FA WSL 1 prediction team by team : Birmingham City Ladies

Prediction 3rd to 5th Birmingham City Ladies had a quiet transfer window compared to most teams. 5 players left and 5 arrived, 2 of them coming from the CoE and Development teams. That squad  stability has contributed to the qualification for the UEFA WCL semi-finals. Bassett, Williams and Unitt did not have much playing time […]

Arsenal LFC v Birmingham City LFC, UEFA WCL quarter finals second leg

A well deserved and logical win for Birmingham yesterday. 2-0 and 3-0 on aggregate says it all. Goals by Kirsty Linnett and Remi Allen, both of them coming from quality individual and team play. Shelley Kerr had decided to keep the faith in the same 11 that failed to produce a shoot on target on […]

Birmingham v Arsenal, Champions League quarter final 1st leg preview

The Champions League tie will be the first official game for both side for the 2014 season. Pre-season friendlies have not given much indications as both teams have played behind closed door games and therefore not much information is available. Birmingham have lost Mary Earps recently and Jess Myers is injured so Sophie Baggaley will […]

Q&A with David Parker Birmingham City Ladies manager about the FA WSL upcoming season

Following my short interviews with Kirsty Linnett and Coral Haines,  here is a Q&A with David Parker, the Birmingham City Ladies manager. The are some very interesting points on the money/foreign players/training time debate. In terms of final table prediction, I expect Birmingham City ladies to achieve mid-table places comfortably. 1.This season seem to be […]

Birmingham City Ladies kit launch, part 2, quick interviews with Kirsty Linnett and Coral Haines

First interview was Kirsty Linnett, she came through the ranks at Leicester City, then moved to the Arsenal Academy where she unfortunately suffered two consecutive ACL that kept her out of football for more than 2 years. She then moved to BCLFC in December 2012 and had an excellent FA WSL 2013 season. She was […]

Birmingham City Ladies kit launch (part 1)

I went to St Andrews today for the BCLFC kit 2014 launch. It took place next to the boardroom and the players modelling the kit were Karen Carney ( home), Kirsty Linnett ( away). and Mary Earps ( goalkeeper) @kirsty_linnett #bclfclaunchkit pic.twitter.com/f2VwThE2Hl — Sylvain Jamet (@S_Jamet) February 24, 2014 @1maryearps modelling the goalkeeper kit #bclfclaunchkit […]