Feature: Queens for the Day

It's the last weekend of the SWFL1 - South season and half an hour after the game was scheduled to kick off at Lesser Hampden the terraces are in a state of flux as fans and people moving at a pace to suggest that they are significant to the days events ask, "Where's the referee?".  For …

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LTL Podcast Ep. 51 – The World of Women’s Football Kits

In a special podcast Chris is joined by Paul Deakin founder of MisKits a company that specialises in kit design for both mens and women's football. They discuss the benefits of having bespoke kits for women's teams, the sports science behind a kit and some of Paul's favourite examples before they speculate on the future …

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LTL Podcast Ep. 49 – The A-Z of Scottish Women’s Football Part Three (Q-Z)

In Part Three Chris Marshall, Campbell Finlayson and Callum Patterson are back for Part Three of The A-Z of Scottish Women's Football covering the best signings from winter, the shape of youth football in Scotland both internationally and at club level, VAR and Zoom calls. The Leading the Line Podcast · LTL Podcast Ep. 49 …

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LTL Podcast Ep. 47 – The A-Z of Scottish Women’s Football Part Two (H-P)

In Part Two Chris, Campbell and Callum are back for part two of their A-Z of Scottish women's football including football in the Borders, Team GB at the Olympics, kilometres, the Phil Neville experiment and the Springburn San Siro itself, Petershill Park. The Leading the Line Podcast · LTL Podcast Ep. 47 - The A-Z Of Scottish …

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The Long Read: Motherhood

A lot can happen in nine months. For Scottish women's football it can cover the entirety of a season contrasting the most exuberant of highs with the most despairing of lows. An emotional rollercoaster that can leave your skin tingling as endorphins pulsate through every pore one minute before rising nausea grows from the pit …

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Where Are They Now?: The Glasgow City 2015 UWCL Quarter Final Squad

Somewhere in an alternate universe Glasgow City have just claimed the biggest scalp in their 22 year history. After a goalless two legs a 30-yard-screamer from Hayley Lauder in Wolfsburg, deep into second half injury time, crashes off the underside of the crossbar before rippling the back of the net to send the travelling orange …

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Where Are They Now? – The 2018 Hibernian Cup Double Winning Squad

For three and a bit seasons Hibernian dominated cup competitions in Scotland winning seven trophies on the bounce in the process. That run was eventually brought to an end as Glasgow City emerged 4-3 victors in what was for many the best Scottish Women's Cup Final ever last November at Tyencastle. A winter of upheaval …

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LTL Podcast Ep. 37 – Women’s Football in Northern Ireland

For this special look at women's football in Northern Ireland and it's growing influence on the Scottish game Chris Marshall (@MFPTasty) is joined by Laura Clarke (@Clarkie8) to discuss how the game is growing in her home country, the impact of Northern Irish players on this season's SWPL and how the national side have been …

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Here’s Some Words about Going Pro feat. Jenna Fife and Kelly Clark

Campbell Finlayson recently spoke to Rangers  and Scotland goalkeeper Jenna Fife and Celtic Women captain Kelly Clark ahead of a big season for Scottish women's football as for the first time ever players have the opportunity to go professional. Making the step up from part-time to full-time football is a big move in any player’s …

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Here’s Some Words about the SWPL & Championship Cup Draws

Saturday afternoon saw the launch of a re-formatted SWPL Cup along with a new Championship Cup tournament for sides competing in the fresh out the box Championship North and South divisions as Scottish women's football continues with it's plans for transformation whilst hopefully pushing towards a sustainable future for our game. Hibernian, who are now …

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