italy Le Azzurre were impressive in qualifying and have high hopes of reaching the knockout stages for the first time since 1991This article is part of the Guardian’s 2019 Women’s World Cup Experts’ Network, a cooperation between some of the best media org...
07:00, 05/31/2019

The Netherlands Beats Sweden to Set Up Women’s World Cup Final With the U.S. LYON, France — The Netherlands will play the United States for the Women’s World Cup title after Jackie Groenen sealed a 1-0 victory over Sweden in extra time on Wednesday night. A slick passing sequence ended in the 99th minute with Groe...
16:00, 07/03/2019

Record TV audience watch England in Women's World Cup Quarter-final victory over Norway attracts peak figure of 7.6 million on BBC OneA record-breaking peak audience of 7.6 million people tuned in to watch England’s women’s football team beat Norway 3-0 in the World Cup quarter-finals on BBC One.The fig...
05:48, 06/28/2019

Women’s World Cup Preview: United States vs. France The United States faces France, the tournament host, in a highly anticipated World Cup quarterfinal on Friday. The winner will play England on Tuesday; the loser will face some difficult questions....
04:48, 06/28/2019

Arizona Softball one win away from Women’s College World Series Arizona softball beat #11 Ole Miss 5-2 at Hillenbrand Stadium Friday to win the first game of a potential three-game Super Regional Series. The Wildcats trailed twice – 1-0 and 2-1, but battled back to help pitcher Taylor McQuillin pick up the ...
00:16, 05/26/2019

Australia v Italy: Women's World Cup 2019 – live! Updates from the Matildas’ opener in ValenciennesWomen’s World Cup Golden Boot tableAny thoughts? Email or tweet @meganmaurice 11.00am BST And of course, don’t miss our guide to the Matildas, where Richard Parkin predicts that Ellie Carpenter will be...
03:16, 06/09/2019

How Women's World Cup has given 'a real buzz' to girls' football Experience of one north London school highlights impact of England team’s success For 14-year-old Keira Drummond, the best and most difficult moments of the women’s World Cup came within an hour of each other. “When England scored the equaliser, I wa...
14:32, 07/03/2019

2019 Women’s World Cup: Which teams pose biggest U.S. threat The Post’s Brian Lewis breaks down the teams, players and games to watch for in the 2019 women’s World Cup. Five Favorites United States: The Americans’ three Women’s World Cups are more than any other country, and a successful title defe...
21:16, 06/06/2019

Women's World Cup: USA four-goal favorite over Chile; other good bets The United States Women's National Team is a four-goal favorite over Chile at the 2019 FIFA Women's World Cup after scoring 13 goal against Thailand....
16:32, 06/14/2019

US Women’s World Cup champs arrive home ahead of parade NEWARK, N.Y. (AP) — The U.S. Women’s national team has arrived home following their World Cup win against the Netherlands. The soccer team, which won its record fourth Women’s World Cup title, touched down at Newark Liberty International ...
19:16, 07/08/2019

Documentary explores the twisted world of women-hating ‘incels’ A disturbing new BBC documentary explores the dark world of “incels” -- an online community of male virgins who hate women and praise mass murderers....
17:32, 07/12/2019

Nigeria ready to fulfill potential at women's World Cup, says coach Nigeria have been unable to translate their dominance of African football into consistent success at the women's World Cup but coach Thomas Dennerby says his side have the potential to reach the latter stages of the upcoming tournament in France....
04:48, 05/29/2019

Women’s World Cup game-changing moments No 1: Marta in 2007 The Brazilian scored a stunning World Cup goal against the USA, and was applauded off by the Chinese fans in Hangzhou“Marta. Amazing. A goal by a genius!” screamed Luciano do Valle – one of Brazil’s most respected football commentators – in September...
03:00, 06/11/2019

Women’s World Cup game-changing moments No 3: China in 1991 Fifa’s fears that the tournament would be a commercial failure and the players might not last 90 minutes proved unfounded at the Women’s World Championship For The M&Ms CupLike much of what is published on Fifa’s website, its account of what it calls...
02:32, 06/18/2019

