France's serial winner

Wendie Renard leads one of sport’s most dominant teams. Lyon Feminines have won 13 straight league titles.

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Lyon's dominance extends across Europe. Last month Renard collected the club's fourth consecutive Champions League trophy, their sixth since 2011.

Coming into the World Cup, the 28-year-old centre back had scored 20 goals for France.

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Renard grew up in the French Caribbean island of Martinique, moving to mainland France in 2006 aged 16 to join Lyon's youth team.

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At 6ft 1in Renard is a towering presence in defence but also offers a serious goal threat, having scored more than 100 times for her club.

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England know all about the danger she poses - she scored a 95th-minute winner against them in the 2017 SheBelieves Cup.

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Fresh from her latest Champions League victory, Renard will be hoping to help France to a first World Cup triumph on home soil.

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