Tag Archives: Chelsea Women

Chelsea’s Beth England wins Continental Cup final glory over Arsenal | Football

An added time tap in from Beth England snatched the Continental League Cup trophy from Arsenal after Leah Williamson looked to have exorcised the ghost of her missed penalty in last season’s shootout by equalising in the 85th minute. It was devastation for Arsenal who sunk to the turf on …

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Emma Hayes channels spirit of Brian Clough for Continental Cup final | Suzanne Wrack | Football

It may be Chelsea’s first Continental Cup final but Emma Hayes is more overawed by the City Ground venue than the trophy. “The minute we got through I thought: ‘Oh God, I’m going to Cloughie’s home,’” says Chelsea’s manager, before her team take on the five-times winners Arsenal for the …

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Continental Cup final gives an unloved competition a fascinating climax | Eni Aluko | Football

Sam Kerr has not yet found her best form at Chelsea

Arsenal face Chelsea in the Continental Cup final on Saturday evening in what should be a fascinating conclusion to a sometimes maligned competition. Earlier this season Emma Hayes, the Chelsea manager, said she wanted to get rid of it completely and this week she said it was the trophy her …

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Manchester City and Chelsea share points after six-goal WSL thriller | Football

Ellen White opens the scoring for City.

If ever there was an advert for the quality of the Women’s Super League, this was it. In a gut-busting end-to-end encounter between league leaders Manchester City and an unbeaten Chelsea, in which Georgia Stanway scored the league’s 2,000th goal and had a penalty saved, every ounce of fight was …

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Chelsea’s Fran Kirby reveals debilitating virus is cause of mystery absence | Football

The England forward Fran Kirby has revealed details of the debilitating medical condition that has sidelined her for much of the season and left her sleeping for 15 hours a day and unable to “even get up to make food”. The 26-year-old has been mysteriously absent from the Chelsea match-day …

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