FA WSL 2nd half schedule : bizzare, unfair or just the usual shambles ?

Following a comment from Mark Sampson on how unfair the schedule was for his team Bristol Academy, I had a look in the number of days interval between each game for the 8 teams. I have included the Conti Cup games in this  analysis. Those disruptions in the schedule are due to the UEFA U19Continue reading “FA WSL 2nd half schedule : bizzare, unfair or just the usual shambles ?”

22 players for the WC qualifiers in September ?

As the WC qualifiers are coming soon, it is time to look towards the future. Here is a list of 22 players I would take for the forthcoming game : GK : Telford, Chamberlain, Earps DF: Susi, Bonner, Bronze, Houghton, Scott, Flaherty, Harrop, Bassett MF: Asante, Nobbs, Scott, Moore, Potter FW: Dowie, Taylor, White, Davison,Continue reading “22 players for the WC qualifiers in September ?”

Euro 2013 : where did it go wrong for England ?

This is a quick analysis after England’s failure to reach the quarter finals of Euro 2013. A truly disappointing performance from the England team. The results : England 2 Spain 3 England 1 Russia 1 England 0 France 3 1. The 23 players squad I think anyone who watches the FA WSL and women’s footballContinue reading “Euro 2013 : where did it go wrong for England ?”

France’s starting 11 v Russia ?

Following a surprise defeat to Australia at home on Saturday (2-0), there are many questions marks on who will start on Friday against Russia. In goal Bouhaddi is the number 1 choice. She is not really challenged by Benameur and Deville, it’s a shame Gerard and Phillipe were not selected. In defence the back 4Continue reading “France’s starting 11 v Russia ?”