Tag: Leah Williamson

Leah Williamson plays for Arsenal Women Football Club. The English defender/midfielder has been with Arsenal since the age of nine and made her first team debut in 2014. Williamson wears the number 6 shirt. She was born on March 29, 1997.

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?
CRAWLEY, ENGLAND - NOVEMBER 19: Frida Maanum of Arsenal celebrates 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 injury updates: Maanum and Williamson

Arsenal's Frida Maanum avoids cardiac scare after collapsing while England are monitoring Leah Williamson's fitness
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.
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)

Arsenal’s England captain suffers injury setback

Arsenal's Leah Williamson out of England squad with hamstring injury. Is this common after ACL rehab?
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: 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)

Arsenal women in advanced talks over Australia trip alongside Tottenham men’s team

Arsenal Women could play in Australia! Melbourne showdown against A-League stars a possibility with Matildas on the pitch.
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)

4 Arsenal stars get international call-ups

Arsenal quartet called-up! Williamson returns to Lionesses, Fox joins US for Gold Cup, Lacasse & D'Angelo represent Canada
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)

Jonas Eidevall shares positive update on Arsenal Women’s injury front

Eidevall updates on Williamson's return and Wienroither's recovery.
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.
BIRKENHEAD, ENGLAND - JANUARY 28: Vivianne Miedema of Arsenal celebrates scoring her team's first goal with teammate Caitlin Foord 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)

Arsenal stays in league race with crucial win against Liverpool

Arsenal's crucial 2-0 win over Liverpool keeps them in the title race. Miedema and Foord score as the Gunners aim for big upcoming victories.
READING, ENGLAND: Stina Blackstenius of Arsenal celebrates scoring her team's sixth goal and her third goal to complete the hat-trick during the FA Women's Continental Tyres League Cup match between Reading and Arsenal at Select Car Leasing Stadium on January 24, 2024. (Photo by Ryan Pierse/Getty Images)

Arsenal qualify for the Continental Cup quarter-finals

The Arsenal Women defeated Reading 6-0 with a Blackstenius hat-trick and the welcome return of Leah Williamson, capped with an assist.
LEIGH, ENGLAND - APRIL 19: Leah Williamson of Arsenal arrives at the stadium prior to the FA Women's Super League match between Manchester United and Arsenal at Leigh Sports Village on April 19, 2023 in Leigh, England. (Photo by Naomi Baker/Getty Images )

Arsenal’s defensive strength to be boosted by Williamson’s return, says Ilestedt

Amanda Ilestedt highlights the importance of Leah Williamson's return for Arsenal's defence, as they continue to excel in the Women's Super League.
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 injury updates ahead of Watford

Get the latest on Arsenal Women's team as they prepare for their FA Cup match against Watford, with an injury update from manager Jonas Eidevall and insights on their young players.
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Leah Williamson opens up about her ACL recovery

Arsenal star Leah Williamson discusses her challenging ACL recovery journey, balancing rehabilitation with personal growth and new hobbies.
LEIGH, ENGLAND - OCTOBER 06: Player of the Match, Kim Little of Arsenal is interviewed by Caroline Barker, Sky Sports Presenter after the Barclays Women´s Super League match between Manchester United and Arsenal FC at Leigh Sports Village on October 06, 2023 in Leigh, England. (Photo by Matt McNulty/Getty Images)

Kim Little on Arsenal’s WSL title challenge and Chelsea’s strength

Kim Little emphasises the need for near-perfection in Arsenal's title chase against Chelsea in the Women's Super League, highlighting team resilience and key player returns.
Arsenal's Austria defender Laura Wienroither is evacuated on a stretcher during the UEFA Women's Champions League semi-final second-leg match between Arsenal and Wolfsburg at the Arsenal Stadium, in London, on May 1, 2023. (Photo by Ben Stansall / AFP) (Photo by BEN STANSALL/AFP via Getty Images)

Wienroither’s recovery journey at Arsenal inspired by teammates’ return

Discover Laura Wienroither's journey of recovery at Arsenal, fuelled by her teammates' support and her inspiring resilience.
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.

