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Nadia Nadim adjusting to life with Sky Blue FC

Nadia Nadim adjusting to life with Sky Blue FC

Harjeet Johal July 10, 2014 14

Nadia Nadim stepped onto the pitch and made her Sky Blue FC and NWSL debut on Sunday against FC Kansas City (a 5-0 loss) just before the second half kicked off. The 26-year-old striker

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Canada 2015 World Cup poster unveiled

Canada 2015 World Cup poster unveiled

The Equalizer Staff July 10, 2014 14

The 2015 Women’s World Cup starts in just under a year, and event organizers unveiled on Thursday the official poster for the tournament: The poster was shown off in Brazil, at Rio de Janeiro’s

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FIFA suspends Nigeria; World Cup-bound U-20 women could suffer immediate impact

FIFA suspends Nigeria; World Cup-bound U-20 women could suffer immediate impact

Jeff Kassouf July 9, 2014 15

The FIFA Emergency Committee announced on Wednesday that it has suspended the Nigeria Football Federation, effective immediately, due to government interference. No team from Nigeria — clubs or national teams — is allowed to

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Double duty: Waldrum takes over as Trinidad & Tobago coach, keeps same role with Dash

Double duty: Waldrum takes over as Trinidad & Tobago coach, keeps same role with Dash

Jeff Kassouf July 7, 2014 10

Randy Waldrum has taken over as coach of the Trinidad & Tobago women’s national team just six weeks ahead of the CFU Women’s Caribbean Cup, the final set of CONCACAF sub-qualifying for the 2015

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Men’s French team Clermont Foot replaces Helena Costa with ex-France WNT Corinne Diacre

Men’s French team Clermont Foot replaces Helena Costa with ex-France WNT Corinne Diacre

Jeff Kassouf June 30, 2014 19

A confusing turn of events at French men’s second division side Clermont Foot has a woman in charge of a men’s team at the most high-profile level ever in Europe — it just isn’t

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Caribbean to send four teams to final qualifiers

Caribbean to send four teams to final qualifiers

Tim Grainey June 30, 2014 6

The Caribbean Cup final round will be held this August in Trinidad and Tobago, from August 19 thru August 26. The Caribbean Cup, which doubles as a sub-regional World Cup qualifier for CONCACAF, will

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New Zealand won’t carry on with 2019 World Cup bid

New Zealand won’t carry on with 2019 World Cup bid

Jeff Kassouf June 28, 2014 9

And then there were three. In the same week that England announced it was pulling its intent to bid on the 2019 Women’s World Cup, New Zealand has done the same, leaving France, South

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Canada’s Zurrer settling into Damallsvenskan

Canada’s Zurrer settling into Damallsvenskan

Harjeet Johal June 25, 2014 11

VANCOUVER, B.C – The Swedish Damallsvenskan league returns to action this week after a two-week break. FC Rosengård lead the table with a 8-0-1 record, while a surprising KIF Örebro sit second with a

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After Switzerland’s World Cup clincher, UEFA qualifiers come into focus

After Switzerland’s World Cup clincher, UEFA qualifiers come into focus

Tim Grainey June 24, 2014 40

Mid-June saw a loaded slate of UEFA World Cup Qualifying matches, 32 in all, with 14 games on June 14 and two more on June 15. Three days later, another round resumed with four

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England pulls bid for 2019 Women’s World Cup

England pulls bid for 2019 Women’s World Cup

Jeff Kassouf June 23, 2014 36

England has reportedly pulled out of the running to host the 2019 Women’s World Cup, citing fear of humiliation due to “strained” relations with FIFA. The Times in London first reported the news (paywall

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