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How Argentina’s women took on blatant sexism to reach the World Cup

The team were so underfunded they did not play at all between 2015 and 2017 but next take on England in France on FridayArgentina had just drawn 0-0 against Japan at Parc des Princes in Paris on Monday, yet the players collapsed in joy as i...

How Argentina’s women took on blatant sexism to reach the World Cup

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15:32 2019-06-22

Dutch reach first Women's World Cup final, will face US 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 ...
21:16 2019-07-03

England beats Norway 3-0 to reach Women’s World Cup semis LE HAVRE, France (AP) — Lucy Bronze helped set up the first two goals before completing England’s 3-0 victory over Norway with a powerful shot ...
18:48 2019-06-27

Women's World Cup: Groenen the heroine as Netherlands outlast Sweden to reach final A solitary strike by Jackie Groenen sent the Netherlands into the World Cup final at the expense of Sweden after an attritional affair in Lyon. Holde...
19:00 2019-07-03

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14:16 2019-06-20

Two-time champion Germany becomes first team to reach Women's World Cup quarterfinals Germany beat African champion Nigeria 3-0 in the first knockout game, while Norway and Australia needed extra time to decide their match.  ...
18:48 2019-06-22

France defeats Brazil in extra time to reach Women's World Cup quarterfinals France won an extra-time Round of 16 game against Brazil, setting up a Women's World Cup quarterfinal against the winner of Monday's Spain-...
20:32 2019-06-23

Netherlands blank Italy, Sweden upsets Germany to reach Women's World Cup semifinals Sweden stunned two-time Women's World Cup champion Germany and will take on the Netherlands, who reached their first semifinal, on Wednesday. &...
20:16 2019-06-29

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18:00 2019-07-02

Women's World Cup: Brazil beat Italy to reach last-16 as Marta breaks goal record A late penalty from legend Marta saw Brazil a narrow 1-0 win over Italy to secure progress into the last 16 of the Women's World Cup and earned her p...
19:32 2019-06-18

Netherlands reach Women's World Cup final as Jackie Groenen extra-time strike sees off Sweden The European champions will meet the reigning champions in Sunday's World Cup Final after the Netherlands beat Sweden 1-0 to set-up a clash with the ...
17:48 2019-07-03

Alexa, why does the brave new world of AI have all the sexism of the old one? Virtual assistants such as Google Home and Siri only encourage the attitude that women exist merely to aid men in getting on with more important thin...
12:48 2019-05-22

Opinion: USWNT's Alex Morgan points out glaring sexism surrounding World Cup celebrations USWNT's Alex Morgan discusses double standard over women's World Cup celebrations, while pointing out male athletes are "grabbing their (ge...
15:01 2019-07-05

| USA edge England to reach women's SWC final Alex Morgan scored what proved to be the winner as holders the United States claimed a dramatic victory over England in their women's Soccer World Cu...
03:16 2019-07-03

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14:48 2019-06-05

Women still struggle to find a job, let alone reach the top: new UN report calls for 'quantum leap' Women’s job opportunities have barely improved since the early 1990s, UN labour experts said on Thursday, warning that female workers are still penal...
12:48 2019-05-21

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03:48 2019-07-03

World population to reach 9.7 billion by 2050 — UN The United Nations predicts that half of this growth will take place in only nine countries, as the world is getting older overall. India is projecte...
21:32 2019-06-17

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.    &#...
14:48 2019-07-10

Sweden upset Germany to reach World Cup semis Sweden ended Germany's hopes of a third women's World Cup win, coming from behind for a surprise 2-1 quarter-final victory on Saturday thanks to goal...
16:48 2019-06-29

England reach World Cup last 16 with hard-fought win over Argentina Jodie Taylor jogged a few memories with a criticism deflecting goal as England guaranteed themselves a place in the knock-out stages on a clear Norma...
17:48 2019-06-14

| New Zealand stun India, reach World Cup final A dramatic fightback led by Ravindra Jadeja was not enough for India as New Zealand held their nerve to book their place in the 2019 Cricket World Cu...
13:32 2019-07-10

Russia, Canada reach world championship semis Ice hockey heavyweights Russia and Canada reached the world championship semi-finals on Thursday after thrilling wins, with holders Sweden in action ...
14:48 2019-05-23

World Cup parade live stream: USWNT celebrates 2019 Women's World Cup championship USWNT won its fourth World Cup title July 7 — and Wednesday it will celebrate in style with a ticker tape parade in New York. Follow for update...
08:32 2019-07-10

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 o...
17:32 2019-06-13

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...
23:48 2019-06-19

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. ...
16:16 2019-06-14

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 ...
10:32 2019-05-29

US Blames Iran For "Blatant Assault" On Oil Tankers In Middle East The perilous contest between the United States and Iran for influence in the Middle East escalated dramatically on Thursday as two tankers were targe...
22:32 2019-06-13

London mayor condemns Trump's 'blatant unashamed racism' London Mayor Sadiq Khan stood up for Rep. Ilhan Omar and the rest of "The Squad" as he joined dozens of British politicians in condemning US Presiden...
09:32 2019-07-18

Netherlands reach first World Cup final with extra-time rocket A long-range strike from Jackie Groenen sent European Champions the Netherlands into their first women's World Cup final as they edged Sweden 1-0 aft...
01:32 2019-07-04

Ice hockey: Canada and Finland reach world championship final Canada reached their fourth world championship final in the last five tournaments with a 5-1 rout of the Czech Republic and Finland joined them with ...
20:16 2019-05-25

England reach Cricket World Cup semi-finals with 119-run win over New Zealand England – finally, thrillingly, agonisingly – have secured their first Cricket World Cup semi-final spot since 1992. It will be at Edgbaston, where t...
06:16 2019-07-04

‘Wanton destruction’ in Sudan’s Darfur region, ‘blatant violation’ of international law The looting and destruction of UN food relief agency premises and property in Sudan, has prompted the UN-African Union mission in Darfur (UNAMID) and...
13:32 2019-06-27

British politicians condemn Donald Trump for 'blatant, unashamed racism' Dozens of British politicians condemned U.S. President Donald Trump's comments that certain Democratic congresswomen should "go back" to the "crime i...
10:48 2019-07-18

Pompeo accuses Iran of spreading ‘blatant disinformation’ on downing of drone Secretary of State Mike Pompeo headed to the Middle East on Sunday to try to build a “global coalition” against Iran after it shot down a U.S. drone ...
15:48 2019-06-23

Cricket World Cup: Pakistan need a miracle to reach semi-finals - Sarfaraz Pakistan will give it their all against Bangladesh despite needing "a miracle" to qualify for the World Cup semi-finals, says captain Sarfaraz Ahmed....
21:32 2019-07-04

