Please ensure Javascript is enabled for purposes of website accessibility Beth Clarkson, Author at Baltimore Independent


European Super League failure was a lucky swerve for women’s football

Within 72 hours of announcement, the European Super League (ESL) was killed. It was a testament to the power of fans and a reminder that football isn’t just about the interest of owners but a game for all. While much talk has centred on the men’s game, in the breakaway league’s initial statement it was announced: “As […]

Women in sport are winning the fight for equal pay – slowly

The Welsh national football association has pledged to introduce equal pay for their men’s and women’s teams by 2026. The news comes following a documentary featuring the most capped Welsh player Jess Fishlock, who called the lack of pay parity “unacceptable”. It also follows the Irish football association’s introduction of pay parity for its national teams. Through a combination […]