The FA Cup 5th round draw

Barnet v Doncaster Rovers Belles Birmingham City v Liverpool Bristol Academy v Leeds United Charlton Athletic v Blackburn Rovers Chelsea v Brighton & Hove Albion Keynsham Town v Sunderland Lincoln v Arsenal Manchester City v Everton (Ties to be played on March 11th 2012) There are some very tasty ties and many potential banana skinContinue reading “The FA Cup 5th round draw”

England fans player of the year award : Ellen White

A well deserved award for Ellen who had a fantastic season establishing herself as the first choice at center forward in Hope Powell’s starting 11. This is an achievement in itself because many players tried for years but all have failed despite their brilliant pedigree. Ellen is a hard working goalscoring center forward versatile enoughContinue reading “England fans player of the year award : Ellen White”

The difficult act of maintaining a team’s tactical balance

I was lucky to be invited yesterday to the Arsenal v Tottenham game yesterday. The most interesting thing for me happened at half-time. Obviously Spurs took the lead 2-0 and Arsenal managed to come back level just on the stroke of half-time and had the momentum. According to MOTD pundits Arsenal midfield won the battleContinue reading “The difficult act of maintaining a team’s tactical balance”

FA WSL transfer window February

February transfers are  in bold, all those transfers are officially announced by the teams Arsenal In : Out : Rebecca Spencer (ASJ Soyaux ),  Meaghan Sargeant ( Lincoln) Birmingham In :  Eniola Aluko ( Sky Blue FC),  Rachel Unitt ( Everton),  Callan Barber ( Coventry), Chrissy Torkildsen (Coventry) Out :  Stephanie Curtis ( Bristol),  DuniaContinue reading “FA WSL transfer window February”

The relegation battle FA WPL Southern division

Again only one game played today in the Southern division but another decisive one as it involved to relegation places  contenders. Plymouth 1 QPR 3 massive points for QPR while Plymouth have more chances to save their bacon. QPR now nearly safe with 16 points 3 games to play and a -10 goal difference. PlymouthContinue reading “The relegation battle FA WPL Southern division”

The relegation battle FA WPL Northen division

There was a huge decisive game today in the Northen Division. Rochdale beat Rotherham 2-1 and this is a massive blow to Rotherham chances of staying up. Basically there are 3 teams fighting for the 2 relegation place Rochdale has 14 points , 4 games to play and a -5 goal difference Rotherham has 9Continue reading “The relegation battle FA WPL Northen division”

Arsenal players called up for the international break

The training ground will be quite empty for 2 weeks :  (Yankey and F White not called up as they are injured) Wales 3   Hayley Ladd, Angharad James, Jayne Ludlow England 2   Steph Houghton, Ellen White   Ireland 4   Emma Byrne, Yvonne Tracy, Ciara Grant, Niamh Fahey Scotland 2 Kim Little, JenniferContinue reading “Arsenal players called up for the international break”