Women's World Cup News, Photos, Videos and Tweets

US quest for World Cup kicks off amid gender equity battle

The U.S. Women's National Team has their first game at the 2019 Women's World Cup on Tuesday. Here's what to know about the team and tournament.

women's world cup - ABC News
2:13am PDT - June 11th, 2019

Women's World Cup: What is the pay gap?

Fifa has faced criticism over the Women's World Cup prize money

women's world cup - BBC News
4:31pm PDT - June 10th, 2019

Argentina's players grew emotional and celebrated after getting their first World Cup points ever in a 0-0 draw with Japan, one of the World Cup favorites

The Argentina women's national team got their first point in any World Cup on Monday with a 0-0 draw against Japan. After the match, the players grew emotional and hugged, celebrating as if they had won. Argentina's women's team has had a tortured history in …

women's world cup - Business Insider
11:46am PDT - June 10th, 2019

The one player you need to know from every country competing in the 2019 Women's World Cup

The 2019 Women's World Cup in France kicked off with a matchup between France and the Korea Republic. Over a month of competition, 552 players representing 24 countries will hit the pitch for 52 matches. The USA and France are the two favorites to win the Cup…

women's world cup - Business Insider
11:29am PDT - June 10th, 2019

A German teenager scored an extraordinary long-range goal on her Women's World Cup debut

19-year-old Giulia Gwinn scored the winning goal for Germany in her Women's World Cup debut on Saturday. Gwinn fired her team to victory over China from outside the box in the 66th minute. It was the only goal in the group stage match. Watch the stunning stri…

women's world cup - Business Insider
5:03am PDT - June 9th, 2019

Women’s World Cup popularity sparks conversation on women’s rights

It's the second day of the Women's World Cup. More people than ever are expected to tune into the tournament as the U.S. hopes to retain its title. As the sport gains more attention, some players say it's time for the women to be treated as they deserve. Roxa…

women's world cup - CBS News
4:10pm PDT - June 8th, 2019

Norway opens World Cup with 3-0 win over Nigeria

Guro Reiten scores as Norway beats Nigeria 3-0 in Women's World Cup

women's world cup - USA Today
2:45pm PDT - June 8th, 2019

Women's World Cup Power Ranking: Where all 24 teams stand at the start of the tournament

The 2019 Women's World Cup is underway in France. The United States Women's National Team enters the tournament as one of the favorites but will face significant competition from across the globe. Below we break down how all 24 teams stack up heading into the…

women's world cup - Business Insider
7:22am PDT - June 8th, 2019

Women's World Cup: What challenges do female players still face?

Women's football has come a long way in the past few years - but there are still some obstacles to overcome.

women's world cup - BBC News
3:53am PDT - June 8th, 2019

U.S. women's soccer team fights 20-year equal pay battle

As the U.S. Women's National Team defends their 2016 World Cup title, they are also fighting a long and drawn out battle for equal pay.

women's world cup - USA Today
7:35pm PDT - June 7th, 2019

Why the best women's soccer player in the world won't be at the World Cup

Ada Hegerberg, the winner of the 2018 Ballon D'Or, is not playing at the 2019 Women's World Cup. Hegerberg said in 2017 that she would not play for Norway because she felt the women's team was not treated equally to the men's and that there were internal prob…

women's world cup - Business Insider
10:27am PDT - June 7th, 2019

What ever happened to Brandi Chastain's famous sports bra from 1999?

Brandi Chastain turned down multiple offers to sell bra she wore after helping to lead the U.S. women's team to the 1999 World Cup title.

women's world cup - USA Today
4:00am PDT - June 7th, 2019

Your Friday Briefing

Mexico, St. Louis Blues, Women's World Cup: Here’s what you need to know.

women's world cup - The New York Times
2:17am PDT - June 7th, 2019

Fifa Women's World Cup: explained in numbers

Reality Check takes a look at the numbers behind the Fifa Women's World Cup 2019

women's world cup - BBC News
4:04pm PDT - June 6th, 2019

Fox Sports will stream every Women's World Cup game in 4K

Fox Sports offered 4K streams for the 2018 FIFA World Cup last year, but in order to watch them, you had to own a HiSense TV. For the Women's World Cup that begins Friday in France, those higher quality streams will be more readily available. The network told…

women's world cup - Engadget
2:48pm PDT - June 5th, 2019

How soccer helped heal Japan after the Fukushima disaster

Japan achieved an unlikely triumph at the 2011 Women's World Cup, a victory that became interwoven with the Fukushima disaster which had taken place four months previously.

