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No wrongdoing, but questions still persist over FA’s handling of Aluko case  

By Katie Whyatt

In early 2016, the FA’s director of elite development, Dan Ashworth, asked England women’s striker Eniola Aluko to contribute to a cultural review of all England teams. 1,636 more words

Eniola Aluko

Inspiring a young generation -Woman's game continues to grow

I will be the first to admit, I wouldn’t have thought 5-years-ago that I would have shown so much interest in the Woman’s European Championships and attending two consecutive FA Cup finals at Wembley Stadium. 410 more words


Young Lionesses can take inspiration from Euro 2017

Whilst England’s Lionesses bowed out of Euro 2017 on Thursday night to the hosts Netherlands, their young team mates are currently in Northern Ireland preparing for the Under 19 version of the tournament. 1,099 more words


Women's Sports Column 29 July - 4 August 2017

Welcome to this week’s column.  I’m still calming down after the amazing day that was the Women’s World Cup Final, but there’s no time to rest as the Women’s Euros come to their thrilling conclusion this weekend.  2,353 more words

Women's Sport

England Lionesses soar into semis as rampant ignorant sexism leaves men shocked

Men worldwide have been left flummoxed by supposed recent revelations that women can in fact play football, reports have suggested.

As England’s Lionesses soared into the semi-finals of the 2017 European Championships – their second successive semi-finals in major tournaments, a feat which has not been managed by the men’s team for 49 years it’s worth noting – folks all across the country dropped their jaw in awe of the fact that the ladies actually managed it. 960 more words


England Lionesses defy the odds in quest for European Crown

A win 43 years in the making. England women saw off rivals France to reach the semi-finals of the European Championships, a first win over ‘Les Bleus’ in 43 years. 392 more words


Can this summer give England fans hope?

What a summer for England’s youth teams. With the Lionesses still roaring at Euro 2017, bar the World Cup success of 1966, this could easily be the best summer since that date. 542 more words