Tag Archives: England Women’s National Team

It’s Official: Welcome Chioma!

3 Sep

Our latest official signing for CD Tacon / Real Madrid is USA / English forward Chioma Ubogagu! The 26-year-old joins us from Orlando Pride for whom she played the past two seasons. She has also played for Arsenal, Houston Dash, and Brisbane Roar. Continue reading

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Balls and Boots and Bangers and … Golden Tweets?

21 Jul

I’m late bringing you this as I was waiting for a Women’s World Cup all-star team to be announced first. One hasn’t been and likely won’t be. I guess FIFA just wasn’t interested in doing this anymore. Oh well. At least we still have the individual awards to celebrate and debate. Continue reading

The Daily Drool: Steph Houghton

7 Jul

Center back and captain Steph has represented England at the U19, U23 and senior level and Great Britain at the senior level as well. She currently plays for Manchester City.

England’s tactical errors gift the USA the chance for a fourth title

6 Jul

How do I open for this match? Hmmm. How do I open? *drums fingernails on chin* Hmmm. Do I start with England’s colossal tactical failures? Hmmm. Do I start with the USA not just parking the bus but buying and decorating it as well? Hmmm. Maybe I should go with the poor sportsmanship displayed by players on both teams? Or maybe, how about … Continue reading

A tired Norway is out; England on to the Semis

1 Jul

This was not the game I expected. I thought that this would be a hard fought match. However, the Norway we saw against Australia was not the Norway that showed up here. (And to be honest, that exhausting game may well have been the reason for Norway’s performance.) It’s a shame for many reasons. But the one reason I want to mention is that this result may give England a false sense of confidence. Yes, they won 3-0. However, their play continues to be sloppy and their defense is questionable. They just have been lucky that they have not had to pay for their iffy play. Continue reading

The Daily Drool: Jill Scott

29 Jun

Midfielder Jill has represented England and Great Britain at the senior level. She currently plays for Manchester City.

Cameroon under investigation after Round of 16 match with England; England progress to the Quarterfinals

26 Jun

I have to admit. This is a rough report to write. There’s the match and then there’s what went on in the match, at half time, after the match and now the aftermath. This is a developing story so keep a look out. Teri and I both have some thoughts but I’ll start with the actual report first and then we’ll get into it. Continue reading