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Category: Women’s football

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De Bruyne is PFA player of the year again as Fran Kirby wins women’s award

De Bruyne receives accolade for second year in successionPhil Foden and Lauren Hemp take young player awardsKevin De Bruyne has been named the Professional Footballers’ Association’s men’s player of the year for the second successive season.De Bruyne’s…

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PSG Féminines win French league for first time, ending Lyon’s run of 14 titles

PSG seal maiden title with 3-0 home win over DijonLyon are denied despite 8-0 victory over FleuryParis Saint-Germain have won France’s Division 1 Féminine for the first time, ending Lyon’s run of 14 consecutive titles with a 3-0 home win over Dijon in …

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Women’s transfer window summer 2021 – all deals from Europe’s top five leagues

Latest deals and club-by-club guides for the WSL and leagues in Italy, France, Germany and Spain Continue reading…

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Passing the torch: Team GB’s Nikita Parris follows her sister into Olympics

Footballer watched her sister Natasha Jonas box at London 2012 and is targeting gold with Team GB at the Tokyo GamesWhen Nikita Parris watched the 2012 Olympics as a fan, she had one eye on the debut of the Team GB women’s football team. The other was …

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Jill Scott on her Team GB return: ‘I had more to give – old is in gold’

The veteran midfielder is thrilled her choice of seeking playing time on loan at Everton has resulted in another shot at an Olympics After making just two starts in Manchester City’s first 10 league games of the season, Jill Scott decided to join Evert…

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Jill Scott on her Team GB return: ‘I had more to give – old is in gold’

The veteran midfielder is thrilled her choice of seeking playing time on loan at Everton has resulted in another shot at an Olympics After making just two starts in Manchester City’s first 10 league games of the season, Jill Scott decided to join Evert…

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Former England winger Karen Carney humbled after Hall of Fame award

Carney inducted at Wembley into National Football Museum ‘I didn’t know anything about today so I was really surprised’The former England winger Karen Carney said she felt humbled after she was unexpectedly whisked to Wembley to be inducted into the Na…

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Bardsley a surprise choice in Team GB women’s Olympic football squad

Fifteen England players included in 18-strong squadNo Cuthbert, Nobbs, Mead, Greenwood or Beth EnglandFive 2012 Olympians have been included in the 18-player Team GB women’s squad for the Tokyo Olympics this summer. The England captain Steph Houghton, …

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Arsenal and Lyon in talks over swapping Nikita Parris and Vivianne Miedema

WSL record scorer Miedema out of contract next summerArsenal confirm signing of Japan forward Mana IwabuchiArsenal and Lyon are in talks over a deal that could see the England forward Nikita Parris return to the Women’s Super League and take Vivianne M…

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Olivia Moultrie: 15-year-old granted order paving way for professional career

US teenager has been prevented from signing with pro teamMale under-18s are allowed to play for teams in USA US judge has granted a temporary restraining order that allows a talented 15-year-old player who already trains with professionals to sign with…

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Fifa to look at the possibility of staging World Cups every two years

Men’s and women’s tournaments could become biennialGianni Infantino says study will be made with open mindFifa is to explore the possibility of staging the men’s and women’s World Cups every two years after it was raised at the governing body’s annual …

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Chelsea bounce back from Barcelona defeat with FA Cup win over Everton

A wet and windy Kingsmeadow proved the backdrop to the final act of the women’s season as, fittingly, Chelsea finished the campaign on a high. Although Everton made them work hard at times, winning plenty of second balls, goals from Guro Reiten, Sam Ke…

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WSL: Carla Ward is named Aston Villa manager days after leaving Birmingham

Ward replaces Gemma Davies, who was sacked earlier in MayVilla sporting director Eni Aluko leaves for LA-based Angel CityCarla Ward has been appointed as Aston Villa’s new manager, just days after resigning from rivals Birmingham City. The former Sheff…

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Test for Hayes’s Chelsea is bouncing back from Barcelona trouncing | Suzanne Wrack

Emma Hayes must lift her players and consider the example set by Barça, who suffered a similar humiliation in the 2019 finalEmma Hayes and her Chelsea team had long since trudged back down the tunnel before the celebrations had begun, before half the n…

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Test for Hayes’s Chelsea is bouncing back from Barcelona trouncing | Suzanne Wrack

Emma Hayes must lift her players and consider the example set by Barça, who suffered a similar humiliation in the 2019 finalEmma Hayes and her Chelsea team had long since trudged back down the tunnel before the celebrations had begun, before half the n…

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Hayes reveals disappointed Chelsea players made vow to Abramovich

Squad pledge to return to Women’s Champions League finalOwner visited dressing room after defeat 4-0 by BarcelonaEmma Hayes revealed that Chelsea’s owner Roman Abramovich visited her team’s dressing room to commiserate with the players following their …

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Chelsea 0-4 Barcelona: women’s Champions League final player ratings

Keira Hamraoui and Lieke Martens were outstanding for Barcelona while Melanie Leupolz and Sophie Ingle had a tough night in GothenburgAnn Katrin-Berger Not her most assured evening but Chelsea’s demolition was not the German goalkeeper’s fault. 5 Conti…

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Barcelona stun Chelsea with early blitz to win Women’s Champions League

Barcelona shrugged off their Champions League final demons to obliterate Chelsea and deliver a crushing blow to the prestige of the Women’s Super League.A first-minute own goal and another three inside 36 minutes, from the midfielders Alexia Putellas, …

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Chelsea v Barcelona: Women’s Champions League final – live!

Minute-by-minute updates on the action in GothenburgVicky Losada: ‘Every single player in my Barça team is a winner’Email rob.smyth@theguardian.com with any thoughts 6.33pm BST While we wait for the team news, here’s Suzanne Wrack’s brilliant profile o…

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Pernille Harder: ‘The biggest thing would be to see Magda lift the trophy’

Twice a losing Women’s Champions League finalist, the Dane believes resilient Chelsea can clinch the crown: ‘No matter how the games are turning we know we can come back if we have a setback’Pernille Harder will be hoping it is third time lucky when sh…