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Womens Football
USWNT justify request for equal pay
12:01 Tuesday 9th July 2019

The 2019 FIFA Women's World Cup has reignited several discussions regarding female football's global standing. Among the big topics is the ladies' low pay in comparison to their male counterparts. Is it fair?    …

Womens Football
Is it coming home? England Women's team arrive at their moment of truth
08:01 Tuesday 2nd July 2019

Last year, the phrase: “It’s coming home” trended heavily on social media. It reached fever pitch when England made the World Cup semi-final. The Three Lions, however, wouldn't get any further than the final…

Womens Football
What do the group stage numbers hint about the Women's World Cup knockout rounds?
14:01 Saturday 22nd June 2019

With the group stage concluded, it’s time to pop out the calculator and analyse performances in a vain attempt to predict who will hoist the trophy. Two dozen nations started the tournament; 16 remain. Let's look at the key stats…

Womens Football
Inclusive stops here: France 19 knockout rounds
08:01 Saturday 22nd June 2019

The Women’s World Cup is through fooling around. The group stages are complete; the knockout rounds begin today. So far, the tournament’s only controversy has been the one with which everyone is still trying to come to grips. VAR…

Usa
Are Gregg Berhalter, USMNT in for rude awakening at Gold Cup?
17:00 Wednesday 12th June 2019

It’s startling to consider that the same federation oversees both the United States men’s and women’s football teams. The latter is run efficiently with a coherent vision and plan. The results are self-evident. The USWNT are…

Womens Football
FIFA 19 adds the Women's World Cup
15:00 Wednesday 12th June 2019

It's no secret that I'm a big fan of the FIFA video game series. Hell, I've spent many red-eyed sessions when I should have taken slumber hours prior to seeing the alert: update complete.  Update? The Women's World Cup!…

Womens Football
What does the USWNT's 13-0 rout of Thailand say about the Women's World Cup?
10:00 Wednesday 12th June 2019

I was thinking about writing an opinion on the benefits of a smaller tournament, comparing the women’s World Cup to the men’s. With just 24 nations, surely the competition would be tighter, more intense. Wouldn’t it? Then…

Womens Football
Can Phil Neville find redemption with the Lionesses in France?
08:00 Sunday 9th June 2019

Gareth Southgate’s Russian redemption was a joy to watch. Since 1996 when his feebly struck penalty was saved by a grateful Andres Kopke, until around the time Eric Dier sent England through against Colombia, the Three Lions boss had…

Womens Football
Will USWNT roll out next generation at France 19?
17:00 Thursday 6th June 2019

The inaugural Women’s World Cup took place 61 years after the men’s. It took FIFA that long to realise they could make money from both genders. Seven tournaments have been staged since 1991. One team stands out. The United States…

Womens Football
CONCACAF Women Championship, aka Don't feed the Americans
16:30 Sunday 14th October 2018

It’s hard to look past the Americans in terms of women’s football. Right, then. See you next time. In all seriousness, there's no avoiding the fact the USWNT is a blue whale in the North and Central American and Caribbean koi…

Usa
Will the USSF fool us again?
17:00 Sunday 30th September 2018

The Who released ‘Won’t Get Fooled Again on their 1971 album Who’s Next? It's a cynical summation of the era's civil rights and anti-war movements. People who lived through it often look back with pride, thinking change…

Womens Football
Equal Time: Marta Is FIFA's Best
16:02 Tuesday 25th September 2018

While FIFA decided to follow UEFA’s example by beginning a new chapter in its history on the men’s side, it penned an appropriate climax to a women’s generation. The third, too forgotten player to win five Ballon d’Ors…

Womens Football
The Female CONCACAF Paradox: America
17:00 Friday 14th September 2018

The sign of a great footballing nation is the ability to run a duality with a national team and a decent league system. England possesses the Three Lions plus the Premier League, Germany aren’t bad on the national scene (Russia 2018 aside,…

Usa
USSF taking its time to regroup
17:00 Monday 18th December 2017

The one good thing about failing to qualify for a World Cup is you have four years to sort matters out, then get it right. In club football, there are only a few weeks to assess and adjust before a new campaign is upon you. It’s not much…

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Matildas no waltz for US, for women's football, music to the ears
12:00 Monday 31st July 2017

The USWNT has been gracious in its global dominance. Nevertheless, its powerful grip on women's football slipped slightly with a first defeat to Australia. That's a good thing. Have you ever sung along for years to a favourite tune only to…