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Arsenal Women’s Champions League squad announced

UEFA have released the Champions League squads for the Qualifying Round 1 and there are no real surprises in the Arsenal team with two Academy players registered in their squad.
London, England, 8th August 2021. Katie McCabe of Arsenal celebrates after she scores a penalty to make it 2-0 during the Pre Season Friendly match at the Tottenham Hotspur Stadium, London. Picture credit: Paul Terry / Sportimage

Arsenal defeat Spurs 4-0 away in last pre-season friendly

Arsenal were clear winners at the Toilet Bowl Arena with a 4-0 victory in the first North London derby of the 2021/season.
Paris Saint-Germain's Spanish defender Irene Paredes (L) and Arsenal's English defender Leah Williamson talk to Swiss referee Esther Staubli (R) 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 Villar Lopez / POOL / AFP)

Arsenal draw Kazakhstani runners-up in Champions League qualifying

The draw for Champions League qualifying took place today (Friday) and was kind to Arsenal who will face the Kazakhstani runners-up before facing the winners of PSV Eindhoven vs Lokomotiv Moskva, if they win.
BIRMINGHAM, ENGLAND - MARCH 31: Katrine Veje of Arsenal makes her way out for the second-half during the FA WSL match between Birmingham City Women and Arsenal on March 31, 2019 in Birmingham, England. (Photo by Alex Davidson/Getty Images)

Arsenal given tough season start in middle of Champions League qualifiers

Arsenal will have to hit the ground running when the season 2021/22 starts with the FA WSL season opener planned in a congested period amidst crucial Champions League ties.
Meadow Park, Borehamwood, Englan Jordan Nobbs 8 Arsenal celebrates after scoring during the FA Womens Super League match between Arsenal and Brighton FC at Meadow Park in Borehamwood. FA Womens Super League - Arsenal v Brighton FC

Arsenal facing very tough Champions league draw

The road to the UEFA Women's Champions League group stage will be tough should the Gunners reach qualifying Round 2 as they will not be seeded and at risk of meeting a top team.
Everton Women v Arsenal Women FC FA Women s Super League 02/05/2021. Goal 1-2 Arsenal midfielder Kim Little 10 scores from the penalty spot 1-2 and celebrates winning the game with the last kick of the ball during the FA Women s Super League match between Everton Women and Arsenal Women FC at the Walton Hall Park Stadium, Liverpool, United Kingdom on 2 May 2021. Liverpool Walton Hall Park Stadium Copyright: Craig Galloway

Arsenal qualify for Women Champions League

Arsenal have all but qualified for the 2021/22 tournament thanks to a last minute penalty winner from Kim Little.
Grace Fisk of West Ham United in action with Caitlin Foord of Arsenal Arsenal Women v West Ham Women, The FA Women's Premier League, Football, Meadow Park, Borehamwood, UK - 28 Apr 2021 Arsenal Women v West Ham Women, The FA Women s Premier League, Football, Meadow Park, Borehamwood, UK - 28 Apr 2021 Copyright: Arfa Griffiths/West Ham United/Shutterstock

Arsenal 1 win away from Champions League qualification

Arsenal defeated West Ham 2-0 on Wednesday and are closing in on European football with a return to the Champions League
Meadow Park, Borehamwood, Englan Jordan Nobbs 8 Arsenal celebrates after scoring during the FA Womens Super League match between Arsenal and Brighton FC at Meadow Park in Borehamwood. FA Womens Super League - Arsenal v Brighton FC

Arsenal edge closer to Champions League place

Arsenal are very close to qualifying for the Champions League following their 2-0 win against Brighton on Sunday.
Borehamwood, England, Apr 18th 2 Jill Roord 14 Arsenal celebrates hat trick during the FA Cup game between Arsenal and Gillingham at Meadow Park in Borehamwood FA Cup - Arsenal v Gillingham

Arsenal hammer Gillingham women to qualify for the FA Women’s Cup 5th round

There was no hint of an upset on Sunday at Borehamwood as Arsenal cruised past third tier team Gillingham Women 10-0 to set up a home tie with Crystal Palace

