Tuesday January 24 2017

Women’s Football

  • May 1, 2015

    Women’s World...

    In the fourth and final video for Continental’s Women’s World Cup #RoadtoCanada campaign, England and Birmingham City’s Karney Carney speaks about how she nearly gave up on football before it came back to her. And interestingly, she was on her way to forging a career as a dancer before she...

  • April 28, 2015

    Women’s World...

    Man City forward Toni Duggan is one of our favourite futbolitas because she’s got a great spirit around her.. and of course, because she just loves football! (forget that selfie incident with Louis van Gaal – United don’t even have a women’s team!) In the latest Road To Canada video...

  • April 19, 2015

    Women’s World...

    In part two of the Women’s World Cup #RoadtoCanada series, Eniola Aluko, Chelsea and England forward, has revealed the tough times she faced as a young, female athlete and her determination to inspire young footballers during England’s trip to the World Cup. “I had one particular coach who said, right...

  • April 10, 2015

    Women’s World...

    In this incredibly moving video (we were all close to tears watching it!), England and Notts County forward Jesse Clarke spoke about her journey leading up to the Women’s World Cup 2015. She also has stated that England “stand every chance” in the tournament due to take place this summer....

  • March 20, 2015

    Women’s World...

    USA Women’s team captain and taliswoman Abby Wambach has admitted that losing the 2011 World Cup final to Japan still haunts her to this very day. “I have my silver medal in my closet and I see it very often. It’s a reminder of what I didn’t get,” Wambach, 34,...

  • February 20, 2015

    Women’s Football:...

    In Germany, the Women’s Bundesliga finally restarted after a two-month winter break and Wolfsburg and Bayern Munich wasted no time in reaffirming their title ambitions. Wolfsburg could scarcely have wished for a better return from the winter break after recording a 5-0 victory against Bayer Leverkusen to preserve their lead...

  • February 9, 2015

    Women’s Football...

    In what is set to be a preview of the hugely exciting Women’s World Cup this summer, France’s national team scored early in the second half to defeat the USA 2-0 in a friendly on Sunday. The goals from Eugenie Le Sommer and Jessica Houara came within a minute of...

  • February 6, 2015

    Women’s Football...

    England women’s record goalscorer and the all-round legendary futbolita herself, Kelly Smith, announced that she has retired from international football. It’s a sad day indeed for the women’s game, because Smith literally paved the way for many other female footballers in England. The 36-year-old Arsenal Ladies striker scored 46 times...

  • January 22, 2015

    Women’s Football...

    Goalkeeper Hope Solo’s participation at this summer’s FIFA Women’s World Cup has been thrown into doubt after she was suspended from the USA national team for at least 30 days. It means Solo, 33, one of the team’s star names and an ever-present in the US run to the 2011...

  • December 19, 2014

    Women’s Football...

    The final edition of the year of the FIFA/Coca-Cola Women’s World Ranking finally has a new leader after the USA’s seven-year domination. And it’s Germany! Thanks to away wins against Sweden and England, Germany have now held on to the top spot for the first time in seven years. The...

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