Players to watch at the 2022 Women's Euros
(Adds dropped word in par) Six players to watch at this year's Women's European Championship in England, which begins on July 6:ALEXIA PUTELLAS (SPAIN)Reigning Ballon d'Or winner Putellas is the heartbeat of Barcelona's team and helped them win another three trophies this season. She has gro
Six players to watch at this year's Women's European Championship in England, which begins on July 6:ALEXIA PUTELLAS (SPAIN)Reigning Ballon d'Or winner Putellas is the heartbeat of Barcelona's team and helped them win another three trophies this season. She has grown with Barcelona in the decade following her debut and will arrive at the Euros at the peak of her powers.
Putellas chipped in with 18 league goals and top-scored with 11 in the Champions League, all from midfield, and will be surrounded by familiar faces in the national setup, with Aitana Bonmati, Irene Paredes and Claudia Pina among nine Barcelona players in the squad.
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(Adds dropped word in par) Six players to watch at this year's Women's European Championship in England, which begins on July 6: ALEXIA PUTELLAS (SPAIN) Reigning Ballon d'Or winner Putellas is the heartbeat of Barcelona's team and helped them win another three trophies this season.Copy to clipboard https://str.Despite widespread efforts to improve gender equality at work, almost half of UK companies reported an increase in their gender pay gap for the last year, PwC analysis showed, meaning that on average women in the UK still earn 87p to every £1 earned by men.LinkedIn NEW YORK : Multiplatinum R&B singer R.
She has grown with Barcelona in the decade following her debut and will arrive at the Euros at the peak of her powers. Putellas chipped in with 18 league goals and top-scored with 11 in the Champions League, all from midfield, and will be surrounded by familiar faces in the national setup, with Aitana Bonmati, Irene Paredes and Claudia Pina among nine Barcelona players in the squad. The programme will include networking and mentoring sessions, as well as workshops, the US Commerce Department and Singapore's Ministry for Communications and Information said in a statement. Their connection will bode well for Spain, who will rely heavily on captain Putellas to lead the way as they target a first European Championship.5pc, PwC said. GURO REITEN (NORWAY) Top scorer for two seasons with LSK Kvinner, Reiten was not well-known outside of her native Norway until she joined Chelsea after the 2019 World Cup. The two ministers also helmed a panel discussion with Singaporean women business leaders, on how their governments could support women tech entrepreneurs and attract and develop more women professionals in the tech industry. The left-footer quickly established herself as one of the most important attacking players in the Women's Super League, teeing up goals for the likes of Sam Kerr and Pernille Harder. U.
Her long-standing relationship with Norway striker Ada Hegerberg, who made her long-awaited return to the international scene in April, will no doubt be a great benefit to Martin Sjogren's side at the Euros. You need to know who to call. "A century - five more generations of women - is too long to wait. STINA BLACKSTENIUS (SWEDEN) One of the most sought-after signatures in women's football when her contract at Swedish club BK Hacken was up, Blackstenius plumped for Arsenal and has settled in seamlessly at the north London side, forming a seamless partnership with Vivianne Miedema. Technically gifted, the superb timing of her runs enables her to steal in behind the defence at the right moment. "Often women are left out of those informal discussions in networks. Blackstenius was integral to Sweden's silver medal-exploits at Rio 2016 and Tokyo 2020 and will hope to spearhead another drive on the international stage for the team, who are ranked second in the world. PwC’s warning comes after the Institute for Fiscal Studies (IFS) said in December that almost no progress has been made on closing Britain’s gender pay gap in the last 25 years when accounting for women’s leaps in education. JILL ROORD (NETHERLANDS) All-time Dutch top-scorer Vivianne Miedema will be the obvious headliner for the reigning European champions but her former Arsenal team mate Roord might prove to be a decisive player in Mark Parson's side. Ms Raimondo said that US mentors can support Singaporean women entrepreneurs who want to succeed in the US, and Singaporean mentors can likewise support US entrepreneurs looking to get exposed to the Singaporean tech ecosystem. Prosecutors said Kelly should spend more than 25 years in prison for his conviction on charges of racketeering and eight counts of violating the Mann Act, which bars transporting people across state lines for prostitution.
The versatile midfielder, 25, moved to VfL Wolfsburg last year and enjoyed her best goalscoring campaign since 2016-17 after scoring 10 goals last season, winning the domestic double, and will look to carry that form through to the summer. LAUREN HEMP (ENGLAND) Manchester City winger Hemp is set to be one of the stars of the Euros, having scooped a record fourth PFA Young Player of the Year award after finishing as the club's top scorer last season with 21 goals and also registering 10 assists. Just under half of the region's 35 unicorns - start-ups valued at US$1 billion or more - are based in Singapore, she noted. It also emerged on Friday that men’s pensions are worth more than double their female counterparts when they retire. The 21-year-old has won many plaudits for her eye-catching runs and goals and will hope to make her mark in her first major international tournament when she lines up for England at Euro 2022. PERNILLE HARDER (DENMARK) Denmark finished runner-up at Euro 2017 and will be aiming for another successful run this year, with their captain Harder leading their efforts once again. Women make up about 41 per cent of the tech workforce in Singapore, above the global average of 28 per cent, according to a Boston Consulting Group study in 2020. The 29-year-old will form a dangerous front three with Stine Larsen and Signe Brune but also has the versatility to play as an advanced midfielder and is a delight to watch in a free role. Advertisement. Source: Reuters.
Harder has won the league title in every season since 2016 - with Linkoping, Wolfsburg and Chelsea - among numerous other domestic honours and will look to add her first international trophy to that list. The mentorship and networking programme is part of the US-Singapore Partnership for Growth and Innovation, which focuses on inclusive growth in the digital economy and smart cities, among other up-and-coming sectors. Source: Reuters .