Bring it on! Iberdrola lends its name to the women's football league and sponsors the national team
The rise of Spanish women's football is unstoppable: our league attracts some of the world's best players; attendance at grounds is increasing and television audiences are soaring. Find out why Spanish football is in fashion.
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The Spanish Women's National Team becomes the first sustainable selection thanks to Iberdrola
Iberdrola wishes to infect everyone with its commitment to sustainability wherever it operates and has decided to help in making the Spanish Women's Football Team the first Sustainable Squad. DISCOVER HOWDownload
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Women's football continues to break spectator records
The match between Atlético de Madrid Women and Fútbol Club Barcelona gathered 60,739 spectators at the Wanda Metropolitano stadium, making it the club match with the highest attendance in the world. LEARN MOREDownload
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Iberdrola, recognised at the World Football Summit gala for its work and promotion of women's football
The World Football Summit has presented the 'Best Women's Football Initiative' award to Iberdrola "for its outstanding and important contribution" to the development and growth of women's professional football. MORE INFORMATIONDownload
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"I went to the United States because I was not willing to give up football or college"
She went to the USA when she was just 18 years old so she could combine her studies with a professional sporting career. She is the first female Spanish footballer to be selected for the US soccer DRAFT, and is taking part in her second World Cup with the Spanish team. SHARE HER JOURNEYDownload
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"My life revolves around football: I was born for it"
Amanda Sampedro has won three leagues and one Copa de la Reina with Atlético de Madrid Féminas, where she always dreamt of playing. She made her first-team debut at the age of 15, becoming captain three years later. She is also one of the captains of the national squad, which she joined in 2013, and a great ambassador for women's football. LISTEN TO HER STORYDownload
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Atlético Madrid wins the 2018-2019 Iberdrola League
Atlético Madrid Women lift the Iberdrola League title for the third year in a row. Atlético demonstrated their position as the most consistent team in a season in which Spanish women's football twice beat match attendance records. READ MOREDownload
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Five Spanish football players in the elite of women's football
More than 4,100 football players from 45 different countries pre-selected the 55 candidates of the 2017 Women's World XI. A jury selected the 11 top football players, which included a Spanish player for the first time in history: Irene Paredes. MORE INFORMATIONDownload
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"It is very difficult to do better than to win the Iberdrola League. We can only equal it"
The midfielder is one of the leading players of the Iberdrola Women's Football League. For the second year running, the team was on the verge of winning the double. The aim for the coming year: to continue striving in search of excellence. KNOW HERDownload
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For the first time in history, female referees to appear in men's world cup
The U-17 World Cup, to be played in India between the 6th and 28th of October, will make history by being the first to include seven female assistant referees. FIND OUT MOREDownload
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The unstoppable growth of women's football in Europe
The UEFA report 'Women's football across the national associations 2016/17' reveals that there are already 1,270,481 women footballers across Europe. Six European countries have over 100,000 registered players, with close to 44,000 in Spain alone. SEE MOREDownload