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  • Telegraph Audio Football Club podcast: Women's Football Special

    A timely first for the podcast:

    The Telegraph
  • Women’s football: how girls are moving the goalposts

    With young players joining grassroots clubs and England’s Lionesses preparing for their World Cup run, the sport is finally getting the recognition it deserves ‘Izzy, to me, to me,” the cry comes from many voices. Izzy, two brown pigtails flying out behind her, passes the ball to her friend, who turns with it, neatly avoiding the opposition player on her heels. She passes to Holly in the blue boots. But then, as Holly turns and passes, the ball is lost in a tangle of players. Suddenly the red...

    the Guardian
  • Vatican forms its first women's football team

    It may have a distinctly chequered past in its treatment of women, but the Vatican has scored a small victory in its push towards greater inclusion with the formation of its first female football team.

    The Telegraph
  • Vatican launches women's football team with pope's blessing

    Team to make its debut against AS Roma’s women’s team on 26 May The Vatican has launched its first women’s football team, with a debut challenge against AS Roma’s Serie A women’s squad on 26 May. More than half of the team is made up of staff working within the Vatican, as well as employees’ wives and daughters. Continue reading

    the Guardian