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Lisbon final leaves women's legacy

The Portuguese Football Federation are using May's UEFA Women's Champions League final in Lisbon as a springboard to nurture the development of the women's game.

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  • Football development
    Lisbon final leaves women's legacy

    Lisbon's final legacy

    The Portuguese Football Federation are using May's UEFA Women's Champions League final in Lisbon as a springboard to nurture the development of the women's game.
  • UEFA Women's EURO
    Sweden's legacy from Women's EURO

    Sweden's lasting legacy

    UEFA.com's look back at the finals concludes by asking Victoria Sandell Svensson and other key Swedish figures about the legacy that the tournament will leave there.
  • UEFA Women's EURO
    Neid on Germany's Women's EURO triumphs

    Neid on Germany's triumphs

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    Martínez: Youth tournaments crucial

    Martínez on youth finals

    Former Mexican international and Germany women's youth coach Vanessa Martínez tells UEFA.com about the value of tournaments like the Women's Under-17 Championship.
  • Women's Grassroots
    A year in women's football development

    A year in women's football

    UEFA.com has had a busy year charting the growth of women's football, casting the spotlight on schemes from Montenegro to Northern Ireland. Here we highlight a few that stood out.
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    Germany goalkeeper Nadine Angerer is the inaugural winner of the UEFA Best Women's Player in Europe Award for the season 2012/13 after topping the journalists' vote.
  • Montenegro
    Montenegro's splendid women's football drive

    Montenegro's women's drive

    Starting from scratch, the Football Federation of Montenegro has made huge efforts to develop women's football, with domestic competitions and national teams now flourishing.
  • Women's football
    Women's game growing in Cyprus

    UEFA programme aiding development

    With women's football growing year on year across Europe, Cyprus is one of the latest countries to make it a priority, aided by UEFA's women's football development programme.
  • Women's Champions League
    Paris' Alushi inspired by Champions League

    Alushi's European goal

    "As soon as you hear the words 'Champions League' it is really fantastic," Fatmire Alushi says as the playmaker discusses Paris Saint-Germain's run.
  • Women's Champions League
    Rosengård's Marta speaks from the heart

    Marta speaks personally

    Ahead of FC Rosengård's second leg against VfL Wolfsburg, Marta speaks to UEFA.com about playing in Sweden, her 2013/14 with Tyresö FF, and what UEFA competition means.

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