Take a deep breath, everyone: The 2019 Women’s World Cup is finally here. It took 87 years for the Fédération Internationale de Football Association (FIFA) to organize the first women’s tourney in 1991. But in the decades since, women’s teams around the world have represented their countries on the international stage to the fervent support…

Media playback is not supported on this device England lose to New Zealand 1-0 in their last match before the Women’s World Cup in FranceEngland women’s manager Phil Neville insists his side’s defeat in their final warm-up game will not change their preparations for the Women’s World Cup.The Lionesses were beaten by a resilient New…

Arsenal are the champions for the third time in the Women’s Super League eraArsenal sealed a first Women’s Super League title since 2012 at the Amex Stadium as they beat Brighton in front of a new WSL-record crowd of 5,265.The WSL’s top scorer Vivianne Miedema fired in the opener off the underside of the bar…

Captain Lotte Clapp is one of nine Saracens players who were involved in last year’s final win over HarlequinsPremier 15s final: Saracens v HarlequinsVenue: Franklin’s Gardens, Northampton Date: Saturday, 27 April Kick-off: 17:45 BSTCoverage: Follow radio and live text commentary on the BBC Sport website.Harlequins Ladies’ England back row Shaunagh Brown will miss Saturday’s Premier…

Erin Cuthbert scored a vital away goal for Chelsea with 18 minutes to goErin Cuthbert’s well-taken away goal gave Chelsea hope for the second leg as they lost to holders Lyon in their Women’s Champions League semi-final.Lyon, who have won the title five times since 2011, led 2-0 after Magdalena Eriksson’s own goal and Amandine…

Media playback is not supported on this device Little strikes as Scotland Women beat BrazilScotland enjoyed a morale-boosting win over Brazil in their penultimate warm-up friendly before this summer’s Women’s World Cup.Kim Little capped an impressive display with the only goal, stroking home a fizzing cross from Lizzie Arnot.Brazil, ranked 10th in the world -…