"Yup signed and passed on via FB and Twitter. So sad to see the FA importing the bad aspects of the men's game into the women's game; they should be building on all the positive differences which those who watch women's football always…"
"And now we add Laura Harvey leaving Arsenal for the US? That is a shock and big blow for the club (good news for everyone else and I would suggest the WSL as a whole). Any rumours on possible replacements? And will there be another drain to the US…"
"There are two separate arguments here...
1) whether the squad should have included players from all four countries as a matter of principle.
2) whether the squad selected is the best possible squad - ie: has the best chance of winning.
"I can't really comment on Lisa Evans as I have not seen here play but will take your word for it :) (and transferring to Turbine Potsdam is massively impressive). But I can't see why Hope Powell has not been able to see players from other…"
"Completely agree - having seen a lot of FAWSL matches I am unable to understand the omission of Jess Fishlock from Bristol (and Wales captain). The two outstanding midfielders (excluding Birmingham City Ladies ones of course! :)) I have seen are…"