Tag Archives: Canada women's football team

My favourite game: Canada v England, women’s World Cup quarter-final 2015 | Football

England supporter is surrounded by Canadian flags.

Perfection can be likened to a flame it is possible to touch but very rarely hold. Almost five years ago Jodie Taylor, Lucy Bronze and their fellow Lionesses grasped it for just long enough to transform not only their own lives but the entire landscape of women’s football in England. …

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Christine Sinclair, the canny hunter, scores her way into history books | Football

Christine Sinclair

It was a long time coming. A slow climb. Many expected the Canada striker Christine Sinclair to break the USA legend Abby Wambach’s record of 184 international goals at the World Cup last summer. Except that was unlikely. With Canada playing a defensive game and Sinclair having managed nine World …

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