14 Arsenal goals in 2 wins and 1 draw this weekend

Arsenal's teams played three matches this weekend and while we all bored ourselves stupid, the women and u18s were putting on a show.
Vivianne Miedema of Arsenal Women Celebrates scoring their sides second goal during Womens Super League match between Tottenham Hotspur Women and Arsenal Women at The Tottenham Hotspur Stadium in London - 28th March 2021 Tottenham Hotspur Women v Bristol City Women, Barclays FA Women s Super League, The Tottenham Hotspur Stadium, London, UK - 27 Mar 2021 Credit: Photo by Holly Allison/TPI/Shutterstock

Arsenal women totally dominate Tottenham

Arsenal women smashed Tottenham 3-0 on Saturday and in every metric they totally and utterly dominated their north London rivals.

Exciting relegation battle as 4 teams fight to avoid the drop

The FA WSL is set for a very exciting end of season with four teams within three points of the bottom teams and all at risk.
Arsenal v Manchester United, ManU - FA Women s Super League - Meadow Park Arsenal s Lotte Wubben-Moy second right celebrates scoring their side s second goal of the game during the FA Women s Super League match at Meadow Park, Borehamwood. Picture date: Friday March 19, 2021. Copyright: John Walton

Arsenal women beat Manchester United to put Champions League hopes in their own hands

Arsenal put in an impressiver performance to answer their critics and take back control of their race for European qualification in the Champions League
WALSALL, ENGLAND - FEBRUARY 28: Katie McCabe of Arsenal celebrates scoring the third goal with team mates Lia Walti and Jennifer Beattie during the Barclays FA Women's Super League match between Aston Villa Women and Arsenal Women at Banks's Stadium on February 28, 2021 in Walsall, England. Sporting stadiums around the UK remain under strict restrictions due to the Coronavirus Pandemic as Government social distancing laws prohibit fans inside venues resulting in games being played behind closed doors. (Photo by Visionhaus/Getty Images)

Arsenal win important game in the Champions league race

Arsenal defeated Aston Villa 4-0 meaning Arsenal are now six points behind Manchester United with a game in hand.
KINGSTON UPON THAMES, ENGLAND - FEBRUARY 10: Lia Walti of Arsenal during the Barclays FA Women's Super League match between Chelsea Women and Arsenal Women at Kingsmeadow on February 10, 2021 in Kingston upon Thames, England. Sporting stadiums around the UK remain under strict restrictions due to the Coronavirus Pandemic as Government social distancing laws prohibit fans inside venues resulting in games being played behind closed doors. (Photo by Justin Setterfield/Getty Images)

Arsenal women or Manchester United? Race for Champions League hots up

Arsenal and Manchester United are fighting for the final Champions League place so who is better placed to grab that spot?
BOREHAMWOOD, ENGLAND - DECEMBER 20: Leah Williamson of Arsenal looks on as she warms up prior to the Barclays FA Women's Super League match between Arsenal Women and Everton Women at Meadow Park on December 20, 2020 in Borehamwood, England. The match will be played without fans, behind closed doors as a Covid-19 precaution. (Photo by Alex Burstow/Getty Images)

Arsenal women vs Aston Villa called off for 3rd time

Arsenal's game against Aston Villa which was due to take place on Sunday 14 February has been called off for the third time.
BOREHAMWOOD, ENGLAND - DECEMBER 20: Kim Little of Arsenal looks on during the Barclays FA Women's Super League match between Arsenal Women and Everton Women at Meadow Park on December 20, 2020 in Borehamwood, England. The match will be played without fans, behind closed doors as a Covid-19 precaution. (Photo by Alex Burstow/Getty Images)

Arsenal get Champions League lifeline as Manchester City thump Manchester United

Arsenal's faint hopes of Champions League qualification were given a boost on Friday as the Citizens dominated an error prone Manchester United 3-0.
BOREHAMWOOD, ENGLAND - DECEMBER 20: Joe Montemurro, Manager of Arsenal speaks to the media pitchside after the Barclays FA Women's Super League match between Arsenal Women and Everton Women at Meadow Park on December 20, 2020 in Borehamwood, England. The match will be played without fans, behind closed doors as a Covid-19 precaution. (Photo by Alex Burstow/Getty Images)

Is it time to replace Joe Montemurro at Arsenal?

