[Premium Times] Ten years after Nigeria last hosted a FIFA World Cup event, the country is set for another chance as the world football governing body seems ready to award the country the hosting right.. allAfrica.com - Published
Amid confetti and chants of "equal pay," New York honored the U.S. women's soccer team on Wednesday with a ticker-tape parade down the "Canyon of Heroes," celebrating its World Cup triumph and paying..
The U.S. Women's World Cup champions were honored with ceremonial keys to the city of New York on Wednesday during a victory celebration that attracted thousands to the streets. U.S. Soccer President..
The United States has won a record-extending fourth women's World Cup with a 2-0 victory over the Netherlands, and superstar Megan Rapinoe has used the opportunity to renew calls for improved pay and.. SBS - Published
Rose Lavelle's creativity and fearlessness have made her one of the biggest revelations in the Women's World Cup. Watch for her in the final. Brisbane Times - Published Also reported by •Sydney Morning Herald •The Age
A long-range strike from Jackie Groenen sent the Netherlands into their first women's World Cup final as they edged Sweden 1-0 after extra time on Wednesday. Brisbane Times - Published Also reported by •Sydney Morning Herald •The Age •SBS
LYON, France (Reuters) - Defending champions United States reached the women's World Cup final for the fifth time after an incident-packed 2-1 win over England, who missed a late penalty, on Tuesday. SBS - Published
LYON, France (Reuters) - The Netherlands face their first women's World Cup semi-final when they play Sweden on Wednesday and striker Vivianne Miedema believes the pressure is finally off her team. SBS - Published
LYON, France (Reuters) - England suffered a blow before their women's World Cup semi-final against holders the United States when goalkeeper Karen Bardsley was ruled out with a reported hamstring.. SBS - Published
LYON, France (Reuters) - "We're going to smash it!" declared United States supporter Laurie in sunny Lyon on Tuesday, hours before the world champions face off against England in the semi-final of the.. SBS - Published
LYON, France (Reuters) - The Netherlands have recovered their flow at the women's World Cup after feeling the pressure from being European champions, forward Vivianne Miedema said on Monday ahead of.. SBS - Published
LYON, France (Reuters) - Megan Rapinoe was hailed as a warrior by team mate Christen Press on Monday, after a week in which the United States winger was criticised by President Donald Trump but still.. SBS - Published
LYON, France (Reuters) - Television audience records have been smashed, global media coverage has been unprecedented and the quality of football has won over many sceptics -- now the women’s World.. SBS - Published
Analysis: When she scored the first of her two goals in Friday’s 2-1 victory over France in the quarterfinals of the Women’s World Cup, on a cunning and elusive free kick, Megan Rapinoe ran to the.. SBS - Published