Heartbreak for Scotland in Women’s World Cup

Scotland are out of the Women’s World Cup after gut-wrenching drama robbed them of victory against Argentina. The team appeared to be coasting and looked almost unbeatable after going 3-0 up. But their opponents pulled two back – as deep in injury time, Argentina equalised in the 93rd minute – from a twice-taken penalty awarded after video […]

England off to a winning start at women’s World Cup

England have opened their World Cup campaign with a narrow victory over arch-rivals Scotland. The Lionesses got off to a winning start in front of a crowd of 13,188 at the Allianz Riviera in Nice. England narrowly beat a spirited Scotland side 2-1, two years after a 6-0 drubbing at the European Championships. First-half goals […]

Maltese footballer signs contract with Sunderland

Maria Farrugia is making Malta proud. The teenager, who plays for the Malta women’s international side, has joined Sunderland Ladies. Maria, who is from Ghasri in Gozo and studied at Malta’s National Sports School, has signed a full-time contract with the English team. She will make her debut for Sunderland against Blackburn Rovers in the FA […]