USWNT survives Megan Rapinoe absence to reach World Cup final Megan Rapinoe’s absence did not stop the United States’ World Cup juggernaut. It was not without drama, however, as the Americans survive...
18:16 2019-07-02

20-foot Florida python ‘Ginormica’ could reach world-record size, zoo says A 200-pound reticulated python at a Florida zoo already stretches over 20 feet long -- but the massive reptile is still slithering toward world-recor...
13:32 2019-07-17

England thrash Australia to reach their fourth Cricket World Cup final • England hammer Australia by eight wickets• Australia reduced to 14-3 at one point as England dominate• Latest reaction as England go into Cricket W...
15:48 2019-07-11

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...
17:32 2019-07-18

England face tense occasion to reach Cricket World Cup semi-finals • Win against New Zealand guarantees semi-final place• England not beaten Black Caps in tournament since 1983This is the most important white-ball cr...
09:48 2019-07-02

Marta becomes record scorer at World Cup finals as Brazil beat Italy to reach last 16 Marta becomes the record goalscorer at World Cup finals as her 17th goal gives Brazil victory over Italy in Group C and a place in the last 16 in Fra...
20:16 2019-06-19

England thrash Australia to reach Cricket World Cup 2019 final vs New Zealand It is England who will face New Zealand in Sunday's Cricket World Cup final at Lord's, thus guaranteeing the tournament its sixth different winner, a...
15:16 2019-07-11

Vanderbilt rallies past Louisville to reach College World Series finals Vanderbilt will face Michigan in the best-of-three championship series after scoring two runs in the ninth to eliminate Louisville.   ...
00:48 2019-06-22

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02:16 2019-06-18

Grayson Allen ejected for two blatant flagrant fouls - reminiscent of his Duke tripping days Perhaps best-known for his perceived dirty play at Duke, Grizzlies guard Grayson Allen was ejected during a summer league game Thursday.  ...
16:16 2019-07-12

Australia reach Netball World Cup final after narrow victory over South Africa in semis Australia coach Lisa Alexander denied charges of complacency after her team edged their way into the Netball World Cup final with a 55-53 win over So...
09:32 2019-07-20

200-pound Florida python named 'Ginormica' could reach world-record size, zoo official says A 200-pound reticulated python at a Florida zoo already stretches over 20 feet long – but the massive reptile is still slithering toward world-record...
14:00 2019-07-16

G20: world leaders urge Trump and Xi to reach a trade deal or risk global economy Financial markets fall amid growing fears that talks in Osaka will fail to break logjamDonald Trump and Xi Jinping have been urged to reach a trade d...
10:16 2019-06-28

Grayson Allen ejected for two blatant flagrant fouls — reminiscent of his Duke tripping days Perhaps best-known for his perceived dirty play at Duke, Grizzlies guard Grayson Allen was ejected during a summer league game Thursday.  ...
20:00 2019-07-12

Racism, sexism, Nazi economics: Estonia's far right in power Until recently seen as a model nation, Estonia’s politics are turning darkerA shadowy “deep state” secretly runs the country. A smart immigration pol...
08:48 2019-05-21

Which is the most hayfever-prone city – and is 'botanical sexism' to blame? Allergy sufferers from Tokyo to London are struggling as pollen levels surge in cities, possibly due to a preference for male treesIn 2016, Melbourne...
08:16 2019-07-01

Sex-toy company alleges 'sexism' and 'censorship' in lawsuit over blocked NYC subway ads A startup company that manufactures sex toys for women filed a lawsuit Tuesday against the operator of New York City's subway system, accusing the st...
04:48 2019-06-19

Sexism in dictionaries: why are 'hussy, baggage and filly' still used to describe a woman? From the Oxford English Dictionary to Google’s own, the synonyms given for woman are shockingly derogatory – while the entries for ‘man’ are almost u...
13:32 2019-07-03

AI assistants like Siri and Alexa spread sexism, UN study reveals Voice-activated personal assistants like Amazon’s Alexa and Apple’s Siri are reinforcing and spreading sexism, according to a recent Unit...
01:16 2019-05-22

Ex-students say John Jay College, professors created a ‘cesspool of sexism’ Two former students are suing John Jay College of Criminal Justice and four professors, saying they created a “cesspool of sexism, misogyny, sexual h...
03:16 2019-06-11

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16:49 2019-06-27

A Facebook group for border agents was rife with racism and sexism. Now DHS is investigating. Some of the posts, using edited images, depicted Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez in sexually explicit ways. Federal officials called the posts “disturbing” ...
12:32 2019-07-02

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06:48 2019-07-07

Racing trailblazer Janet Guthrie reflects on Indy 500 and sexism in motor sports ESPN's latest 30 for 30 film tackles the story of Janet Guthrie, the first woman to compete in the Indianapolis 500 and the Daytona 500.  ...
08:16 2019-05-26

Mississippi gubernatorial candidate stands by refusal to allow female reporter to interview him alone, which she says is 'sexism' A Mississippi Republican gubernatorial candidate on Thursday stood by his decision to deny a female reporter's request to accompany him on a campaign...
14:16 2019-07-11

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00:48 2019-05-22

Mississippi GOP candidate responds to 'sexism' claims, says public can 'perceive' things when man alone with female reporter A Mississippi gubernatorial candidate responded to sexism claims from a female reporter who he informed couldn't shadow him unless another person acc...
00:32 2019-07-12

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 Ch...
13:00 2019-06-13

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19:16 2019-06-04

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17:16 2019-07-07

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21:01 2019-06-18

‘Racism and sexism are no laughing matter’: LPGA players blast Hank Haney for offensive comments Haney, who gained renown for his work with Tiger Woods, apologized for saying on a radio show that he "couldn't name" six LPGA players and joking tha...
03:48 2019-05-30

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08:00 2019-06-07

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 y...
01:00 2019-06-28

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17:48 2019-05-28

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 Ame...
11:32 2019-06-28

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11:32 2019-07-07

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06:32 2019-07-11

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11:32 2019-05-21

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09:32 2019-06-17

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14:48 2019-06-05

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20:16 2019-05-25

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 wil...
09:16 2019-06-04

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20:16 2019-06-10

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03:32 2019-06-20

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16:48 2019-06-11

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20:32 2019-06-20

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09:32 2019-06-22

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 Neth...
12:48 2019-07-07

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18:16 2019-07-08

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05:00 2019-05-28

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09:32 2019-06-15

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 al...
10:48 2019-07-07

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19:00 2019-07-03

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 coun...
08:48 2019-06-08

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15:32 2019-05-24

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13:48 2019-05-27

USA v Sweden: Women's World Cup 2019 – live! USA and Sweden meet in Le Havre for top spot in Group FTweet Tom at @tom_lutz or email him with your thoughtsHope Solo: why I called Sweden cowards 8...
15:32 2019-06-20

