Women's Football

Cristiano Ronaldo has signed an exclusive partnership with Chinese video-sharing app Kuaishou to provide short-form videos to his Chinese fans – Sportsmoney.c

Billionaire businessman Dell Loy Hansen has begun the process to sell Utah Soccer Holdings following a troubling racism controversy last week, Major League Soccer has announced

The BBC, the UK public-service broadcaster, will stream the forthcoming season of the Scottish Women's Premier League after agreeing a one-season deal with its rights-holder, Scottish Women’s Football.

The England women's national soccer team has decided to opt out of next year's SheBelieves Cup in the United States in the wake of the global Covid-19 pandemic

The National Women's Soccer League broke its domestic television ratings record for the second time in a month over the weekend, when the NWSL Challenge Cup final drew an average audience of 653,000 viewers…

United States-based soccer promoters Relevent Sports Group has announced plans to develop the Women’s International Champions Cup, with additional content platforms and an expanded tournament.

The National Women's Soccer League has formally awarded an expansion team to Los Angeles, California, giving the league a valued presence in the United States' second-largest media market

CBS said it is "thrilled" with the quality and excitement of the National Women's Soccer League Challenge Cup and the reception of fans to network's coverage of the event

The National Women's Soccer League expansion team in Louisville, Kentucky, has been officially rebranded as Racing Louisville FC

Natalie Portman and Serena Williams are among the 33-strong, female-led ownership group of the NWSL's latest expansion team, which has high hopes that "the world will pay attention" to its efforts on and off the field. Bob Williams reports

Former professional footballer has been appointed as sporting director for Aston Villa Women

The NWSL is entering a new era in 2020 following the takeover of Reign FC by OL Groupe, the parent company of French women’s soccer team Olympique Lyonnais Féminin. Bob Williams spoke to new Reign FC COO Vincent Berthillot about the strategy behind the move.

We’re still some way off financial sustainability but it is clear that this has been the year in which women’s football finally secured its rightful place in the spotlight.

New Zealand Rugby is considering abandoning Super Rugby and replacing it with a trans-Tasman tournament, local media has reported

The National Women's Soccer League expansion team in Louisville, Kentucky, has brought in PNC Bank as its inaugural major commercial partner

The opening game of the National Women's Soccer League Challenge Cup was the most-watched match in league history, with an average of 572,000 viewers on the main CBS television network

The National Women's Soccer League has announced it will revise its pre-game ceremonies during the 2020 NWSL Challenge Cup to allow players to remain in the locker room during the playing of the national …

Every starting player from the Portland Thorns and North Carolina Courage took a knee during the national anthem ahead of the National Women’s Soccer League Challenge Cup tournament opener in Utah at th…

The National Women's Soccer League's North Carolina Courage has unveiled fan-engagement platform IQONIQ as its new sleeve sponsor

The National Women's Soccer League's Utah Royals have unveiled Soleil Energy as the team's new primary jersey sponsor

The National Women's Soccer League has announced the full schedule and kick-off times of the 2020 Challenge Cup this summer

Relevent Sports Group has called off the 2020 Women's International Champions Cup tournament as a result of the global Covid-19 pandemic

The United States Soccer Federation's board of directors have repealed a policy which required players to stand during the national anthem

The Asia-Pacific region could host the 2023 Fifa Women’s World Cup after Brazil withdrew its candidacy, boosting the chances of Japan and Australia and New Zealand's combined bid.

Russian Grand Prix organisers Rosgonki said they are open to hosting back-to-back races in Sochi this season adding to the F1 calendar shortened due to the Covid-19 pandemic

National Women's Soccer League team Utah Royals have named real estate closing and title insurance company Royal Title as their inaugural back-of-jersey sponsor, in a deal which runs through 2024

The 2020 NWSL Challenge Cup will miss some significant pulling power after United States women's national team superstar Megan Rapinoe decided to skip the summer tournament.

The National Women's Soccer League has unveiled ambitious plans to stage a 25-game tournament featuring all nine teams in the Salt Lake City area in Utah this summer amid the global Covid-19 pandemic

The National Women's Hockey League expansion team in Toronto has been officially branded the Toronto Six

The 2023 Women’s World Cup hosts will be selected at an online meeting of the Fifa Council on June 25, the world governing body announced.

Members of the United States women's national team are continuing their equal pay battle with the United States Soccer Federation by appealing a recent district court decision that dismissed their wage…

Members of the United States women's national soccer team have vowed to continue their fight for equal pay after a federal judge dismissed key parts of their wage discrimination lawsuit against the United…

Louisville City FC is reconsidering the name of its National Women's Soccer League team, Proof Louisville FC

The National Women's Soccer League is aiming to start its season at the end of June, commissioner Lisa Baird has revealed

Cindy Parlow Cone, the newly-installed United States Soccer Federation president, said her foremost objective is to settle the gender discrimination lawsuit with members of the US women's national team…

The United States Soccer Federation has named veteran sports business executive Will Wilson as the organization's new chief executive and secretary general

The National Women's Soccer League and Canadian Premier League have become the latest North American professional soccer leagues to suspend their seasons due to the global Covid-19 outbreak