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Hegerberg asked to twerk by Ballon d'Or host

Hegerberg asked to twerk by Ballon d'Or host

The inaugural women's Ballon d'Or has been marred after one of the hosts asked Ada Hergberg to 'twerk'. 4 Dec 2018
FIFA to investigate abuse claims from Afghanistan national team

FIFA to investigate abuse claims from Afghanistan national team

FIFA are set to investigate the allegations of sexual and physical abuse from the members of the Afghanistan women's national team. 3 Dec 2018
Montemurro commits his future

Montemurro commits his future

Australian coach Joe Montemurro has signed a new long-term deal with Arsenal's Women's team. 18 Oct 2018
Voting needs to change to improve FIFA Best Award

Voting needs to change to improve FIFA Best Award

There is no doubt that the voting system used to choose the FIFA Best Football Awards is failing. 26 Sep 2018
Women's Ballon d'Or launched

Women's Ballon d'Or launched

For the first time, women will be awarded the Ballon d'Or for the best women's player of the year. 25 Sep 2018
Fishlock won't line up for City

Fishlock won't line up for City

Jess Fishlock won't be returning to the W-League for the 2018/19 season. 25 Sep 2018
More prize money expected for France 2019

More prize money expected for France 2019

FIFA is set to fund some of the Women's 2019 World Cup teams business-class flights and raise the total prize money. 21 Sep 2018
"No one should say that a girl can't play football"

"No one should say that a girl can't play football"

Seven-year-old Candelaria Cabrera has had a ball at her feet since she was three but a regional regulation could see her officially banned from playing. 13 Sep 2018
NZF apologies after former CEO's comments on former Football Ferns staffer

NZF apologies after former CEO's comments on former Football Ferns staffer

New Zealand Football (NZF) has apologised to a former staff member over "factually incorrect" comments made by former CEO Andy Martin. 6 Jul 2018
Kerr nominated for ESPYS

Kerr nominated for ESPYS

Matilda forward Sam Kerr has been nominated for two awards at the 2018 ESPYS. 23 Jun 2018
Investigation launched into Football Ferns environment

Investigation launched into Football Ferns environment

An independent investigation of the Football Ferns environment will take place this week after the New Zealand Football received letters from the NZPFA on Monday. 20 Jun 2018
Ferns file complaints against Heraf

Ferns file complaints against Heraf

The story of Football Ferns coach Andreas Heraf has intensified with players filing complaints to New Zealand Football about his conduct and behaviour. 19 Jun 2018
Former Ferns call for coach to resign

Former Ferns call for coach to resign

Football Ferns coach Andreas Heraf has come under fire for his comments after the sides 3-1 loss to Japan in Wellington on Sunday. 13 Jun 2018
Discrimination on the rise in women's football

Discrimination on the rise in women's football

Women in Football (WiF) have announced they've received a 397.2 percent increase in reported sex discrimination and harassment incidents in a 12 month period. 2 Jun 2018
30 years on: First FIFA match for the Matildas

30 years on: First FIFA match for the Matildas

Today, 1 June 2018, marks a special day in Australian football history as 30 years ago to this date Australia's women's football team played their first FIFA tournament. 1 Jun 2018
Aussies Abroad and at home wrap: May 26-28

Aussies Abroad and at home wrap: May 26-28

There were ups and downs for the Australians overseas and at home this weekend so let's check out how they faired. 29 May 2018
FAWSL restructure announced

FAWSL restructure announced

Women's football in the UK has changed with the announcement of the restructure to the FAWSL, which sees a two-tier competition with the FA Women’s Super League and newly formed Women’s Championship. 29 May 2018
All Whites captain encouraged teammates to support pay parity

All Whites captain encouraged teammates to support pay parity

It has been revealed that Burnley forward and All Whites captain Chris Wood helped broker the CBA which saw equity and parity for the Football Ferns. 24 May 2018
Kerr finishes third, Bronze takes the crown

Kerr finishes third, Bronze takes the crown

Sam Kerr has taken out third place in the BBC Women's Footballer of the Year 2018 award with Olympique Lyonnais and England defender Lucy Bronze has been crowned the winner. 23 May 2018
New campaign for women and girls in football

New campaign for women and girls in football

Women in Football, a network of professional women working in and around the football industry, have launched #WhatIf. 17 May 2018
W-League referees named to officiate U-20 Women’s World Cup

W-League referees named to officiate U-20 Women’s World Cup

Australian referee Kate Jacewicz and assistant referee Renae Coghill have been named by the FIFA Referees Committee for the FIFA U-20 Women’s World Cup France 2018. 10 May 2018