Perez using her head and feet at Uruguay 2018

For a 17-year-old captain, whose team had laid siege to the opposition goal without making a breakthrough, it would be understandable to face the press – who might be quick to remind her of her team’s deficiencies – with tired eyes focused on the floor and a visible desire to be somewhere else. But Nicole […]

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Solari to lead holders Real Madrid at UAE 2018

Former Real Madrid midfielder Santiago Solari will lead the Spanish giants in their defence of the FIFA Club World Cup title next month after being confirmed as the team’s head coach, with the former Argentinian international signing a deal with Los Merengues until 30 June 2021 on Tuesday. The 42-year-old was placed in temporary charge […]

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Dutch claim last European ticket for France 2019 

The Netherlands have qualified for a second straight FIFA Women’s World Cup™ after a 1-1 second-leg draw in Switzerland ensured a 4-1 aggregate success in their European zone qualification play-off final on Tuesday evening. It was an eventful start to the decisive leg at LIPO Park in Schaffhausen, with the European champions finding themselves down […]

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