2019 SheBelieves Cup dates announced

England Women will take on Brazil, Japan and World Cup holders, and hosts, USA in the annual SheBelieves Cup early next year. Phil Neville’s squad will be competing in the round-robin tournament for the fourth successive year. The Lionesses open up against Brazil in Philadelphia on Wednesday 27 February 2019, followed by a meeting with

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VISA signs groundbreaking Women’s football deal with UEFA

VISA signs groundbreaking Women’s football deal with UEFA as the Global payments technology company agrees unprecedented seven-year sponsorship Visa today becomes the first-ever sponsor of UEFA Women’s Football in a landmark multi-year partnership running until 2025. The global payments technology company will support UEFA Women’s Football at all levels, from the grassroots game to the UEFA

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Source: The FA

Third Round SSE Women’s FA Cup draw

The draw for the Third Round of this season’s SSE Women’s FA Cup has been made.   The 10 ties are due to be played on Sunday 6 January with each winning club receiving £1,000 from The FA prize fund. Third round draw: 1 Cardiff City v Bolton Wanderers or West Bromwich Albion 2 Derby County

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UEFA awards Euro 2021 to England

England will stage UEFA Women’s EURO 2021 after being confirmed as hosts by the UEFA Executive Committee on Monday [3 December]. The prestigious continental championship will be played at eight venues across the country before concluding with a showpiece final at Wembley Stadium. With a strong bid to bring the tournament back to this country

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Source: Durham Women FC

Durham Women FC secure ground-breaking partnership

Durham Women FC are delighted to announce a partnership with leading global brand, Marriott Hotels and Leisure – which will see the Marriott Durham Hotel become a key club partner. The Wildcats have agreed a statement sponsorship deal with the hotel which will see their logo displayed on the sleeves of the first team playing

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We Only Do Positive!

Gareth Southgate has called upon parents and coaches to support The Football Association’s Respect campaign, having led the contributions to a ‘We Only Do Positive’ handbook.   Research from The FA has shown that 90% of young players perform better with positive encouragement and the insight has shaped the Respect campaign’s new mantra [having been

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Source: Equal Focus Football

Equal Focus Football – making a difference

One of the unexpected bonuses of creating 4 the Love of Sport has been the opportunity to meet and talk with young women who are using their talent to make a difference. In this instance it is semi-professional footballer and Level 2 coach Amber Stobbs. Amber currently plays football for Charlton Women while also running

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Source: Alison Greenwood

Chester FC women take on Sale United in County Cup

This Sunday Chester FC Women will play at the Swansway Chester Stadium this Sunday 18 November 2018 when they host Sale United Ladies in the preliminary round of the Cheshire County Cup. This is an exciting opportunity for all existing fans and for all those true Chester FC fans who haven’t yet seen the women’s team in action,

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SSE Women’s FA Cup Second Round draw

The draw for the second round of the SSE Women’s FA Cup was made at Wembley Stadium on Monday afternoon. Twenty ties were pulled out and there are some tantalising match-ups in prospect. Six-time winners Doncaster Rovers Belles will travel to Leeds United while 2009 runners-up Sunderland will host Fylde. Keynsham Town have been rewarded

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UEFA Women’s Champions League 2018/19 Quarter-finals and semi-finals Draw

Here is the draw for the UEFA Women’s Champions League 2018/2019 Quarter-Finals and Semi Finals: Quarter-finals SK Slavia Praha (CZE) – FC Bayern München (GER) FC Barcelona (ESP) – LSK Kvinner FK (NOR) Olympique Lyonnais (FRA) – VfL Wolfsburg (GER) Chelsea FC Women (ENG) – Paris Saint-Germain (FRA) 1st leg   20/21 March 2019 SK Slavia

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