Women's football

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From 1966 to 2022: two finals a world apart, but Lionesses’ win felt even sweeter | Tony Leighton
Pioneering reporter was a Wembley witness to both Alf Ramsey’s World Cup winners and a stunning Euro 2022 victory

Tony Leighton

07, Aug, 2022 @7:00 AM

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In watching the Lionesses triumph, I realised that patriotism can be a beautiful thing | Sonia Sodha
If the left embraced the joy of a collective sense of belonging they might overcome the poison of rightwing populism

Sonia Sodha

07, Aug, 2022 @6:00 AM

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Lionesses’ legacy at risk as school PE fails girls, experts warn
In the past 10 years alone, 42,000 hours of PE lessons have been lost in secondary schools – and girls are the worst hit

Miranda Bryant

06, Aug, 2022 @4:15 PM

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From Lionesses to missed chances: why elite success doesn’t always transform the grassroots
England women’s Euros triumph has created massive interest in the game, but elite success doesn’t necessarily benefit sport at a lower level

Emma John

06, Aug, 2022 @3:50 PM

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‘We want to emulate them’: Lionesses inspire England’s rugby league side
Success in this year’s home World Cup could take the sport to heights nobody would have thought possible only years ago

Aaron Bower

06, Aug, 2022 @12:27 PM

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Let’s hope the Lionesses’ win will be a turning point for girls in sport | Letter
Letter: It will only have a lasting effect if we tackle the barriers that hold girls back from taking part, says Emma Thompson O’Dowd

Letters

05, Aug, 2022 @4:46 PM

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‘Do something now’: inside the Lionesses’ drive to get girls playing
Lotte Wubben-Moy inspired the letter demanding football for all girls in school and will not settle for ‘hot air’ from politicians

Suzanne Wrack

05, Aug, 2022 @4:25 PM

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Celebrate the Commonwealth Games and the Lionesses. Then fight for real diversity | Anne Wafula Strike
I became an elite para-athlete, but too often minorities still find the odds are against them, says Anne Wafula Strike

Anne Wafula Strike

05, Aug, 2022 @2:29 PM

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Show of support: how to buy the perfect sports bra
The England women’s Euro triumph highlighted the importance of a well-fitting sports bra, but how do we know if we’re doing it right? If you’re unsure what bra to wear while exercising, here are a few tips from the experts

Morwenna Ferrier

05, Aug, 2022 @10:50 AM

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‘We can’t turn a kid away’: England’s goal to meet demand for girls’ football
Coaches and parents across country report high interest in girls’ teams, yet varying levels of access

Clea Skopeliti

04, Aug, 2022 @12:54 PM

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Lionesses are an inspiration to us nine-year-old footballers | Brief letters
Brief letters: A victory for girls everywhere | A relieved civil service | Mocking Tory policies | Ballot delay | Manchester’s scallop trade

Letters

03, Aug, 2022 @5:09 PM

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Lionesses urge next PM to ensure all girls are able to play football in schools
European champions call on Rishi Sunak and Liz Truss to commit to bringing change if they enter No 10

Jessica Elgot Chief political correspondent

03, Aug, 2022 @4:15 PM

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