Fresh allegation made against Zambia women’s football team head coach


Bruce Mwape accused of touching female worker’s breast Incident said to have happened at last year’s World Cup Zambia’s coach, Bruce Mwape, has been accused of intentionally touching a Fifa contractor on the breast during last year’s Women’s World Cup in Australia and New Zealand. A few days before that, similar claims were made against […]

Zambia’s women could be barred from football at Olympics after Fifa steps in


Fifa has concerns over running of Zambia’s football association Letter warns that there may be ‘grounds for the suspension’ Zambia’s women could miss out on playing at this summer’s Olympics after Fifa threatened the country’s football association with suspension amid accusations of money-laundering offences against its president and “undue influence by third parties”. Andrew Kamanga, […]

Lyon expected to allow manager Sonia Bompastor to discuss Chelsea switch


Bompastor is Chelsea’s top target to replace Emma Hayes Lyon likely to demand significant compensation for Bompastor Lyon are expected to allow their head coach, Sonia Bompastor, to discuss a potential move to Chelsea after the Women’s Super League leaders made contact with the French club as they step up attempts to replace Emma Hayes […]

‘Not in a great place’: Emma Hayes laments treatment of Lauren James


Chelsea forward subjected to racist abuse after Arsenal defeat Manager warns media against ‘labelling’ players unfairly Emma Hayes has revealed Lauren James “is not in a very good place” after receiving racist abuse on social media and compared the Chelsea forward’s treatment to that of David Beckham after his red card during the 1998 men’s […]