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Brazil's football federation announces equal pay for men's and women's national football teams
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Brazil's football federation announces equal pay for men's and women's national football teams

It means Brazil's little known female players such as Marta, Formiga and Leticia Santos will receive the same fees and allowances as global superstars such as Neymar, Gabriel Jesus and Roberto Firmino.

Former Brazil women's football team head coach Oswaldo Alvarez dies at 63
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Former Brazil women's football team head coach Oswaldo Alvarez dies at 63

Oswaldo Alvarez, who coached Brazil at the last two Women's World Cups, died in a Sao Paulo hospital on Monday. He was 63.

FIFA Women's World Cup 2019: Megan Rapinoe steals show, VAR causes anger, heartache and other stories from France
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FIFA Women's World Cup 2019: Megan Rapinoe steals show, VAR causes anger, heartache and other stories from France

Take a look at the biggest stars and stories from FIFA Women's World Cup 2019 as a landmark tournament in France comes to a close

FIFA Women's World Cup 2019: 'Cry at beginning, smile at end' Marta makes emotional Brazil plea after exiting in last-16
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FIFA Women's World Cup 2019: 'Cry at beginning, smile at end' Marta makes emotional Brazil plea after exiting in last-16

Marta, 33, considered to be the best player of all time and leading World Cup goal scorer, has asked the youngsters to keep the game going in Brazil

FIFA Women's World Cup 2019: Brazil's Marta becomes tournament's all-time leading scorer, dedicates feat to 'anyone fighting for equality'
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FIFA Women's World Cup 2019: Brazil's Marta becomes tournament's all-time leading scorer, dedicates feat to 'anyone fighting for equality'

"This record doesn't belong to me, it belongs to all of us," 33-year-old Marta said after crashing home a penalty with 16 minutes left to score her 17th World Cup goal on Tuesday.

FIFA Women's World Cup 2019: From Michelle Akers to Sun Wen, winners of Golden Ball and Boot awards across all editions
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FIFA Women's World Cup 2019: From Michelle Akers to Sun Wen, winners of Golden Ball and Boot awards across all editions

Here, we take a look at the Golden Boot and Golden Ball award winners from all the editions of the FIFA Women's World Cup

Luka Modric beats Cristiano Ronaldo, Lionel Messi to win FIFA men's player of the year award; Mohamed Salah gets best goal
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Luka Modric beats Cristiano Ronaldo, Lionel Messi to win FIFA men's player of the year award; Mohamed Salah gets best goal

Modric beats Ronaldo, Messi to win the best men's footballer of the year, Marta wins women’s award. Salah wins Puskas award for the best goal.

Rio Olympics 2016 football roundup: Carli Lloyd, Marta lead USA, Brazil into last eight
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Rio Olympics 2016 football roundup: Carli Lloyd, Marta lead USA, Brazil into last eight

United States kept their quest for fourth straight women's football gold firmly on track when captain Carli Lloyd ensured a 1-0 victory over France to qualify for the quarter-finals.

Rio 2016: Brazil women's football team beat China 3-0 as empty seats dominate Olympic Stadium
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Rio 2016: Brazil women's football team beat China 3-0 as empty seats dominate Olympic Stadium

Brazil's women footballers ensured the opening day of action at Rio 2016 was a happy one for the hosts with a 3-0 win over China on Wednesday.

FIFA Women's World Cup: China snatch win as Germany, Canada held
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FIFA Women's World Cup: China snatch win as Germany, Canada held

Wang Lisi's late winner got China's Women's World Cup campaign back on track Thursday as Germany were held 1-1 by Norway and Canada played a goalless draw against New Zealand.

FIFA Women's World Cup: Marta breaks tournament record in Brazil's win over S Korea
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FIFA Women's World Cup: Marta breaks tournament record in Brazil's win over S Korea

Marta scored her 15th career Women's World Cup goal to become the all-time leader in tournament history, leading Brazil to a 2-0 win over South Korea on Tuesday.