Hope Powell

Costa Appointment Gives Hope to Powell

Matthew Smith | Posted 08.07.2014 | UK Sport
Matthew Smith

Will such an appointment ever be made in the British game? Maybe its a long shot - particularly given that in the WSL, only two of the eight managers in the top tier are women - but we have hope. Literally.

The Vile Abuse of Beth Tweddle Highlights the Unacceptable and Offensive Attitudes Faced By Women in the Public Eye

Vicky Gomersall | Posted 25.03.2014 | UK Sport
Vicky Gomersall

On Tuesday, Beth Tweddle joined me on Sportswomen, a weekly show I present on Sky Sports News' about women in sport. What immediately followed her appearance in the studio, absolutely shocked and sickened me and my colleagues at Sky Sports, along with many other people... Change in attitudes won't happen overnight but we have to keep standing up for what we believe in. We owe it to women like Beth who have worked so hard to achieve success. And we owe it to the women, like those Rimla works with, who are discovering the positive impact that sport can have on their lives.

Are These The Most Inspirational Women In Sport?

The Huffington Post UK | Georgia James | Posted 01.03.2014 | UK Lifestyle

With UEFA Women’s Euro 2013 in full swing, Marion Bartoli’s Wimbledon triumph still fresh in our minds and the first anniversary of what was widel...

'Embarrassing' - PFA Chief Blasts FA's £18k A Year Contract For Women Footballers

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 09.01.2013 | UK Sport

Players' union chief Gordon Taylor has branded the Football Association's £18,000-a-year contract offer to England's top women players as "embarrassi...

Tweet Chic - Women Footballers Get Twitter Names Emblazoned On Kit

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 04.04.2012 | UK Sport

The Women's Super League kicks off this Sunday, and research commissioned to coincide with its return shows that due to the lack of profile of women's...