Germany topped their group with maximum points then beat Nigeria in the last 16. They have been champions of Europe eight times but have had a lot to prove since being eliminated in the last eight of the 2011 finals on home soil and then failed to qualify for the Women's Olympic Football Tournament in 2012. … [Read more...] about Women’s World Cup: What can we expect in the quarter-finals?
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"Ad with the Women's Super League competition here in England, going into its second season, with major sponsors like Barclays putting money behind it, I think the interest in it and the coverage will hopefully go from strength to strength," he said. … [Read more...] about Women’s World Cup: Will the momentum wear off?
Scotland needed a win to have a chance at staying in the competition and looked comfortable set for a win after leading 3-0 during the first 70 minutes with goals from Kim Little, Jennie Beattie and Erin Cuthbert. … [Read more...] about Scotland out of the women’s World Cup after draw with Argentina
La Roja led the entire game after Thailand's keeper Waraporn Boonsing scored an own goal and Maria Jose Urrutia's put one in the net. Despite this, Chile fell short of advancing into the knockout stage by one goal. … [Read more...] about Chile eliminated from women’s World Cup, despite perseverance
By the time the referee whistled half time, another two goals had been added: one by Sweden's Sofia Jakobsson (22') and the other by the Lionesses' Fran Kirby (31'), bringing the score 2-1 in favour of Sweden. … [Read more...] about Women’s World Cup: England, Sweden compete for third place