10 years ago, University of Gloucestershire Women’s Rugby star Charlotte McFarland was football mad, but the spontaneous decision to try something new saw her discover her love and passion for rugby. “My dad was a semi-professional football player and my whole family is football, football football,” she said, speaking to Park Life Sport. “My dad […]
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Coronavirus has left football fans without anything to watch for almost two months. Stadiums are empty, the pubs are silent and social media is full of supporters edging to see the sport return. We’ve taken a look at all of Europe’s top leagues and have the latest updates of when, or if, the football will […]
This weekend the England squad were due to gather ahead of the March fixtures, which included games at Wembley against Denmark and Italy. With the postponement of football until the end of April, those games have been cancelled – and Euro 2020 has been postponed until the summer of 2021. Gareth Southgate has today written […]
It was announced on Tuesday that, as a result of the COVID-19 outbreak, UEFA Euro 2020 would be postponed by a year. The rescheduled tournament will now take place from June 11 2021 to July 11 2021 In a statement, UEFA outlined the intention of the delay, saying priority has been given to domestic competitions […]
Barcelona have today confirmed the emergency signing of Leganes’ Martin Braithwaite for €18m on a four and a half year deal. La Liga gave the second-placed side permission to complete the emergency deal on Monday, as it comes after the transfer deadline, due to the recent injury to Ousmane Dembele. The French forward has suffered […]
Earlier this week England Women manager Phil Neville announced his squad for the upcoming SheBelieves Cup, one with the perfect mix of youth and experience. Everton’s Chloe Kelly and Sandy MacIver, West Ham’s Grace Fisk, as well as Manchester City’s Ellie Roebuck and Lauren Hemp all received call ups. This summer, though, Neville has a […]
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Liverpool Women moved out of the relegation zone after overcoming Bristol City 1-0 on Sunday afternoon. A first half goal from Rachel Furness gave the Reds their first league win of the season and elevated them off the bottom of the table, moving ahead of the Robins on goal difference. Here’s what we learned from […]
Sunday felt like a decisive day in the Women’s Super League fixture calendar with Bristol City hosting Liverpool in an all important bottom of the table clash and Arsenal facing Chelsea in a fight for the title. The results aren’t necessarily season defining, with plenty of football still left to be played, but they’re likely to […]