New deal, doubts and debuts: Arsenal news roundup

Catch up on the latest news from Arsenal, from youth internationals and injury updates to new signings and managerial insights. A comprehensive round-up of all things Gunners.
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Leah Williamson provides injury update and weighs in on Arsenal’s WSL season

England and Arsenal defender Leah Williamson talks about her ACL recovery and Arsenal's tricky start to the Women's Super League season following a dramatic win against Aston Villa.
Leah Williamson's reaction to news of Arsenal's goal against Manchester City

Leah Williamson’s shocked reaction to Martinelli’s goal against Manchester City

Leah Williamson learned of Arsenal's winning goal against Manchester City whilst on the red carpet on Sunday night, and her reaction was caught on camera.
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.
LEIGH, ENGLAND - APRIL 19: Leah Williamson of Arsenal arrives at the stadium prior to the FA Women's Super League match between Manchester United and Arsenal at Leigh Sports Village on April 19, 2023 in Leigh, England. (Photo by Naomi Baker/Getty Images )

Leah Williamson targeting January Arsenal return

Arsenal and England defender Leah Williamson is set to make a highly anticipated return from an ACL injury by January.
LONDON, ENGLAND - SEPTEMBER 24: Declan Rice of Arsenal looks on during the Premier League match between Arsenal FC and Tottenham Hotspur at Emirates Stadium on September 24, 2023 in London, England. (Photo by Ryan Pierse/Getty Images)

Arsenal’s growing injury list causes concern

A comprehensive injury update for Arsenal as of September 2023. The article covers players from both the men's and women's teams, detailing their current injury status and expected return dates.

‘It’s carnage’: Arsenal suffer yet another ACL injury

Rob Holding reveals Teyah Goldie's second ACL injury and discusses the high prevalence of such injuries among Arsenal players.
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Leah Williamson joins campaign to engage women in football

Arsenal defender, Leah Williamson partners with TOCA Social in a groundbreaking campaign aimed to increase female participation in football.
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Arsenal extend partnership

Arsenal extend their partnership with Cadbury, fostering greater community inclusion, promoting BSL education, and championing women's football.
LEIGH, ENGLAND - APRIL 19: Rafaelle Souza of Arsenal arrives at the stadium prior to the FA Women's Super League match between Manchester United and Arsenal at Leigh Sports Village on April 19, 2023 in Leigh, England. (Photo by Naomi Baker/Getty Images)

Arsenal confirm Brazilian’s exit on free transfer

Rafaelle Souza, Arsenal's key Brazilian defender, is confirmed to depart on a free transfer, marking an end to her noteworthy tenure at the club.
LEIGH, ENGLAND - APRIL 19: Rafaelle Souza of Arsenal arrives at the stadium prior to the FA Women's Super League match between Manchester United and Arsenal at Leigh Sports Village on April 19, 2023 in Leigh, England. (Photo by Naomi Baker/Getty Images)

Surprise as Arsenal Brazilian centreback to leave

In a surprising turn, Arsenal's Brazilian centre-back may be headed for the US-League, with Orlando the probable destination.
KINGSTON UPON THAMES, ENGLAND - MAY 21: Erin Cuthbert of Chelsea runs with the ball during the FA Women's Super League match between Chelsea and Arsenal at Kingsmeadow on May 21, 2023 in Kingston upon Thames, England. (Photo by Steve Bardens/Getty Images)

Arsenal Champions league place all but secured despite defeat at Chelsea

In a season filled with twists, Arsenal are nearly through to the Champions League qualifying round, with a promising future.
LONDON, ENGLAND - MARCH 05: Vivianne Miedema (L) and Beth Mead of Arsenal looks on prior to the FA Women's Continental Tyres League Cup Final match between Chelsea and Arsenal at Selhurst Park on March 05, 2023 in London, England. (Photo by Alex Pantling/Getty Images)

5 leagues, 57 ACL injuries: Miedema calls on FIFA for action

Vivianne Miedema, Arsenal's star forward, voices concerns over the surge in ACL injuries among female football players and calls for more substantial investment and resources.
LONDON, ENGLAND - MAY 01: Jonas Eidevall, Head Coach of Arsenal, applauds the fans following their side's defeat to VfL Wolfsburg during the UEFA Women's Champions League semi-final 2nd leg match between Arsenal and VfL Wolfsburg at Emirates Stadium on May 01, 2023 in London, England. (Photo by Clive Rose/Getty Images)