Arsenal slumped to another defeat and Champions League qualification looks near impossible, so is it time to replace Joe Montemurro?
READING, ENGLAND - JANUARY 17: Lisa Evans , Vivianne Miedema and Jennifer Beattie of Arsenal speak as they walk off the pitch after the Barclays FA Women's Super League match between Reading Women and Arsenal Women at Madejski Stadium on January 17, 2021 in Reading, England. Sporting stadiums around England remain under strict restrictions due to the Coronavirus Pandemic as Government social distancing laws prohibit fans inside venues resulting in games being played behind closed doors. (Photo by Naomi Baker/Getty Images)

Arsenal face make-or-break Manchester City-Chelsea double-header

Arsenal were due to play Aston Villa at Walsall FC on Sunday but the game was postponed due to a waterlogged pitch and our competitors took advantage of it by winning their games.
BOREHAMWOOD, ENGLAND - DECEMBER 20: Leah Williamson of Arsenal looks on as she warms up prior to the Barclays FA Women's Super League match between Arsenal Women and Everton Women at Meadow Park on December 20, 2020 in Borehamwood, England. The match will be played without fans, behind closed doors as a Covid-19 precaution. (Photo by Alex Burstow/Getty Images)

Postponed: Arsenal vs West Ham

Arsenal have a must win game v West Ham to stay in the Champions League race, and following last week's disappointing performance you expect them to come out firing.
READING, ENGLAND - JANUARY 17: Lisa Evans , Vivianne Miedema and Jennifer Beattie of Arsenal speak as they walk off the pitch after the Barclays FA Women's Super League match between Reading Women and Arsenal Women at Madejski Stadium on January 17, 2021 in Reading, England. Sporting stadiums around England remain under strict restrictions due to the Coronavirus Pandemic as Government social distancing laws prohibit fans inside venues resulting in games being played behind closed doors. (Photo by Naomi Baker/Getty Images)

Arsenal’s Champions League hopes on a razor’s edge

Arsenal could only draw 1-1 away to Reading in a disjointed and rusty performance at the weekend, leaving their Champions League hopes in trouble
MANCHESTER, ENGLAND - DECEMBER 13: Caroline Weir of Manchester City celebrates with Georgia Stanway after scoring their team's second goal during the Barclays FA Women's Super League match between Manchester City Women and Arsenal Women at Manchester City Football Academy on December 13, 2020 in Manchester, England. The match will be played without fans, behind closed doors as a Covid-19 precaution. (Photo by Alex Livesey/Getty Images)

Why do Arsenal keep losing big games? Post Manchester City breakdown

Another away game at City and another defeat for the Gunners. More than the negative result 2-1, the manner of the defeat is really the...
BOREHAMWOOD, ENGLAND - DECEMBER 06: Jill Roord of Arsenal FC (obscured) celebrates with teammates after scoring their sides second goal during the Barclays FA Women's Super League match between Arsenal Women and Birmingham City Women at Meadow Park on December 06, 2020 in Borehamwood, England. A limited number of spectators (900) will be in attendance as Covid-19 pandemic restrictions are eased in Tier 2 areas. (Photo by Justin Setterfield/Getty Images)

Arsenal men shown how to score awesome goals and win by Arsenal women

Arsenal scored some beautiful goals to beat Birmingham City and stay second in the league, putting the men's performances to shame
BOREHAMWOOD, ENGLAND - OCTOBER 18: Vivianne Miedema of Arsenal celebrates after scoring her team's fourth goal during the Barclays FA Women's Super League match between Arsenal Women and Tottenham Hotspur Women at Meadow Park on October 18, 2020 in Borehamwood, England. (Photo by Catherine Ivill/Getty Images)

Arsenal predicted XI vs Birmingham City

Arsenal are back in action in the league on Sunday with a potential banana skin against an ever-improving Birmingham City team.
NOTTINGHAM, ENGLAND - FEBRUARY 29: The corner flag prior to 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)

Continental Cup preview: Which teams can qualify for the knock-out stages?