Italy beats China to reach Women's World Cup quarterfinals Europeans are dominating the Women's World Cup. In beating China 2-0, Italy not only equaled its best ever performance in the tournament but also became the sixth European country to progress to the last eight....
11:48, 06/25/2019

Hosszu wins fourth women's 200 medley world title Hungary's Katinka Hosszu continued her domination of the women's individual medley by winning the 200 meters event for the fourth time at the world championships in Gwangju on Monday....
10:32, 07/22/2019

Watch: Alex Morgan scores USA's first goal at Women's World Cup Soccer star Alex Morgan scored the United States Women's National Team's first goal of the 2019 FIFA Women's World Cup just 12 minutes into a group stage match against Thailand Tuesday in Reims, France....
13:48, 06/11/2019

Norway break Australia's hearts in Women's World Cup last-16 shootout Australia miss first two spot kicks as Norway keep coolMatildas finish with 10 players after Alanna Kennedy red cardSome games of football need only a single error, a single moment of brilliance to decide them. Others can feast on a cornucopia of cha...
23:32, 06/22/2019

2019 Women's World Cup: Ajara optimistic 'Cameroon can do better in France' Cameroon forward Nchout Njoya Ajara insists the Indomitable Lionesses will show significant progress when they compete at the Women's World Cup in June....
13:48, 05/03/2019

Women’s World Cup diary: Bronze brilliance and carbohydrate cursing Our correspondent catches up on Love Island in the name of research during a heat-stricken week in FranceGame day is always the calm before the storm but I have had my better half and five-year-old out in France, first in Nice then Valenciennes (shou...
10:00, 06/29/2019

Washington Spirit, NWSL adjust to more departures to Women’s World Cup Beginning this week, and for one to two months, the Spirit will attempt to fill roster gaps and adjust to the National Women’s Soccer League campaign without several key players....
19:00, 05/19/2019

As Women’s World Cup opens, talent is blooming and frustration is bubbling Women's soccer appears poised for a breakout moment at the month-long tournament in France, though some players are rebelling against what they call longstanding mistreatment by the sport's leaders....
18:48, 06/06/2019

Women’s World Cup runs a manipulative game of pay inequity With the goal of gender equality, the National Women’s Soccer League has filed against the U.S. Soccer Federation. But the real culprit? FIFA: Our view        ...
18:32, 06/06/2019

Germany beat Chile 2-0 in final women's World Cup warmup Germany scored twice in a strong first half to beat Chile 2-0 in their last women's World Cup warmup match on Thursday, stretching their unbeaten run to 12 games ahead of the start of the tournament next week....
12:16, 05/30/2019

All eyes on Women's World Cup, plus the Nations League and more – Football Weekly Max Rushden, Jonathan Wilson, Lars Sivertsen, Mark Langdon and Suzy Wrack discuss the opening weekend of France 2019, the conclusion of the Nations League, disrespect via kitchen utensils and an Ultrasling 3Join the conversation on Facebook, Twitter ...
14:00, 06/10/2019

Dutch beat Italy 2-0 to make 1st Women’s World Cup semifinal VALENCIENNES, France (AP) — Vivianne Miedema and Stefanie van der Gragt headed in free kicks to send the Netherlands into its first Women’s World Cup semifinal with a 2-0 victory over Italy on Saturday. In the sweltering heat of the northeast F...
09:16, 06/29/2019

'We don't need smaller goals,' says USA's Crystal Dunn at Women's World Cup – video USA left-back Crystal Dunn has spoken out against her former manager, Chelsea's Emma Hayes, saying the women's game does not need smaller pitches and goals to make it more appealing.The USA put 13 goals past the Thai goalkeeper Sukanya Chor Charoenyi...
09:16, 06/18/2019

Semenya hopes to inspire South Africa at women's World Cup Double 800 meters Olympic champion Caster Semenya hopes she can be an inspiration to the South Africa team competing at the women’s World Cup after paying a visit to their camp in Paris on Wednesday....
17:00, 06/12/2019