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 ...
12:48 2019-05-21

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 advi...
07:48 2019-06-08

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.     ...
01:16 2019-06-13

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15:00 2019-06-28

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12:48 2019-07-06

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07:32 2019-06-06

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...
12:00 2019-05-22

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 te...
19:00 2019-07-02

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04:48 2019-06-06

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01:32 2019-06-23

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 Wo...
21:32 2019-06-05

USA v Netherlands: Women's World Cup final – live! Hope Solo: players can’t kid themselves the final is a normal gameEmail Beau with your thoughts or tweet @duresport 3.06pm BST Fox informs us that th...
10:32 2019-07-07

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18:32 2019-06-07

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 ...
13:48 2019-07-08

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...
19:48 2019-06-07

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 o...
14:48 2019-06-12

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 ...
09:48 2019-07-08

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 6.39pm BST VAR check! The officials check to se...
13:48 2019-06-16

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 ...
20:32 2019-06-13

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 ...
02:32 2019-06-07

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 t...
13:16 2019-07-03

France 2-1 Norway: Women's World Cup – as it happened A controversial VAR penalty helped France maintain their 100% record in Group ALe Sommer penalty spares Renard’s blushesGolden boot standings: the to...
19:48 2019-06-12

Women's World Cup 2019: The most important in history The eighth edition of the Women's World Cup has been described as the most important in history. Kicking off in Paris on Friday, the tournament certa...
04:48 2019-06-07

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 to...
17:16 2019-06-04

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...
23:16 2019-07-07

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 throug...
07:48 2019-07-09

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 ...
06:48 2019-07-05

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...
23:32 2019-07-07

Women's World Cup: Germany vs Sweden live Germany are one game away from a World Cup semifinal against either Italy or the Netherlands. Martina Voss-Tecklenburg's side has impressed, but can ...
13:32 2019-06-29

How to Watch the Women’s World Cup Parade in New York The U.S. women’s soccer team is being celebrated with a ticker-tape parade. Follow the route through the Canyon of Heroes, and stay tuned for updates...
08:32 2019-07-10

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 r...
23:48 2019-06-08

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 thro...
11:48 2019-07-10

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 ba...
18:32 2019-06-09

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 fin...
10:48 2019-06-20

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 9.36pm BST...
16:48 2019-06-22

5 players to watch at the Women's World Cup With the World Cup kicking off this week, here are five players to watch: USA's Alex Morgan, Canada's Christine Sinclair, Brazil's Mar...
04:16 2019-06-04

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: US...
15:32 2019-06-11

New Zealand 0-1 Netherlands: Women's World Cup 2019 – as it happened Jill Roord broke New Zealand’s resistance with a late header in Le HavreEngland will go far if we can repeat first half, says Bronze 4.19pm BST I’ll ...
15:32 2019-06-11

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 ...
10:16 2019-06-07

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 C...
21:00 2019-07-03

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...
15:32 2019-07-15

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 fr...
00:16 2019-06-15

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...
22:48 2019-05-27

Women’s World Cup Live Updates: USA vs. Thailand Score Live updates and analysis from the United States women's soccer team's first World Cup game, against Thailand, from Times reporters at Tuesday's matc...
15:32 2019-06-11

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 themselve...
13:32 2019-07-17

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 Gua...
08:32 2019-05-28

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 kic...
02:01 2019-07-03

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...
16:32 2019-07-03

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 be...
15:01 2019-07-15

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 W...
12:48 2019-07-03

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 Frida...
19:16 2019-06-14

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...
17:48 2019-06-29

Canada 2-0 New Zealand: Women's World Cup 2019 – as it happened Jessie Fleming and Nichelle Prince gave Canada an emphatic victory in Grenoble which ensured they qualified for the last 16 with a game to spare 9.57...
17:16 2019-06-15

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 fi...
22:16 2019-06-07

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....
02:48 2019-06-08

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...
06:48 2019-07-01

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_Burnto...
13:00 2019-06-12

Germany v China: Women's World Cup 2019 – live! Women’s World Cup updates from Rennes, kick-off 2pm BSTNikita Parris: ‘It’s an exciting time for English football’Feel free to email Ben or tweet @Be...
10:16 2019-06-08

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 opposi...
16:00 2019-06-12

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 co...
12:16 2019-06-08

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 @benfi...
15:00 2019-06-08

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 ...
12:32 2019-06-22

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, Ste...
10:32 2019-07-05

Brazil 3-0 Jamaica: Women's World Cup 2019 - as it happened A brilliant hat-trick from Cristiane gave Brazil a convincing 3-0 victory in their first World Cup game against Jamaica 5.54pm BST Related: Cristian...
14:48 2019-06-09

England 2-1 Scotland: Women's World Cup 2019 – as it happened England got off to a winning start as they survived a second-half rally by Scotland to claim three points in their World Cup opener 7.10pm BST I’ll l...
14:48 2019-06-09

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 ...
23:00 2019-06-27

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 7.4...
14:48 2019-06-13

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 7.43pm BST Al...
14:48 2019-06-13

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...
14:32 2019-06-13

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...
07:16 2019-05-23

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 er...
18:16 2019-05-26

Women's World Cup 2019 team guide No 1: France Corinne Diacre has a very strong squad at her disposal but can they cope with the pressure on home soil?This article is part of the Guardian’s 2019 W...
04:32 2019-05-27

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 ...
15:16 2019-07-05

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 ...
10:32 2019-06-14

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 2...
15:48 2019-07-05

England v Argentina: Women's World Cup 2019 – live! Women’s World Cup updates from the 8pm BST kick-offEngland’s Phil Neville explains the tactics he usesAnd feel free to email Simon or tweet @Simon_Bu...
14:32 2019-06-14

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 Wildc...
02:16 2019-05-25

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 Americ...
20:48 2019-06-11

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 Fra...
12:00 2019-05-22

Sunday’s US win most-watched Women’s World Cup group match LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Americans’ 3-0 win over Chile set a record for the most-watched group-stage Women’s World Cup match on U.S. Englis...
19:48 2019-06-17

Canada v Cameroon: Women's World Cup 2019 – live! Keep up with all the action from the 8pm BST matchWomen’s World Cup team guides: Canada and CameroonFeel free to email Ben or to tweet: @benfisherj 9...
16:32 2019-06-10

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 c...
20:16 2019-06-30

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...
00:32 2019-07-04

Jamaica v Italy: Women's World Cup 2019 – live! Women’s World Cup updates from the 5pm BST kick-off in ReimsWomen’s World Cup: talking points from week oneGet in touch! Email Will or tweet @Will_Un...
12:16 2019-06-14

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 pack...
18:48 2019-07-02

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 ...
15:16 2019-07-05

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 ...
06:16 2019-07-04

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 Americ...
09:32 2019-06-12

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 eithe...
13:48 2019-05-25

| 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 befo...
08:32 2019-06-08

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 @KieranPender 11.20am BST The Matild...
06:32 2019-06-09