The Continental Cup final games will be played this week and we should know the six group winners and the best two runner-ups by Thursday evening.
BOREHAMWOOD, ENGLAND - NOVEMBER 15: Beth Mead of Arsenal celebrates with teammates after scoring her team's first goal during the Barclays FA Women's Super League match between Arsenal Women and Chelsea Women at Meadow Park on November 15, 2020 in Borehamwood, England. Sporting stadiums around the UK remain under strict restrictions due to the Coronavirus Pandemic as Government social distancing laws prohibit fans inside venues resulting in games being played behind closed doors. (Photo by Catherine Ivill/Getty Images)

Arsenal show they’re heading in right direction after result vs Chelsea

Arsenal responded to the United defeat last week with a fantastic performance against title holders Chelsea and were unlucky not to get all three points.
BOREHAMWOOD, ENGLAND - OCTOBER 18: Vivianne Miedema of Arsenal celebrates with teammates after scoring her team's fifth goal during the Barclays FA Women's Super League match between Arsenal Women and Tottenham Hotspur Women at Meadow Park on October 18, 2020 in Borehamwood, England. Sporting stadiums around the UK remain under strict restrictions due to the Coronavirus Pandemic as Government social distancing laws prohibit fans inside venues resulting in games being played behind closed doors. (Photo by Catherine Ivill/Getty Images)

Arsenal’s predicted lineup vs Chelsea

Arsenal go into their game against Chelsea looking to recover from the disappointing defeat by United and will be hoping for an improved performance from most players.
LEIGH, ENGLAND - NOVEMBER 08: Ella Toone of Manchester United celebrates with teammates after scoring her team's first goal during the Barclays FA Women's Super League match between Manchester United Women and Arsenal Women at Leigh Sports Village on November 08, 2020 in Leigh, England. Sporting stadiums around the UK remain under strict restrictions due to the Coronavirus Pandemic as Government social distancing laws prohibit fans inside venues resulting in games being played behind closed doors. (Photo by Charlotte Tattersall/Getty Images)

Alarm bells ring as Arsenal lose to Manchester United

Arsenal's unbeaten start to the season came abruptly to an end on Sunday after a deserved 1-0 defeat to United. The Gunners drop to the...
DARTFORD, ENGLAND - NOVEMBER 04: Vivanne Miedema of Arsenal FC celebrates after scoring her team's third goal during the FA Women's Continental League Cup Group B match between London City Lionesses and Arsenal FC at Princes Park on November 04, 2020 in Dartford, England. Sporting stadiums around United Kingdom remain under strict restrictions due to the Coronavirus Pandemic as Government social distancing laws prohibit fans inside venues resulting in games being played behind closed doors. (Photo by James Chance/Getty Images)

Injured stars return: Arsenal predicted XI vs Manchester United

Joe Montemurro has the opportunity to chose from 17 senior players and up to four Academy players for the key Manchester United away game in the league.
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Arsenal predicted XI vs London City

Matchday two in the Continental Cup group stage and it's already a must win game for the Gunners following the defeat at Chelsea.
BOREHAMWOOD, ENGLAND - OCTOBER 18: Vivianne Miedema of Arsenal celebrates with teammates after scoring her team's fifth goal during the Barclays FA Women's Super League match between Arsenal Women and Tottenham Hotspur Women at Meadow Park on October 18, 2020 in Borehamwood, England. Sporting stadiums around the UK remain under strict restrictions due to the Coronavirus Pandemic as Government social distancing laws prohibit fans inside venues resulting in games being played behind closed doors. (Photo by Catherine Ivill/Getty Images)

Arsenal hattrick hero helps smash Spurs 6-1 while breaking record

Arsenal are top of the league going into the international break after the perfect start to the season five wins in five games, topped off with a spanking of Spurs this weekend.
BOREHAMWOOD, ENGLAND - OCTOBER 04: Vivanne Miedema of Arsenal FC speaks with match referee Emily Heaslip during the Barclays FA Women's Super League match between Arsenal and Bristol City at Meadow Park on October 04, 2020 in Borehamwood, England. Sporting stadiums around the UK remain under strict restrictions due to the Coronavirus Pandemic as Government social distancing laws prohibit fans inside venues resulting in games being played behind closed doors. (Photo by Kate McShane/Getty Images)

