Ballon d'Or and FIFA The Best winner Alexia Putellas has said she was shocked that no Barcelona players were named in the FIFPro World XI.
Former Canada national team player and two-time Olympic bronze medalist Rhian Wilkinson has been named coach of the Portland Thorns.
The United States women's national team remain in No. 1 position in FIFA's world rankings despite a difficult Olympic campaign.
A revamped CONCACAF W Championship, to be held in 2022, be a qualifier for the 2023 FIFA Women's World Cup and the 2024 Olympics.
For the first time, Canada's women are Olympic champions and they did it the hard way, outdoing the superior Swedes and showing they deserved gold.
Canada midfielder Quinn has made history by becoming the first openly transgender athlete to medal at an Olympic Games.
Canada have won gold in the women's Olympic soccer tournament after a 3-2 penalty shootout win against Sweden.
The women's Olympic soccer gold-medal match between Canada and Sweden has been moved due to concerns over the heat in Japan.
Why did the USWNT struggle at the Olympics? Not even the players and staff seem to know. We've rounded up the main theories and graded their impact.
Sweden and Canada have asked Olympic organisers to move the women's gold-medal match on Friday to avoid the sweltering heat of the Japanese summer.
The players weren't clicking and weren't aggressive. They weren't having fun. The USWNT looked a shadow of itself as it failed to compete for gold.
USWNT forward Megan Rapinoe has said the semifinal defeat to Canada in the Olympic Games is a "bitter one to swallow."
The United States women's national team was knocked out of Olympic gold-medal contention after losing 1-0 to Canada in the semifinal.
USWNT goalkeeper Alyssa Naeher was forced off with an injury in the first half of the Olympic semifinal against Canada.
Having edged past the Dutch, the USWNT gets an easier game against Canada in the Olympic semifinals. Or does it? All signs point to a great game.
Team Great Britain battled back from behind to secure a 1-1 draw against Canada in their final Tokyo Olympics group game on Tuesday.
OL Reign and Canada midfielder Quinn has said they are "proud" after becoming the first openly transgender person to compete at the Olympics.
England women were beaten 2-0 in a friendly against Canada on Tuesday in Hege Riise's third game as interim boss.
USWNT manager Vlatko Andonovski said he was "disappointed" with how the side played in their 1-0 win over Canada.
The United States women struggled to score in a win over Canada in the SheBelieves Cup on Thursday night in Orlando.
Injured Christine Sinclair, football's most prolific goal scorer, is among seven national team players unavailable for Canada for SheBelieves.
The United States women's national team will be joined by Canada, Brazil and Japan in next month's SheBelieves Cup.
Bayern Munich president Herbert Hainer has said the club will not tolerate the racist abuse aimed at Alphonso Davies and partner Jordyn Huitema.
The U.S. women's national team will be part of a new CONCACAF tournament aimed to provide more matches for women's teams in the region.