Scottish Women's Football

My personal blog on Scottish Women's Football

The Lady-Ball Just Highlights Discrimination in Sport

Like many people around the world, I have always enjoyed the American satirical newspaper The Onion, and one of its unusual pleasures is where its satire flirts around the border … Continue reading

January 14, 2016 · 1 Comment

Ten Star Scotland Destroy Macedonia

Scotland moved clear at the top of Group 1 as they thrashed Macedonia 10-0 at a wintry Paisley 2021 stadium. The only goal Scotland had conceded during the campaign was … Continue reading

November 29, 2015 · Leave a comment

Hibernian Ladies 0-2 Glasgow City: City Virtually Win Their Ninth Title In A Row

Glasgow City all but secured their ninth SWPL championship in a row as they beat their title rivals Hibernian 2-0 in a tight and nervy game. The pressure coming into … Continue reading

October 4, 2015 · Leave a comment

Glasgow City vs Hibernian Ladies: Scotland’s Next Big Rivalry?

With league reconstruction of the SWPL, the 2015 season was always going to be an artificial element of excitement to the relegation group. But due to the results of Hibernian, … Continue reading

August 16, 2015 · Leave a comment

The Treatment of Eva Carneiro

The main football story of the past week has been the treatment of the Chelsea Team Doctor Eva Carneiro and Head Physio Jon Fearn for coming onto the pitch to … Continue reading

August 14, 2015 · Leave a comment

FIFA Women’s World Cup History

With the FIFA Women’s World Cup now less than a month away, the history of how this tournament has expanded since the inaugural version in 1991 is symptomatic of how … Continue reading

June 1, 2015 · Leave a comment

Sexism in Football

Recently I have taken an interest in women’s football <insert reason>, well because I love football. But if you want to highlight the problem with sexism in football, then look … Continue reading

March 8, 2015 · Leave a comment