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Cristiano Ronaldo and Christian Eriksen strikes feature in UEFA goal of the season nominations - but there’s no room for Gareth Bale’s Champions League stunner against Liverpool

The 12 nominees for the UEFA goal of the season have been revealed, with Cristiano Ronaldo's stunning overhead kick for Real Madrid against Juventus …

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Fixtures

FA WSL

Asian Games 2018 Women's Football Tournament Match Fixtures

Netherlands Win the Women’s Nordic Cup Under-16 Football Tournament 2012 Netherlands 1 – 1 Sweden Goals From:...<p>Sporting Braga lead Liga Futebol …

Soccer

Tim Weah will score many goals in his career. This will be the silliest.

Players returning stateside in the past week: Jorge Villafaña (Santos Laguna to Portland), Bill Hamid (Midtjylland to D.C. United), Joshua Perez (Fiorentina to LAFC).<p>Movement within Europe: Emerson Hyndman (Bournemouth to Hibernian), Duane Holmes (Scunthorpe to Derby County).<p>Of note: Several …

Sports

'The women's team is not just an afterthought': Toni Duggan on following Gary Lineker's footsteps at Barcelona, facing old club Manchester City and meeting Julia Roberts

Barcelona and England striker Toni Duggan goes back to Manchester on Sunday afternoon just a year after she became the first English player to join …

Soccer

North Carolina Courage lead the NWSL 12th August 2018

North Carolina Courage lead the NWSL 12th August 2018<p>Chicago Red Stars 1 – 1 North Carolina Courage<p>Goals From:<p>Debinha 21′ (North Carolina Courage)<p>Sam …

North Carolina

Alex Scott to make history as the first female pundit on Sky Sports’ Super Sunday

Alex Scott, the former England and Arsenal footballer and pundit who gained acclaim for her performances and knowledge during World Cup coverage on …

Soccer

The 2018 draft-day trade that saw Sam Kerr, Carli Lloyd and Christen Press change teams was at the time considered to among the grandest in National Women’s Soccer League history. Here was Kerr, the reigning league MVP and record-setting scorer in 2017, leaving struggling Sky Blue FC for a possible title contender in the Chicago […]

(Photo Copyright Lewis Gettier)<p>The 2018 draft-day trade that saw Sam Kerr, Carli Lloyd and Christen Press change teams was at the time considered to …

Women's Soccer

Gossip |Premier predictions and transfer verdicts

The wait is almost over!<p>Just under three months ago Gabriel Jesus clipped the ball over Southampton goalkeeper Alex McCarthy to seal an incredible …

Soccer

Crosfields ladies manager wins award from Coleen Rooney

A PENKETH mum who has dedicated years to grassroots football alongside her full-time job has been named the the 2018 McDonald’s UK Football Mum of …

Soccer

Brasileiro Feminino 2018 Match Day Twelve Results 10th August

Bristol City Women Trio To Represent Wales In Two Portugal Fixtures Hayley Ladd, Loren Dykes and Georgia Evans have...<p>Russia are heading to Florida …

Women's Soccer

Sky Blue FC Announces Transfer of Janine Beckie

• By: Sky Blue FC,<br>• August 9, 2018<br>• in News<p><i>Photo by Howard C. Smith, ISI Photos.</i><p><b>Tinton Falls, N.J. (August 9, 2018) –</b> Sky Blue FC of the National Women’s …

Sky Blue FC

Janine Beckie's Manchester City Move: "I Feel This is the Move that Will Take my Game to the Next Level"

Janine Beckie says the opportunity to join Manchester City was one she couldn’t pass up after an offer came in last week for the former Sky Blue FC …

Soccer

Beckie Signs with Manchester City

Related Links<p><b>MANCHESTER, U.K. –</b> Former Texas Tech soccer standout Janine Beckie signed a one-year contract with Manchester City's Women's Football …

Soccer

Also in today’s roundup, U-20 World Cup results and the MAC Hermann Trophy watchlist is released. Manchester City announced on Thursday that they had signed Canadian international and former Sky Blue FC forward Janine Beckie on the same day that the FA WSL transfer window closed. Over the weekend The Equalizer broke the news that […]

<i>Also in today’s roundup, U-20 World Cup results and the MAC Hermann Trophy watchlist is released.</i><p>Manchester City announced on Thursday that they had …

Watchlist

Lyon, where champions are made

• <b>Six Lyon players nominated for The Best FIFA Women’s Player 2018 award</b>• <b><br>All are star performers in Europe’s best team</b>• <b><br>Will one of them become the first</b> …

