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# Women's football

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Record-breaking crowd of 60,739 watch women's match between Barcelona and Atletico
The attendance is the largest ever for a top-flight club match in European women’s football.
'There are things I hold onto dearly - her class, her accent and her beautiful smile'
Italian football legend Carolina Morace pays tribute to her late friend Anne O’Brien, a pioneering, revolutionary but unheralded icon.
'I was standing on a cottage roof, freezing to death, shovelling snow. I think: do you want to go back to that?'
Wexford Youths manager Tom Elmes moved to Ireland aged 21 from Birmingham. On Sunday he will try and secure a league and cup double at the Aviva Stadium.
Phil Neville highlights disgraceful rape and death threats sent to England Women's players
Chelsea’s Karen Carney shared the abhorrent messages on her Instagram page.
Fifa seek to double number of women footballers by 2026
Fifa is aiming for 60 million women footballers worldwide, while professionalising clubs and national leagues.
Wexford Youths take lead against Ajax but lose out in Champions League qualifier
Ireland striker Rianna Jarrett was on target for the Women’s National League champions before the Dutch side scored four.
Kerry net three, but Donegal keep nose in front to advance to quarter-finals
The Ulster champions held firm to set up a quarter-final clash with Armagh.
Manchester United finally looks set to have its first-ever professional women's team
One of world football’s superpowers has applied to join the second tier of the Women’s Super League for the 2018-19 campaign.
After disgraced Mark Sampson's sacking, Phil Neville appointed new England Women's coach
Since retiring, the 41-year-old has worked as a TV pundit and a coach with both Man United and Valencia.
Cork City get FAI Cup final day off to the perfect start by lifting the women's trophy
Clare Shine bagged the only goal of the game in a 1-0 win over UCD Waves this afternoon.
Sacked England women's manager found guilty of racially abusing players
The FA has been forced to apologise to Eni Aluko and Drew Spence after the findings of an independent report.
Delaney promises to grow women's football as FAI makes historic appointment
Niamh O’Donoghue will join the association’s board of management at next month’s AGM.
Shelbourne drawn with Linfield in the Women's Champions League
The WNL champions will also face opposition from Poland and Finland in the qualifying group stage.
Good news for Irish star as Notts County players allowed to join new clubs
Louise Quinn and others were left in limbo following news that the club’s women’s team was liquidated.
The most dominant force in women's club football just added another superstar to their ranks
Alex Morgan is the best-known name in US circles.
We'll Leave It There So: No All-Ireland final appeal from Dubs and all today's sport
Plus, the world reacts to the death of Arnold Palmer.
Clinical Ireland put 5 past Montenegro to earn biggest win in 12 years
Louise Quinn, Aine O’Gorman, Ruesha Littlejohn, Denis O’Sullivan and Stephanie Roche were on all the scoresheet in Petrovac.
Ireland defender with a throw-in like Rory Delap signs for Man City
Louth-born full-back Megan Campbell is the latest Irish player to join the WSL.
'I remember watching Arsenal in the FA Cup final when I was 12. Now I'm playing for them'
The Gunners’ latest signing Katie McCabe begins life at her new club this week.
Women's FAI Cup final penalty shootout fiasco was utterly avoidable
There were farcical scenes at the climax of Sunday’s game at the Aviva Stadium.
There's outrage after Cork City players began their FAI cup warmup during women's penalty shootout
Twitter is alight.
There's outrage after Cork City players began their warmup during women's final shootout
Twitter is alight.
There's outrage after Cork players began their FAI cup warmup during women's penalty shootout
Twitter is alight.
'Those wondergoals are there week-in week-out and people need to see them'
Shelbourne manager Casey McQuillan believes there is no lack of quality in women’s football but the media needs to get on-board.
Iran women's football captain isn't at a major tournament - because her husband won't let her go
Under Iranian law a man has the right to prevent his wife from leaving the country.
Disappointing start to Ireland's Euro 2017 campaign as Finland come away with 3 points
Sue Ronan’s girls lost 2-0 on a rainy night in Tallaght.
'I couldn't ask much more from the girls' - Wexford Youths go out of Europe on a high
Will Doyle’s girls ended their Champions League campaign with an emphatic win over Cardiff Met.
Disappointment for Wexford Youths in second Champions League outing
The Irish club lost 6-0 to Polish side Medyk Konin this evening.
Wexford Youths claim victory in Champions League opener
Jessica Gleeson’s 35-yard strike was enough to earn the Irish club victory over Lithuanian side Gintra.
Wexford Youths will play Champions League football for the first time today
We spoke to manager Will Doyle ahead of their qualifying group stage opener in Poland.
'We can top the group' - Ireland defender Rossiter ready for Champions League debut
WNL title winners Wexford Youths make their European bow in Poland tomorrow.
The England Twitter account is getting a lot of heat for describing their footballers as "mothers, partners and daughters"
Probably not the sharpest PR move…
Stephanie Roche's American dream has come to a premature end
The move has seemingly been made as the club look to accommodate two new signings.
'It's in the hands of the Gods' - Euro qualification hopes in the balance for Ireland U17s
After yesterday’s 0-0 draw against Hungary, Dave Connell’s girls won’t know if the have done enough until tomorrow.
Raheny United aiming to make history in Champions League last-32 tie
We speak to head coach Casey McQuillan as the WNL champions face into a first leg with Bristol Academy at Richmond Park this evening.
Raheny United drawn with Bristol in the Champions League last 32
The WNL title holders were paired with English opponents in this afternoon’s draw.
Shine strike gives Raheny United brilliant away victory in Women's Champions League
Noelle Murray gave the Dublin club a first-half lead, but under 19 international Shine netted the winner 10 minutes from time.
Raheny United touch down in Romania ahead of Champions League adventure
The WNL champions get their qualifiers under way tomorrow when they face Olimpia Cluj.
It’s something I always wanted to do' - Ireland striker Stephanie Roche joins French club
The former Peamount United forward can’t wait to get started with ASPTT Albi after agreeing the move this week.
Ronan relieved after late winner earns Ireland women vital World Cup qualifier win
Denise O’Sullivan’s last-gasp strike made the difference at Tallaght Stadium.