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Everything you need to know about women’s soccer can be found below. We cover the origins of Women’s soccer and the first teams, to the modern soccer era and the upcoming World Cup.

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2007 Women’s World Cup: Germany Edge Out Brazil In Final

China hosted the 2007 Women’s World Cup Final on 30 September 2007, which was won by Germany, who defeated Brazil 2–0. The defending champions of the 2003 FIFA Women’s World Cup final played the Brazil national team who had never …

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Christine Sinclair: Canadian Soccer Star Refusing To Retire

Christine Sinclair is a forward for the Canadian Women’s national soccer team and has been for 21 years. She has scored 190 goals, more than any other international female soccer player. The Portland Thorns striker is only 5′ 9″ (175 …

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Alexia Putellas: 2022 FIFA Best Player And Ballon d’Or Winner

Alexia Putellas Segura is a professional soccer player who plays for the Spain women’s national and FC Barcelona Femení. She plays in the midfield and is considered one of the best players ever in women’s soccer. She has won five …

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Florence Bilton: The Pioneer Behind Women’s Football

Florence Bilton (also known as Flo Bilton), the Hull woman who pioneered women’s soccer both locally and nationally, passed away in 2004. She was 82 years of age. Flo, originally from Beverley Road, Hull, helped form the Hull Women’s Football …

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Is There A World Cup Women’s Soccer Tournament In 2023?

The men’s FIFA World Cup has been going since 1930. In 2022 it will host its 22nd tournament. And there is a World Cup Women’s soccer tournament, and while it hasn’t been going as long, the competition is just as …

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Marta Vieira da Silva: The Brazilian National Team Great

Marta Vieira da Silva, more commonly known as Marta, is a Brazilian footballer. With 115 goals, she is Brazil’s top international goalscorer of either gender. The seventeen goals Marta scored at the FIFA World Cup also set a record for …

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Lily Parr: A Gay Icon For Female Soccer Globally

The name Lily Parr, who played women’s football, may be familiar to people. Most people do not know her story or influence, or, more importantly, how it pertains to the story of women’s soccer. Early Childhood Of Lily Parr Born …

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Female Footballers: An Unsuitable Game For Women In 1900s

On 23 March 1895, at Crouch End in London, a group of female footballers came together and played a women’s football match. It took place between North and South England. It had been organized by Nettie Honeyball, who became the …

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How Tall Is Carli Lloyd? (Height, Age, Net Worth, Facts)

Have you ever wondered how tall Carli Lloyd is? Well, this record-breaking national women’s soccer league superstar is only 5 feet 7 inches tall (170 centimeters). But she is still a tremendous asset to the USA women’s soccer team and …

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Swindon Spitfires: Women’s Football Club Established 1967

Women’s football in England is now firmly established as part of the game’s fabric, but few of those pioneering clubs from the mid-1960s have survived through to modern times. A rare example is Swindon Spitfires FC, formed in 1967 and …

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