Lindsey Horan back in Paris with USWNT for Women’s World Cup Said Horan, who skipped college soccer to play for Paris Saint-Germain: “Being on the world stage and being at a World Cup in this city — it’s just absolutely insane.”...
13:32, 06/15/2019

Spain’s pro clubs are investing in women’s soccer, and it’s paying off in the World Cup Though the national team's hopes of upsetting the top-ranked Americans on Monday in the World Cup are thin, it is a rising power after years of neglect in favor of the men's squad....
12:32, 06/21/2019

10 games to watch in the group stage at the Women's World Cup USA games, Norway-France highlight our 10 games to watch in the group stage of the Women's World Cup.        ...
18:32, 06/06/2019

Women’s World Cup 2019 power rankings: USA top, Germany rising The United States are the only team from outside Europe in the quarter-finals, in which England will play with the jury still outSpain have lifted the air of infallibility around the world champions but the USA are the title holders for a reason. Spa...
05:32, 06/26/2019

Soccer: U.S. beat South Africa 3-0 in Women's World Cup warm-up The United States got a goal in each half through Samantha Mewis and a late third from substitute Carli Lloyd to earn a 3-0 win over South Africa in a Women's World Cup warm-up in California on Sunday....
22:48, 05/12/2019

Women’s World Cup hit by empty seats and Fifa’s warped priorities Great on-field achievements at France 2019 are undermined by the governing body’s apparent undervaluing of the eventFrom fans finding pre-tournament that they would be seated separately from friends and family, to exaggerated ticket sales and overzea...
09:16, 06/18/2019

Women's World Cup Live: Germany face Spain in second game Having won their first game in Group B, Germany will be hoping to repeat the result with a better performance in their second game. Spain though, provided their toughest opposition. Follow live updates here!...
10:48, 06/12/2019

Less than one third Women's World Cup matches sold out in France despite bumper TV ratings FIFA said Tuesday that 14 of the 52 Women’s World Cup matches had been sold out despite allocating more than 1 million tickets to fans across the globe....
14:16, 06/12/2019

Women's World Cup – the best shots by female photographers | Picture essay Our picture editor looks back at a captivating tournament in France through the work of six exceptional female photographersWhile the 2019 Women’s World Cup brought global attention to the talents of the world’s best female footballers, it also shone...
09:16, 07/08/2019

Women's World Cup: US raise the bar in gripping semifinal victory over England The United States are into the World Cup final again. Their victory over England had predictable moments of VAR-induced drama, but that shouldn't detract from a US team who set new standards every time they play....
20:00, 07/02/2019

We shouldn’t have to live in a world where women are afraid to say no | Ellie Mae O’Hagan The assault on a Manchester teen who refused a man’s advances shows why we need a new set of valuesSome years ago, I worked for a man several decades older than me who consistently made oleaginous and sexualised comments to me and the other young wom...
12:32, 07/17/2019

Women's World Cup: Germany find their shooting boots just before the knockouts Germany have qualified for the knockout stages after coming through Group B unbeaten and without conceding a single goal. Monday's 4-0 win over South Africa was welcome but routine. Now there are bigger tests to come....
13:16, 06/17/2019

Women's World Cup ticket holders learn some seats are separated Women’s World Cup ticket holders learned Monday some of their seats aren’t together – with some people finding out they might not be in the same row or section as their party....
10:48, 05/21/2019

Kim Little urges Scotland to show natural ability at Women’s World Cup • Arsenal midfielder says team learned from defeat by England• Scotland face Japan in Rennes on Friday in Group DKim Little feels that Scotland showed signs of the ability they possess in their 2-1 defeat by England in their World Cup opener .Scotlan...
14:00, 06/10/2019

India’s Women Still Struggle for Representation in World’s Largest Democracy With just over 11 percent of Parliament held by women, and little chance for that to improve in these elections, many are asking what needs to change....
02:48, 05/15/2019

Japan held to goalless draw by Argentina at Women’s World Cup Argentina held former champion Japan to a 0-0 draw Monday to earn its first ever point in the Women’s World Cup.Argentina lost its previous six World Cup matches in 2003 and 2007, and missed the 2011 and 2015 tournaments. Argentina had been outscored...
14:00, 06/10/2019

