Supporters in the women’s game have hit out after the FA and broadcasters made a series of late changes to upcoming Women’s Super League (WSL) fixtures, with match-goers given as little as two-and-a-half weeks notice for changing kick-off times.
The EFL has released a detailed statement covering Derby County’s current administration, saying it “wishes to clarify its position on several points, which are addressed by way of a series of questions and answers with the EFL chief executive Trevor Birch”.
For some reason four teams from La Liga are playing out a mini-tournament in Saudi Arabia this week and Real Madrid knocked out bitter rivals (and fellow Super League plotters) Barcelona with a 3-2 victory. It should have been 4-2 had Rodrygo not messed up this fine chance at the end of extra time.
Blwyddyn newydd dda bawb. Os bydd sefyllfa Covid yn caniatáu hynny, fe allwn ni i gyd edrych ymlaen at flwyddyn gyffrous yn 2022, a honno o bosib yn arwain at rowndiau terfynol Cwpan y Byd yn Qatar fis Tachwedd.
Denizlispor knocked struggling Turkish giants Galatasary out of the cup this week on penalties after a dramatic 3-3 draw in Istanbul. Galatasary threw away their lead in the 98th minute with some horrid defending on the line – ending with an own goal from Dane Victor Nelsson. Sickna.
You’ve worked your way to a hard-fought 2-2 draw away at the league leaders and all but won a point which will help you in your relegation battle, when your centre-half does this as the clock ticks over to 90 minutes. Cercle Brugge’s Jesper Daland is the man who came up with de blunder in de laatste minuut according to this Dutch journalist. Whatever the language, some things are just universal…
On Boxing Day 1920 53,000 supporters packed into Goodison Park to watch Preston’s Dick, Kerr Ladies FC take on St Helens Ladies. Yet within a year the FA had banned women’s football, arguing it was “unsuitable for females”, a ludicrous decision which wasn’t overturned until 1971.