Women's association football

Women's association football, usually known as women's football or women's soccer, and colloquially WOSO, is the team sport of association football when played by women's teams only. It is... Wikipedia

  • Highest governing body:  FIFA
  • Nicknames:  World Game, The Beautiful Game
  • First played:  1895, Glasgow, Scotland
  • Team members:  11 per side (including goalkeeper)
  • Mixed gender:  No, Separate competitions
  • Type:  Team sport, ball sport
  • Equipment:  Football (or soccer ball)
  • Venue:  Football pitch (football ground, soccer field, soccer ground or "pitch")
  • Country or region:  Worldwide
  • Olympic:  Men's since the 1900 Olympics and Women's since the 1996 Olympics
  • Data source:  DuckDuckGo
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