Women's World Cup soccer: U.S. defeats Spain 2-1 to reach quarterfinals Megan Rapinoe converted two penalty kicks and the United States defeated Spain in the round of 16 Monday to reach the quarterfinals of the Women's World Cup soccer tournament....
12:32, 06/24/2019

Women's World Cup match attracts bigger TV audience than cricket England’s victory over Scotland attracted average audience of 4.6 million, compared with 550,000 for men’s cricketWomen’s football is now more popular than cricket – at least when it comes to TV ratings.England’s victory over Scotland in the Women’s ...
14:00, 06/10/2019

Here is the giant pay disparity between the U.S. Women's National Team winning the World Cup vs. the men David Vincent/AP There is a giant pay disparity between the Women's World Cup and the Men's World Cup. According to a report, the U.S. Women's National Team will earn about $250,000 each for winning the World Cup, while the U.S. Men's National Team ...
12:32, 07/08/2019

US women's World Cup team comes under criticism for celebrating goals in blowout The U.S. women's 13-0 shellacking of Thailand to kick off their Women's World Cup title defense Tuesday inspired confidence, but also came under criticism from some who felt celebrating every goal showed poor sportsmanship....
22:00, 06/11/2019

Watch: Spain mistake leads Germany to win at Women's World Cup A mistake by the Spain defense led to a Germany goal -- and the only score -- in a Group B clash at the Women's World Cup on Wednesday in Valenciennes, France....
16:00, 06/13/2019

Sam Kerr to lead Australia squad at Women's World Cup Sam Kerr has been selected as captain of Australia's 23-player squad for the Women's World Cup which kicks off next month in France        ...
18:00, 05/13/2019

U.S. women’s soccer team opens World Cup defense with something to prove After early Group F matches against Thailand and Chile, the Americans are expected to face their first stiff test of the World Cup against Sweden, which ousted the United States from the Olympics three years ago....
13:00, 06/10/2019

'Value it more': Marta's impassioned plea to Brazil at Women's World Cup – video An emotional Marta bid farewell to another unsuccessful World Cup campaign with a challenge to Brazil's future stars: work harder and do more if you want to win. With tears in her eyes after the 2-1 extra-time defeat to hosts France, the woman consid...
06:16, 06/24/2019

England v Sweden: Women's World Cup third-place play-off – live! Updates from the bronze-medal match in NiceLouise Taylor: Women’s football seeks legacy but frailties remainFeel free to email Scott with your thoughts 3.07pm BST England: Telford, Bronze, Houghton, McManus, Greenwood, Kirby, Scott, Moore, Parris, Wh...
07:17, 07/06/2019

Gwinn scores as Germany beats China 1-0 at Women’s World Cup RENNES, France (AP) — Giulia Gwinn scored a second-half winner as two-time champion Germany opened its Women’s World Cup campaign by beating China 1-0 on Saturday. Gwinn’s powerful 66th-minute shot from the edge of the penalty area flew i...
08:48, 06/08/2019

Jill Ellis: where does a women's football coach go after two World Cup titles? The USA coach defied critics – including some in her locker room – to triumph in France. But she is unlikely to find a bigger job than her current oneJill Ellis is the most successful manager in women’s football. With back-to-back Women’s World Cup t...
05:16, 07/10/2019

Why 'shaking things up' is more important than playing at Women's World Cup for Hegerberg She's one of the globe's best players but the world won't be able to watch Ada Hegerberg this summer for what is being described as the mother of all women's tournaments....
08:32, 05/17/2019

As U.S. women’s soccer storms through World Cup, there are more boys’ faces in the crowd At a watch party in downtown D.C., one soccer fan and youth coach noted: “There’s a greater interest also on the men’s side with the women’s game. That’s a new dynamic.”...
09:32, 06/23/2019

Fifa looks to fast-track expansion of Women’s World Cup to 32 teams Fifa asks council for quick approval of 32-team field for 2023Nine federations are currently preparing to bid for 2023 eventFifa wants its ruling council to fast-track expansion of the next Women’s World Cup to 32 teams.In a document seen by the Asso...
11:00, 07/26/2019

