Category Archives: FA WSL Conti Cup

Conti Cup preview

This week-end is Conti Cup week-end with the first round being played. Some teams will certainly rotate their squad as it will their third game in a week, so we might see some upsets.   FA WSL 1 v FA … Continue reading

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FA WSL Continental Cup 2016 draw

Here is the draw for the preliminary round and first round of the 2016 tournament. If you wonder how the draw was made and the bizzare selection process everything is explained here Preliminary Round draw Sheffield* v Durham* Oxford United* … Continue reading

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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 … Continue reading

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The FA WSL Continental Cup 2016 returns to its original knock-out format

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. … Continue reading

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FA WSL 2015 team by team review

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 … Continue reading

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Laura Bassett’s red card controversy in the Conti cup final

Bassett sending off was the moment that defined the game as Notts County were already 1-0 down and chasing the game. They made it hard for themselves to come back into the game, or maybe the referee Jane Simms did, … Continue reading

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FA WSL Continental Cup group stage now complete

The final game of the group stage was played yesterday afternoon with Watford Ladies defeating London Bees away by 3 goals to 2. We now know all the contenders for the Continental Cup quarter-finals ( sic). Here is the final … Continue reading

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