• Closing the gap

    Closing the gap

    Friday 28 October 2011

    The official technical report into this year’s FIFA Women’s World Cup™ highlights a number of marked improvements in the women’s game and suggests that the competitive gap has become narrower than ever.

  • Japan claim maiden title

    Japan claim maiden title

    Wednesday 20 July 2011

    The FIFA Women's World Cup 2011™ in Germany took the feminine side of the world’s most popular sport to a whole new level and will remain forever in the memory.

  • All smiles for Sweden's winning twins

    All smiles for Sweden's winning twins

    Sunday 17 July 2011

    Yesterday's third-placed win for Sweden will feel that little bit sweeter in the Hammarstrom household, after Marie's dramatic winner against France was celebrated alongside twin sister Kristen.

  • Hammar blow for France

    Hammar blow for France

    Saturday 16 July 2011

    Marie Hammarstrom’s 82nd minute goal earned Sweden a 2-1 victory over France in the match for third place in the Rhine-Neckar Arena in Sinsheim.

  • 'Standards will continue to rise'

    'Standards will continue to rise'

    Friday 15 July 2011

    In an exclusive chat with FIFA.com, two legendary coaches of the women's game and members of FIFA's Technical Study Group, namely April Heinrichs and Tina Theune give their verdict on Germany 2011.

  • France and Sweden face off for third

    France and Sweden face off for third

    Friday 15 July 2011

    The battle for bronze also has something of a pre-Olympics flavour to it, as both sides have qualified for London 2012 through their fine efforts in Germany.