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Women’s Football – hottest players
  • Women’s football is the most prominent team sport played by women in the world today.
  • 176 national teams participate internationally in women’s football.
  • Women’s football is growing in both popularity and participation around the world.
  • The structure and administration is improving with a growing number of professional leagues worldwide.
  • Television coverage and commercial partnerships need to increase to grow the sport further
  • FIFA and other football governing bodies have invested in women’s football initiatives and projects around the world such as support to women’s leagues, girls festivals, legacy programmes, coaching and refereeing courses, women’s football assessments, regional and promotional seminars and events.
  • The inaugural FIFA Women’s World Cup tournament held in 1991.

To commemorate the latest FIFA Women’s World Cup is in Canada, we put together a list in alphabetical order of some of the players who stand out because of their stature and athleticism. What other criteria have we used?

  1. They are currently playing professionally
  2. They play at the highest level – club and national
  3. They are great ambassadors for women’s football
  4. They are striking and glamorous

Kosovare Asllani


Born
29/07/1989 in Kristianstad in Sweden;  is a Swedish professional footballer who plays for Paris Saint-Germain in the French Division 1 Féminine, as well as the Sweden women’s national football team.

Laisa Andrioli


Born 10/03/1987 in Sao Paolo in Brazil; midfielder, plays for Brazil’s national women’s team and has represented clubs like Youth SC, UCS (Caxias do Sul) and International (Porto Alegre).

Laure Boulleau


Born
22/10/1986 in Clermont-Ferrand in France; football player, currently plays for French club Paris Saint-Germain of the Division 1 Féminine, plays as a defender and is a member of the France women’s national football team.

Toni Duggan


Born
25/07/1991 in Liverpool in the UK; footballer who plays as a winger or as a forward, for Manchester City and the England women’s national football team.

Anouk Hoogendijk


Born 0
6/05/1985 in Woerden in Netherlands; Dutch footballer, plays for the Dutch national team as a midfielder or defender, currently playing for Ajax, played for Bristol Academy Women in the inaugural 2011 FA WSL campaign.

Kaylyn Kyle


Born 0
6/10/1988 in Saskatoon in Canada; Canadian soccer player who plays as a midfielder for the Portland Thorns FC in the National Women’s Soccer League; also a member of Canada women’s national soccer team and is a Right To Play ambassador.

Jessica Landström


Born
12/12/1984 in Nacka in Sweden; Swedish football forward who has represented the Sweden women’s national football team at the 2008 Olympic Football Tournament, the 2009 UEFA Women’s Championship and the 2011 FIFA Women’s World Cup.

Sydney Leroux


Born 0
7/05/1990 in Surrey in Canada; American professional football player and Olympic gold medalist with the US national women’s football team. As a forward, she currently plays for the Western New York Flash in the National Women’s Soccer League.

Malon Melis


Born
31/08/1986 in Rotterdam in Netherlands; Dutch professional footballer who plays as a forward for Kopparbergs/Göteborg FC of the Swedish Damallsvenskan.

Alex Morgan


Born Alexandra Patricia Morgan on 0
2/07/1989 in Diamond Bar, California in United States; commonly known as Alex Morgan, is an American football player and Olympic gold medalist.

Nayeli Rangel


Born Lydia Nayeli Rangel Hernandez on
28/02/1992 in Monterrey in Mexico; midfielder who currently plays for the Mexico women’s national football team.

Nicole Regnier


Born 28/02/1995 in Cali in Colombia; footballer who plays as a forward for Atlético Madrid Féminas B of Segunda División (group 5), played for Colombia national U17 team.

Lianne Joan Sanderson


Born:
February 03/02/1988 in Watford in the UK; English professional footballer who plays as a striker for the Arsenal Ladies and the England women’s national football team.

Lauren Sesselman


Born 14/08/1983 in Marshfield, Wisconsin, in the US is an American-born Canadian soccer defender, former forward and Olympic bronze medalist who currently plays for Houston Dash in the National Women’s Soccer League.

Hope Solo


Born
30/07/1981 in Richland, Washington in the US; goalkeeper and a two-time Olympic gold medalist, has been goalkeeping for the US women’s national football team since 2000.

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