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Megan Rapinoe of the US celebrates scoring their second goal against Spain in the Women’s World Cup round of 16 match  at  Stade Auguste-Delaune in  Reims, France, on June 24th, 2019. Photograph: Bernadett Szabo/Reuters

What do Elena Delle Donne, Kevin Durant, Kelley O’Hara, Sam Mewis and others have in common? Well, as of last week, they have all invested money into (...)

Katie McCabe celebrates scoring a goal for  Arsenal against Birmingham City. Photograph:  Alex Davidson/Getty Images

Women’s Euro Qualifier: Germany v Republic of Ireland, Georg-Melches Stadion, Essen, 1pm (Irish time) – Live on RTÉ2 While the remarkable influx of w(...)

 Alex Morgan of the USA celebrates scoring against England in the World Cup semi-final in 2019. The high profile American star has now joined Tottenham Hotspur in the WSL. Photograph:  Richard Heathcote/Getty Images

Late last week, while the majority of football fans were getting ready for the start of the new season, Spurs pulled off a completely unexpected trans(...)

 Amy Rodriguez  of Utah Royals FC beats  Nichelle Prince  of the Houston Dash to the ball  during the second half in the quarter-final match of the NWSL Challenge Cup at Zions Bank Stadium  in Herriman, Utah. Photograph: Maddie Meyer/Getty Images

If anyone is seeking their fix of women’s sports, it comes from the unlikely source of the United States, a country that has been absolutely savaged b(...)

The USA celebrate Rose Lavelle’s goal in their World Cup final win over the Netherlands. Photograph: Richard Heathcote/Getty

Rose Lavelle was 9 and a half - the half is important, if you’re 9 - when the women that changed everything arrived in Cincinnati. It was October 200(...)

The USA celebrate their World Cup final win over the Netherlands in Lyon. Photograph: Lucy Nicholson/Reuters

A coolly taken Megan Rapinoe penalty and beautifully worked goal from Rose Lavelle fired USA to their fourth Women’s World Cup title against a resilie(...)

 Megan Rapinoe (right)  of the USA celebrates with her team-mate Kelly O’Hara  after scoring her second goal  in the  Women’s World Cup quarter-final against France  at the Parc des Princes. Photograph: Ian Langsdon/EPA

France 1 USA 2 It was fitting that Megan Rapinoe, the focus of unwanted presidential attentions before the game, was the player to power the US into (...)