Lioness Toni Duggan says ‘women’s football isn’t ready for women to be pregnant’

‘I had to tell my manager before my mum’: Lionness Toni Duggan says women’s football ‘isn’t ready’ for pregnant players – revealing she hid her bump and morning sickness from teammates Duggan, 31, who plays for Everton and has 76 caps for the Lionesses, revealed she was expecting her first child with long-term partner Tony … Read more

Prince William pays tribute to Lioness ‘pioneer’ Jill Scott as she retires aged 35

The Duke of Cambridge has congratulated England midfielder Jill Scott on her career after she announced her retirement at the age of 35. Prince William, president of the FA, wrote in a personal tweet: ‘A pioneer of Women’s football and a great team player. ‘@JillScottJS8 congratulations on a wonderful career, it’s been a pleasure to … Read more

Victorious Lionesses beam as they leave their Sheffield hotel after reaching Euro 2022 final 

A little girl whose celebrations after the Lionesses reached the Euro 2022 final went viral says she wants to follow in their footsteps to become a footballer.  Schoolgirl Tess Dolan, eight, was seen partying hard as she celebrated the England women’s historic tournament win. The footage of the girl, from Wakefield, West Yorks, in absolute … Read more

Tokyo Olympics: USA women’s team overcome Holland to make the Tokyo 2020 semi-finals

USA women’s team beat Holland on penalties to land a place in Tokyo 2020’s semi-finals as Sarina Wiegman’s side fail to get revenge for 2019 World Cup Final defeat By Charlotte Daly For Mailonline Published: 09:47 EDT, 30 July 2021 | Updated: 10:10 EDT, 30 July 2021 USA have progressed through to the semi-final of … Read more

Tokyo Olympics: Heartbreak for Great Britain as they lose to Australia in women’s football

Heartbreak for Great Britain as they lose extra time epic to Australia in Olympic football quarter-final with Mary Fowler netting Aussies’ third goal just 82 SECONDS after Caroline Weir’s penalty is saved Great Britain were beaten 4-3 by Australia after extra time in Olympic quarters Australia led through Alanna Kennedy’s opening goal 35 minutes into … Read more

Manchester United Women appoint former Birmingham manager Marc Skinner as boss

Manchester United Women appoint former Birmingham manager Marc Skinner as Casey Stoney’s successor on a two-year deal after he resigned from Orlando Pride role last week Marc Skinner has been named as the new head coach of Man United Women  The 38-year-old resigned from role in charge of US side Orlando Pride last week  His … Read more

England Women to play FIRST EVER competitive match at Wembley since its reopening in 2007

England Women to play FIRST EVER competitive match at Wembley since its reopening in 2007 where they will meet Northern Ireland for their World Cup qualifier in October England Women will play their first ever competitive match at the new Wembley The Lionesses will host Northern Ireland for their World Cup qualifier in October Wembley … Read more

Tokyo Olympics: USA advance to quarter-finals after goalless draw against Australia

USA women progress to the quarter finals at the Tokyo Olympics after the top-ranked struggle during goalless draw against Australia By Associated Press Published: 06:58 EDT, 27 July 2021 | Updated: 06:58 EDT, 27 July 2021 The United States have advanced to the quarter-finals of the women’s football competition after a goalless draw with Australia. … Read more

Tokyo Olympics: Crazy start in Group F of the sees teams score 32 goals in four games

Group F turning out to be a goal fest in the women’s football as Brazil, China, Netherlands and Zambia score 32 goals combined in FOUR matches at the Tokyo Olympics By Kieran Lynch For Mailonline Published: 12:20 EDT, 24 July 2021 | Updated: 12:20 EDT, 24 July 2021 Group F in the women’s football has … Read more

Tokyo Olympics: How to watch the 2021 Games, the opening ceremony and competition guide in full

After being pushed back by a year due to the outbreak of coronavirus, the planet’s largest sporting event, the Olympics, is finally here.  The Tokyo Games officially got underway on Wednesday, with the football and softball opening rounds getting started, as Team GB‘s women’s football team claimed a highly encouraging 2-0 win over Chile.   The … Read more

Bale and Grealish’s football agency appoints Lianne Sanderson to head women’s sports division

Leading agency representing Gareth Bale and Jack Grealish appoints former England star Lianne Sanderson to head their women’s sports division Lianne Sanderson won 50 international caps for England during her career She also represented Arsenal, Chelsea and Juventus in her club career  Forward believes too many female players feel pressurised into signing deal  Her appointment … Read more

Manchester United Women are considering bid from Chelsea for midfielder Lauren James

Manchester United Women are considering bid from Chelsea for midfielder Lauren James with the club eyeing PSV’s Kyah Simon as a possible replacement Man United Women have received a bid from Chelsea to sign Lauren James  James, 19, is a promising midfielder but struggled with injuries last season  United could line up PSV’s Kyah Simon to … Read more