Womans Football


Plymouth Argyle Ladies striker Natasha Knapman picked up the top goalscorer award for the FA Premier League’s South West Division at the 2017 FA Women’s Football Awards. The 26 year old was in excellent form last season. Knapman managed to find the back of the net 30 times in all competitions. More impressively, this total …

Women’s football in England is facing massive change with the two-tier professional game coming under scrutiny for a major overhaul. The Women’s SuperLeague was launched in 2011 as an eight-team competition, before expanding with the introduction of a ten side Division Two three years ago. Since then, England’s success on the world stage has come …

YEOVIL Town have also been busy in the closed-season, signing Paige Sawyer (from Bristol City) and the returning Kayleigh Green from Italian club ASD Calico Femminile Chieti. Angharad James has joined Everton, and also going through the exit door were Hannah Short (to Oxford United), Steph Williams (Oxford United), Sarah Wiltshire (Tottenham Hotspur), Natalie Haigh …

Match Report PLYMOUTH Argyle have hit the ground running and a five-goal haul from last season’s leading scorer Natasha Knapman saw then to an 8-0 win at St Nicholas in South West One. Ezme Wells weighed in with a brace with Kayley Lane adding the other. Next up for Argyle is a visit to Brislington …

THE door continues to revolve at Bristol City with Belgian international Julie Biesmans signing from Standard Liege. The 23-year-old, who has spent nine years at Liege, has represented her country throughout the age groups and made her senior debut for Bel- gium in 2011, going on to play 49 times to date. Biesmans said that …

Bristol City Women duo Flo Allen and Poppy Wilson have been selected for the upcoming England Under-19 training camp at the Lilleshall National Sports and Conferencing Centre. Wilson, 18, progressed through the clubs Centre of Excellence and has now broken into the first team squad, featuring during the Spring Series. Allen, also 18, joined City …

Bristol City Women are delighted to announce the loan signing of goalkeeper Sophie Baggaley from Birmingham City. Baggaley, 20, joined the Blue Girls in 2014 and has gone on to make 18 appearances to date for the Midlands outfit. An England youth international, Baggaley has represented her country at Under-17, 19, 20 and 23 level, …

Yeovil Town Ladies will host Manchester City Women on the opening day of the 2017/18 FA Women’s Super League season. Jamie Sherwood’s side welcome the 2016 title winners to Huish Park on Sunday, September 24th (2pm kick-off), where they will play all of their home matches. It is the first time the female Glovers will …