Tag: Alessia Russo

READING, ENGLAND - JANUARY 24: Leah Williamson of Arsenal warms up during the FA Women's Continental Tyres League Cup match between Reading and Arsenal at Select Car Leasing Stadium on January 24, 2024 in Reading, England. (Photo by Ryan Pierse/Getty Images)

Why are Arsenal players missing from England’s U23s?

Arsenal players thrive in England's youth teams, except for the U-23s. Why the gap, and what does it mean for the club's future?
BOREHAMWOOD, ENGLAND - MARCH 06: Frida Maanum of Arsenal scores a goal which is later disallowed for offside during the FA Women's Continental Tyres League Cup Semi Final match between Arsenal and Aston Villa at Meadow Park on March 06, 2024 in Borehamwood, England. (Photo by Justin Setterfield/Getty Images)

Latest Frida Maanum update after collapse in cup final

Arsenal's Frida Maanum collapsed during the Continental Cup final. While recovering, her participation in Norway's upcoming matches is uncertain. Get the latest update on Maanum's health.
Arsenal's English defender #06 Leah Williamson (centre left) and Arsenal's Scottish midfielder #10 Kim Little (centre right) hold the trophy as Arsenal's players celebrate their win after the English Women's League Cup final football match between Arsenal and Chelsea at Molineux in Wolverhampton, central England on March 31, 2024. Arsenal won the game 1-0 after extra time. (Photo by Adrian DENNIS / AFP) (Photo by ADRIAN DENNIS/AFP via Getty Images)

Arsenal clinch Conti Cup after Maanum collapses

Arsenal secured a 1-0 win over Chelsea in the Continental Cup final but the victory was overshadowed by a worrying incident involving midfielder Frida Maanum.
LONDON, ENGLAND - FEBRUARY 17: Stina Blackstenius of Arsenal shoots which is saved by Mary Earps of Manchester United during the Barclays Women's Super League match between Arsenal FC and Manchester United at Emirates Stadium on February 17, 2024 in London, England. (Photo by Paul Harding/Getty Images)

Blackstenius eyes glory as Arsenal look to derail Chelsea’s quadruple dream

Arsenal's top scorer Blackstenius, despite limited starts, eyes Continental Cup glory. Can she help derail Chelsea's quadruple dream in the final? Read about Arsenal's attacking conundrum and Blackstenius' key role.
SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA - AUGUST 16: Alessia Russo of England celebrates after scoring her team's third goal during the FIFA Women's World Cup Australia & New Zealand 2023 Semi Final match between Australia and England at Stadium Australia on August 16, 2023 in Sydney, Australia. (Photo by Cameron Spencer/Getty Images)

Euro 2025 new qualification format: What path for Arsenal players?

Due to the Nations League format change in place since this season, the Euro 2025 qualifying format has also changed and will now be played in two phases.
LONDON, ENGLAND - MARCH 03: A general view as the LED Screen displays the match attendance of "60, 050" during the Barclays Women's Super League match between Arsenal FC and Tottenham Hotspur at Emirates Stadium on March 03, 2024 in London, England. (Photo by Richard Heathcote/Getty Images)

Arsenal women outshine Tottenham in front of packed Emirates

Arsenal Women sell-out Emirates crowd with a win thanks to Alessia Russo. Team remains in contention for the title.
LONDON, ENGLAND - MARCH 03: A general view as the LED Screen displays the match attendance of "60, 050" during the Barclays Women's Super League match between Arsenal FC and Tottenham Hotspur at Emirates Stadium on March 03, 2024 in London, England. (Photo by Richard Heathcote/Getty Images)

Arsenal women’s attendance beats 10 men’s Premier League teams

Arsenal women's team beats 10 men's Premier League teams with record attendance. The game highlights the growing popularity of women's football in the UK.
LONDON, ENGLAND - FEBRUARY 17: Arsenal players celebrate after Geyse of Manchester United (not pictured) scores a own goal during the Barclays Women's Super League match between Arsenal FC and Manchester United at Emirates Stadium on February 17, 2024 in London, England. (Photo by Paul Harding/Getty Images)

Arsenal women batter Manchester United in front of record Emirates crowd

In a landmark day for women's football, Arsenal Women's team showcased their title credentials with a commanding 3-1 victory over Manchester United at the Emirates Stadium
DAGENHAM, ENGLAND - FEBRUARY 04: Vivianne Miedema of Arsenal battles for possession with Honoka Hayashi of West Ham United during the Barclays Women's Super League match between West Ham United and Arsenal FC at Chigwell Construction Stadium on February 04, 2024 in Dagenham, England. (Photo by Richard Pelham/Getty Images)

