England women played out a 0-0 draw against France last night at the Keepmoat. The first half France showed their dominance without really threatening Karen Bardsley in goal and England limited them to shots from long range. Despite dominating possession there was no cutting edge in the final third. However, the price for the defensive
England Women’s coach Chris Chapman has selected his 19-player squad to travel to Avignon on Saturday, October 22 to take on France Women at Parc des Sports (3.30pm CET) as part of an international curtain-raiser to Wayne Bennett’s England squad’s Test against France. Bradford Bulls and Featherstone Rovers dominate the squad, with seven members each,
England Women U20 suffered a 22-12 defeat at the Stade Jacques Couvret in France on Saturday despite taking the lead by half time. The side put up a strong performance to score their first points in France since 2010 and Abigail Dow ran the full length of the pitch to score a try after 18 minutes.
England Women Lead Coach Scott Bemand has named his squad to take on France and seek to land the Six Nations Grand Slam on Friday night. England are four from four in the Six Nations but with France two points behind in second, there is all to play for at the Stade de la Rabine
Scotland Women Head Coach Shade Munro has brought in fresh legs and shuffled the squad ahead of the France fixture at Broadwood Stadium in Cumbernauld this Friday (11 March, kick-off 6pm). Murrayfield Wanderers duo Lisa Robertson and Helen Nelson have joined the squad and could feature for the first time in this year’s Women’s Six
Kelly Smith came off the bench to score a late try and rescue a draw for England Women U20 against France U20 at Esher RFC. The home side lost a 17 point advantage at half time to draw 25-25 on Saturday. After trading early penalties, England had the first try of the game just shy
The opening match in the SheBelieves Cup looked to be heading for a draw between Germany and France until the 83rd minute when France failed to clear a corner and right back Leonie Maier took the opportunity to fire the ball into the net to give Germany a 1-0 win. Next up in the double header
England Women U20 Coach Jo Yapp has made a number of changes to the squad which takes on France U20 at Esher RFC on Saturday 5 March, KO 2.00pm. Yapp brings four new names into the squad of 23 since their most recent game against Army Women on 18 February, while three of the starting
Simon Middleton has named the England Women match day squad ahead of Saturday’s first autumn international against France at Le Stade Francis Turcan in Martigues, kick-off 9pm (8pm GMT) live on Sky Sports HD. World Cup winner Sarah Hunter will captain the side with an experienced forward pack, complimented by new talent throughout the backs.
The England Women’s squad has today been announced ahead of autumn internationals against France and Ireland. England Women will kick off against France at Le Stade Francis Turcan in Martigues on Saturday November 7, 9pm (local time). The two sides last met in this year’s Six Nations, which resulted in a 15-21 defeat for England.