WSL roundup: Chelsea thrash Bristol City 8-0 to take control of title race


Guro Reiten scores four as Chelsea grab goal difference edge Liverpool 1-0 Manchester United; West Ham 1-1 Leicester Guro Reiten’s four-goal salvo helped Chelsea turn up the heat on Women’s Super League leaders Manchester City with a 8-0 thrashing of Bristol City on a dramatic day when the title race was blown open. A midweek […]

Issy Hobson, 16, strikes at the death to all-but-end Arsenal’s WSL title hopes


Arsenal’s hopes of challenging Chelsea and Manchester City for the Women’s Super League title took a major hit, as 16-year-old Issy Hobson earned Everton a draw deep in stoppage time. Jonas Eidevall’s side had to win to keep alive their faint hopes of competing for the WSL crown, but this 2-2 draw leaves them five […]

Arsenal’s Frida Maanum out of Norway fixtures after League Cup final collapse


Arsenal say midfielder is ‘stable and doing well’ ‘Frida will continue to be closely monitored by our medical team’ The Arsenal midfielder Frida Maanum will not feature in Norway’s upcoming Euro 2025 qualifiers after collapsing on Sunday in the League Cup final win against Chelsea. The 24-year-old collapsed off the ball in stoppage time and […]

Women’s Champions League: Bonmatí leads Barcelona towards Chelsea semi


Quarter-final second leg: Barcelona 3-1 Brann (5-2 agg) Paris-Saint German 3-0 Hacken (5-1 aggregate) Chelsea will face Barcelona in their Women’s Champions League semi-final after the Spanish side secured a 3-1 second-leg last-eight victory over Brann to win 5-2 on aggregate. Ballon d’Or winner Aitana Bonmatí opened the scoring for the defending champions inside 24 […]

Kenza Dali and Ebony Salmon quick to take Aston Villa past Everton


Aston Villa climbed up to seventh in the Women’s Super League table after winning 2-1 at Everton, who finished with 10 players. The France midfielder Kenza Dali gave Villa the lead 10 minutes into the second half at Walton Hall Park, firing a low shot beyond Courtney Brosnan in Everton’s goal after exchanging passes with […]

WSL roundup: Chelsea’s Macario marks debut with goal in win at Leicester


Chelsea regain first place after 4-0 victory Manchester United lose ground at top with West Ham draw A goal from Catarina Macario on her Chelsea debut, and return to action after 20 months out with injury, helped the Women’s Super League champions ease to a 4-0 victory against Leicester at the King Power Stadium. Chelsea […]

Leah Williamson ruled out of England squad with Millie Turner called up


Arsenal defender returned from nine-month layoff in January ‘Minor hamstring injury’ delays her international comeback Leah Williamson has withdrawn from her first England squad since last April due to injury, with Millie Turner called up in place of the Euro 2022-winning captain. Arsenal described the 26-year-old’s problem as a “minor hamstring injury” before Saturday’s 3-1 […]

WSL roundup: Manchester United sink Brighton as Liverpool rescue Spurs draw


Nikita Parris makes it eight goals in 12 WSL matches for United Two Guro Reiten penalties help Chelsea to 3-0 win over Everton Nikita Parris continued her fine form for Manchester United, scoring in each half to help her side to secure a 2-0 Women’s Super League win against Brighton. Parris has now scored eight […]

Maddy Cusack’s family ‘welcome’ Morgan’s exit from Sheffield United


Morgan removed from post following ‘new information’ FA investigation into Sheffield United player’s death continues Maddy Cusack’s family have said they “welcome” the sacking of the Sheffield United Women’s head coach, Jonathan Morgan. The Blades announced on Friday that Morgan’s contract had been terminated “due to new information that has come to light within the […]

WSL roundup: Arsenal and Manchester City win to keep pace with Chelsea


Arsenal win 2-0 at Liverpool; City also triumph 2-0 at Spurs Pressure eases on Manchester United’s Marc Skinner Arsenal and Manchester City enjoyed important away victories against Liverpool and Tottenham respectively to keep pace with the Women’s Super League leaders and defending champions Chelsea. Vivianne Miedema, who sat out 312 days with an anterior cruciate […]