England v USA: Women's World Cup 2019 semi-final – live! Women’s World Cup semi-final updates from the game in LyonDavid Squires on … Megan Rapinoe v Donald TrumpAnd feel free to email scott.murray@theguardian.com 8.32pm BST Another cross, another header, another goal! So simple for the champions! Horan we...
12:48, 07/02/2019

Giulia Gwinn gets Germany off to winning start in Women’s World Cup Germany’s teenage midfielder Giulia Gwinn scored a second-half winner on her first competitive appearance as the 2003 and 2007 world champions edged past a resilient China side to kick off their World Cup campaign.Germany were left frustrated for lon...
13:00, 06/08/2019

Australia set world record, win women's 4x200 freestyle gold Australia set a world record of 7:41.50 en route to winning the gold medal in the women's 4x200 freestyle relay at the world championships on Thursday....
08:32, 07/25/2019

Sublime USA demolish Thailand 13-0 on historic night in Women's World Cup "World Cup, Stade Auguste Delaune – USA 13 (Morgan 12\u0027, 53\u0027, 74\u0027, 81\u0027, 87\u0027, Lavelle 20\u0027, 56\u0027, Horan 32\u0027, Mewis 50\u0027, 54\u0027, Rapinoe 79\u0027, Pugh 84\u0027, Lloyd 90+2\u0027) Thailand 0"...
17:00, 06/11/2019

England 3-0 Cameroon: Women’s World Cup player ratings | Amy Lawrence Lucy Bronze proved a constant thorn in Cameroon’s flank as England kept their heads in quarter-final winKaren Bardsley Distribution went unpunished thanks to VAR’s intervention. Otherwise authoritative with routine saves. 7/10 Continue reading......
19:48, 06/23/2019

Petition calls for equal pay for US women World Cup soccer champs In the wake of the US Women’s soccer team’s World Cup win Sunday, a new petition is demanding that the United States Soccer Federation pay the championship squad the same amount as the US men. The US Women’s soccer team has won four...
15:00, 07/08/2019

Women's World Cup 2019 team guide No 22: United States The holders have a swashbuckling attack-first style and, though defence may be a concern, they’re still among the favouritesThis article is part of the Guardian’s 2019 Women’s World Cup Experts’ Network, a cooperation between some of the best media o...
06:00, 06/06/2019

Germany tops Nigeria, reaches Women's World Cup quarters Alexandra Popp had just scored a go-ahead goal against Nigeria in her 100th international appearance when Japanese referee Yoshimi Yamashita signaled for a video review to determine whether a German teammate Svenja Huth, who was in an offside positio...
05:48, 06/24/2019

'We put our bodies through hell and back': behind the scenes with the stars of the Women's World Cup In the run-up to the tournament, Lucy Bronze, Kelley O’Hara and other international players were given disposable cameras. They share the sacrifice, solidarity – and ice baths – that got them to the World CupEmbarrassingly, there were tears running d...
01:32, 07/06/2019

In Women’s World Cup Origin Story, Fact and Fiction Blur FIFA recognizes a France-Netherlands encounter in 1971 as the first women’s international match. It was no such thing, but that doesn’t diminish the women who took part....
06:32, 06/25/2019

Scotland crash out of Women’s World Cup after dramatic Argentina comeback Scotland crashed out of the World Cup in dramatic style after throwing away a three-goal lead against Argentina. They looked to be cruising but a five-minute capitulation that saw Milagros Menéndez score and Lee Alexander deflect the ball into her ow...
17:16, 06/19/2019

Fifa set to close gender pay gap after 2019 Women's World Cup Fifa has agreed to negotiate more prize money for women's national teams after this summer's 2019 Women's World Cup, following a successful campaign by Australia....
09:16, 06/04/2019

Nations League, the Women's World Cup and more – Football Weekly Extra Max Rushden, Barry Glendenning, Lars Sivertsen and Philippe Auclair discuss the Nations League with familiar themes on and off the pitch for England, a 2019 World Cup preview, transfers, Fifa and box-office VARJoin the conversation on Facebook, Twitt...
12:16, 06/07/2019

