England Women storm to record-breaking 20-0 win over Latvia as Ellen White beats Kelly Smith record

More questions have been raised about the fairness of pitting top nations against minnows after England Women stormed to an incredible 20-0 win over Latvia. It was a record-breaking night at the Keepmoat Stadium as the Lionesses recorded their biggest ever win, while Ellen White became the country’s all-time leading goalscorer. The result comes just … Read more

Leicester City sack manager Jonathan Morgan after pointless WSL start | Leicester City Women

Leicester City have sacked their manager Jonathan Morgan after losing all eight of their Women’s Super League games so far this season. Morgan, who helped lead the team to promotion from the Women’s Championship last season, leaves alongside assistant Michael Makoni and first-team coach Holly Morgan. “This club has been part of mine and my … Read more

Arsenal Women boss Jonas Eidevall slams ‘almost inhuman’ schedule after Leah Williamson injury

Arsenal Women boss Jonas Eidevall slams ‘almost inhuman’ schedule after Leah Williamson is ruled out until at least Christmas by hamstring injury Jonas Eidevall was unhappy that Arsenal had to play three games in six days  Leah Williamson suffered a ‘significant’ hamstring injury last weekend The defender has played in all of Arsenal and England’s games … Read more

‘The time was just right’: Sam Kerr signs new two-year contract with Chelsea | Chelsea Women

Australia forward Sam Kerr has signed a new two-year contract extension with Chelsea, keeping her at the club until summer 2024. The 28-year-old has scored 39 goals in 47 games since joining midway through the 2019 season and is thrilled to have committed her future to the Women’s Super League champions. “It’s really exciting,” Kerr … Read more

‘Nothing for me to consider’: Gareth Taylor shrugs off City job questions | Manchester City Women

Gareth Taylor said “there is nothing for me to consider” when asked whether his position as manager of Manchester City was in question after a tough 4-0 defeat to champions Chelsea. “Until I’m told differently I’ll continue to work hard. I’m working so hard in this period,” he said. “Obviously with a lot of constraints … Read more

PSG’s Aminata Diallo released without charge as police investigate attack | Paris Saint-Germain Women

The Paris St-Germain women’s midfielder Aminata Diallo has been released without charge, as police continue to investigate a violent assault against her teammate and fellow midfielder Kheira Hamraoui. Diallo had been taken into custody for questioning by police this week, but was released on Thursday with no charges against her, and is expected to resume … Read more

Aminata Diallo: Five PSG Women players were given security ‘after receiving phone threats’

Five Paris Saint-Germain Women players were given security guards after receiving threatening phone-calls in the days before one of them was brutally beaten, French media has claimed.  Beating victim Kheira Hamraoui, 31, was allegedly among players given guards, as was Aminata Diallo, 26, who is now under arrest accused of orchestrating the attack.  The calls reportedly … Read more

Manchester City’s Janine Beckie: ‘I’ve needed thicker skin living over here’ | Manchester City Women

Janine Beckie has a biblical verse tattooed on the inside of her left wrist. “Those who hope in the Lord will renew their strength,” declares Isaiah 40:31. “They will soar on wings like eagles; they will run and not grow weary, they will walk and not be faint.” The Manchester City and Canada forward is … Read more

PSG’s Aminata Diallo taken into custody after alleged attack on teammate | Paris Saint-Germain Women

Paris St-Germain women’s midfielder Aminata Diallo has been taken into custody by the Versailles Regional Police Service following an attack on one of the club’s players last week, the French side said in a statement on Wednesday. L’Equipe reported that Diallo’s teammate Kheira Hamraoui had been dragged out of her car and assaulted by two … Read more

PSG Women star Aminata Diallo is arrested for ‘hiring two men to attack and injure a club team-mate’

American ice-skaters Tonya Harding and Nancy Kerrigan were competing for a spot at the 1994 Winter Olympics and were long-standing figure skating rivalries. But things turned nasty…  – Jan 6, 1994: The night before the US National Figure Skating Championships, Kerrigan is attacked by hired hitman Shane Stant, who used a 21-inch collapsible baton to … Read more