The Women's Soccer World Cup kicks off in June. A team who'll be there for only the second time is Argentina. It's a far cry from the success of the men's team. Critics claim a lack of investment at club and national level is to blame.
Ahead of the World Cup in France, Germany's women's national team have hit back against stereotypes with a powerful campaign. The hard-hitting video has received widespread praise for its message of female empowerment.
The three-time world champions have been fighting for gender and wage equality for years, yet it never seems to come. Now, members of the current US national team have filed a lawsuit against the US Soccer Federation.
Female footballers have been fighting against discrimination and inequality for over 100 years. Is this fight over, are they now recognized as professional players and can they make a living out of football?
Six months after a strong performance from Iran's national team at the World Cup, expectations for 'Team Melli' are high. At the upcoming Asian Cup, fans are hoping for a first title in 42 years.
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