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Welcome to the Women's Football / Soccer Task Force, a joint initiative of WikiProject Women's sport and WikiProject Football. This task force focuses on articles related to women's football / soccer including:

  • Women's players, clubs, managers, leagues and competitions, seasons and associated articles
  • Women's football / soccer national teams
  • International women's football / soccer competitions including tournaments and matches

Our main goals are to:

  • ensure women's football / soccer-related articles are represented on Wikipedia by creating and editing related articles
  • establish and organise standards for women's football / soccer-related articles resulting in well-written articles
  • improve the visibility of articles related to women's football / soccer by nominating them for DYK placement on the Wikipedia homepage, or improving them to good or featured status

To join, please add your name to the Members section. There are many ways for you to contribute - small and large. If you have a question, post it on the project's talk page.

Notability[edit]

Although the majority of top women's leagues and players around the world are not included currently under WP: FOOTY's frequently debated notability guidelines, often times there is enough media coverage about a player, team, or league that meets the WP:GNG guideline, which trumps WP:NFOOTY. The key to ensuring that an article that you create is not deleted is providing adequate referencing to meet WP:BASIC, WP:GNG or WP:SPORTCRIT.

If you have any questions or run into any issues, feel free to post them on the this project's talk page. Also, be sure to tag any new article's talk page with {{WikiProject Women's sport|footy=yes}}.

Leagues[edit]

Active top division leagues[edit]

Country League Conf
Albania Albanian Women's National Championship UEFA
Algeria Algerian Championship CAF
Argentina Campeonato de Fútbol Femenino CONMEBOL
Australia W-League (Australia) AFC
Austria ÖFB-Frauenliga UEFA
Belgium Super League Vrouwenvoetbal UEFA
Belarus Belarusian Premier League UEFA
Bosnia and Herzegovina Ženska nogometna liga BiH UEFA
Brazil Brasileiro Feminino CONMEBOL
Bulgaria Държавно първенство жени UEFA
China Chinese Women's Super League AFC
Chinese Taipei Chinese Taipei women's football championship AFC
Colombia Liga Águila Femenina CONMEBOL
Costa Rica Costa Rican women's football championship CONCACAF
Croatia 1. HNLŽ UEFA
Cyprus Cypriot First Division UEFA
Czech Republic Czech First Division UEFA
Denmark Elitedivisionen UEFA
El Salvador Salvadoran women's football championship CONCACAF
England FA Womens Super League (FA WSL) UEFA
Finland Naisten Liiga UEFA
France Division 1 Féminine UEFA
Germany Frauen Bundesliga UEFA
Greece Greek A Division UEFA
Guatemala Guatemalan women's football championship CONCACAF
Hong Kong Hong Kong Women League AFC
Hungary Női NB I UEFA
Iceland Úrvalsdeild kvenna UEFA
India Indian Women's League AFC
Indonesia Pertiwi Cup AFC
Iran Kowsar Women Football League AFC
Ireland Irish Women's National League UEFA
Israel Ligat Nashim Rishona UEFA
Italy Serie A UEFA
Jamaica JFF/SDF Women’s League CONCACAF
Japan Nadeshiko League AFC
Jordan Jordan Women's Football League AFC
Kazakhstan Kazakhstani women's football championship UEFA
Korea Republic WK League AFC
Kyrgyzstan Kyrgyzstan Women's Championship AFC
Lithuania A Lyga UEFA
Mexico Super Liga Femenil de Fútbol CONCACAF
Namibia Namibia Women's Super League CAF
Netherlands Eredivisie UEFA
New Zealand National Women's League OFC
Nicaragua Nicaraguan women's football championship CONCACAF
Nigeria Nigeria Women Premier League CAF
Northern Ireland Women's Premier League UEFA
Norway Toppserien UEFA
Pakistan National Women Football Championship AFC
Phillipines PFF Women's League AFC
Poland Ekstraliga Kobiet UEFA
Portugal Campeonato Nacional de Futebol Feminino UEFA
Romania Liga I Feminin UEFA
Russia Top Division UEFA
Scotland Scottish Women's Premier League UEFA
Serbia Prva ženska liga UEFA
Slovakia Slovak Women's First League UEFA
Slovenia Slovenian Women's League UEFA
South Africa ABSA Women's League CAF
Spain Primera División de la Liga de Fútbol Femenino UEFA
Sweden Damallsvenskan UEFA
Switzerland Nationalliga A UEFA
Thailand Thai Women's League AFC
Turkey Kadınlar 1. Futbol Ligi UEFA
Ukraine Zhinocha Liha UEFA
United States National Women's Soccer League (NWSL) CONCACAF
Uzbekistan Uzbek women's football championship AFC
Vietnam Vietnam women's football championship AFC
Wales Welsh Premier Women's Football League UEFA

Previous top division leagues[edit]

Country League Years Active Notes
Belgium Belgian Women's First Division 1971–... as of 2012 the second highest division
England FA Women's Premier League National Division 1991–2011 As of 2014, now third division league
Netherlands and Belgium BeNe League 2012–2015 after 3 seasons, they split again
United States Women's United Soccer Association (WUSA) 2001–2003 2001–2003
Women's Professional Soccer (WPS) 2009–2011

Assessment[edit]

FIFA national women's football teams by class (7 November 2015)


Wikipedia:Version 1.0 Editorial Team/Women's football articles by quality

90.9% assessed (estimate: some more article talk pages may still need a banner)

   

The proportion of all articles with known importance is:

93.2% known importance (estimate: some more articles may still need a banner)

   

See Wikipedia:WikiProject Football/Assessment for further information.


Article alerts[edit]

Join the discussion about the following articles related to women's football:

Articles for deletion
Templates for discussion
Featured article candidates
Good article nominees
Requested moves

See also[edit]