Eidevall’s squad updates: Arsenal’s Aussie duo could face Everton

Arsenal's Eidevall provides squad update ahead of Everton showdown, with Foord and Catley set to return. Get the full update here.
LONDON, ENGLAND - MARCH 16: William Saliba of Arsenal leaves the pitch after picking up an injury during the UEFA Europa League round of 16 leg two match between Arsenal FC and Sporting CP at Emirates Stadium on March 16, 2023 in London, England. (Photo by Shaun Botterill/Getty Images)

The current injury woes of Arsenal’s men and women teams

A detailed report on the current injury status of key players in Arsenal's men and women's teams, and the impact on their respective performances.
Arsenal's Australian defender Steph Catley eyes the ball during the UEFA Women's Champions League semi-final second-leg match between Arsenal and Wolfsburg at the Arsenal Stadium, in London, on May 1, 2023. (Photo by Ben Stansall / AFP) (Photo by BEN STANSALL/AFP via Getty Images)

Arsenal’s injury crisis: Catley’s setback adds to growing concerns

Steph Catley's injury adds to Arsenal's growing list of concerns, casting a shadow over their future performance and the upcoming FIFA Women's World Cup.
WINDSOR, ENGLAND - MAY 10: Beth Mead poses after being made a Member of the Order of the British Empire (MBE) by the Prince of Wales, for services to football after winning the 2022 European Championship with England, during an investiture ceremony at Windsor Castle on May 10, 2023 in Windsor, United Kingdom. (Photo by Andrew Matthews - WPA Pool/Getty Images)

Beth Mead receives MBE from Palace

Beth Mead receives MBE honour at Windsor Castle for her outstanding contributions to football.
Arsenal's Austria defender Laura Wienroither is evacuated on a stretcher during the UEFA Women's Champions League semi-final second-leg match between Arsenal and Wolfsburg at the Arsenal Stadium, in London, on May 1, 2023. (Photo by Ben Stansall / AFP) (Photo by BEN STANSALL/AFP via Getty Images)

Laura Wienroither’s ACL injury highlights Arsenal’s worrying trend and need for more research

Laura Wienroither's ACL injury highlights a concerning trend at Arsenal and underscores the need for more research into the connection between menstrual cycles and ACL injuries in women.
BOREHAMWOOD, ENGLAND - MAY 05: Referee Emily Heaslip speaks with Frida Maanum of Arsenal during the FA Women's Super League match between Arsenal and Leicester City at Meadow Park on May 05, 2023 in Borehamwood, England. (Photo by Catherine Ivill/Getty Images)

Arsenal injuries pile-up as final straight begins

Arsenal edge closer to Champions League qualification with victory over Leicester City, but multiple injuries cast a shadow over the win.
BOREHAMWOOD, ENGLAND - MAY 05: Katie McCabe of Arsenal celebrates their side's first goal scored by Frida Maanum of Arsenal (obscured) during the FA Women's Super League match between Arsenal and Leicester City at Meadow Park on May 05, 2023 in Borehamwood, England. (Photo by Catherine Ivill/Getty Images)

Arsenal keep Champions League hopes alive with crucial Leicester win

Arsenal Women secure vital 1-0 win over Leicester City, edging closer to Champions League qualification as they chase Chelsea.
Arsenal's Austria defender Laura Wienroither is evacuated on a stretcher during the UEFA Women's Champions League semi-final second-leg match between Arsenal and Wolfsburg at the Arsenal Stadium, in London, on May 1, 2023. (Photo by Ben Stansall / AFP) (Photo by BEN STANSALL/AFP via Getty Images)

More research into menstrual cycles after repeated Arsenal ACLs needed

Female footballers face higher ACL injury risk. Arsenal's latest injury sees increased calls for more research on menstrual cycle impact.
KINGSTON UPON THAMES, ENGLAND - FEBRUARY 26: Arsenal Manager, Jonas Eidevall during the Vitality Women's FA Cup Fifth Round match between Chelsea and Arsenal at Kingsmeadow on February 26, 2023 in Kingston upon Thames, England. (Photo by Alex Davidson/Getty Images)

Eidevall hails fans as Arsenal prepare for Champions League showdown with Wolfsburg

Arsenal Women face Wolfsburg Women in a thrilling UEFA Women's Champions League semi-final at the Emirates Stadium, aiming for their first final since 2007.