February 17, 2017 in England FA Women's Cup, England FAWPL, FAWSL, News
Claudia Walker crowned the SSE Women’s FA Cup player of the third round
One game into Everton Ladies’ season and Claudia Walker already has a hat-trick to her name and some new silverware on her mantelpiece.
But after being crowned the SSE Women’s FA Cup player of the third round, the attacker admits she has her sights set on even more silverware come the end of the campaign.
Walker netted a hat-trick in a comprehensive 8-1 win for Everton on February 5 against Brighouse Town to earn herself the player gong. Read the rest of this entry →
February 16, 2017 in FAWSL, News
Bristol City Women Keep Their Captain
Hayley Ladd agrees new deal with Bristol City Women ahead of Spring Series
Wales international and City Women Captain joined the club in 2015 where she has quickly become a favourite with the fans and her fellow teammates.
The 23-year-old midfielder played at Arsenal and Coventry City before making the move to Bristol.
Internationally, Ladd along with teammates Georgia Evans, Loren Dykes and Amina Vine have been selected for the Cyprus Women’s Cup for Wales at the end of this month as well as boasting more than 25 senior caps to her name. Read the rest of this entry →
February 15, 2017 in FAWSL, News, NWSL, Transfers
Carli Lloyd’s move to Manchester City is confirmed
Carli Lloyd becomes latest USWNT star to make the move to Europe.
Manchester City has confirmed the rumours were true of the signing of FIFA Best Player, Carli Lloyd from USA NWSL club, Houston Dash. Read the rest of this entry →
February 12, 2017 in FAWSL, News
Aston Villa lead FA Women’s Super League Two 12th February
London Bees 1 – 1 Brighton & Hove Albion
Alessia Russo 13′ (Brighton & Hove Albion)
Ashleigh Goddard 55′ (London Bees) Read the rest of this entry →
February 10, 2017 in FAWSL, News, Under-17s
Bristol City Women duo Thierry-Jo Gauvain and Amina Vine selected for Wales U17 Camp
Thierry-Jo Gauvain and Amina Vine have been named in the Wales U17 training camp squad.
The youngsters will meet up with the rest of the squad on Monday, February 13th for the four-day camp, which will also include two international friendly fixtures against Hungary in Cardiff.
The first fixture is on Tuesday, February 14th at Merthyr FC (KO 3pm) followed by a day of training before facing Hungary again at the same venue on Thursday, February 16th (KO 11pm).
Both players will return to Bristol City Women on Friday, February 17th. Read the rest of this entry →
February 9, 2017 in FAWSL, News, Transfers
Chloe Arthur signs new deal with Bristol City Women
Vixens Secure Arthur Ahead Of Spring Series
City Women are pleased to announce 21-year-old Midfielder Chloe Arthur will remain at the club ahead of the FA WSL Spring Series.
Chloe joined the Vixens last January after spending a successful season with Scottish Cup and League runner up team, Hibernian Ladies. Prior to this Chloe was part of the Celtic Youth Academy and broke into the Celtic first team aged 17.
Chloe has represented Scotland at U17s and U19s level and is now a regular in Scotland Women’s A squad. Read the rest of this entry →
February 8, 2017 in FAWSL, News
Watford FC Ladies announce appointment of new Head Coach Keith Boanas
The FA Women’s Super League 2 club Watford FC Ladies have confirmed the appointment of new Head Coach Keith Boanas.
Keith Boanas is a UEFA Pro Licence holder who brings a wealth of coaching experience at club and international level, most notably Charlton Athletic WFC and eight years as Women’s National Team Manager & Technical Director for the Estonian FA.
Watford FC Ladies will play at Kings Langley FC on Sunday February 26, with a 2pm kick-off scheduled for the visit of London Bees, as part of a ‘Spring Series’ half-year season that will see the women’s game return to a winter fixture cycle from Autumn 2017.
Watford conceded last weekend’s SSE Women’s FA Cup tie to Doncaster Rovers Belles in order to ensure necessary preparations ahead of the start of the league fixture programme.
February 4, 2017 in FAWSL, News
Frankie Brown pens new deal with the Vixens ahead of Spring Series.
Twenty-nine year-old Brown joined, the then named, Bristol Academy from Hibernian Ladies having spent eight years with the club.
A Scottish international, with more than 70 caps, made her first start in the UEFA Women’s Euro 2009 play-off match against Russia at Tynecastle.
Brown also has experience in the UEFA Champion’s League with five appearances for her previous club Hibernian.
The defender has made 42 appearances for the club since the WSL began in 2011. Read the rest of this entry →
February 4, 2017 in FAWSL, News
Corinne Yorston Pens New Deal With Bristol City Women
Club legend Corinne Yorston commits her future to the Vixens.
Thirty two year-old Yorston has made 88 competitive appearances for Bristol City Women since the WSL began in 2011 and has played at the highest level for both her club and internationally including being part of the FA Cup runner up squad in 2011 and 2013 with the then named Bristol Academy along with earning six senior caps for England.
Other highlights of her career include making her international senior debut for England Women’s Seniors v Germany; playing in the U-17s FIFA World Cup Quarter Finals v Canada, in Canada, in front of 30,000 Canadians; and captaining the Bristol Academy WFC team to the FA Cup Final and narrowly missing out on the FA WSL league trophy by three points.
“Despite her bad injury last season, Corinne’s return to the club was successful,” said head coach Willie Kirk. Read the rest of this entry →
February 2, 2017 in FAWSL, News
Chelsea Ladies Line Up Six Pre-Season Friendly Games
Chelsea Ladies will play six pre-season friendly games as they prepare for the start of the Spring Series, with just two of the games open to the public, against Swedish side’s FC Rosengard and Kristianstads DFF.
Admission for each game is priced at £3 for adults and £1 for children and supporters can pay on arrival.
Chelsea Ladies play Manchester City away in their opening match in the spring series which takes place on Sunday the 23rd of April 2017. Read the rest of this entry →