Sweden v Thailand: Women's World Cup 2019 – live! Email Beau with your thoughts or tweet @duresportThailand look to recover after record defeat to USA 2.05pm BST 5 min: Phancha fouls Hurtig and immed...
09:16 2019-06-16

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...
12:32 2019-06-04

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 tr...
20:32 2019-06-20

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 ...
11:16 2019-06-05

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 d...
12:48 2019-07-08

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 disapp...
05:16 2019-06-21

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 ca...
10:32 2019-06-18

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 wat...
10:16 2019-06-28

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 Tuesda...
11:00 2019-06-28

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 ...
16:32 2019-06-20

France v USA: Women's World Cup quarter-final – live! Winners will play England in Tuesday’s semi-finalEmail Beau with your thoughts or tweet @duresport 7.37pm BST Red, white and blue! I lost the tweet t...
14:48 2019-06-28

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.  ...
03:32 2019-07-07

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...
18:48 2019-07-09

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 ...
15:32 2019-06-06

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 30C heat of a June evening but there was a definite sense of deja vu ...
15:48 2019-07-06

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...
15:32 2019-07-06

Women's World Cup 2019 team guide No 16: Japan Asako Takakura’s side are not as strong as when they won it in 2011 and quite goal-shy so struggle when they go behindThis article is part of the Gua...
10:48 2019-06-03

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 G...
05:48 2019-05-31

Jamaica v Australia: Women's World Cup 2019 – live! Plus updates from Italy v Brazil, Group C decidersDavid Squires on … the World Cup, goals and good old VARAny thoughts? Email or tweet @KieranPender ...
15:32 2019-06-18

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 Guardi...
07:48 2019-06-05

U.S. wins Women’s World Cup title with 2-0 defeat of Netherlands The United States won the Women’s World Cup for a record fourth time overall. It caps a dominant showing, whose performance in France sparked larger ...
15:32 2019-07-07

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-breakin...
02:16 2019-07-08

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 @bglenden...
14:48 2019-06-19

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...
14:48 2019-06-19

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 Neth...
02:32 2019-07-08

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 Sund...
02:32 2019-07-08

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 Wo...
05:00 2019-06-04

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 roun...
19:16 2019-06-27

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 ho...
15:00 2019-06-20

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 th...
19:48 2019-06-27

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 w...
19:48 2019-06-27

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...
05:00 2019-06-13

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 th...
19:48 2019-06-27

‘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 Sheffie...
23:32 2019-06-04

'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...
00:32 2019-06-04

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 h...
01:16 2019-06-19

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. &...
22:48 2019-05-30

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...
17:16 2019-07-09

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 U.S. won, pulled in significantly better ratings in the U.S. than the 2018 men's f...
16:00 2019-07-08

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 hole...
23:16 2019-07-07

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 ...
12:32 2019-07-06

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...
15:32 2019-06-22

Women's World Cup 2019 team guide No 11: Brazil Marta is set to play in her last World Cup but this squad has fallen behind the best teams in the worldThis article is part of the Guardian’s 2019 Wo...
15:32 2019-06-01

Women's World Cup 2019 team guide No 12: Jamaica The Reggae Girlz – led by 2018 Guardian Footballer of the Year Khadija ‘Bunny’ Shaw – have made history just by reaching the tournament This article ...
07:48 2019-06-01

Argentina v Japan: Women's World Cup 2019 – live! Keep up with all the action from 5pm BST matchWomen’s World Cup team guides: Argentina and JapanFeel free to email Jacob or to tweet: @JacobSteinberg...
11:32 2019-06-10

Women's World Cup 2019 team guide No 14: Argentina It’s been 12 years since Argentina’s last World Cup, the team were disbanded not all that long ago, and they enter the tournament short of preparatio...
10:48 2019-06-02

Women's World Cup 2019 team guide No 5: Germany Two-time winners Germany are in a period of transition – will there be a return to former glories or another early exit?This article is part of the G...
04:16 2019-05-29

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...
18:16 2019-06-21

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 Kir...
04:32 2019-05-29

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 o...
23:32 2019-07-08

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 ...
15:00 2019-06-21

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."...
14:48 2019-07-09

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 play...
07:16 2019-06-17

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.  &#...
18:16 2019-06-06

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 Neth...
12:48 2019-07-06

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 201...
06:32 2019-06-06

Women's World Cup 2019 team guide No 24: Sweden Sweden won their qualifying group in style but have struggled in attack since and will need Kosovare Asllani to be at her bestThis article is part of...
08:00 2019-06-07

Women’s World Cup: Blowout backlash makes US a tricky bet 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 respe...
10:32 2019-06-16

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...
08:16 2019-05-31

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 Wo...
10:48 2019-07-08

England Women lose to New Zealand in final World Cup warm-up • England 0-1 New Zealand• Phil Neville frustrated by Lionesses’ lack of cutting edgeLucy Bronze insisted: “It’s good to feel the disappointment, so ...
14:32 2019-06-01

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 to victor...
20:48 2019-06-19

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...
20:16 2019-05-25

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, whi...
18:48 2019-07-09

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@theguard...
14:48 2019-07-02

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 los...
12:48 2019-06-27

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 ...
14:16 2019-06-27

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 MatildasIn a city in northern France built on the twin in...
09:48 2019-06-09

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, he claimed he would “love” to be a Scotland player facing his Lionesses but Eng...
14:48 2019-06-09

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 gen...
06:16 2019-06-11

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...
05:48 2019-06-01

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 ...
08:16 2019-06-04

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 Valencienne...
19:16 2019-06-12

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 glo...
17:48 2019-06-12

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 a...
22:16 2019-06-15

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...
05:00 2019-06-13

Norway's Saevik juggling studies and sport at women's World Cup When Norway's Karina Saevik is not busy training or helping her country progress at the women's World Cup, she can be found with her head buried in b...
20:16 2019-06-21

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 dynas...
03:32 2019-06-11

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....
08:00 2019-06-10

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 pa...
16:48 2019-07-08

Sublime USA demolish Thailand 13-0 on historic night in Women's World Cup "World Cup, Stade Auguste Delaune – USA 13 (Morgan 12’ 53’ 74’ 81’ 87’, Lavelle 20’ 56’, Horan 32’, Mewis 50’ 54’, Rapinoe 79’, Pugh 85’, Lloyd 90’) ...
17:00 2019-06-11

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 t...
22:16 2019-06-23

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 Group D on FridayKim Little has said she felt Scotland showed s...
11:32 2019-06-10

