The FA Women’s Cup Round 5 draw

A few tasty ties between FA WSL 1 side in the Round 5 draw as the “elite” division teams enter the competition. Ties to be played on the 20th of March.   The full draw :   FA WSL 1 v FA WSL 1 Birmingham City Ladies v Arsenal Ladies Doncaster Belles v Chelsea Ladies […]

The FA WPL promotion race to FA WSL 2 ep 7

The promotion race is hotting up with many important games played in the Northern and Southern Division yesterday. Preston dropped two points at bottom of the table Guisely.     Northern Division Derby 1 Newcastle 0 Guiseley 1 Preston 1 Nuneaton 1 Bradford 2 Table Preston 36 pts pl 16 +45 (maximum points 54) Forest […]

The FA Women’s Cup Round 4 preview

Round 4 is the last round before the 9 FA WSL 1 side enter the competition.Therefore 7 “lucky” teams are allowed by the FA to compete against the FA WSL 1 sides. You really do wonder why the FA allows its elite team to come so late in the competition. It is extremely unfair to […]

Analysing the FA WSL 2016 rules part 3 the Conti Cup

Here is part 3 of the FA WSL 2016 rules’ analysis focusing on the FA WSL Continental Cup   Competition structure : New format as already  previously announced with no more group stage games : The FA WSL Cup shall be a knock out competition. Here is the full ranking used for the 2016 competition […]

Analysing the FA WSL 2016 rules part 2

Here is part 2 of the FA WSL 2016 rules’ analysis   The squad cap Same rule as last year 40 players including first team and reserves plus two extra on short term loan Each Club is entitled to register: a maximum of 40 Players (including Players on Long Term Loan) each Playing Season; and […]

Analysing the FA WSL 2016 rules part 1

Here we are with our annual FA WSL rule analysis. Just a reminder that the FA does not make it available on the FA WSL website or even the FA one for some unknown reason. I am pleased to be able to provide a short analysis of the 68 pages booklet. I have kept the […]

The FA WPL promotion race to FA WSL 2 ep 6

Some important results this week-end in the Northern and Southern Division with Preston scoring the winner in stoppage time and Brighton getting a last minute draw at Coventry.   Northern Division Nuneaton 0 PNE 1 3 BIG points for PNE, they are now six points ahead of Forest who have two games in hand but […]