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England to play USA and France in 2015

England Women will play USA and France at home in 2015 as preparations advance for next summer’s FIFA Women’s World Cup. They will take on FIFA World Ranked no.1 team USA on Friday 13 February and fourth-place France on Thursday 9 April.  Venues and kick-off times will be announced in the coming weeks. The matches will

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FIFA goal of the year – Stephanie Roche

How many people had heard of Stephanie Roche before her wonder goal was placed on YouTube?  The incredible strike has earned her a professional contract with French side ASPTT Albi, nomination for FIFA Puskás Award for goal of the year and worldwide acclaim as the video has achieved almost 3 million hits!  She is now probably the most

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German team too strong for Lionesses

England Women were brought down to earth by a classy German side after the eight-time European champions ran out 3-0 winners at Wembley Stadium. The stage was set for a memorable afternoon, with a record 45,619 crowd in attendance to see the Three Lions’ first match at the famous stadium since it re-opened in 2007.

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20,992 New Players: All Girls and Young Women

A flagship programme to encourage more women and girls to play football has exceeded its annual target for participants. Since the two-year FA scheme was launched in October 2013, 20,992 girls and young women (between the ages of 14 and 25) have taken part in the football sessions, which run for 30 weeks of the

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