Tag Archives: Women’s football

England 1 Germany 2: Lionesses beaten by last minute goal in front of biggest ever UK women’s football crowd ever

By | 9th November 2019

PHIL NEVILLE’S Lionesses suffered heartbreaking defeat to Germany in front of the biggest ever crowd at a women’s game in this country. A record 77,768 pairs of eyes were on the Lionesses as they sought to pick up a crucial win after a poor run of results since their brilliant World Cup campaign. And forget […]


England boss Neville claims Lionesses must put on ‘best-ever’ show to beat Germany

By | 8th November 2019

PHIL NEVILLE claimed his players must put on their ‘best-ever’ show to overcome Germany — and swerve the circus. The Lionesses are set to break the record attendance for a women’s match in this country, after selling out the 90,000 capacity at Wembley. But England’s boss wants his team — captained by Steph Houghton — […]


Ederson out of Liverpool v Man City, Women’s Champions League draw – live!

By | 8th November 2019

Buildup to Liverpool v Man City in our weekend countdownArsenal face PSG in Women’s Champions League quarter-finalsEmail Gregg here. Tweet @GreggBakowski or post BTL 3.34pm GMT A view on whether City losing Ederson is a game-changer for them:Perhaps or…


How England women could line up against Germany with Neville’s Lionesses set to break attendance record at Wembley

By | 8th November 2019

PHIL NEVILLE says his players must forget the ‘circus’ around them tomorrow and focus on beating Germany. The Lionesses are set to break the record attendance for a women’s match in this country after selling out the 90,000 capacity at Wembley. But the England boss is under pressure for a win after a poor run […]

Cristiano Ronaldo sends entire Portugal U17 women’s team new boots and inspirational letter after win over Latvia

By | 28th October 2019

SUPERSTAR Cristiano Ronaldo has generously sent boots to the entire Portuguese women’s Under-17 side – urging them to go and achieve their dreams. The 34-year-old rewarded the team after they defeated Latvia 4-0 to qualify for the elite round of Euro 2020 qualification. Ronaldo is already a Portuguese hero, having played a talismanic role in […]

Women’s Super League: talking points from the weekend’s action

By | 28th October 2019

City looked out of ideas without Walsh, Graham was lethal for Spurs and has the tide turned for struggling Birmingham?The battle of the champions and last season’s runners-up was always going to be a tight affair and the game was won in midfield, where…

England ace Lucy Staniforth spurred on by death of her brother after drug overdose 18 years ago

By | 25th October 2019

LUCY STANIFORTH has revealed every time she kicks a ball she is playing for her brother who died of a drug overdose 18-years ago. Thomas Staniforth was a promising footballer on the books at Sheffield Wednesday but died in 2001 aged just 20 after taking ecstasy on a night out in York. And England international […]

Debinha’s free-kick spurs Courage past Reign and into NWSL final

By | 20th October 2019

North Carolina beat Reign FC 4-1 in extra-timeCourage will play Thorns or Red Stars in finalDebinha scored a free kick in extra-time to put her team in the lead, and the North Carolina Courage went on to defeat Reign FC 4-1 in extra time on Sunday to a…

Chelsea boss Emma Hayes says scrap the Continental Cup and ‘make one f**king league’

By | 18th October 2019

EMMA HAYES has slammed the Continental Cup for damaging the growth of the Women’s Super League. The Blues boss didn’t hold back after finding out that her team will go five weeks without a home game after beating Arsenal on Sunday. Chelsea came from behind at Kingsmeadow to end the Gunners perfect start to the […]

England v Brazil: women’s international football friendly – live!

By | 5th October 2019

Updates from the 12.45pm BST kick-offWorld-beating women inspiring us, says Phil NevilleAnd you can email Will here or tweet him here 11.53am BST Will will be here shortly. In the meantime, here’s Phil Neville:Phil Neville has praised the solidarity th…