"It's a disgrace. The Women's World Cup in France is just an illusion. You might as well organize a small tournament one weekend next May if that bothers the French federation. Bravo to all."
-- Lyon star Ada Hegerberg
, the first Women's Ballon d'Or recipient, on the reported decision by the French federation to cut the Division I Arkema, the top-flight women's league, from 12 teams to 10 in 2021-22. The decision to relegate two teams but not promote any was made after the French second division season was cancelled due to a nationwide lockdown. (@AdaStolsmo