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Bend It Like Beckham: 20 years on and just as iconic

20th September 2022

Culture Editor Jeevan Farthing interviews his mother, Bend It Like Beckham’s co-writer Guljit Bindra, about its effect on women’s sport. Bend It Like Beckham is now 20 years old. It has since become the only film to be officially distributed in every country in the world, inspiring sports players and sports journalists alike. Through the ...

‘More than empowerment’: A football match of a lifetime for Barcelona

4th April 2022

Barcelona smash attendance record for women’s football match as crowd of over 91,000 attends Champions League win over Real Madrid. On Wednesday evening, Barcelona made history by producing an outstanding performance to beat rivals Real Madrid 5-2 and reach the Champions League semi-finals in front of a record-breaking crowd of 91,553 fans at the Nou ...

Scottish Women’s Premier League to form new league under SPFL from the start of 2022/23 season

10th March 2022

Isobel Adams discusses the changes that are expected to be made to women’s football in Scotland this summer. Scottish Women’s Premier League (SWPL) clubs will form a new league and cup competition under the Scottish Professional Football League (SPFL) umbrella from the start of the 2022/23 season.  The move has been confirmed following months of ...