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Hope and Glory

As Hope Powell's Lionesses prepare for their Euro 2013 Finals campaign in Sweden and the FA celebrates 20 years of governance in Women's international football, Jacqui Oatley looks forward to this major UEFA tournament by going behind the scenes with the England team.

Jacqui meets up with head coach Hope Powell, profiles the key players in the England squad and examines their Euro preparations at state of the art national training facilities at St George's Park.

The programme also examines where Women's football is heading post Olympics 2012 and what the future may hold. Including key FA interviews with Sir Trevor Brooking CBE, Director of Football Development; FA General Secretary Alex Horne and Head of the National game, Kelly Simmons.

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1 hour

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Tue 9 Jul 2013 21:00