Sylvain Jamet

Following the Arsenal Ladies since 2004/05. Arsenal LFC season ticket holder since they appeared in 2006/07. Likely to be found watching women's football every week-end all over England... and the world. I am also a silver member
BARNET, ENGLAND - NOVEMBER 20: The FA Women's Championship Mitre match ball during the FA Women's Continental League Cup game between The London Bees and Brighton and Hove Albion Women at The Hive on November 20, 2019 in Barnet, England. (Photo by Catherine Ivill/Getty Images)

Women football is back with fans: Lewes vs London Bees

While men's football had a test event at the Amex in Brighton with 2 500 fans, women's football had a smaller gauge down the...
Arsenal's Scottish forward Lisa Evans goes for a header during the UEFA Women's Champions League quarter-final football match between Arsenal and Paris SG at the Anoeta stadium in San Sebastian on August 22, 2020. (Photo by Clive Brunskill / POOL / AFP) (Photo by CLIVE BRUNSKILL/POOL/AFP via Getty Images)

Coming up short: Arsenal 1 PSG Feminines 2

Arsenal's women went out of the Champions League, losing 2-1 to PSG Feminines, as they came short in the first game of the Final 8
Vivianne Miedema of Arsenal during the Barclays FA Women's Super League match between Arsenal and Chelsea at Meadow Park on January 19, 2020 in Borehamwood, United Kingdom.

Arsenal squad announced for Champions League final 8

UEFA have announced the squads of the teams that will compete in the Women's Champions League final 8 from Friday in the Basque Country.
Paris Saint-Germain's French coach Olivier Echouafni attends the "Trophee des Championnes" (Champions Trophy) the French football match women final between OLympique Lyonnaise and Paris Saint-Germain on September 21, 2019 at the Roudourou stadium in Guingamp, western France. (Photo by Fred TANNEAU / AFP)

What can Arsenal expect from PSG in the Champions League?

Arsenal vs PSG Feminines in the Women's Champions League quarter-final should be an open game with plenty of goals.
A woman carries a dog as she walks under decorations in a street of Les Herbiers, western France, on April 16, 2018 on the eve of the French cup semi-final football match Vendee Les Herbiers vs Chambly. / AFP PHOTO / LOIC VENANCE (Photo credit LOIC VENANCE/AFP via Getty Images)

Football fans return in France: A look at this brand new world

Football with fans is back in France, so what was it like to attend a game with social distancing and more in place?
NOTTINGHAM, ENGLAND - FEBRUARY 29: Caitlin Foord of Arsenal and Sam Kerr of Chelsea during the FA Women's Continental League Cup Final Chelsea FC Women and Arsenal FC Women at City Ground on February 29, 2020 in Nottingham, England. (Photo by Catherine Ivill/Getty Images)

Arsenal to kick-off against Reading on September 6

The FA have released the fixture list for the first two games for the FA WSL and FA WC 2020/21 season and Arsenal will open their season at home to Reading.

Winners and losers in the transfer window so far

We are a month and a week into the FA WSL  transfer window and, with a month-and-a-half to go before it closes, we have a clear idea where the teams are going this summer.

Is Arsenal’s 20-player-squad good enough to win the Champions League?

In a month's time Arsenal's women's team will be in Spain trying to conquer Europe for a second time following their 2006/07 triumph and ahead of that the club have released both the new kit and squad numbers, but is the squad big enough?
BOREHAMWOOD, ENGLAND - SEPTEMBER 26: Arsenal Women team line up during the UEFA Women's Champions League match between Arsenal Women and Fiorentina Women at Meadow Park on September 26, 2019 in Borehamwood, England. (Photo by Julian Finney/Getty Images)

Lifeline for Arsenal as UEFA changes Champions League rules

UEFA have gifted Arsenal, and most teams playing in the Women's Champions League final 8, a lifeline by allowing registration of players signed for next season 2020/21 in this year's tournament.
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Arsenal face squad issues ahead of 8 game tournament in August

The Women Champions League 2019/20 tournament will restart and take place in Spain, in the Basque Country from 21 August to 30 August. The final was originally set to be played in Vienna at the end of May.
BOREHAMWOOD, ENGLAND - MAY 11: The FA WSL Trophy is seen ahead of the WSL match between Arsenal Women and Manchester City Women at Meadow Park on May 11, 2019 in Borehamwood, England. (Photo by Catherine Ivill/Getty Images)

Did The FA get it right with women’s football this season?

Now that the FA has announced the end of the 2019/20 season, it is time to look forward to 2020/21 with a start date set for September 6, but The FA made a number of poor decisions when they ended this season.

Arsenal now need to win Champions League to qualify for it

The FA Board have finally returned a verdict on the FA WSL and the Championship with all rankings decided by PPG (points per game) and Arsenal finishing third, but they can still get into the Champions League - if they win it.
France's goalkeeper Pauline Peyraud-Magnin poses during a photo session on May 28, 2019 in Clairefontaine en Yvelines. (Photo by FRANCK FIFE / AFP) (Photo credit should read FRANCK FIFE/AFP via Getty Images)

Arsenal keeper will not renew contract & will leave

Arsenal's French goalkeeper Pauline Peyraud-Magnin is on her way out as revealed by Daily Cannon and the website l'Equipiere and it does not come as a surprise considering how her situation evolved in the last year.