women's world cup - CNN
2:53pm PDT - June 3rd, 2019

USWNT you need to know: Carli Lloyd

SportsPulse: She may not be starting but best believe she will have a serious impact on the USWNT's run in the 2019 Women's World Cup. Her name is Carli Lloyd and you need to know her name this summer.

women's world cup - USA Today
7:19am PDT - June 3rd, 2019

Argentinian women eye more at World Cup after equality fight

The concerns about the lack of gear and the refusal to allow them on fields previously used exclusively by men are in the past

women's world cup - USA Today
10:30am PDT - May 27th, 2019

Women's World Cup 2019: Laura Bassett's freak own goal from 2015 - BBC Sport

BBC sport looks back on the gut-wrenching moment Laura Bassett scored an own goal to knock England out of the 2015 World Cup, against Japan in the semi-final.

women's world cup - BBC Sport
2:53am PDT - May 27th, 2019

No Experience Needed: Japan opts for Women's World Cup youth

Japan won the Women's World Cup in 2011 and was runner-up in 2015 but few people believe the country will triumph at the next edition in France in June

women's world cup - USA Today
1:35am PDT - May 27th, 2019

Opinion: Women's World Cup soccer still gets second-class treatment from FIFA

Global soccer leader FIFA says it cares about development of the women's game, but even with the World Cup approaching, the women are still getting second-class treatment.

women's world cup - USA Today
2:48pm PDT - May 24th, 2019

Seeking more respect, superstar Hegerberg out of World Cup

Ada Hegerberg is the best player in women's soccer but she will not be at the Women's World Cup

women's world cup - USA Today
11:27pm PDT - May 22nd, 2019

WHERE ARE THEY NOW? The legendary 1999 U.S. Women's National Team that won the World Cup

The 1999 Women's World Cup was a thrilling chapter in the history of U.S. soccer. The Americans won the trophy on home soil after taking China to penalty kicks in the final. 20 years later, we look back on the players that built the team that won the tourname…

women's world cup - Business Insider
8:41am PDT - May 21st, 2019

Soccer fans are rightfully irate at FIFA over awful mistake with Women's World Cup tickets

Fans who bought tickets to Women's World Cup games in France are just finding out now that their seats might not be next to each other.

women's world cup - USA Today
2:45pm PDT - May 20th, 2019

Marta and Formiga head Brazil Women's World Cup squad

Six-time world player of the year Marta and veteran Formiga will lead Brazil in the Women's World Cup in France

women's world cup - USA Today
8:06am PDT - May 16th, 2019

RT @TwittingRobin: Very proud to announce That my Google Doodle representing Jamaica for the #FIFA #Women’sWorldCup is now live. The @regga

Jacqui M (@JadaJord)
4:59pm PDT - June 10th, 2019

RT @TwittingRobin: Very proud to announce That my Google Doodle representing Jamaica for the #FIFA #Women’sWorldCup is now live. The @regga

winsome chambers (@wincee5)
2:01pm PDT - June 10th, 2019

RT @TwittingRobin: Very proud to announce That my Google Doodle representing Jamaica for the #FIFA #Women’sWorldCup is now live. The @regga

AlacranFoundation (@AlacranFNDN)
1:20pm PDT - June 10th, 2019

Will @sincy12 of #Canada score this afternoon in #Women'sWorldCup match with #Cameroon . Match is pick here: https://t.co/G6OoX7486f

StreakSmarter (@StreakSmarter)
11:00am PDT - June 10th, 2019

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Bill Crittenden (@wfcrittenden2)
10:09am PDT - June 10th, 2019

At least we don't have to see a bunch of fake injury drama watching the #women'sworldcup

Akumal Villas (@akumalvillas)
9:40am PDT - June 10th, 2019

Brilliant look at title nine and it’s effect on women sports. The emphasis on the #Women’sWorldCup is fascinating! https://t.co/WuPOb9Kjta @TitleIXForAll

Barry Bradford (@BarryMotivates)
7:06am PDT - June 10th, 2019

RT @TwittingRobin: Very proud to announce That my Google Doodle representing Jamaica for the #FIFA #Women’sWorldCup is now live. The @regga

Odi-buddi (@TjSparx)
4:31am PDT - June 10th, 2019

How brilliant to see @england & @Scott_Drummond in the #Women’sWorldCup on @bbcone competing with skill, power & determination. Keep Changing the Game, Girls! Keep Bending It! #Don’tChangeTheDreamChangetheWorld.… https://t.co/z94OOutpoT

Gurinder Chadha OBE (@GurinderC)
3:20am PDT - June 10th, 2019

RT @TwittingRobin: Very proud to announce That my Google Doodle representing Jamaica for the #FIFA #Women’sWorldCup is now live. The @regga

