Despite the many matches played, there are only a few changes in the latest edition of the FIFA/Coca-Cola Women’s World Ranking. USA still lead the way ahead of Germany and Japan, with Brazil, France and Sweden following closely behind.
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USA Women’s National Team head coach Pia Sundhage has named a 23-player roster that will travel to Japan in early April to compete in the Women’s Kirin Challenge Cup against 2011 FIFA Women’s World Cup champion Japan and Brazil.
The USA will open against the hosts at Yurtec Stadium in Sendai on April 1 at 7:30 p.m. local (6:30 a.m. ET), before travelling south to face the Brazilians on April 3 at Fukuda Denshi Arena in Chiba at 8 p.m. local time (7…Continue
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Bruno Bini (France), Norio Sasaki (Japan) and Pia Sundhage (USWNT Coach) have all been nominated for the FIFA World Coach of the Year for Women’s Football award 2011.
The nominees were selected from a short-list of 10…Continue
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Maryam Majd, a photojournalist and women's rights activist, campaigns for female football fans to be allowed to watch matches in stadiums.
An Iranian photographer and activist for women’s soccer rights has disappeared as the Islamic republic battles world soccer body FIFA for its own interpretation of the rights of women in the beautiful game.
Maryam Majd, 25, is believed to have been detained by Iranian security officials as she was boarding a flight…
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Røa Football Elite Statement:
(Oslo, April 29) As a consequence, a considerable gap between costs and revenues have the newly established board of Røa Football Elite (RFE) decided to implement wage cuts for RFEs employees with effect from 1June.
- Our job is to run the club in a prudent manner, and the most reasonable we can do in the current situation is…Continue
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FA PREMIER LEAGUE NATIONAL DIVISION
Barnet v Leeds United (Hanwell Town FC, 1pm kick-off)
Millwall Lionesses v Sunderland (Beckenham Town FC, 1pm kick-off)
Aston Villa v Preston North End (Boldmere St Michael's FC 2pm kick-off)
Curzon Ashton v Rochdale (Curzon Ashton FC,2pm kick-off)
Leeds City Vixens v Coventry City (Yorkshire Amateurs,2pm…
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Olympique Lyonnais was consecrated champions of France even with 4 games to play in this season thanks to their 1-0 win away to Montpellier.
In the first half, both teams struggled to impose their game on the synthetic pitch at Sussargues. Montpellier created some gaps in the first quarter of an hour through Marie-Laure Délie, before Lyon really pitched camp in their opponents half. On both…Continue
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German National Team Coach Silvia Neid held a press conference today to announce her preliminary squad of 26 players. Silvia Neid and her team have ten weeks preparation for the FIFA World Cup 2011 since the German DFB ended Bundesliga early.
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Following a seven-day training camp in Ft. Lauderdale, Fla., U.S. Women’s National Team head coach Pia Sundhage has named a 24-player preliminary roster for the 2011 Algarve Cup in Portugal.
This year’s tournament is being staged from March 2-9 and the U.S. team will depart for Europe on Feb. 18.…Continue
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