Women's Football

The city of Sacramento, California, is close to landing a National Women's Soccer League team as well as a Major League Soccer team

National Women’s Soccer League team Portland Thorns have announced a partnership with Portland-based cannabidiol (CBD) company Social CBD. It is the first deal between a CBD brand and an NWSL club.

National Women's Soccer League team Washington Spirit will look to strengthen its ties with local Major League Soccer franchise DC United in 2020 with a ground-sharing deal

French soccer club Olympique Lyonnais is looking to take over a National Women's Soccer League team, according to reports in France

Spanish public broadcaster TVE has secured the rights to the Spanish women’s national team qualifying matches and the finals for the women’s European Championships in 2021.

French football's Olympique Lyonnais has announced Crédit Agricole Centre-Est, a regional arm of the French financial institution, as an official partner of its women’s team.

Procter & Gamble's Secret deodorant is continuing its support of women's soccer in the United States by committing $200,000 to purchase 9,000 tickets to National Women’s Soccer League games for the re…

Chinese Super League football club Guangzhou R&F is launching a women's team to compete in the next season of the China Football Association's Women's Super League (CWSL)

The United States women's national soccer team (USWNT) further demonstrated its popularity - and revenue-generating capability - by drawing an announced record crowd of 49,504 fans for Thursday evening's…

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.

The National Women's Soccer League will make a concerted effort to ride the wave of this summer's Women's World Cup, with interest in the league and its players expected to spike during and after the tournament. Bob Williams looks at how the league aims to maintain this momentum.

Few would argue against the fact that there is growing momentum behind women’s sports, both in media and commercial terms, but when will we be able to reach a stage where they are financially self-sustainable?

SRO-level turnout continues strong post-Women's World Cup boost for NWSL

National Women's Soccer League team Sky Blue FC has announced that its Sunday, August 18, game against Reign FC has been moved to the 25,000-capacity Red Bull Arena in Harrison, New Jersey

Fifa president Gianni Infantino believes the governing body will exceed its pledge to double the prize money for the 2023 Women's World Cup to $60m (€54m).

Fifa has reopened the bidding process for the 2023 Women's World Cup after its Council approved the tournament's expansion from 24 to 32 teams

The United States men’s national team has jumped to the defence of the women's team in their battle with the US Soccer Federation for equal pay and working conditions.

The United States women's national team's ongoing battle for equal pay and working conditions took another twist when US Soccer Federation (USSF) president Carlos Cordeiro published an open letter on July…

Following the success of this summer's Women's World Cup in France, world governing body Fifa is reportedly looking to fast-track its plans to expand the tournament from 24 to 32 teams

The Chicago Red Stars gained a record 17,388 crowd on July 21 at SeatGeek Stadium, continuing the National Women's Soccer League's attendance boost following this summer's Women's World Cup in France

The National Women's Soccer League enjoyed a significant attendance boost in the first weekend after the Women's World Cup in France

A parade in New York City to celebrate the United States women's national team's victory in the Women's World Cup was dominated by the squad's fight for equal pay and working conditions with the US Soccer…

The United States women’s national soccer team will look to cash in on their triumph at the Women's World Cup in France by embarking on a victory tour in the US later this year.

Online payment platform Alipay announced it will provide 1 billion yuan (USD$145m) in funding for a 10-year project to boost China's women's football industry

Liverpool FC has announced that its women's team will join the club's summer tour of the United States to help boost their international profile and prepare for the Women’s Super League season.

Fifa's women's football survey, released yesterday, gives a snapshot of the position of the women's game worldwide

The United States Soccer Federation (USSF) and the 28 women's national team players who sued the governing body in March, in the search for equal pay and working conditions, have agreed to pursue mediation…

The Portland Timbers' Providence Park home re-opened on Saturday night after a $100m (€88m) facelift modernized the century-old facility.

NWSL club look to retool in multiple areas after early struggles

FC Barcelona's plan to set up a team in the National Women's Soccer League in the United States remains in the balance

The Doncaster Rovers Belles, one of the top historic clubs in women's football will be brought under the larger Club Doncaster umbrella in May

Juventus Women drew 39,027 fans for their game against Fiorentina at the Allianz Stadium on Sunday, smashing the attendance record for a women’s club game in Italy.

Atlético Madrid Femenino drew 60,739 fans for their clash with FC Barcelona Femení at Wanda Metropolitano on Sunday, setting a world-record attendance for a women's club football match.