Talented young Arsenal midfielder signs for Chelsea in disappointing move

The young midfielder, Silvana Flores, has decided to leave the club following a successful season internationally that included a call-up to the senior Mexico team but no game time at all for the Arsenal first team.

What now for the Women’s Super League after it was cancelled?

The FA has, unsurprisingly, announced that the Women's football season in Tier 1 and 2 is now over, so what happens next?
DUNAJSKA LUZNA, SLOVAKIA - APRIL 09: Hannah Cain, Constance Schofield and Lauren Hemp (L-R) of England line up during the national anthem prior to the UEFA Women's Under19 Elite Round match between England and Germany on April 9, 2018 in Dunajska Luzna, Slovakia. (Photo by Christian Hofer/Bongarts/Getty Images)

Will 3 foreign arrivals at Arsenal push out the English youngsters?

With Arsenal looking at bringing in at least three new foreign players in the next window, are young English players getting a chance at the highest level or are they pushed away?
BOREHAMWOOD, ENGLAND - DECEMBER 01: Vivianne Miedema of Arsenal celebrates after scoring her sides fifth goal during the Barclays FA Women's Super League match between Arsenal and Bristol City at Meadow Park on December 01, 2019 in Borehamwood, United Kingdom. (Photo by Kate McShane/Getty Images)

Vivianne Miedema’s phenomenal season so far – will it be taken from her?

Before football ground to a halt, Vivianne Miedema had been having a great season and her stats certainly back that up, but will she lose all the records she set if the season never finishes?

New dates selected for FIFA WWC youth tournaments

The FIFA Council has decided on new dates for the postponed u17 and u20 Women's World Cup, previously planned for 2020 before the Covid-19...
LONDON, ENGLAND - MAY 04: Alisha Lehmann of West Ham United Ladies reacts after a missed chance during the Women's FA Cup Final match between Manchester City Women and West Ham United Ladies at Wembley Stadium on May 04, 2019 in London, England. (Photo by Naomi Baker/Getty Images)

Arsenal Women to sign swiss forward?

Football is currently suspended due to the Covid-19 pandemic, but that doesn't stop the business side of things and this summer's transfer window should see many ins and out.
LONDON, UNITED KINGDOM - MAY 14: Winning goalscorer Danielle Carter of Arsenal kisses the trophy after the SSE Women's FA Cup Final between Arsenal Ladies and Chelsea Ladies at Wembley Stadium on May 14, 2016 in London, England. (Photo by Ben Hoskins/Getty Images)

My first ever Arsenal Ladies away game outside of London

I remember my first game following the Arsenal Ladies outside London very well.
BURTON-UPON-TRENT, ENGLAND - SEPTEMBER 25: Jayne Ludlow and Rachel Yankee of Arsenal Ladies FC lead the race to celebrate with Laura Harvey after the fourth goal during the FA WSL Continental Cup Final between Birmingham City Ladies FC v Arsenal Ladies FC on September 25, 2011 in Burton-upon-Trent, England. (Photo by Laurence Griffiths/Getty Images)

Will the FA WSL season be able to be completed?

The Covid-19 virus has created mayhem worldwide and obviously football is not immune to it. With all professional football cancelled until at least April 3rd, what does it mean for the FA WSL?

England u21 win double header against France u20

Rehanne Skinner's squad that included the core of the team that won a Bronze medal at the FIFA u-20 WWC in 2018 defeated a young French squad preparing for the 2020 u-20 WWC to be played in the summer.
Joe Montemurro, Manager of Arsenal looks on prior to the FA Women's Continental League Cup Quarter Final match between Arsenal Women and Reading Women at Meadow Park on January 15, 2020 in Borehamwood, England.

Why Joe Montemurro is still the right fit for Arsenal

There has been some recent criticism of the Arsenal manager and rightly so on certain occasions as the manager is judged on results, but I have read over-the-top criticism that does not make sense to me as I believe he is still the right fit for the club.
Leah Williamson of England is challenged by Pauline Bremer of Germany during the International Friendly between England Women and Germany Women at Wembley Stadium on November 09, 2019 in London, England.

Arsenal Women international call-ups for March fixtures

March is the month for the traditional Spring tournaments that are an important part of the women's football calendar.
Phil Neville manager of England Women during a photocall at Old Trafford the opening venue for the Women's Euro 2021 Championship.

UEFA Women’s Euro 2021 to kick off at Old Trafford

The FA have announced that Old Trafford will host the opening game of the 2021 Women's Euro that will take place from 7 July...