France v South Korea: Women's World Cup 2019 – live! Women’s World Cup opening game, 8pm BST kick-offGuardian writers give their World Cup predictionsFeel free to email Jacob or tweet @JacobSteinberg your thoughts 8.13pm BST 11 min: Le Sommer has now scored in six major tournaments for France. Not a ba...
12:16, 06/07/2019

Women’s World Cup game-changing moments No 6: England in 2015 Laura Bassett was in tears after a late own goal in the semi-final but this was the year England’s women captured the nation’s imaginationFor England, as it so often does, it ended in tears, but before the grief came glory. Unfancied, underestimated,...
02:48, 06/27/2019

Women's World Cup soccer: USA defeats Netherlands 2-0 for second straight title The United States Women's National Team scored two second-half goals, defeating the Netherlands 2-0 to win its second consecutive Women's World Cup title....
11:48, 07/07/2019

Spain 3-1 South Africa: Women's World Cup 2019 – as it happened Two Jenni Hermoso penalties and a late Lucía García goal ensured Spain avoided being upset in their World Cup openerHermoso strikes twice from the spot to lead comeback 7.46pm BST And here’s the report from Le Havre ... Related: Jennifer Hermoso stri...
13:00, 06/08/2019

No Experience Needed: Japan opts for Women’s World Cup youth NARASHINO, Japan (AP) — Jun Endo turned 19 a few days ago and is headed to her first Women’s World Cup. The Japan forward has lots of company. Sixteen others on the 23-player roster are also going for the first time. “I think age doesn...
03:00, 05/27/2019

Soccer: England women beat Denmark 2-0 in World Cup warm-up England beat Denmark 2-0 in their penultimate warm-up match before the women's World Cup, with goals from Nikita Parris and Jill Scott in either half giving the Lionesses the win in Walsall on Saturday....
10:32, 05/25/2019

Parris and White get England off to winning start at Women’s World Cup Phil Neville maintained a straight face when, on the eve of kick-off, England’s manager claimed he would “love” to be a Scotland player facing the Lionesses but there was mischief in his voice.Admittedly Claire Emslie’s late goal made for a slightly ...
14:00, 06/09/2019

Megan Rapinoe on the spot as USA beat Netherlands to win Women’s World Cup Golden Boot, Golden Ball and the World Cup. Megan Rapinoe made her mark in style.With boos for Gianni Infantino, the Fifa president, echoing around the ground at the trophy presentation and chants of “equal pay” ringing loudest, the impact off the pi...
12:16, 07/07/2019

Women's World Cup 2019 team guide No 2: South Korea Chelsea’s Ji So-yun is the star of the South Korea side which travels to France in the hope of reaching the knockout stagesThis article is part of the Guardian’s 2019 Women’s World Cup Experts’ Network, a cooperation between some of the best media or...
06:48, 05/27/2019

U.S. sink Spain to win women's water polo world title The United States won a record-extending sixth women's water polo title at the World Aquatics Championship after an 11-6 win over Spain in a lop-sided final on Friday....
04:32, 07/26/2019

The US team’s dispute over pay is a fight for women all over the world | Suzanne Wrack The US Women’s National Team remains embroiled in a bitter row with US Soccer. The final outcome will affect every womanWhen discussing the breakdown in pay and compensation talks between US Soccer and the US Women’s National Team, the presenter on A...
10:32, 08/18/2019

David Squires on … the Women's World Cup and arms in unnatural positions Our cartoonist on handball shenanigans, scary celebrations and the Nations LeagueBuy a copy of this cartoon in our print shopTake a look through David’s archive of cartoons Continue reading......
05:16, 06/11/2019

England announce squad for Women's World Cup in France - video The Lionesses have announced their 23-strong squad for the World Cup in France, which begins next month. Manchester City's Steph Houghton will captain the team, which features 11 World Cup first-timers and veterans Karen Carney, Jill Scott and Lucy B...
22:32, 05/08/2019

