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‘Value it more’: Marta’s impassioned plea to Brazil at Women’s World Cup – video

An emotional Marta bid farewell to another unsuccessful World Cup campaign with a challenge to Brazil’s future stars: work harder and do more if you want to win. With tears in her eyes after the 2-1 extra-time defeat to hosts France, the woman consider…

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Amandine Henry edges France past Brazil and into quarter-final

Captain Amandine Henry steered hosts France into the quarter-finals of the World Cup with the extra-time winner in a victory over Brazil.After Thaisa had cancelled out Valerie Gauvin’s 52nd-minute opener just after the hour mark, Henry settled a tense …

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France v Brazil: Women’s World Cup 2019 – live!

Keep up with all the action from the 8pm BST kick-offGolden Boot: top scorers for France 2019Feel free to email Will or to tweet: @Will_Unwin 7.15pm BST I just did the MBM on this madness, too … Related: England beat Cameroon to reach quarter-finals …

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Women’s World Cup 2019 power rankings: USA top and England third | Suzanne Wrack

The defending champions are No 1 here ahead of hosts France with Italy the dark horse as the knockout stages beginThe question after USA’s 13-0 win against Thailand – in which Alex Morgan scored five – and 3-0 victory over Chile was whether they could …

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Marta breaks Klose’s World Cup record to send Brazil through with Italy

Marta’s late penalty handed Brazil victory over Italy to secure progress into the last 16 of the Women’s World Cup and earned her place as the record scorer at the finals.The 33-year-old Orlando Pride forward, playing in her sixth World Cup, slotted in…

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Matildas rally as thread of negativity fails to unravel Women’s World Cup hopes | Richard Parkin

Support for coach Ante Milicic from his players has been clear amid some disproportionate criticism“That was unbelievable. I think that’s one of the most exciting games I’ve ever played in. It was a game that’s had absolutely everything – from controve…

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Matildas issue bullish retort to critics with comeback win over Brazil | Ella Reilly

The force of will to pull back a two-goal deficit signals a turning point in Australia’s World Cup campaignAustralia 3-2 Brazil: Sarah Groube’s player ratingsSweat dripping, adrenaline coursing, a wry smile sambaing across her face, Sam Kerr issued her…

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Monica’s controversial own goal seals Australia’s comeback against Brazil

A much-vaunted Australian side recovered from the threat of group stage ignominy in a match featuring five goals, VAR, a comeback from 2-0 down and champion players inspired by enmity for each other. Related: Australia 3-2 Brazil: Women’s World Cup 201…

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Australia 3-2 Brazil: Women’s World Cup player ratings

Elise Kellond-Knight and Chloe Logarzo were excellent as the Matildas kept their campaign alive with a comeback win over BrazilLydia Williams Continue reading…

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Australia v 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 2.29pm BST Hello and welcome to Montpellier. The sun is shining and the scene is set. It might be hyperbol…

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Argentina’s chaotic Copa América planning puts Brazil in driving seat | Jonathan Wilson

The hosts are tipped to win the tournament but, as we saw in 2014, the pressure of the home crowd can cause them problemsThe good news for Argentina is that Conmebol have handily arranged another Copa América for next year, one they will co-host with C…

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Argentina’s chaotic Copa América planning puts Brazil in driving seat | Jonathan Wilson

The hosts are tipped to win the tournament but, as we saw in 2014, the pressure of the home crowd can cause them problemsThe good news for Argentina is that Conmebol have handily arranged another Copa América for next year, one they will co-host with C…

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Sub-plots abound as Matildas gear up for defining game with Brazil | Richard Parkin

The overarching narrative of Australia’s Women’s World Cup campaign very much hinges on events in MontpellierAlea iacta est. So the histories report Caesar uttered as he crossed the Rubicon, risking all on the hopes of a dream. After days of furore fol…

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Sub-plots abound as Matildas gear up for defining game with Brazil | Richard Parkin

The overarching narrative of Australia’s Women’s World Cup campaign very much hinges on events in MontpellierAlea iacta est. So the histories report Caesar uttered as he crossed the Rubicon, risking all on the hopes of a dream. After days of furore fol…

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Matildas’ rivalry with Brazil resurfaces with all still to play for | Richard Parkin

As deflating as the Italy defeat was, a win over familiar foes could yet see the Australians top group CIt’s as fierce a rivalry as any in women’s football: Australia v Brazil. In 2016 hosts Brazil knocked the Matildas out of the Olympics via the penal…

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Women’s World Cup game-changing moments No 1: Marta in 2007

The Brazilian scored a stunning World Cup goal against the USA, and was applauded off by the Chinese fans in Hangzhou“Marta. Amazing. A goal by a genius!” screamed Luciano do Valle – one of Brazil’s most respected football commentators – in September 2…

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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 off their campaign in style.Victory at the Stade des Alpes in Grenoble meant Vadao’s side maintained th…

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Brazil v Jamaica: Women’s World Cup – live!

Minute-by-minute updates from the game in Grenoble10 young players to watch from the Women’s World CupSend your emails to Nick here or tweet him @NickMiller79 1.55pm BST A dramatic finish to the preceding game, where Italy have just beaten Australia wi…

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Women’s World Cup: fans give their previews and predictions

France are ready. Nigeria are concerned. Norway are missing their best player. And USA are very confidentWe will be… the perfect hosts. The stadiums are fantastic and the atmosphere will be electric. We are ready. Continue reading…

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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 Women’s World Cup Experts’ Network, a cooperation between some of the best media organisations from the 2…