Portugal coach Francisco Neto is expecting a “hard fight” to qualify for UEFA Women’s EURO 2017 after his side were drawn alongside Spain, Finland, the Republic of Ireland and Montenegro.
Irish confident after EURO draw
Republic of Ireland coach Susan Ronan told UEFA.com that she was “happy” with her team’s qualifying group draw and feels that they will “give a good account” of themselves.
Belgium aiming for second spot
Belgium coach Ives Serneels admitted that her side will be aiming for second place in qualifying Group 7 after being drawn against England but feels that the expansion of the tournament gives them a chance of making it to the Netherlands in 2017.
Kelly Smith England highlights
After announcing her retirement from international football with England, UEFA.com looks back on some of her best moments.
Powell reflects on 15-year England reign
Hope Powell helped revolutionise women's football in England during a 15 year spell as her country’s national team coach. She looks back on the highlights of her time in charge of the Three Lionesses.
Sweden's legacy from Women's EURO
UEFA.com's look back at UEFA Women's EURO 2013 continues by asking Victoria Sandell Svensson and other key Swedish figrues about legacy that the tournament will leave there.
Neid on Germany Women's EURO triumphs
Silvia Neid has been part of all eight of Germany's UEFA Women's EURO triumphs as player, assistant or head coach. She looks back at those wins from 1989 to 2013.
Angerer profiles champions Germany
Germany captain Nadine Angerer, the hero of the final win in July, takes us through the winning squad in Sweden, from the three beauty queens to the "perfect daughter-in-law".
Players reflect on UEFA Women’s EURO 2013
Part one of UEFA.com's look back at the most successful UEFA Women’s EURO in history includes the reflections of Nadine Angerer, Lotta Schelin and Stina Petersen.
Hard-working Angerer surprised by award
Nadine Angerer told UEFA.com of her surprise at being named UEFA Best Women's Player in Europe, hailed her fellow nominees and spoke about how she achieved peak fitness at 34.
Angerer, Schelin and Goessling shortlisted
Nadine Angerer, Lotta Schelin and Lena Goessling are in line for the inaugural UEFA Best Women's Player in Europe Award on 5 September after making the shortlist.
The year so far in women's football
Fresh from competing at UEFA Women's EURO in Sweden, Lotta Schelin, Nadine Angerer and Nadine Kessler spoke to UEFA.com about a successful year so far for women's football.
Germany joy at sixth straight title
‘A fantastic team performance’ was how Nadine Angerer described Germany’s 1-0 victory over Norway in the final of UEFA Women’s EURO 2013, while team-mates Anja Mittag and Nadine Kessler were quick to praise their captain after she saved two penalties in the match.
Norway proud despite defeat
Maren Mjelde and Marit Christensen both told UEFA.com of their ‘disappointment’ after losing 1-0 to Germany in the final of UEFA Women’s EURO 2013, before both speaking of their pride at Norway’s performance at the tournament.
Lotzen and Mjelde's final preview
Germany winger Lena Lotzen and Norway defender Maren Mjelde are limbering up for the biggest match of their career today and combine to preview the final for UEFA.com.
Swedish organisers' winning strategy
UEFA Women's EURO 2013 comes to an end in Solna on Sunday with all previous attendance records smashed. Tournament director Göran Havik explains how they did it.
Norway relief after late salvation
Ingrid Hjelmseth and Marit Christensen described Norway’s undulating emotions after reaching the UEFA Women’s EURO final, against Germany.
Gajhede, Petersen's lowdown on Denmark
Two heroes of Denmark's run to the semi-finals, Stina Petersen and Mariann Gajhede Knudsen recount the highs and lows, the unwashed shirts, the screams and the 'keepers club'.
Germany ‘happy, glad and relieved’
Player of the match Saskia Bartusiak told UEFA.com she was “happy, glad and relieved” after Germany returned to the final with a 1-0 win over Sweden, with scorer Dzsenifer Marozsán adding that standing firm was “the most important thing in our game”.
Sweden see positives despite the end of a dream
Antonia Göransson told UEFA.com that some players have made a name for themselves in Sweden during UEFA Women’s EURO 2013 while Nilla Fischer praised the supporters after defeat by Germany.