Analyzing the FA WSL and FA WC 2018/19 rules part 2

Here in part 2, we will look at the players ‘regulations and the FA can  spring on us.   One rule that is always used during a season : 8.2.7 Clubs are responsible for all Players being correctly registered and ensuring that they are so registered before any Player is fielded in a Competition Match.Continue reading “Analyzing the FA WSL and FA WC 2018/19 rules part 2”

Analyzing the FA WSL and FA WC 2018/19 rules part 1

The FA have finally uploaded the 2018/19 rules, more than a month after the Competition has started. This is the time to analyze if there are any special or unusual rules for this season. The first five chapters are quite boring to be honest, so we will just go for the juicy stuff. The chapterContinue reading “Analyzing the FA WSL and FA WC 2018/19 rules part 1”

The FA Women’s Championship promotion race Matchday 2

There are three teams with an 100% record at the top of the table. Man United, Lewes and Spurs. United are way ahead on goal difference and are likely to cruise at the top the whole season. One curious statistic, there have been no draw so far in the competition, ten games ten wins. ResultsContinue reading “The FA Women’s Championship promotion race Matchday 2”

The battle for the Champions League places : Matchday 2

Matchday 2 sees a change in the top 2 places with Reading dropping out of it and Birmingham replacing them. Arsenal and Birmingham remain the only two teams with an 100% record. Everton 0 Manchester City 4 Bristol 0 Chelsea 0 Birmingham 1 Brighton 0 West Ham 0 Reading 0 Yeovil 0 Arsenal 7 ArsenalContinue reading “The battle for the Champions League places : Matchday 2”

The battle for the Champions League places

Matchday 1 offered a few surprises and for the first time in a while, there is no City or Chelsea in the Champions League qualifying places. This is obviously due to the fact that they played each other and drew. Arsenal and Reading are therefore leading the Champions League race. The results : Arsenal 5Continue reading “The battle for the Champions League places”

The FA Women’s Championship promotion race

Matchday one has given us a clear indication on the likely team to get promoted. Especially as that team is already fulfilling the criteria for the FA WSL teams, while the other FA WC teams are not guaranteed to be accepted in the fully professional league. The results Sheffield U 0 Durham 2 Tottenham 2Continue reading “The FA Women’s Championship promotion race”