Arsenal’s struggle against West Ham: a sign of deeper issues

Explore why Arsenal's defeat to West Ham underscores ongoing issues and the need for tactical evolution to reclaim their position at the top.
DAGENHAM, ENGLAND - FEBRUARY 04: Jonas Eidevall, Manager of Arsenal, inspects the pitch prior to the Barclays Women's Super League match between West Ham United and Arsenal FC at Chigwell Construction Stadium on February 04, 2024 in Dagenham, England. (Photo by Richard Pelham/Getty Images)

West Ham hammer Arsenal’s title hopes with stunning second-half comeback

Arsenal's WSL title tilt suffers a major blow as West Ham stage a remarkable comeback! Cissoko's wonder strike stuns Gunners after controversial penalty. Can Eidevall's side recover?
BIRKENHEAD, ENGLAND - JANUARY 28: Vivianne Miedema of Arsenal (obscured) celebrates scoring her team's first goal with teammates during the Barclays Women's Super League match between Liverpool FC and Arsenal FC at Prenton Park on January 28, 2024 in Birkenhead, England. (Photo by Cameron Smith/Getty Images)

Miedema magic! Arsenal celebrate Eidevall’s 100th with Liverpool win

Celebrating Jonas Eidevall's 100th match, Arsenal power past Liverpool 2-0 thanks to Vivianne Miedema's long-range screamer and Caitlin Foord's clinical finish. Read the full report here!
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3 things we learnt from Arsenal 5 v Watford 1

Arsenal's 5-1 victory over Watford in the FA Women's Cup fifth round showcased the potential of loaned players and indicated a strong future for the team.
Former France International Thierry Henry smiles upon arrival to attend the Best FIFA Football Awards 2023 ceremony in London on January 15, 2024. (Photo by ADRIAN DENNIS/AFP via Getty Images)

FIFA awards: Arsenal woman in World XI, Henry makes Spurs dig

Alessia Russo featured in the 2023 FIFPRO World XI on Monday night, with Thierry Henry hosting and having a dig at Tottenham Hotspur.

Beth Mead injury fears allayed

Relief for Arsenal as Beth Mead confirmed unhurt after a scare in the 5-1 FA Cup victory over Watford, easing concerns about her injury.
CRAWLEY, ENGLAND - NOVEMBER 19: Jonas Eidevall, Manager of Arsenal, applauds the fans following the team's victory during the Barclays Women´s Super League match between Brighton & Hove Albion and Arsenal FC at Broadfield Stadium on November 19, 2023 in Crawley, England. (Photo by Bryn Lennon/Getty Images)

Arsenal Women make easy work of Watford in FA Cup

Arsenal Women dominate in a 5-1 win over Watford in the FA Cup.
LONDON, ENGLAND - DECEMBER 10: Beth Mead of Arsenal (obscured) celebrates after scoring their team's first goal with teammates during the Barclays Women's Super League match between Arsenal FC and Chelsea FC at Emirates Stadium on December 10, 2023 in London, England. (Photo by Warren Little/Getty Images)

Chelsea manager furious after Arsenal thumping

Arsenal outplay and outfight Chelsea in a critical Women's Super League match at the Emirates Stadium, leaving Emma Hayes, Chelsea's manager, fuming over her team's performance.
CRAWLEY, ENGLAND - NOVEMBER 19: Jonas Eidevall, Manager of Arsenal, applauds the fans following the team's victory during the Barclays Women´s Super League match between Brighton & Hove Albion and Arsenal FC at Broadfield Stadium on November 19, 2023 in Crawley, England. (Photo by Bryn Lennon/Getty Images)

Arsenal Women’s dramatic win over Southampton in Conti Cup

Arsenal Women secure a crucial 2-1 win against Southampton in the Conti Cup, with Amanda Ilestedt scoring a dramatic last-minute winner.
CRAWLEY, ENGLAND - NOVEMBER 19: Frida Maanum of Arsenal (obscured) celebrates with teammates after scoring the team's third goal during the Barclays Women´s Super League match between Brighton & Hove Albion and Arsenal FC at Broadfield Stadium on November 19, 2023 in Crawley, England. (Photo by Bryn Lennon/Getty Images)

Arsenal Women clinch convincing 3-0 victory against Brighton

Arsenal Women secure a resounding 3-0 win over Brighton, showcasing their dominance in the Super League.
Arsenal FC v Burnley FC - Premier League LONDON, ENGLAND - NOVEMBER 11: Takehiro Tomiyasu of Arsenal during the Premier League match between Arsenal FC and Burnley FC at Emirates Stadium on November 11, 2023 in London, England. (Photo by Justin Setterfield/Getty Images)

Arsenal women’s stunning comeback seals 6-2 win over Leicester City

Arsenal Women's remarkable 6-2 win over Leicester City highlighted by a second-half comeback in the Women's Super League.
Gio Queiroz and Beth Mead take a photo in the new Arsenal home kit (Photo via Queiroz on Instagram)