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 det...
18:48 2019-07-02

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...
18:16 2019-06-10

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 Worl...
02:48 2019-07-04

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 L...
16:32 2019-06-10

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 s...
19:48 2019-06-11

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 negle...
16:00 2019-06-21

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. Th...
13:48 2019-06-23

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, wh...
20:48 2019-06-10

Women's World Cup final draws 14.3 mln U.S. viewers, but misses record More than 14 million Americans watched on television as the U.S. women's soccer team clinched their fourth World Cup title, broadcaster Fox said on M...
21:00 2019-07-08

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 p...
14:48 2019-06-12

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 ma...
20:16 2019-05-25

Victorious US Women's World Cup team headed home The US women's soccer team is headed home following their 2-0 World Cup final win over the Netherlands. Tired, but elated, team members left the...
12:48 2019-07-08

Nigeria 2-0 South Korea: Women's World Cup 2019 – as it happened Asisat Oshoala helped to give Nigeria their first win of the tournament and boosted their hopes of making the knockout stagesGolden boot standings: F...
13:00 2019-06-12

A Hectic Round Of 16 Will Separate The Women's World Cup Contenders From The Pretenders After 36 group stage matches, and seemingly triple that number of VAR headaches, the Women’s World Cup is getting into the good shit. Gone are the ei...
18:00 2019-06-21

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 Natio...
12:48 2019-07-08

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 crit...
05:48 2019-06-12

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 – ...
16:32 2019-06-11

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 ...
20:32 2019-06-22

The England triumph of 2009 that will fire their Women’s World Cup hopes Four members of Phil Neville’s squad won the Under-19 Euros 10 years ago. They believe that could prove crucial in FranceLucy Bronze recalls a goal f...
10:48 2019-06-03

Soccer: Relaxed Japan hoping to peak at women's World Cup A fun and relaxed atmosphere prevailed at Japan's training camp on Wednesday as Asako Takakura's team began their final preparations for the women's ...
07:16 2019-05-23

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 ...
09:16 2019-05-29

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. ...
17:48 2019-06-17

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...
21:32 2019-06-17

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 t...
13:32 2019-07-07

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 ...
10:32 2019-06-18

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 though...
12:32 2019-07-06

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 Champi...
10:32 2019-06-18

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 ...
23:32 2019-06-06

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 ...
12:16 2019-05-21

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 th...
13:48 2019-05-27

'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...
13:16 2019-06-18

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 K...
19:16 2019-06-07

Fifa’s Gianni Infantino wants 32-team Women’s World Cup for 2023 • President calls for increase from 24 in current tournament• Infantino also proposes doubling prize money to £48mGianni Infantino wants to expand th...
15:16 2019-07-05

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,...
14:32 2019-06-07

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.        ...
22:16 2019-06-06

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, mi...
12:00 2019-05-22

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 ...
09:48 2019-06-29

Germany 1-2 Sweden: Women's World Cup quarter-final – as it happened Sweden came from behind to beat Germany for the first time in 24 years and make the semi-finals. 7.52pm BST Congratulations to Sweden, whose dream of...
03:16 2019-06-30

'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 enthusia...
19:16 2019-06-16

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 wo...
19:32 2019-06-06

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...
18:32 2019-06-07

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 ...
20:48 2019-06-28

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....
19:16 2019-06-14

'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, ...
04:48 2019-07-06

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: ...
22:16 2019-06-06

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, 20...
20:48 2019-07-10

Women's World Cup: South Africa vs. Germany LIVE build-up 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 agai...
11:16 2019-06-17

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...
19:32 2019-06-29

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...
11:48 2019-07-17

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 t...
09:16 2019-06-06

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 t...
16:16 2019-07-07

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 yo...
14:32 2019-06-07

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 w...
17:16 2019-06-27

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...
10:16 2019-05-21

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...
00:32 2019-05-27

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 fina...
05:16 2019-07-06

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....
16:00 2019-07-12

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, wi...
08:00 2019-06-07

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 th...
08:00 2019-06-07

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 on...
05:48 2019-07-10

'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 ...
15:32 2019-06-27

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 sp...
15:00 2019-06-08

Women’s World Cup game-changing moments No 2: Denmark in 1971 A hat-trick by 15-year-old Susanne Augustesen saw the Danes beat hosts Mexico in the final in front of 100,000 fans at the Azteca Stadium In 1968 Mex...
08:16 2019-06-13

Norway v England: Women's World Cup quarter-final – live! Women’s World Cup quarter-final updates, 8pm BST kick-offGolden Boot: check out the latest standingsAnd you can email Barry here or tweet him here 8....
15:32 2019-06-27

France-U.S. showdown in Paris cauldron keeps women's World Cup burning High stakes, high heat, high turn-out and high expectations -- the U.S. women's soccer team have declared themselves ready for a high-profile women's...
15:16 2019-06-27

Women’s World Cup: Americans don’t intend to leave trophy in France The United States women’s national soccer team say they are not defending their World Cup trophy. Instead, they are on the attack for another one – a...
17:48 2019-06-04

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. ...
10:00 2019-05-27

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 Nic...
07:48 2019-06-14

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 ho...
11:00 2019-06-07

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 Engla...
15:16 2019-07-01

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 ...
15:00 2019-06-08

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:...
02:32 2019-06-07

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 C...
21:16 2019-06-08

Women's World Cup 2019 team guide No 8: South Africa Banyana Banyana are on the rise but a tough group means a long stay at the tournament may be beyond their reachThis article is part of the Guardian’s...
11:16 2019-05-30

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 popula...
16:32 2019-06-10

USA vs Netherlands live stream: how to watch Women's World Cup 2019 final from anywhere After four weeks and 51 matches, we're finally about to reach the final of what has been an absorbing 2019 Women's World Cup - inspiring mi...
12:16 2019-07-06

American-born goalkeeper, 19, steps into spotlight for Jamaica during Women's World Cup Jamaica might have gotten shut out in their first Women’s World Cup match Sunday against one of the best squads in the world in Brazil, but it was th...
08:48 2019-06-10

He worked security for the U.S. women, then chased a world title with the paralympic team Seth Jahn wrapped up a stint on the women's national team’s security detail before playing for the U.S. national paralympic squad at a tournament for...
19:48 2019-07-14

Matildas delivered blow on eve of Women's World Cup with Laura Alleway ruled out Defender sustains suspected fractured footMatildas left with no back-up centre-backAustralia’s preparation for the Women’s World Cup has suffered an ...
19:32 2019-06-06

Opinion: Women's World Cup soccer still gets second-class treatment from FIFA Global soccer leader FIFA says it cares about development of the women's game, but even with the World Cup approaching, the women are still gett...
18:16 2019-05-24

Women's World Cup: Nigerian female footballers kicking against lack of support The national team are ready for the Women's World Cup but footballers in Nigeria still face a battle for recognition, both financially and at home. N...
06:32 2019-06-07