Soccer

Alisson, Naby Keita and the power of Jurgen Klopp which ensures Liverpool are beating top European clubs to top players

Liverpool's transfer work this season is not just a success for the recruitment team, but for Jurgen Klopp.<p>When the club appointed the German in …

Soccer

Agent: Axel Witsel Rejected Manchester United Transfer for Borussia Dortmund

The agent of Axel Witsel has said the Belgium midfielder turned down a transfer to Manchester United in favour of Borussia Dortmund this summer.<p>Speaking to <i>Het Laatste Nieuws</i> (h/t Sky Sports), representative Paul Stefani said he advised Witsel against joining the Red Devils over fears he would be …

Soccer

Why A Soccer European Super League Is 'Closer Than Ever'

Increasing influence from US investors and uncertainty over future TV rights deals mean a breakaway European Super League in soccer is “closer than ever”.<p>That is the verdict of Vysyble, a consultancy that examines the financial performance of soccer clubs.<p>“Three of the top 6 clubs by revenue in the …

Soccer

Mee Still Thinking Big

<b>Ben Mee wants to remain a big part of the Clarets’ future after signing a new long-term deal at Turf Moor.</b><p>Mee is already Burnley’s second longest …

Soccer

Axel Witsel Joins Borussia Dortmund After Successful China Stint

After a solid 2018 World Cup where he helped Belgium reach the semi-finals, Axel Witsel has joined Borussia Dortmund from Chinese Super League side Tianjin Quanjian for a reported $23 million.<p>Witsel, who started in six of Belgium’s seven World Cup games, has swapped East Asia for the …

Soccer

BECCA’S BLOG: The FA’s treatment of the Sunderland Ladies team is a downright disgrace!

Poor decision-making and financial troubles of the old regime have forced the FA to consign Sunderland Ladies to the doldrums of women’s football - a negligent disaster for the development of the ladies game in the region.<p>Whilst the men’s team of Sunderland AFC may be starting to get back on their …

Soccer

Brazil beckons

<b>England forward Lauren Hemp is assertive mood ahead of the Young Lionesses’ second World Cup group game against Brazil.</b><p>The youngster, who turned 18 …

Women's Soccer

Live Stream | WFC Khakhiv v Birkirkara | UEFA Women’s Champions League qualifying round 2018/19

Switzerland Nationalliga A Results 7th May 2016 Staad 2 – 1 Grasshopper Goals From: Julia Schneider 8′ (Grasshopper)...<p>WSU GOAL OF THE MONTH: YUKI …

UEFA Champions League

Witsel agrees Dortmund switch

Borussia Dortmund are set to complete the signing of Belgium international midfielder Axel Witsel on a four-year contract.<p>Axel Witsel is set for his first crack at one of Europe's top five leagues after agreeing a move from Tianjin Quanjian to Borussia Dortmund.<p>Belgium international Witsel, who …

Soccer

When does transfer window close for the Women's Super League, is it the same as the Premier League, and what are the best signings of the summer?

WITH the start of the Women's Super League and Championship season just around the corner, the summer transfer window is drawing to a close.<p>There has …

Soccer Transfers

Man City Women have foundations to dominate for next 10 years, says Nikita Parris

<b>Manchester City have the foundations in place to dominate the women's game for the next 10 years, forward Nikita Parris says.</b><p>City won the Women's Super League and Continental Cup in 2016 as well as the Women's FA Cup at Wembley in 2017.<p>Since then, City have lost England trio Lucy Bronze, Toni …

Manchester City FC

Caution Needed but Lots of Positives as England Defeat World Champions Korea DPR

Two goals from University of North Carolina forward Alessia Russo either side of Georgia Stanway’s strike from outside the box saw Mo Marley’s …

Women's Soccer

Monday cannon fodder: difficult community scrapes

USWNT beats Brazil 4-1 to win Tournament of Nations (VIDEO) | SI.com<br>The USWNT came back from a 1-0 deficit to defeat Brazil 4-1 and win the 2018 Tournament of Nations.<p>Aberdeen 1-1 Rangers: Steven Gerrard says his side are 'a class above' rivals - BBC Sport<br>Rangers manager Steven Gerrard declares his …

Soccer

North Carolina Courage lead the NWSL 6th August 2018

Katayoun Khosrowyar wins WSU Coach Award, Presented by TeamSnap. For the first time, the WSU Coach Award went on...<p>Anna Signeul names Scotland squad …

Women's Soccer