Beth Mead discusses recovery and personal trials

Beth Mead talks about her challenging recovery from an ACL injury and the personal battles faced during her time away from football.
PERTH, AUSTRALIA - OCTOBER 29: Caitlin Foord of the Matildas high fives Sam Kerr of the Matildas after her goal during the AFC Women's Asian Olympic Qualifier match between Philippines and Australia Matildas at Optus Stadium on October 29, 2023 in Perth, Australia. (Photo by James Worsfold/Getty Images)

How Arsenal players are faring in Paris 2024 Olympics qualifiers

An update on 16 Arsenal players representing their nations in the Paris 2024 Olympics qualifiers, offering insights into their performances and the qualification scenarios for each country.
PERTH, AUSTRALIA - JULY 26: Katie McCabe of Republic of Ireland applauds fans after her team's 1-2 defeat in the FIFA Women's World Cup Australia & New Zealand 2023 Group B match between Canada and Ireland at Perth Rectangular Stadium on July 26, 2023 in Perth, Australia. (Photo by Paul Kane/Getty Images)

22 Arsenal women international call-ups

Arsenal players receive international call-ups for Olympics qualifiers and Nations League matches. They will represent multiple nations, from Australia to Norway.
LONDON, ENGLAND - OCTOBER 15: Arsenal players celebrate during the Barclays Womens Super League match between Arsenal FC and Aston Villa at Emirates Stadium on October 15, 2023 in London, England. (Photo by Marc Atkins/Getty Images)

Arsenal last gasp winner might kickstart season

Arsenal notch their first league win by staging a late comeback against Aston Villa. Two injury-time goals from Katie McCabe and Alessia Russo epitomise the team's resilience.
LONDON, ENGLAND - OCTOBER 15: Beth Mead of Arsenal during the Barclays Womens Super League match between Arsenal FC and Aston Villa at Emirates Stadium on October 15, 2023 in London, England. (Photo by Marc Atkins/Getty Images)

Beth Mead makes emotional Arsenal comeback

Beth Mead returns to the field for Arsenal, providing a crucial assist in their 2-1 win against Aston Villa. 
LONDON, ENGLAND - OCTOBER 15: Alessia Russo of Arsenal (obscured) celebrates with teammates after scoring the team's second goal during the Barclays Women's Super League match between Arsenal FC and Aston Villa at Emirates Stadium on October 15, 2023 in London, England. (Photo by Marc Atkins/Getty Images)

Arsenal clinch first Barclays WSL win in dramatic match against Aston Villa

Arsenal women secure their first win of the Barclays Women's Super League season with a dramatic 2-1 victory over Aston Villa, featuring late goals from Katie McCabe and Alessia Russo.
Arsenal's Brazilian midfielder #11 Gabriel Martinelli (R) celebrates with teammates after scoring the opening goal during the English Premier League football match between Arsenal and Manchester City at the Emirates Stadium in London on October 8, 2023. (Photo by ADRIAN DENNIS/AFP via Getty Images)

Arsenal teams make it quite the weekend against Man City, Man United and Leicester...

Arsenal's men, women and under-18s were all in action this weekend with two wins and a draw between them.
DUBLIN, IRELAND - SEPTEMBER 23: Kyra Carusa of Republic of Ireland celebrates with team mates after scoring their sides second goal during the UEFA Women's Nations League match between Republic of Ireland and Northern Ireland at Aviva Stadium on September 23, 2023 in Dublin, Ireland. (Photo by Charles McQuillan/Getty Images)

Arsenal Nations League and Olympics qualifiers update

Key Arsenal international players vie for spots in the Paris Olympics and UEFA Nations League. See how they fared.
AUCKLAND, NEW ZEALAND - AUGUST 11: Lina Hurtig of Sweden warms up prior to the FIFA Women's World Cup Australia & New Zealand 2023 Quarter Final match between Japan and Sweden at Eden Park on August 11, 2023 in Auckland, New Zealand. (Photo by Buda Mendes/Getty Images)

Arsenal star wants to forget ‘extreme’ last year

Arsenal's Lina Hurtig discusses her positive outlook for the upcoming Women's Super League season, highlighting the challenges of last season and Arsenal's bolstered squad.
SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA - AUGUST 20: Mary Earps of England applauds after receiving the FIFA Golden Glove Award after the FIFA Women's World Cup Australia & New Zealand 2023 Final match between Spain and England at Stadium Australia on August 20, 2023 in Sydney, Australia. (Photo by Catherine Ivill/Getty Images)

Is Earps really ‘100% committed’ to Manchester United amid Arsenal flirtations?

