Tag: FA Women’s Continental League Cup

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)

Miracle required: North London Derby starting XI prediction

Arsenal need a miracle to go through to the Conti Cup quarter-finals, with a huge win necessary to have a chance to progress to the next round.

Arsenal Women’s FA WSL fixture list released

The FA have disclosed the full fixture list for the 2020/21 season when Arsenal will try to win back their title

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 draw Reading in FA WSL Continental Cup

The Gunners will play at home against Reading in the Conti Cup as they topped their group last week and will play a side they recently beat 3-0 in the League.

Arsenal defeat old rivals Charlton to stay top of their Continental Cup group

Arsenal put in a professional performance to claim a routine 4-0 win against the Championship's bottom team with Beth Mead in superb form, scoring a superb goal and two assists as the perfect preparation for next week's league showdown.

5 goals, 2 injuries: Arsenal go top of their group

In their Continental Cup group opener, Arsenal did a professional job and recorded a 5-0 win away to go top of Group B. As expected...
HIGH WYCOMBE, ENGLAND - MARCH 14: Joe Montemurro manager of Arsenal Women, Louise Quinn and Katie McCabe of Arsenal women celebrate with the trophy after the WSL Continental Cup Final between Arsenal Women and Manchester City Ladies at Adams Park on March 14, 2018 in High Wycombe, England. (Photo by Catherine Ivill/Getty Images)

Preview: London City Lionesses v Arsenal inc predicted XI

Arsenal start their Continental Cup campaign with an away game at Championship side London City Lionesses and will be hoping to go one better than last year when they lost to Manchester City in the final.

FA WSL Continental Cup fixtures list released

The FA have released the group list for the League Cup and Arsenal have been placed in the Group B. There will be a group stage as usual followed by a knock-out stage.

Arsenal v Manchester City: 2 UK papers disgrace themselves with coverage

On Saturday afternoon, Arsenal faced Manchester City in the Conti Cup final, not that you’d know it from the coverage in Sunday’s papers.
HIGH WYCOMBE, ENGLAND - MARCH 14: Lisa Evans of Arsenal Women celebrates with her medal after the WSL Continental Cup Final between Arsenal Women and Manchester City Ladies at Adams Park on March 14, 2018 in High Wycombe, England. (Photo by Catherine Ivill/Getty Images)

Arsenal given toughest draw possible in quarter-finals

Arsenal have been handed a tough draw against Birmingham City in the FA Continental Tyres Cup quarter-finals.
KINGSTON UPON THAMES, ENGLAND - OCTOBER 14: Vivianne Miedema of Arsenal shoots and scores her team's second goal during the FA WSL match between Chelsea Women and Arsenal at The Cherry Red Records Stadium on October 14, 2018 in Kingston upon Thames, England. (Photo by Kate McShane/Getty Images)

FA WSL Continental Cup Quarter-Finalists set

The League Cup quarter-finalist are now nearly all set with seven teams out of eight selected.
BOREHAMWOOD, ENGLAND - NOVEMBER 25: Ava Kuyken of Arsenal warms up prior to the FA Super League match between Arsenal and Brighton and Hove Albion at Meadow Park on November 25, 2018 in Borehamwood, England. (Photo by Linnea Rheborg/Getty Images)

2 Arsenal youngsters get their full Arsenal debut

Arsenal defeated Championship side Charlton 5-0 and are through to the knock-out stages alongside the other big guns Manchester City and Chelsea.

Liverpool facing elimination as Arsenal seek qualification

Matchday 4 in the Continental Tyres Cup and we might now see a number of teams qualifying for the quarter-finals by Wednesday night.

Spurs shock as Arsenal win: Weekend recap

There were a couple of cupsets on Sunday on Conti Cup matchday three with Everton beating Champions League contenders Reading and Championship side, Spurs, beating a WSL side Yeovil away.

2 hat-tricks for Arsenal as they score 9

Following on from their 5-0 drubbing of Liverpool last weekend, Arsenal Women have put nine (9) past Lewes in the Conti Cup.
HIGH WYCOMBE, ENGLAND - MARCH 14: Joe Montemurro manager of Arsenal Women, Louise Quinn and Katie McCabe of Arsenal women celebrate with the trophy after the WSL Continental Cup Final between Arsenal Women and Manchester City Ladies at Adams Park on March 14, 2018 in High Wycombe, England. (Photo by Catherine Ivill/Getty Images)

FA WSL Conti Cup preview: Arsenal, Liverpool, Chelsea, West Ham all feature

It is Matchday three out of five in the FA WSL Continental Cup and this weekend will see seven ties between FA WSL and FA Women's Championship sides.

FA WSL Continental Tyres Cup Matchday 2 roundup

Matchday two saw a number of upsets again as Championship teams delivered against FA WSL teams. As a result a Championship team leads one group while two other lower division teams are also in qualifying position.

Roundup: FA WSL Continental Cup matchday 1

The FA Women's Super League and FA Women's Championship season opened this weekend with group stage Round 1.