Christiansen misses out on England Women's World Cup squad Izzy Christiansen has been left off England's Women's World Cup squad because of injuries while Fran Kirby made the cut after being ruled out of last month's games        ...
05:48, 05/08/2019

U.S. Women's Soccer Team Heads Into World Cup on a Winning Note The U.S. women’s soccer team dominated its final tuneup game before the World Cup, beating Mexico 3-0 on Sunday at Red Bull Arena in New Jersey, then exited amid fireworks and a swell of cheers from a near-sellout crowd....
21:00, 05/26/2019

South Korea's Ji targets women's World Cup knockout stages South Korea are hopeful of qualifying for the knockout stages of the women's World Cup in France next month despite being placed in a tough group, midfielder Ji So-yun has said....
01:48, 05/22/2019

UA falls to UCLA at Women’s College World Series; Highlights OKLAHOMA CITY, Okla. – The 6th ranked Arizona Wildcat softball team lost to No. 2 UCLA in the second round of the winner’s bracket at the Women’s College World Series. Complete highlights of Arizona's matchup against UCLA at th...
22:32, 05/31/2019

Blue, white and red Paris celebrates women's World Cup kick off It was all bleu, blanc and rouge in western Paris as a packed Parc des Princes celebrated the women's World Cup kick off in enthusiastic fashion with hosts France playing South Korea in the opening game on Friday....
16:00, 06/07/2019

Netherlands tops Sweden, will play US in Women's World Cup final Two years after the Dutch won their first major trophy — the European Championship — the team will now play the U.S. in the final of the Women's World Cup....
21:00, 07/03/2019

Women's World Cup: Fifa opens disciplinary proceedings against Cameroon Fifa opens disciplinary proceedings against Cameroon for team misconduct, offensive behaviour and fair play breaches during the Women's World Cup loss to England....
07:16, 06/27/2019

In photos: U.S. women's soccer team celebrates in World Cup parade The U.S. women's soccer team celebrates their World Cup victory win with a ticker-tape parade at the Canyon of Heroes in New York City on July 10, 2019....
14:16, 07/10/2019

Australia stunned by late Italy winner at Women's World Cup Barbara Bonansea produces match-winning braceSam Kerr’s first World Cup goal not enough for MatildasAustralia’s Women’s World Cup campaign got off to a disastrous start as the Matildas were stunned 2-1 by Italy in Valenciennes.Australian nerves were ...
06:16, 06/09/2019

England v Australia eclipses World Cup at pinnacle of women’s cricket • Ashes series consists of three T20s, three ODIs and one Test• Australia begin their defence in first ODI at Leicester on TuesdayThe last time England women won the Ashes was in 2014: Charlotte Edwards was still the captain, neither side was profess...
15:48, 07/01/2019

Hosts France enjoy blistering start in Women’s World Cup "Women’s World Cup 2019 – Group A, Parc des Princes, Paris – France 4 (E. Le Sommer 9\u0027, W. Renard 35\u0027, 45\u0027, A. Henry 85\u0027) South Korea 0."...
15:00, 06/07/2019

Opinion: U.S. women called a lot of things at World Cup, but slackers won't be one of them USWNT coach Jill Ellis says her team will play to win, even though Group F winner likely will have to play France and England to get to title game.       ...
11:48, 06/17/2019

Women’s World Cup has come a long way but misogyny is still not beaten | Sean Ingle While much progress has been made in recent decades today’s female coaches can still recount grim tales of sexismHere is something I was unaware of until recently. When England took part in the second unofficial women’s World Cup in Mexico in 1971, t...
02:16, 06/17/2019

Women's World Cup: Megan Rapinoe delivers heroic performance In a game billed as the biggest in the history of women's football, the US overcame France in a thrilling contest. Fittingly, in a week when she has grabbed the headlines, Megan Rapinoe proved the match winner....
18:32, 06/28/2019

TV record: Six million people in UK tune in for Women's World Cup game The match between England and Scotland on Sunday at France 2019 broke UK television viewing figure records for a women's football game, says the BBC....
07:16, 06/10/2019

