NWSL: Favourites Positioning Themselves at the Halfway Point… (Pt.3)

We’re back in the NWSL for the third and final part of the August review. At one point during the month, Portland had a seven point lead. Then they played in the WICC tournament allowing North Carolina an opportunity to catch up. By the end of the month, though, another team was fast approaching the top of the table and notched their second regular season win over the Thorns in the process...

FAWSL Week 1: Round-up

There were no draws in week one of the Women's Super League. Both Manchester clubs won their opening games with City thrashing Everton at Goodison Park; Arsenal made a bold statement beating London rivals and defending Champions Chelsea at the Emirates; Aston Villa rained on Leicester City's WSL debut, and there were victories for Tottenham Hotspur and Brighton & Hove Albion...

FAWSL Week 1: Ruthless City Lay Down an Early Marker…

Manchester City sent out an opening-weekend warning to all of their title rivals, dismantling Willie Kirk's new-look Everton side at Goodison Park. Summer signings Vicky Losada and 'Bunny' Shaw scored either side of Janine Beckie's low drive to give the visitors a three-goal lead at half time. Steph Houghton converted a trademark free kick midway through the second period. The Toffees ploughed on bravely until the final whistle trying to get a consolation strike on the board, but it just wouldn't happen for them...

FAWSL 2021/22 Preview: West Ham United

The 2020/21 FA Women’s Super League kicks off on the weekend of the 3rd – 5th September. D2B is here to preview all twelve teams in the title race and assess their chances. We’re going back to an alphabetical approach this year and complete our journey with West Ham United who finished in the bottom four but got the point they needed to avoid the drop with a game to spare...

FAWSL 2021/22 Preview: Reading

The 2020/21 FA Women’s Super League kicks off on the weekend of the 3rd – 5th September. D2B is here to preview all twelve teams in the title race and assess their chances. We’re going back to an alphabetical approach this year and continue with perennial mid-tablers Reading, who slipped into the bottom half of the standings last season, the first time that’s happened since 2017…

FAWSL 2021/22 Preview: Manchester United

The 2020/21 FA Women’s Super League kicks off on the weekend of the 3rd – 5th September. D2B is here to preview all twelve teams in the title race and assess their chances. We’re going back to an alphabetical approach this year and continue with Manchester United, who finished a single point outside the Champions League places, in fourth, last season so will be looking to go at least one better this time round…

FAWSL 2021/22 Preview: Manchester City

The 2020/21 FA Women’s Super League kicks off on the weekend of the 3rd – 5th September. D2B is here to preview all twelve teams in the title race and assess their chances. We’re going back to an alphabetical approach this year and continue with Manchester City, who finished as runners-up for the fourth consecutive and had to console themselves with another FA Women’s Cup triumph…

FAWSL 2021/22 Preview: Leicester City

The 2020/21 FA Women’s Super League kicks off on the weekend of the 3rd – 5th September. D2B is here to preview all twelve teams in the title race and assess their chances. We’re going back to an alphabetical approach this year and continue with Leicester City, who are embarking on their first foray into the WSL after winning the single promotion spot from the Women’s Championship…