Tag: Japan Women

Japan to set female staff targets for new league

Japan's newly formed fully professional women's league will require that at least half the staff roles at clubs are filled by women when it kicks-off its first season in September 2021.
LE HAVRE, FRANCE - JUNE 14: Jodie Taylor of England celebrates scoring the winning goal with Beth Mead during the 2019 FIFA Women's World Cup France group D match between England and Argentina at on June 14, 2019 in Le Havre, France. (Photo by Marc Atkins/Getty Images)

Women’s World Cup: England through but Scotland in a tough spot to qualify

Following Matchday 2 in the FIFA WWC Group 2, the British teams have opposite fortunes with qualification for one and struggles for the other.