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Unlucky Lionesses- defeated in World Cup semi-final by late Japan goal

The England women’s team earned the respect of world football in Canada by matching the holders Japan throughout the match and going down to a very late goal after hitting the woodwork three times. 714 more words


Stop telling me it's refreshing, because it's not!

England Lionesses’ World Cup campaign came to what can only be described as an unfortunate end in the early hours of July 2nd, after a last minute horror own goal sent the┬ásurprise package of the tournament packing just moments before extra time was set to begin. 886 more words


A Hopeful Night

The wounded lion
Cowers ‘neath the lioness
She roars in blood red.


"Lie in for Lionesses": Women in Sport

At midnight tonight the England Women’s football team will take on Japan in their semi-final match of the World Cup. 370 more words


Preview: England vs Japan

England Women have never reached the semi finals of World Cup before and are certain to be going all out for the victory.

Mark Sampson, the manager said the side had made history and wanted to make more history. 218 more words


England Lionesses: a roaring success?

In the build up to the Lionesses‘ first ever World Cup Semi-Final game, we look at what has made the team such a roaring success in their campaign. 1,014 more words


Pride of England led by Lionesses

The english women’s football team has achieved more in a few matches in Canada than their male counterparts have in more than two decades.

The Lionesses beat the hosts Canada to reach to semi-finals where they will play World Champions Japan. 85 more words