Lisa Adelle-Jondeau (@lajondeau)
6:23pm PDT - June 9th, 2019

RT @TwittingRobin: Very proud to announce That my Google Doodle representing Jamaica for the #FIFA #Women’sWorldCup is now live. The @regga

☥ BLACK REVELATIONZ™ (@KingRasHim)
6:08pm PDT - June 9th, 2019

RT @TwittingRobin: Very proud to announce That my Google Doodle representing Jamaica for the #FIFA #Women’sWorldCup is now live. The @regga

Terri Francis (@Terri_Francis)
5:35pm PDT - June 9th, 2019
England get the job done and get their World Cup Campaign off to the perfect start thanks to goals from Nikita Parris and Ellen White

Phil Neville's side will take on Argentina on Friday

 #ENGSCO #Women'sWorldCup #football #Lionesses https://t.co/AP8sp3jx3y

England get the job done and get their World Cup Campaign off to the perfect start thanks to goals from Nikita Parris and Ellen White Phil Neville's side will take on Argentina on Friday #ENGSCO #Women'sWorldCup #football #Lionesses https://t.co/AP8sp3jx3y

Football Tips (@footballtips)
10:56am PDT - June 9th, 2019
We are in to the final 20 mins in England vs Scotland 

England are well in control of this and look likely to to start their World Cup off with a win? #ENGSCO #Women'sWorldCup #football #footballtips https://t.co/dZ5hqn6bJn

We are in to the final 20 mins in England vs Scotland England are well in control of this and look likely to to start their World Cup off with a win? #ENGSCO #Women'sWorldCup #football #footballtips https://t.co/dZ5hqn6bJn

Football Tips (@footballtips)
10:28am PDT - June 9th, 2019
A Nikita Parris England Lead Scotland 1-0 in their opening World Cup Game

England have been pretty impressive so far in this half

Look at those possession stats

 #ENGSCO #Women'sWorldCup #football #footballtips https://t.co/11c5FQrPfr

A Nikita Parris England Lead Scotland 1-0 in their opening World Cup Game England have been pretty impressive so far in this half Look at those possession stats #ENGSCO #Women'sWorldCup #football #footballtips https://t.co/11c5FQrPfr

Football Tips (@footballtips)
9:37am PDT - June 9th, 2019

RT @TwittingRobin: Very proud to announce That my Google Doodle representing Jamaica for the #FIFA #Women’sWorldCup is now live. The @regga

david hardy (@davidahadee)
9:01am PDT - June 9th, 2019

#Women'sWorldCup: Scotland v England – historic fixture is back with a difference, and it could be a cracker https://t.co/MPFsbzAclP via @ConversationUK

Steven Vass (@TheVassFiles)
8:53am PDT - June 9th, 2019

RT @MatumaniM: Spain vs South Africa #women'sworldcup Stupid referring, stupid VAR and stupid commentator. Racist fuckers. How do u call t…

king (@Nwayitelo_420)
5:59am PDT - June 9th, 2019

Nicola Docherty, your inspiring and good luck playing the #Women'sWorldCup. https://t.co/1bhx4yFU8J @Telegraph #Dementia

Rhythmix (@RhythmixMusic)
2:30am PDT - June 9th, 2019

#2019Women'sWorldCup: Super Falcons of Nigeria suffer shocking defeat against Norway The #SuperFalcons of #Nigeria conceded first-half goals from #Norway in their opening Group A game at the on-going 2019 Women's… https://t.co/oVyftaQqYX

Peoples Digest (@Peoples_Digest)
12:42am PDT - June 9th, 2019

RT @TwittingRobin: Very proud to announce That my Google Doodle representing Jamaica for the #FIFA #Women’sWorldCup is now live. The @regga

Rory (@rorykingja)
6:27pm PDT - June 8th, 2019

RT @TwittingRobin: Very proud to announce That my Google Doodle representing Jamaica for the #FIFA #Women’sWorldCup is now live. The @regga

Alacran Group (@alacrangroup)
6:26pm PDT - June 8th, 2019

RT @TwittingRobin: Very proud to announce That my Google Doodle representing Jamaica for the #FIFA #Women’sWorldCup is now live. The @regga

Ñembotavy (@nembotavy_0101)
6:17pm PDT - June 8th, 2019

Very proud to announce That my Google Doodle representing Jamaica for the #FIFA #Women’sWorldCup is now live. The @reggaegirlzja have made history as the very first female Caribbean team to represent at FIFA, so… https://t.co/iuYjM7hOaT

Robin Clare (@TwittingRobin)
6:11pm PDT - June 8th, 2019

Spain vs South Africa #women'sworldcup Stupid referring, stupid VAR and stupid commentator. Racist fuckers. How do u call that a foul n show red card. Was she not clearing the ball.

