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FIFA Women’s World Cup 2023™ Bid Evaluation Report published – three bids submitted to FIFA Council – FIFA.com
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FIFA Women’s World Cup 2023™ Bid Evaluation Report published – three bids submitted to FIFA Council – FIFA.com

Following a detailed assessment of the bid books and visits to the bidding countries, today FIFA confirmed that three bids will be submitted to the FIFA Council in order for it to select the FIFA Women’s World Cup 2023™ host(s) at its meeting to be held online on 25 June 2020. The three qualifying bids…

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Chelsea Women avoid heartbreak, win the FAWSL title – The Pride of London
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Chelsea Women avoid heartbreak, win the FAWSL title – The Pride of London

KINGSTON UPON THAMES, ENGLAND – FEBRUARY 02: Bethany England of Chelsea celebrates with teammates Erin Curthbert and Guro Reiten after scoring her sides fifth goal during the Barclays FA Women’s Super League match between Chelsea and West Ham United at Kingsmeadow on February 02, 2020 in Kingston upon Thames, United Kingdom. (Photo by Linnea Rheborg/Getty…

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English women’s football season declared over – Vanguard
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English women’s football season declared over – Vanguard

The 2019/20 season in the top two tiers of English women’s football was called to an end on Monday by the Football Association (FA), but no decision has yet been made on how final standings will be decided. “The FA Women’s Super League and Women’s Championship Board has today confirmed the decision to end the…

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FA Women’s Super League 2019-20 season ended with ‘immediate effect’ – We Ain’t Got No History
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FA Women’s Super League 2019-20 season ended with ‘immediate effect’ – We Ain’t Got No History

This had been coming, it seemed to be only a matter of when, and ‘when’ became today. The English FA announced that the Women’s Super League would be ended ‘with immediate effect’. The urgency of that sounds funny for a decision that was likely made some time ago. It’s unfortunate because the women’s game in…

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Chelsea Women news: Women’s Super League ended – coronavirus pandemic – Chelsea FC
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Chelsea Women news: Women’s Super League ended – coronavirus pandemic – Chelsea FC

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FC Barcelona News: 9 May 2020; Barça Women declared La Liga champions, Miralem Pjanic agrees Barça move – Barca Blaugranes
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FC Barcelona News: 9 May 2020; Barça Women declared La Liga champions, Miralem Pjanic agrees Barça move – Barca Blaugranes

Back on the field! – FC BarcelonaFollowing Wednesday’s medical tests, the first team returned to training this Friday, albeit individually, at the Ciutat Esportiva Joan Gamper. Iberdrola league champions 2019/20! – FC BarcelonaSpanish Football Federation decides to declare its women’s competitions over and awards fifth title to the unbeaten Barça team Ivan Rakitic: I want…

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Chelsea Women could be robbed of historic season – The Pride of London
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Chelsea Women could be robbed of historic season – The Pride of London

KINGSTON UPON THAMES, ENGLAND – FEBRUARY 02: Bethany England of Chelsea celebrates with teammates Erin Curthbert and Guro Reiten after scoring her sides fifth goal during the Barclays FA Women’s Super League match between Chelsea and West Ham United at Kingsmeadow on February 02, 2020 in Kingston upon Thames, United Kingdom. (Photo by Linnea Rheborg/Getty…

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Barcelona women’s team to be proclaimed league champions – report – Barca Blaugranes
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Barcelona women’s team to be proclaimed league champions – report – Barca Blaugranes

FC Barcelona Femení will be crowned league champions early, according to a new report. The women’s league will not be restarted this season, meaning the Spanish federation will make decisions about promotions, relegations, championships, and European competitions this week. The report is said to be unveiled Friday, with the federation still deciding between two scenarios…

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These Women Are Representing Nigeria in Water Sports at the 2020 Olympics – BellaNaija
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These Women Are Representing Nigeria in Water Sports at the 2020 Olympics – BellaNaija

Nigerian women are making their mark across all sectors in the country and sports is not left out. For the first time ever, Nigeria will be sending its first female canoeist and first (female) athlete in rowing to the Olympics 2020 in Tokyo.Rowing is a type of sport done on water. It involves propelling a…

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Women’s Sport: WTA Tour suspended until May 2nd 2020 – GIVEMESPORT
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Women’s Sport: WTA Tour suspended until May 2nd 2020 – GIVEMESPORT

The WTA has announced that the Women’s Tour will be suspended until at least May due to fears concerning the coronavirus.  Both the WTA and the ATP had already postponed all professional tennis until April, but were hopeful that much of the clay court season would still go ahead, in time for the French Open.…

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Zambia women beat Cameroon to qualify for first Olympic tournament – Inside World Football
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Zambia women beat Cameroon to qualify for first Olympic tournament – Inside World Football

March 11 – Zambia have qualified for the first time for the Olympic Women’s Football tournament following a 2-1 victory over Cameroon. The Copper Queens clinched Africa’s single automatic ticket for the Tokyo tournament in a two-legged encounter with Cameroon, a traditional continental powerhouse in the women’s game. In the first leg in Yaounde, a…

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U-17 Women’s W’Cup: Flamingos thrash Guinea 6-1 in Conakry – The Punch
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U-17 Women’s W’Cup: Flamingos thrash Guinea 6-1 in Conakry – The Punch

Ebenezer Bajela Nigeria’s U-17 women’s team defeated home team, Guinea, 6-1 in the first leg of the first round of 2020 FIFA U17 Women’s World Cup qualifier on Saturday. The Flamingos made a light work of their opponent in Conakry to put coach Bankole Olowookere’s side in a comfortable position ahead of the return leg…

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Two women arrested as part of Ronaldinho case in Paraguay – MARCA.com
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Two women arrested as part of Ronaldinho case in Paraguay – MARCA.com

Football Him and his brother had fake passportsEFETwo women were arrested on Thursday in Asuncion for alleged links to the case of Ronaldinho Gaucho and his brother, who were detained for travelling to Paraguay with fake passports.Before announcing the arrests, the prosecutor, Federico Delfino, told the media that the documents were issued in Paraguay between last…

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Women’s Sport: Sri-Lanka finish World-Cup campaign with resounding victory over Bangladesh – GIVEMESPORT
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Women’s Sport: Sri-Lanka finish World-Cup campaign with resounding victory over Bangladesh – GIVEMESPORT

Sri-Lanka thrashed Bangladesh by nine wickets in Melbourne and ensured that they did not finish bottom of Group A. Despite a promising victory over England in a warm-up game before this World-Cup and a narrow defeat to Australia early in the tournament, Sri-Lanka entered this game winless, and like Bangladesh, were already eliminated from the…

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Chelsea Women v Arsenal Women: Continental League Cup final – BBC Sport
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Chelsea Women v Arsenal Women: Continental League Cup final – BBC Sport

The City Ground is hosting the Continental League Cup final for the first timeThe FA Women’s Continental League Cup final: Chelsea v ArsenalDate: Saturday, 29 February Kick-off: 17:30 GMT Venue: The City Ground, NottinghamCoverage: Live text and radio commentary on the BBC Sport website and app and on BBC Radio 5 live sports extraLondon rivals…

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