Women’s World Cup misses the mark with patronizing ‘Dare to Shine’ slogan The women contesting the 2019 World Cup are unrelenting and unapologetic in pursuit of greatness — and are no different than champions in other sport...
17:48 2019-06-07

Women's World Cup final draws 14.3 million U.S. viewers, but misses record More than 14 million Americans watched on television as the U.S. women's soccer team clinched their fourth World Cup title, broadcaster Fox said on M...
19:00 2019-07-08

Indra Nooyi Urges Fans To Watch ICC Women's T20 World Cup Final The World Cup will be hosted by Australia and the semi-finals and final of the tournament will be played at Sydney Cricket Ground and Melbourne Crick...
05:00 2019-06-19

Netherlands v Sweden: Women's World Cup 2019, semi-final – live! Updates from the 8pm BST kick-off at the Stade de LyonExciting Netherlands side have grown into the World CupStina Blackstenius: Sweden striker who c...
16:32 2019-07-03

Players hear of match-fixing risks ahead of Women's World Cup Norway's preparations for the Women's World Cup in France took a turn last week when the players were given a presentation about what to do if they a...
09:16 2019-05-29

Women’s World Cup 2019: Guardian writers pick their highs and lows From kindly taxi drivers to the great goals, games and Megan Rapinoe, our writers tell all about their month in FranceMatch of the tournament England...
16:32 2019-07-08

Soccer: Lyon women inspire France in perfect World Cup opener As expected, the Olympique Lyonnais women carried France to a comprehensive 4-0 win against South Korea in their World Cup opening game on Friday, se...
10:16 2019-06-08

Visa expands women's soccer effort ahead of World Cup Visa will be the presenting sponsor of the player of the match award at the Women's World Cup in France, agreed to a five-year sponsorship with ...
09:32 2019-05-30

Women’s World Cup final delivers viewers for Fox, despite early start time The overnight audience for the Women's World Cup final between the United States and the Netherlands was down from 2015's primetime telecast but up f...
12:48 2019-07-08

Hassan breaks women's mile world record, GB's Muir sets new PB "Sifan Hassan of the Netherlands broke the 23-year-old women’s mile world record on Friday when she clocked four minutes 12.33 seconds in a race dedi...
20:16 2019-07-12

Watch: USA celebrates Women's World Cup with dressing room dancing, singing The United States Women's National Team celebrated its 2019 FIFA Women's World Cup title with dance parties and a sing-a-long to Queen's "We Are the ...
12:32 2019-07-08

Apurvi Chandela Wins Year's Second Women's 10m Air Rifle World Cup Gold It was a neck-and-neck battle between Apurvi and Wang, where the Apurvi Chandela was just 0.1 ahead as she shot a 10.4 to Wang's 10.3 to clinch the i...
17:32 2019-05-26

Groundbreaking World War II unit of black women honored decades after their service A documentary by a Wisconsin filmmaker shines a spotlight on a little-known groundbreaking all-female African American World War II postal unit. ...
11:32 2019-05-26

Cristiane hat-trick gives Brazil perfect start to Women's World Cup campaign Brazil’s Cristiane scored a hat-trick as the former finalists sealed a superb 3-0 victory over Women’s World Cup debutants Jamaica on Sunday to kick ...
14:48 2019-06-09

Women's World Cup: Germany show pros and cons of youth in scrappy win Two of Germany's youngest players proved pivotal in their opening 2019 World Cup game against China. They helped Germany get the win, but many questi...
00:48 2019-06-09

Hassan breaks women's mile world record on emotional night Sifan Hassan of the Netherlands broke the 23-year-old women’s mile world record on Friday when she clocked four minutes 12.33 seconds, beating the 4:...
16:16 2019-07-12

For rebel pioneers of women's game, World Cup brings back memories As the United States and England did battle in their World Cup semi-final, in front of 55,000 fans at Olympique Lyon's stadium, there was the sensati...
01:48 2019-07-05

Opinion: U.S. women can chase World Cup title, fight for equality at same time The entire women's national team has sued U.S. Soccer for gender discrimination, including claims that some earn 38 percent of what men earn. &...
22:32 2019-06-09

U.S. women's soccer team plans five-game World Cup victory tour The United States women's soccer team will face Ireland in the first match of a five-game USA victory tour after claiming the 2019 FIFA Women's World...
00:16 2019-07-13

France opens Women’s World Cup by romping past South Korea The French, with President Emmanuel Macron in attendance, demonstrated their capacity and ambition with a 4-0 victory over South Korea to open the sp...
17:48 2019-06-07

Twenty years ago, the U.S. women’s soccer team won the World Cup and changed the sport The dramatic victory by the American team over China in 1999 elevated soccer's profile in the United States, prompting girls and boys alike to start ...
17:48 2019-06-07

Women's World Cup: Alex Morgan’s fight for equality reaches new heights Winning this tournament is about more than acquiring another title for world champion and Olympic gold medalist Alex Morgan. A successful World Cup c...
05:00 2019-06-10

A #MeToo Wave Hits Global Soccer as the Women’s World Cup Begins Allegations of sexual misconduct against influential men have been made in several countries and include an accusation against a top-ranking official...
19:16 2019-06-07

U.S. women’s soccer team is using World Cup stage to shine spotlight on equality A media appearance highlighted the team's missions of defending their world championship, growing the game's audience and discussing issue of fairnes...
03:16 2019-05-25

‘I’ll keep fighting’: Philippine women keep alive memory of sex slave horrors during World War II The sad history of Asian women forced to become sexual chattel during World War II — so-called “comfort women” — is most often associated with South ...
10:32 2019-05-29

Hidden Women of History: Ennigaldi-Nanna, Curator of the World’s First Museum “It belongs in a museum.” With these words, Indiana Jones, the world’s best-known fictional archaeologist, articulated an association between archaeo...
10:48 2019-06-03

The Netherlands Beat Sweden, Will Meet USWNT In Women's World Cup Final The Netherlands haven’t exactly been the free-flowing, highlight-making, net-assaulting bunch at this World Cup that their talent and our expectation...
03:32 2019-07-04

| Hosts France enjoy winning start as women's World Cup kicks off Hosts France laid down a marker in the opening game of the women's World Cup as towering defender Wendie Renard scored twice in a win over South Kore...
08:32 2019-06-08

World Cup a triumph for women’s football but broken culture cannot be ignored | Kelly Lindsey As the Afghanistan Women’s coach I have witnessed a blatant disregard for the protection of women and girls in football. It needs to stopWith the Wom...
07:48 2019-07-04

2019 Women's World Cup: Veteran Onome Ebi included in Nigeria squad Veteran defender Onome Ebi will become the first African to play in five Fifa global tournaments after being named in Nigeria's Women's World Cup squ...
18:48 2019-05-25