Mokgalaka...M (@MatumaniM)
10:54am PDT - June 8th, 2019

RT @oglienarh: Spain vs South Africa #women'sworldcup Stupid referring, stupid VAR and stupid commentator. Racist fuckers. How do u call d…

Deborasehlako (@MabjalwaPheeha)
10:53am PDT - June 8th, 2019

Spain vs South Africa #women'sworldcup Stupid referring, stupid VAR and stupid commentator. Racist fuckers. How do u call dat a foul n show red card. Was she not clearing de ball.

#Challenge$ (@oglienarh)
10:48am PDT - June 8th, 2019
Great goal! #SouthAfrica @Women'sWorldCup https://t.co/iPZbuGanSH

Great goal! #SouthAfrica @Women'sWorldCup https://t.co/iPZbuGanSH

Figolian (@nikbonney)
9:32am PDT - June 8th, 2019
Women's World Cup 2019 team guide No 22: United States #women'sworldcup https://t.co/jFDQyvHHpi https://t.co/pwR3pp4LzT

Women's World Cup 2019 team guide No 22: United States #women'sworldcup https://t.co/jFDQyvHHpi https://t.co/pwR3pp4LzT

GFE Sport (@GFEsport)
3:34am PDT - June 8th, 2019

Women's World Cup: Little girls in Lyon dream of being the next Ada, not the next Ronaldo: https://t.co/TyctnVGkCf #2019FIFAWomen'sWorldCup

One News Page (Australia) (@OneNewsPage_AUS)
8:25am PDT - June 7th, 2019

10 games to watch in the group stage at the #Women'sWorldCup https://t.co/F8naZFaYPQ

The Press Box (@ThePressBoxESPN)
7:14am PDT - June 7th, 2019

Women's World Cup 2019: Tournament kicks off in France: https://t.co/eLAtPeWAVS #FIFAWomen'sWorldCup

One News Page (United Kingdom) (@OneNewsPage_UK)
12:25pm PDT - June 6th, 2019
Nike’s Women’s World Cup Ad Celebrates Today and Tomorrow’s Soccer Stars #DreamCrazy #DreamFurther #Justdoit #NewAdAlert #Nike #NikeAds #NikeWomenWorldCupAd #Women'sWorldCup https://t.co/Z87jpdAD9i https://t.co/3J9Tsz6BM6

Nike’s Women’s World Cup Ad Celebrates Today and Tomorrow’s Soccer Stars #DreamCrazy #DreamFurther #Justdoit #NewAdAlert #Nike #NikeAds #NikeWomenWorldCupAd #Women'sWorldCup https://t.co/Z87jpdAD9i https://t.co/3J9Tsz6BM6

SekereNews (@SekereNews)
8:39am PDT - June 6th, 2019

Odds of Donald Trump Attending a Women’s World Cup Match Listed at 20-1 https://t.co/25jlMofv0k #FIFA #women'sworldcup @SBD #USWNT

Bob Duff (@asktheduffer)
3:57am PDT - June 5th, 2019
FIFA Women's WorldCup
7 June - 7July

#women'sworldcup
#WomensWorldCup 
#France2019 #franceworldcup
#francewomensworldcup https://t.co/uDTp62cL91

FIFA Women's WorldCup 7 June - 7July #women'sworldcup #WomensWorldCup #France2019 #franceworldcup #francewomensworldcup https://t.co/uDTp62cL91

World Cup (@WorldCupLite)
1:13pm PDT - June 4th, 2019

#BeINSports signs rights deal to air #FIFA #Women'sWorldCup in Asia and MENA https://t.co/xYlplQekjF

Telecompaper (@Telecompaper)
1:07am PDT - June 4th, 2019
Google’s Offside Museum Will Honor Women Who Defied Female Soccer Bans Worldwide #FIFAWomen'sWorldCup #GoogleOffisideMuseum #Google'sArt&Culture #OffsideMuseum https://t.co/xFSu5J0xkD https://t.co/RSxc43ODL0

Google’s Offside Museum Will Honor Women Who Defied Female Soccer Bans Worldwide #FIFAWomen'sWorldCup #GoogleOffisideMuseum #Google'sArt&Culture #OffsideMuseum https://t.co/xFSu5J0xkD https://t.co/RSxc43ODL0

SekereNews (@SekereNews)
7:23am PDT - June 3rd, 2019