Arsenal stay top of the league but injuries and questions mount

Arsenal stayed top of the league on goal difference and ahead of the chasing pack of Chelsea, Manchester United and Manchester City.
BOREHAMWOOD, ENGLAND - OCTOBER 04: Vivanne Miedema of Arsenal FC speaks with match referee Emily Heaslip during the Barclays FA Women's Super League match between Arsenal and Bristol City at Meadow Park on October 04, 2020 in Borehamwood, England. Sporting stadiums around the UK remain under strict restrictions due to the Coronavirus Pandemic as Government social distancing laws prohibit fans inside venues resulting in games being played behind closed doors. (Photo by Kate McShane/Getty Images)

Nobbs, Foord and Miedema see Arsenal beat Bristol City (with goals)

Arsenal came from behind to claim all three points against Bristol City on Sunday at Meadow Park.
MANCHESTER, ENGLAND - OCTOBER 01: Jordan Nobbs of Arsenal FC scores his team's first goal during the Vitality Women's FA Cup Semi Final match between Manchester City and Arsenal on October 01, 2020 in Manchester, England. Sporting stadiums around the UK remain under strict restrictions due to the Coronavirus Pandemic as Government social distancing laws prohibit fans inside venues resulting in games being played behind closed doors. (Photo by Catherine Ivill/Getty Images)

Questions need to be asked after another big game defeat for Arsenal

Arsenal were defeated, again, away to City after a poor 1st half left them with a mountain to climb so why are they struggling in big matches?
MANCHESTER, ENGLAND - OCTOBER 01: Noelle Maritz of Arsenal FC battles for possession with Rose Lavelle of Manchester City during the Vitality Women's FA Cup Semi Final match between Manchester City and Arsenal on October 01, 2020 in Manchester, England. Sporting stadiums around the UK remain under strict restrictions due to the Coronavirus Pandemic as Government social distancing laws prohibit fans inside venues resulting in games being played behind closed doors. (Photo by Catherine Ivill/Getty Images)

Joe Montemurro on losing to Manchester City and Kim Little’s injury

Arsenal women crashed out of the FA Cup on Thursday nigh and after the game, Montemurro said his team were not good with or without the ball.
Lisa Evans and Jordan Nobbs v Spurs

Arsenal thrash Spurs 4-0 to make Cup semi-final

Arsenal beat Spurs 4-0 to progress to semi-final of the 19/20 FA Cup thanks to goals from Jordan Nobbs and Lisa Evans' hattrick.
LONDON, ENGLAND - MAY 14: Leah Williamson of Arsenal Ladies lifts the FA Cup Trophy the match between Arsenal Ladies and Chelsea Ladies at Wembley Stadium on May 14, 2016 in London, England. (Photo by David Price/Arsenal FC via Getty Images)

FA clarify rules for FA Cup new signing eligibility

The FA has finally clarified who is allowed to play this weekend as last season's Women's FA Cup restarts following the Covid-19 pandemic break.
Katie McCabe of Arsenal celebrates with the team after Vivianne Miedema of Arsenal scores her sides second goal during 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.

Arsenal v Spurs: Women’s FA Cup quarter-final preview

This season there will be four North London derbies with the first taking place this weekend in the FA Cup.
ALKMAAR, NETHERLANDS - APRIL 09: Jill Roord of Netherlands in action during the International Friendly Women's match between Netherlands and Chile at AFAS-Stadium on April 09, 2019 in Alkmaar, Netherlands. (Photo by Dean Mouhtaropoulos/Getty Images)

Arsenal women international review

This weekend has seen the first batch of the international matches with contrasting results for Arsenal's players.
DAGENHAM, ENGLAND - SEPTEMBER 12: Jill Roord of Arsenal FC celebrates with Vivanne Miedema after scoring her sides first goal during the FA Women's Super League match between West Ham United and Arsenal FC at Chigwell Construction Stadium on September 12, 2020 in Dagenham, England. (Photo by Marc Atkins/Getty Images)

Arsenal Women destroy West Ham 9-1 (with goals)

Arsenal absolutely annihilated West Ham 9-1 on Saturday to make it 15 goals in just two league games.