Women's World Cup final: ecstatic fans react to US victory – video Fans packed into venues across New York to watch the United States win a record-extending fourth women's World Cup. After the match, euphoric US supp...
02:16 2019-07-08

Women’s World Cup game-changing moments No 4: Brandi Chastain in 1999 The 1999 World Cup games were watched by 660,000 fans and will for ever be associated with USA defender celebrating the winning penalty by ripping of...
06:16 2019-06-20

Opinion: Only arrogant if you can't back it up and US women do, advancing to World Cup final Alex Morgan sips tea and Alyssa Naeher shuts down England as the U.S. women advance to the World Cup final with a 2-1 win.     &...
18:00 2019-07-02

Nigeria’s Asisat Oshoala finishes off South Korea at Women’s World Cup Nigeria took their chances against the run of play in Grenoble to beat South Korea 2-0 for rare success at the Women’s World Cup to set themselves up...
13:00 2019-06-12

England reaches Women's World Cup quarterfinals as Cameroon fumes over VAR England downed Cameroon 3-0 in a game punctuated by the anger of the African team over VAR decisions. In the second game, host France faced Brazil. ...
20:32 2019-06-23

Women’s World Cup ticket fiasco shows Fifa’s capacity for chaos Organiser’s reaction when it emerged some tickets booked together are not next to one another left a lot to be desiredFollowing the still simmering f...
08:48 2019-05-21

U.S. women’s soccer is relentless — and unapologetic — in World Cup-record rout of Thailand After the 13-0 demolition, the U.S. coach and players defended keeping up the attack after the outcome was certain. "You can’t feel bad for scoring a...
07:32 2019-06-12

Women's World Cup: Dzsenifer Marozsan's return gives Germany extra spark As Germany prepare to play for a spot in a World Cup semifinal, their playmaker makes a timely return. The bigger question though, is whether this Ge...
20:48 2019-06-28

Alex Morgan heads USA past England into Women’s World Cup final They have won new friends and influenced plenty of opinions during a transformative month in France but the Rhône was swelled by English tears last n...
18:16 2019-07-02

Confident USA riding high entering Women's World Cup knockout stage A win over Sweden may not have done much to settle concerns over the defense, but the US are brimming with confidence as the business end of the tour...
09:16 2019-06-21

Women's World Cup: Germany hammer South Africa to secure top spot Having already booked their place in the Round of 16, Germany were out to clinch top spot in Group B. They did so in formidable fashion against a Sou...
21:32 2019-06-17

Women's World Cup: USA's Alex Morgan scores five goals in 13-0 romp over Thailand Alex Morgan recorded a record-tying five goals as the United States national team cruised to a historic 13-0 win over Thailand in the Women's World C...
04:48 2019-06-12

Match-Fixing at Women’s World Cup? As Game Grows, Officials Are on Alert As the profile of women’s soccer grows, games are drawing millions of dollars worth of bets. And FIFA and match-fixing officials say they are taking ...
17:32 2019-06-17

Live updates: USWNT vs. France in Women's World Cup quarterfinals Live updates and analysis as the USWNT faces off with France in the quarterfinals of the Women's World Cup.       ...
14:48 2019-06-28

Women's World Cup: Lena Oberdorf – The 17-year-old student learning fast Her coach says she's 'fantastic' and Lena Oberdorf has made made her mark at the World Cup while taking time out from school. With Germany through to...
13:16 2019-06-14

France 2-1 Brazil: Women's World Cup 2019, extra time – as it happened France captain Amandine Henry scored an extra-time winner against Brazil to send them through to the quarter-finals 10.44pm BST Thanks for joining me...
22:16 2019-06-23

In My Sims World Of Only Women, Marge Simpson Is Married To Taylor Swift I’ll let you in on a secret: I only work in the games industry to bring it down from the inside, like the insidious woman-spy I am! Bwahaha! Mine is ...
04:32 2019-07-16

FIFA seeks a billion World Cup viewers to boost women's game FIFA is hoping that over a billion viewers tune in to the Women's World Cup in France as it continues strategic efforts to grow the game around the g...
07:16 2019-05-23

Sara Däbritz bundles Germany winner against Spain in Women's World Cup Sara Däbritz scored the only goal of the game as Germany beat Spain 1-0 in their women’s World Cup Group B match on Wednesday to all but secure a spo...
19:48 2019-06-12

Watch: South Korea scores brutal own goal at Women's World Cup South Korea fell behind 1-0 to Nigeria after scoring in its own net in the first half of a group stage clash at the 2019 FIFA Women's World Cup on We...
19:16 2019-06-12

Opinion: Not everybody is supporting US women's team in 2019 World Cup quest With Spain in the rear-view mirror and France on the horizon, most American sports fans are all on board with the U.S. women’s World Cup soccer...
13:16 2019-06-27

FOX's coverage of USA vs. France breaks Women's World Cup quarterfinal ratings records FOX smashed ratings records on Friday, gathering a whopping 6.3 million viewers to watch the FIFA Women’s World Cup 2019™ quarterfinals pinning the U...
18:48 2019-07-01

Nation With Zero Women's World Cups Thinks Defending Champs Are Too Arrogant The United States women’s national team—three World Cups and four Olympic gold medals to their name—will meet England—zero of either—tomorrow afterno...
17:16 2019-07-01

FIFA 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...
23:48 2019-06-19

Opinion: Rant about World Cup goals if it makes you feel better, but U.S. women not listening Since arriving in France, the Americans have spoken often of “the bubble.” They’ve closed ranks, and largely closed themselves off,...
16:16 2019-06-13

New UN report on families in a changing world puts ‘women’s rights at their core’ While women’s rights have advanced over the decades, gender inequalities and other fundamental human rights violations within families persist, accor...
13:48 2019-06-27

Netherlands v Canada, Cameroon v New Zealand: Women's World Cup clockwatch – live! Live updates from the concluding games in Group E Feel free to email RobGame-changing moments No 4: Brandi Chastain in 1999 4.16pm BST Pre-match read...
11:32 2019-06-20

Megan Rapinoe not starting World Cup semifinal in stunning change for US women Megan Rapinoe has all four US goals in knockout rounds and five for the tournament, but she will be replaced by Christen Press against England. ...
15:32 2019-07-02

France vs USA live stream: how to watch Women's World Cup 2019 match from anywhere Having had a somewhat easy ride in the early stages of the 2019 Women's World Cup, the USA had a much sterner test against Spain, needing two Me...
19:48 2019-06-27

South Africa 0-4 Germany, China 0-0 Spain: Women's World Cup – as it happened Germany have topped Group B and eliminated South Africa, while Spain finish second and China are also through after a hard-earned draw 8.21pm BST Re...
15:32 2019-06-17

