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Pernille Harder named UEFA Women’s Player of the Year 2017/18

Pernille Harder has been named UEFA Women’s Player of the Year 2017/18 at a ceremony, which took place today during the 2018/19 UEFA Champions League group stage draw in Monaco. The VfL Wolfsburg and Denmark striker, who played in this season’s UEFA Women’s Champions League final in Kyiv, claimed a total of 106 points. Olympique

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Fran Kirby speaks out about mental health

Chelsea star, England international and PFA Women’s Players’ Player of the Year Fran Kirby has spoken candidly about her journey back into football after her battle with mental health, as part of the intimate new documentary series Strong Is… produced by UEFA’s Together #WePlayStrong campaign. Strong Is… is a three-part documentary series which follows the

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The FA bids to host UEFA Women’s EURO 2021

The Football Association has today submitted its official bid to stage the UEFA Women’s EURO 2021 in England. UEFA’s deadline for bids to stage the tournament is 31 August 2018, with a final decision on the successful host nation to be taken by the UEFA Executive Committee on 3 December 2018. The FA’s decision to

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Neville opts for experience

Phil Neville has named an experienced England squad for the final two matches of the 2019 FIFA Women’s World Cup qualifying campaign. The Lionesses must avoid defeat away at Group 1 leaders Wales on Friday 31 August to keep their hopes of automatic qualification alive. A victory for either side in Newport would take the

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UEFA women’s campaign tackles triumph and tragedy

UEFA has released teaser trailers of its bold new women’s football mini-documentary series focusing on the compelling back-stories of Europe’s most successful players. Entitled Strong Is… The three-part short features document the journeys of the 3 of the most distinguished players and personalities in the women’s game, dealing with subjects ranging from personal tragedy and

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UEFA Women’s Champions League 2018/19

UEFA have announced the Women’s Champions League 2018/19 draw. Round of 32 FC Honka (FIN) v FC ZürichFrauen (SUI) ACF Fiorentina (ITA) v Fortuna Hjørring (DEN) AFC Ajax (NED) v AC Sparta Praha (CZE) Avaldsnes IL (NOR) v Olympique Lyonnais (FRA) FC Ryazan-VDV (RUS) v FC Rosengård (SWE) Juventus FCS.P.A. (ITA) v Brøndby IF (DEN)

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In Pursuit of Progress

The Football Association [The FA] has today announced its new three-year equality, diversity and inclusion plan called In Pursuit of Progress. The new plan is part of The FA’s commitment, announced in January 2018, to ensure the diversity of those leading and governing football better reflects what we see on the pitch in the modern

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