Arsenal set up quarter-final Tottenham Hotspur cup tie

The Gunners defeated Lewes 2-0 on Sunday with goals from new signing Caitlin Foord and Danielle van de Donk to set up a mouth watering quarterfinal tie against Tottenham Hotspur.
LONDON, ENGLAND - NOVEMBER 17: Kim Little and Leah Williamson of Arsenal after the Barclays FA Women's Super League match between Tottenham Hotspur and Arsenal at Tottenham Hotspur Stadium on November 17, 2019 in London, United Kingdom. (Photo by Catherine Ivill/Getty Images)

Predicted XI and Arsenal v Lewes FA Women’s Cup tie preview

Arsenal Women are back at Borehamwood on Sunday to welcome Championship side Lewes in the FA Women's Cup Round 5, hoping to play a...
Phil Neville, Manager of England Women reacts during a press conference for an England Women SheBelieves Cup Squad Announcement at Wembley Stadium on February 18, 2020 in London, England.

2 Arsenal players selected as England manager opts for youth

Phill Neville has selected a young squad for the SheBelieves Cup with a good number of players that won the Bronze medal the FIFA u-20 WWC tournament in France two years ago included.
Lisa Evans of Arsenal celerbates with her team mates after scoring her sides ninth during the Barclays FA Women's Super League match between Arsenal and Bristol City at Meadow Park on December 01, 2019 in Borehamwood, United Kingdom.

What kind of players will Arsenal need to recruit this summer?

As we enter the final straight of the 2019/20 season, there are problems that have been clearly identified, like lack of squad depth in areas, so where do the Arsenal need to recruit to build as strong a squad as possible?
BOREHAMWOOD, ENGLAND - NOVEMBER 24: Vivianne Miedema of Arsenal celebrates scoring her side's first goal with team mates during the Barclays FA Women's Super League match between Arsenal and Liverpool at Meadow Park on November 24, 2019 in Borehamwood, United Kingdom. (Photo by Kate McShane/Getty Images)

Arsenal’s Champions League hopes on the line ahead of Liverpool game

Arsenal play Liverpool away on Thursday night in Matchday 16, a day later than all other games and with City and Chelsea both winning, the Gunners must win tonight.

Arsenal facing fixture pileup after Tottenham postponement

Storm Ciara was not a friend of women's football this weekend as all Super League and Championship games were postponed for safety reasons, meaning a massive backlog of fixtures to be rescheduled between now and the end of May.

Young Arsenal midfielder gets u20 international call-up

Arsenal teenage midfielder Silvana Flores, one of three siblings at Arsenal, has been named in Mexico's provisional squad for the Concacaf u20 Championship that double as the FIFA WWC u20 qualifiers.

Title hopes disappear as Arsenal lose to Manchester City

Arsenal have probably said goodbye to their title hopes this season following another defeat to another contender, this time 2-1 away to City.
LA SPEZIA, ITALY - OCTOBER 13: Laura Agard of ACF Fiorentina Women in action during the Italian Supercup match between Juventus Women and Fiorentina Women on October 13, 2018 in La Spezia, Italy. (Photo by Gabriele Maltinti/Getty Images)

Arsenal could be Champions League surprise team says Agard

The French defender, Laura Agard, was interviewed by the website Serie A mon Amour and had some nice words to say about Arsenal and their chances in the Champions League. 

FA WSL January transfer window club-by-club review

The FA WSL transfer window is now closed, so let's have a look at the club by club review of the deals completed.

Arsenal beat Manchester City to set up Chelsea final

Arsenal are through to the FA WSL Continental Cup final after defeating holders Manchester City 2-1 at home on Wednesday night.
Arsenal Women after their goal against West Ham (Photo via Instagram)

Women's FA Cup 4th Round Review: Plus draw details for the next round

There was a shortage of upsets in the fourth round of the Women's FA Cup as only one underdog managed to go through to the next round.
Arsenal Women vs Brighton (Photo via Twitter / ArsenalWFC)

Analysing how Arsenal, Manchester City and Chelsea spread playing time between players

Joe Montemurro's small squad policy was heavily criticised by some Arsenal fans following the 4-1 home defeat to Chelsea so I thought it would be interesting to look at how the big 3 teams are managing their players’ load and how they do the squad rotation.
LONDON, ENGLAND - MAY 05: Dominique Janssen of Arsenal is shown a yellow card by referee Lindsey Robinson during the SSE Women's FA Cup Final match between Arsenal Women and Chelsea Ladies at Wembley Stadium on May 5, 2018 in London, England. (Photo by Jordan Mansfield/Getty Images)

FA WSL and FA WC disciplinary rankings

Here are the latest disciplinary updates from the FA website with some well-known names among the leaders.
SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA - DECEMBER 29: Caitlin Foord of Sydney FC controls the ball during the round 7 W-League match between Sydney FC and Adelaide United at Jubilee Stadium on December 29, 2019 in Sydney, Australia. (Photo by Mark Metcalfe/Getty Images)

What can Arsenal fans expect from their new Australian forward?

Caitlin Foord has said goodbye to her teammates and is heading for Arsenal before the end of this transfer window, so what can Gooners expect from the Australian international?