Here is an update on the statistics on foreign players in the FA WSL since the competition started in 2011. I have split the foreign players in three categories : A Neighbours : Scotland, Ireland, Wales, Northern Ireland B EU/EEA citizens C Non EU/EEA Note from the FA WSL 2015 regulations : Each Club […]
The U17 National Cup aka FA Girls Youth cup draw has been made by the FA and here are the ties : Stoke City v Blackburn Rovers Arsenal v Middlesex Liverpool v Sheffield Utd Everton v Leeds or Man Utd Dates to be confirmed.
Here are some of the dates that are already known for the 2016 calendar for the FA WSL & the England teams: 18/01 -> 26/01 FIFA international period 07/02 FA Cup R3 FA WSL 2 sides enter 28/02 FA Cup R4 29/02 ->09/03 Four nations tournament USA -/03 La Manga U19 tournament 20/03 FA […]
Following criticism of the 2015 format that delivered a lot of blow out and dead rubbers, the FA has decided to revert back to the original format. Back in 2011, the original format was a knock-out tournament with eight teams. Ties were decided on the final league placement as follows : 1v8 2v7 3v6 4v5. […]
Here are the eight teams invited to the Algarve Cup 2016 Brazil (7), Canada (11), Denmark (14), New Zealand (16), Iceland (19), Russia (22), Belgium (28), Portugal (39) This is a clear downgrade from last year’s field that looked like a mini World-Cup with also a reduction in number with 8 rather than 12 teams. […]
With so many teams not available to play in March 2016 annual tournaments due to Olympics qualifiers. Let’s have a look at the available teams. We can wonder if the two main tournaments will keep their 12 teams format in 2016 or reduce the numbers to 8 and two groups of 4. Should both tournament […]
Here is my analysis for the 2015 FA WSL 1 review from the bottom of the table to the top of the table : 8. Bristol Academy Performed as expected really as they were favorite for relegation. The winter transfer window saw five important players leave the club and replacement that came in were not […]