Wendie Renard

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The USA’s Alyssa Naeher saves Steph Houghton’s penalty as her side knocked out England in the semi-finals. Photograph: Richard Heathcote/Getty

The Lionesses bow out after Houghton’s missed penalty When the Lionesses captain, Steph Houghton, stepped up to the penalty spot the weight of Englan(...)

 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 (...)

France’s Eugenie Le Sommer celebrates scoring from the penalty spot in the  Women’s World Cup  Group A game against Norway  at the  Allianz Riviera stadium in Nice. Photograph: Eric Gaillard/Reuters

France 2 Norway 1 Eugénie Le Sommer held her nerve to score the VAR-awarded penalty winner for France after Wendie Renard had potentially gifted Norw(...)

 Shane Duffy celebrates scoring Ireland’s equaliser against Denmark. Photograph:   Bradley Collyer/PA Wire

The schedulers really didn’t help us on this one, turning our Friday evening in to the telly equivalent of rush hour on the M50. Not only did the open(...)

 France’s Wendie Renard celebrates scoring their third goal with   team-mates during the Women’s World Cup match against South Korea at the Parc des Princes in Paris. Photograph:   Lucy Nicholson/Reuters

France 4 South Korea 0 France got off to a perfect start in the women’s World Cup as the hosts beat South Korea 4-0 in the opening game at the Parc d(...)

Olympique Lyonnais players celebrate their Women’s Champions League win over VFL Wolfsburg at Kyiv in May 2018. Photograph: Kieran Galvin/NurPhoto via Getty Images

Those European clubs with aspirations to knock Olympique Lyonnais off the perch they have occupied for much of the last decade must have felt at times(...)