Arsenal’s fixtures analysed

The FA has finally disclosed the full FA WSL schedule barely 17 days before the season starts.
HIGH WYCOMBE, ENGLAND - MARCH 14: Lisa Evans of Arsenal Women celebrates with her medal after the WSL Continental Cup Final between Arsenal Women and Manchester City Ladies at Adams Park on March 14, 2018 in High Wycombe, England. (Photo by Catherine Ivill/Getty Images)

Player ratings, match report & more: Arsenal Women beat Manchester City to Conti Cup

Arsenal Women are finally back in business - they've won a trophy for the first time since 2016 with their 1-0 defeat against Manchester City in the Conti Cup.
BOREHAMWOOD, ENGLAND - OCTOBER 12: Alex Scott congratulates teammate Jemma Rose during the FA Women's Super League Continental Cup match between Arsenal and London Bees, on October 12, 2017 in Borehamwood, United Kingdom. (Photo by Naomi Baker/Getty Images)

Injury news, predicted XI & more: Arsenal v Manchester City Conti Cup Final preview

After nearly three weeks without club football, Arsenal Women are back in business with the League Cup final against Manchester City. Tickets are on sale now, priced at £7 for adults and £3 for concessions, and are available via www.tickets.wwfc.com
BOREHAMWOOD, ENGLAND - OCTOBER 12: Alex Scott congratulates teammate Jemma Rose during the FA Women's Super League Continental Cup match between Arsenal and London Bees, on October 12, 2017 in Borehamwood, United Kingdom. (Photo by Naomi Baker/Getty Images)

FA WSL Continental Tyres Cup final date finally set by FA

Following protests from the clubs competing in the semi-finals of the competition, the FA has decided on a late date change for the FA WSL Continental Tyres Cup final.
BOREHAMWOOD, ENGLAND - OCTOBER 12: Alex Scott congratulates teammate Jemma Rose during the FA Women's Super League Continental Cup match between Arsenal and London Bees, on October 12, 2017 in Borehamwood, United Kingdom. (Photo by Naomi Baker/Getty Images)

FA force Arsenal and Manchester City to choose between cup final and player’s health

Now that Arsenal have reached the Conti Cup final against Manchester City, it is time to get angry at the FA
LONDON, ENGLAND - OCTOBER 08: Danielle Van De Donk celebrates with Emma Mitchell after scoring her sides first goal during the Women's Super League 1 match between Arsenal and Bristol City at Meadow Park, Boreham Wood on October 8, 2017 in London, United Kingdom. (Photo by Naomi Baker/Getty Images)

Why there is hope for Arsenal despite recent failings

Arsenal men capitulated at Bournemouth, but it was nice to see the Women with mental strength to come from 2-1 down against Reading to book their place in the Continental Tyres Cup final.

'Prospects are non-existent at the moment' - Arsenal's title hopes have been slammed

New year, new manager, new ambitions. Can Arsenal Women return to being successful after a cup drought and six years without title success?

Arsenal drawn against Reading while Chelsea face Manchester City

Arsenal have been drawn away to Reading who beat us recently during the group stage and will be looking for revenge against new manager Joe Montemurro.

Revealed: Arsenal drawn at home in the cup, Manchester City have away easy tie

The FA WSL Conti Cup quarter finals draw has been made, and the Gunners will be playing Sunderland at home.
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FA WSL Continental Tyres Cup round-up

Arsenal are through to the Conti Cup quarter-finals following their 6-0 away win at Watford alongside Reading in Group One South.
Jodie Taylor scoring for Arsenal at Watford

Arsenal put six past Watford in Continental Cup

Arsenal topped their Continental Cup group with a resounding win over Watford. 

Chasing consecutive wins: Arsenal predicted lineup, injury news & Watford opposition preview

Arsenal travel to the Global Metcorp Stadium to face Watford Women in the Continental Cup on Thursday evening, and are on the verge of qualifying for the quarter-finals.

Nobbs and Carter shine as Arsenal struggle to beat Millwall

Arsenal were held by Millwall until the 75th minute before fitness prevailed and they ended up 5-2 winners in the Conti Cup second group game.

Arsenal get much-needed confidence boost at expense game-time for youngsters

Arsenal Women started their FA WSL Conti Cup campaign with a huge 7-0 win against FA WSL2 side London Bees.

This is what to expect from Arsenal's latest cup clash

Arsenal Women welcome local rivals London Bees to Boreham Wood in the FA WSL Continental Cup tournament on Thursday evening.
Pedro Losa

Arsenal crash out at Manchester City, now hoping for miracle to catch Chelsea

Arsenal Ladies lost 1-0 to City in the Conti Cup in a game where they had enough chances to win it comfortably.

Can Arsenal Ladies finish 2016 season on a high?

There are now only six games remaining, seven if the Ladies qualify for the Conti Cup final and then the season will end before the move to the winter season for 2017/18.

Arsenal handed awful draw against Manchester City in cup semi

There was no luck for the Arsenal Ladies as they managed to get the worse possible draw in the Conti Cup with Manchester City away.

Awful refereeing spoils Arsenal victory

Arsenal Ladies came from behind to win 3-2 their Conti Cup quarter-final at the death with a late penalty from Williams. But the main talking point for me was the awful performance from the referee.

Arsenal score dramatic late winner

Fara Williams scored an 89th-minute penalty against Notts County Ladies on Friday night to put Arsenal Ladies through to the Conti Cup semi-finals.

FA WSL Conti Cup Round 1 recap

The FA WSL Conti Cup Round 1 has seen the biggest upset ever in the FA WSL with WSL 2 side London Bees beating league holders Chelsea Ladies on penalties.

Arsenal Ladies through to the Conti Cup quarter-finals

The Ladies put a very serious and professional performance to beat Reading Women 3-1 away at the Hive.