Former champions Norway, Germany advance to Women's World Cup quarterfinals Germany beat African champion Nigeria 3-0 in the first knockout game, while Norway downed Australia in penalty kicks on Saturday.    ...
20:32 2019-06-22

FIFA Screws Up Ticket Sales For Women's World Cup, Does Terrible Job At Apologizing Soccer fans who purchased tickets to attend the Women’s World Cup in France this summer were finally able to download their pre-ordered tickets on Mo...
17:32 2019-05-21

Women's World Cup Twitter trends: Brazil's Marta most popular player Brazil's Marta edged U.S. stars Alex Morgan and Megan Rapinoe as the most popular player on Twitter during the group stage of the 2019 FIFA Women's W...
20:16 2019-06-21

Opinion: US women aren't backing off at World Cup as they dominate Chile Carli Lloyd becomes the first player with a goal in six consecutive World Cup games in the Americans' 3-0 rout against Chile on Sunday.  &...
15:48 2019-06-16

Germany tops Nigeria, reaches Women's World Cup quarters Germany advanced to the Women's World Cup quarterfinals for the eighth straight time, beating African champion Nigeria 3-0    &#...
15:16 2019-06-22

Opinion: Opponents aren't only factor working against US women at World Cup US women have the toughest path and will get the least amount of rest among the favorites in the World Cup knockout rounds.     ...
15:16 2019-06-22

Chile v Sweden suspended by weather: Women's World Cup 2019 – live! Netherlands pounces at the last to break New Zealand heartsWomen’s World Cup team guides: Sweden and ChileEmail Beau with your thoughts or tweet him ...
14:00 2019-06-11

Watch: USA's Carli Lloyd golf claps critics at Women's World Cup United States Women's National Team star Carli Lloyd aimed a golf clap at the team's critics after a golazo against Chile in the group stage of the 2...
11:32 2019-06-17

Chile vs USA live stream: how to watch Women's World Cup 2019 match from anywhere It's hard to remember a more dominant performance on football's biggest stage than the USWT's crushing 13-0 victory over Thailand duri...
14:32 2019-06-16

American politicians, athletes offer support to women's World Cup team As the U.S. women's national team prepared to kick off their World Cup title defense, prominent figures from American politics, sports and even outer...
16:48 2019-06-11

Women's World Cup: What time does USWNT play today vs. Thailand? The USWNT competes in its first game of the 2019 FIFA Women's World Cup on Tuesday against Thailand. Here's everything you need to know for...
14:32 2019-06-11

Canada enters FIFA Women’s World Cup round of 16 after beating New Zealand 2-0 Canada is now unbeaten in 10 games in 2019 (7-0-3), tied for its second-longest such streak. For New Zealand, in its fifth World Cup, the wait for a ...
12:48 2019-06-16

USA vs Thailand: How to watch, live stream 2019 Women’s World Cup match The United States Women’s National Team kicks off their 2019 FIFA Women’s World Cup campaign against Thailand on Tuesday afternoon. The United States...
12:16 2019-06-11

Women's World Cup, Copa América and a supermarket treat – Football Weekly Max Rushden, Marcus Christenson, Lars Sivertsen and Tim Stillman discuss Australia’s comeback against Brazil, England’s huffing and puffing, Scotland...
15:32 2019-06-17

Pity the poor man who’s had the Women’s World Cup shoved down his throat | Marina Hyde From Mr Inferior Product to Mr I Prefer Parks, the tournament has caused a cosmic imbalance that we must redressOnce again I am hugely grateful to th...
13:00 2019-06-12

Women’s World Cup 2019 power rankings: USA top and England third | Suzanne Wrack The defending champions are favourites ahead of the hosts, France, with Italy the dark horse as the knockout stages beginThe question after USA’s 13-...
16:32 2019-06-21

FIFA tells Saudis to stop pirated Women’s World Cup TV feeds NICE, France (AP) — FIFA has told Saudi-backed satellite broadcaster Arabsat to stop transmitting pirated feeds of Women’s World Cup games from...
10:16 2019-06-16

World Cup 2019: Nigeria on 'changing mentality' of women's football in Africa Nigeria players Francisca Ordega and Asisat Oshoala on their personal struggles, inspirations and responsibilities going into this summer's World Cup...
23:32 2019-06-16

Megan Rapinoe confident she will recover in time for Women's World Cup final USA winger strained hamstring during France quarter-finalRapinoe says watching semi-final from bench was ‘stressful’Megan Rapinoe is confident the ha...
08:32 2019-07-03

Watch: Netherlands survives New Zealand with late goal at Women's World Cup The Netherlands escaped an upset by scoring in stoppage time to beat New Zealand in the group stage Tuesday at the Women's World Cup in Le Havre, Fra...
12:16 2019-06-11

USA vs Chile: How to watch, live stream 2019 Women’s World Cup match After stirring controversy with their 13-0 blowout win over Thailand on Tuesday, the U.S Women’s National Team takes the next step in its World Cup t...
10:32 2019-06-16

Opinion: US women's soccer team personified America at its best with World Cup championship The U.S. women's World Cup title Sunday is one for the ages, for sure. More than that, though, they’re a team for the ages. For this age. ...
22:16 2019-07-07

Watch: Jamaica goalie whiffs clearance, allows easy goal at Women's World Cup Jamaican goalie Nicole McClure surrendered an easy goal to Sam Kerr and whiffing on an attempted clearance during a loss to Australia at the 2019 FIF...
09:32 2019-06-19

Opinion: World Cup puts U.S. women, families in touch with history, our Greatest Generation Six months after U.S. women tour Omaha Beach with 99-year-old World War II veteran Steve Melnikoff, their families get a similar opportunity.  ...
04:00 2019-06-19

Women's World Cup final picks: USWNT is the unanimous favorite vs. Netherlands More than a dozen media members covering World Cup were asked for their final predictions and U.S. got every vote      ...
10:16 2019-07-06

Guro Reiten steals show as Norway beat Nigeria at Women’s World Cup The last time Norway beat Nigeria in a Women’s World Cup match, they went on to win the tournament. The Norwegians’ rout of the African champions on ...
21:16 2019-06-08

U.S. women's soccer jersey sets sales record amid World Cup fervor The U.S. women's national soccer team added wattage to its World Cup star power on Monday as sports apparel-maker Nike said the team's home jersey ...
17:16 2019-07-01

‘Winning helps’: World Cup journey boosts women’s football revival in Italy Milena Bertolini’s team face the Netherlands in Saturday’s World Cup quarter-final and the country is beginning to appreciate the women’s game once m...
03:16 2019-06-29

Women's College World Series: UCLA edges Oklahoma for first title since 2010 Kinsley Washington knocked in the game-winning run with a two-out RBI single in the bottom of the seventh inning as UCLA beat Oklahoma in the Women's...
21:00 2019-06-05