Women's World Cup soccer: How to watch USA vs. Netherlands, betting odds The United States Women's National Team is one win away from capturing its fourth Women's World Cup title. The U.S. plays the Netherlands in the final Sunday in Lyon, France....
23:16, 07/05/2019

Women’s World Cup 2019: Guardian writers give their predictions Which players will impress, who will take home the Golden Boot and – most importantly – who will win the trophy?Louise Taylor England and Germany, with the Lionesses to win. This hinges on England topping group D which is a big if. Should they do so,...
06:16, 06/07/2019

Women's World Cup: Corinne Diacre wants France focused not emotional France just about kept their perfect record at the 2019 Women's World Cup, but Norway made them work for it. France head coach Corinne Diacre has got France winning, but her plan for success is an unusual one....
01:32, 06/13/2019

Soccer: France women beat Thailand 3-0 in World Cup warm-up A late rally from France in the second half helped the women's World Cup hosts to overcome a stiff challenge from Thailand to win 3-0 in a warm-up match in Orleans on Saturday....
12:16, 05/25/2019

Italy v Netherlands: Women's World Cup quarter-final – live! Women’s World Cup updates from Valenciennes, kick-off 2pm (BST)‘You can’t win without gay players,’ says USA’s Megan RapinoeFeel free to email Barry or tweet @bglendenning your thoughts 1.38pm BST 1.10pm BST Italy: Giuliani, Guagni, Gama, Linari, Ba...
05:48, 06/29/2019

Women's World Cup 2019: talking points from the first week of action Fifa’s ticket policy, French sarcasm, colourful supporters and teams making their World Cup debut have grabbed attentionThe word on the street in Nice and Le Havre – well, mainly from the mouths of taxi drivers but they’re usually a decent barometer ...
03:16, 06/14/2019

US women scoff at dynasty talk with different World Cup glory in mind The U.S. Women’s National Team isn’t a dynasty. But it will settle for being dominant — and repeating as World Cup champions. Golden State is a dynasty, with nightly brilliance and annual titles. But the U.S. women are different kinds of warriors, on...
05:00, 06/11/2019

Germany v Sweden: Women's World Cup quarter-final – live! Women’s World Cup updates from Rennes, kick-off 5.30pm BSTNetherlands jump for joy after finishing off Italy to reach semisAnd feel free to email Scott your thoughts 4.38pm BST Germany: Schult, Gwinn, Doorsoun, Hegering, Simon, Dabritz, Dallmann, Mag...
09:00, 06/29/2019

FIFA defends VAR ahead of women's World Cup quarter-finals "FIFA on Wednesday defended its VAR review system, saying referees had reached a 98% accuracy rate in decision-making during the group stage of the women\u0027s World Cup in France."...
10:48, 06/26/2019

US women’s national team kicks off World Cup campaign against Thailand The United States women’s national soccer team is finally kick-starting its World Cup campaign when they hit the field against Thailand on Tuesday – and no one is more excited than their former teammate Heather O’Reilly....
11:48, 06/11/2019

FIFA approves expansion of Women's World Cup to 32 teams in 2023 "FIFA has approved the expansion of the Women\u0027s World Cup from the existing 24 teams to 32 for the 2023 edition and reopened the bidding process for potential hosts."...
13:16, 07/31/2019

Women’s World Cup: Caroline Weir takes inspiration from takeaway art Scotland midfielder with a mural of her on a wall in Dunfermline says ‘the attention we’re getting is a bit mad’There are many reasons to visit the Côte d’Azur, but art surely ranks among the top 10 with the assorted galleries affording tourists plen...
20:16, 06/08/2019

FIFA Women's World Cup: Why Germany has a unique football vocabulary It doesn't feel that way now, but Germans weren't enthusiastic about football in the 19th century. Christoph Marx, a World Cup historian, explains how special terms for soccer were developed to change that....
07:16, 06/07/2019

'You can feel this surge': how France has caught Women's World Cup fever Whether at the stadiums or in front of the television, enthusiasm for the host team is exceeding expectationsFrance has seen a huge surge in enthusiasm for women’s football, with TV viewing figures for the World Cup double what was predicted, nationa...
11:16, 06/16/2019