Mary Earps' commitment to Manchester United questioned amid Arsenal's advances. Can the Gunners lure another star from the Red Devils?
SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA - AUGUST 16: Alessia Russo of England celebrates after scoring her team's third goal during the FIFA Women's World Cup Australia & New Zealand 2023 Semi Final match between Australia and England at Stadium Australia on August 16, 2023 in Sydney, Australia. (Photo by Cameron Spencer/Getty Images)

Two Arsenal players called up for the Lionesses

Sarina Wiegman has named her squad for the first-ever Women's Nations League games, with Lotte Wubben-Moy and Alessia Russo both involved.
Arsenal exit the Champions League on penalties [image via Arsenal]

Arsenal’s champions league dreams shattered: Paris FC triumph in penalty shootout

Arsenal Women ousted by Paris FC in Champions League qualifier shootout, marking their second setback in recent months.
SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA - AUGUST 20: Mary Earps of England applauds after receiving the FIFA Golden Glove Award after the FIFA Women's World Cup Australia & New Zealand 2023 Final match between Spain and England at Stadium Australia on August 20, 2023 in Sydney, Australia. (Photo by Catherine Ivill/Getty Images)

Arsenal consider 2nd bid as unsettled Man United star wants exit

Mary Earps, the Lionesses' goalkeeper who recently excelled in the World Cup, appears unsettled at Manchester United, heightening interest from Arsenal.
Beth Mead and Kim Little in Arsenal training August 2023

Beth Mead returns to training

Beth Mead returns to Arsenal women's training session on Tuesday after a lengthy ACL injury, marking a significant milestone in her recovery.
MILTON KEYNES, ENGLAND - JULY 01: Alessia Russo of England looks on during the Women's International Friendly match between England and Portugal at Stadium mk on July 01, 2023 in Milton Keynes, England. (Photo by Richard Heathcote/Getty Images)

Arsenal’s new arrival set for commercial success

The England women's football team, featuring standout players like Alessia Russo, stands poised for significant commercial success post their World Cup campaign.
SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA - AUGUST 16: Alessia Russo of England celebrates after scoring her team's third goal with teammates during the FIFA Women's World Cup Australia & New Zealand 2023 Semi Final match between Australia and England at Stadium Australia on August 16, 2023 in Sydney, Australia. (Photo by Cameron Spencer/Getty Images)

7 Arsenal stars playing for Women’s World Cup medals

Two Arsenal players advance to World Cup final with England, while five others prepare for the third-place playoff. Concerns arise over post-tournament rest.
PERTH, AUSTRALIA - JULY 26: Katie McCabe of Republic of Ireland reacts after being defeated during the FIFA Women's World Cup Australia & New Zealand 2023 Group B match between Canada and Ireland at Perth Rectangular Stadium on July 26, 2023 in Perth, Australia. (Photo by Paul Kane/Getty Images)

Arsenal at the Women’s World Cup 2023: Group stage stats

An overview of how 15 Arsenal players performed in the first round of the tournament and what's next in the Round of 16
Benfica's Cloe Lacasse celebrates scoring during the UEFA Women's Champions League group D football match between FC Rosengard and SL Benfica in Malmo, Sweden, on December 7, 2022. - Sweden (Photo by ANDREAS HILLERGREN/TT News Agency/AFP via Getty Images)

New Arsenal striker explains ‘dream’ move to London

Canadian footballer Cloe Lacasse shares insights into her Arsenal move, the challenges for Canadian players, and her World Cup ambitions.
MILTON KEYNES, ENGLAND - JULY 01: Alessia Russo of England looks on during the Women's International Friendly match between England and Portugal at Stadium mk on July 01, 2023 in Milton Keynes, England. (Photo by Richard Heathcote/Getty Images)

Striker opens up on refreshing new start at Arsenal

Lioness star Alessia Russo talks about her transfer to Arsenal and the significance of the move ahead of the Women's World Cup.
BIRKENHEAD, ENGLAND - MAY 27: Alessia Russo of Manchester United looks on prior to the FA Women's Super League match between Liverpool and Manchester United at Prenton Park on May 27, 2023 in Birkenhead, England. (Photo by Naomi Baker/Getty Images)

Arsenal sign Manchester United striker on free transfer

Arsenal have signed England striker, Alessia Russo, to bolster their front line, following the previous arrival of Cloé Lacasse.
BIRKENHEAD, ENGLAND - MAY 27: Alessia Russo of Manchester United looks on prior to the FA Women's Super League match between Liverpool and Manchester United at Prenton Park on May 27, 2023 in Birkenhead, England. (Photo by Naomi Baker/Getty Images)

Star Manchester United striker expected to join Arsenal July 1

English striker Alessia Russo set to join Arsenal following a fallout in contract negotiations with Manchester United.