Football development

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's incredible record

    Silvia Neid, who will step down as Germany coach in 2016, has been part of all eight of their UEFA Women's EURO triumphs. She looks back at those wins from 1989–2013.
  • Women's Under-17
    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.
  • Best Women's Player in Europe
    Angerer wins Best Women's Player award

    Angerer voted Europe's best

    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 Under-17
    Swiss knock out Germany to make first final

    Swiss knock out Germany

    Switzerland 1-0 Germany
    The Alpine outfit scored an 80th-minute Amira Arfaoui winner to get to their first final and halt Germany's championship defence.
  • Women's Under-17
    Spain pip France on penalties to reach final

    Spain pip France to final

    Spain 1-1 France (4-3 on pens)
    Lucía García's decisive spot kick sent Spain to the final after Natalia Montilla equalised Sarah Galera's opener with a minute left to play.

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    Swiss knock out Germany to make first final

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  • Women's Champions League entries confirmed

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  • Sundhage wants winning Sweden mentality

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  • Frankfurt back on top with fourth triumph

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