The most recent staff information and stats for the weekend’s Girls’s Tremendous League motion, together with Tottenham vs West Ham reside on Sky Sports activities on Sunday.

Man Utd Women vs Birmingham Women – Saturday, 12pm

Group information

Manchester United have blended information forward of internet hosting Birmingham, with Kirsty Smith, Carrie Jones and Jackie Groenen all again in coaching and probably concerned within the recreation.

Nonetheless, Lucy Staniforth’s knee harm will see her miss Saturday’s match.

Birmingham even have one notable absentee with Marie Hourihan additionally sidelined, however Emily Whelan is on the market after recovering from Covid-19. Mortgage goalkeeper Emily Ramsey might face her guardian membership after maintaining a clear sheet towards Arsenal final weekend.

Opta stats

  • Manchester United have gained all three of their earlier WSL clashes with Birmingham Metropolis by an mixture rating of 9-2.
  • Manchester United want to win their third straight Girls’s Tremendous League match, one thing they’ve but to handle this season. They have not gained three in a row with out conceding in the identical marketing campaign since October 2019.
  • Birmingham Metropolis defeated Arsenal of their final FA WSL recreation. Birmingham began the day backside of the desk and had not gained a league match since November 2020, whereas Arsenal began the day high of the desk and had not misplaced a league match since February 2021.
  • After profitable their final residence recreation 5-0 towards Aston Villa, Manchester United might win consecutive residence matches for the primary time beneath Marc Skinner within the FA WSL. They scored as many objectives of their win towards Villa as that they had of their earlier 4 residence matches beneath Skinner (5).

Find out how to observe: Comply with the newest scores throughout Sky Sports activities’ digital platforms with match highlights out there from midnight on Sunday.

Aston Villa Women vs Man City Women – Saturday, 12.30pm

Group information

Anna Patten might make her debut for Aston Villa after signing on mortgage from Arsenal final week, however there may be much less excellent news for the hosts with Remi Allen, Ramona Petzelberger and Elisha N’Dow all wanting more likely to miss Saturday’s recreation with Manchester Metropolis.

The Asia Cup robs the Villans of Australian worldwide Emily Gilenik, whereas Man Metropolis are additionally with out Hayley Raso and Alanna Kennedy who’re additionally a part of the Australia squad.

Ellie Roebuck and Chloe Kelly will certainly miss out for the guests whereas Caroline Weir can also be a doubt.

Opta stats

  • In FA WSL historical past, solely Yeovil (5.4 v Chelsea) and Doncaster (5 v Man Metropolis) concede a better variety of objectives on common per recreation than Aston Villa have of their three video games with the Residents (4.7).
  • Manchester Metropolis have gained three successive FA WSL video games in a single season for the primary time since a 12-game run between December 2020 and April 2021, scoring 14 instances throughout these three video games.
  • Aston Villa have conceded three objectives and scored none within the opening quarter-hour of FA WSL matches this season – their -3 purpose distinction throughout this era of play is the worst of any aspect this season.
  • Manchester Metropolis have gained 11 of their final 13 away video games within the FA WSL (D1 L1), together with every of their final three. Their 6-0 victory towards Brighton final day out noticed them preserve a clear sheet on the street for under the second time this season in league motion.
  • Aston Villa have solely tried six photographs following excessive turnovers this season within the FA WSL, the fewest of any aspect.

Find out how to observe: Comply with the newest scores throughout Sky Sports activities’ digital platforms with match highlights out there from midnight on Sunday.

Leicester Women vs Brighton Women – Sunday, 2pm

Group information

Summer season Leicester signing Abbi Grant appears set to lastly full a primary WSL 90 minutes for the membership after coming by way of the midweek Continental Cup defeat to Manchester Metropolis unscathed.

The Foxes haven’t any new harm considerations from that recreation and should welcome again Jess Sigsworth and Natasha Flint, who each missed the defeat to Studying within the membership’s final league recreation.

There needs to be no new issues for Brighton though Hope Powell could also be eager to shuffle her again on the again of final weekend’s 6-0 hammering by Metropolis.

Nonetheless Rinsola Babajide, who was on mortgage with the Seagulls for the primary half of the season, has left to hitch Spanish aspect Actual Betis.

Opta stats

  • Leicester and Brighton’s solely earlier assembly in any competitors was the reverse fixture between the edges again in November, with the Seagulls profitable 1-0 at residence.
  • Brighton have misplaced every of their final three FA WSL matches, failing to attain a single purpose whereas conceding 10 objectives themselves. The Seagulls final misplaced 4 consecutive matches on this competitors again in December 2018.
  • Leicester Metropolis gained their final FA WSL towards Birmingham Metropolis and will win consecutive residence league matches for the time since profitable their closing eight at residence within the FA Girls’s Championship final season.
  • None of Brighton’s final 21 FA WSL matches have completed degree, profitable 11 and dropping 10. Just one aspect has ever had an extended run of video games with out drawing within the FA WSL – Arsenal between April 2018 and November 2020 (46 video games).
  • Leicester have scored solely 5 objectives after 11 FA WSL video games this season. The final aspect to attain fewer objectives at this stage had been Liverpool in 2019-20 (3). Ought to they fail to attain on this match, solely Yeovil City in 2017-18 (0) can have scored fewer after 12 matches.

Find out how to observe: Comply with the newest in our devoted reside weblog throughout Sky Sports activities’ digital platforms with match highlights out there from midnight on Monday.

Arsenal Women vs Reading Women – Sunday, 2.30pm

Group information

Stian Blackstenius is in line for her Arsenal debut after signing for the membership this week, and Tobin Heath and Leah Williamson, who’ve each been out with harm, could add additional to Jonas Eidevall’s choices having returned to coaching.

Caitlin Foord, Steph Catley and Lydia Williams are away on worldwide responsibility on the Asia Cup.

Little has modified within the Studying camp with the chance for Kelly Chambers to call an unchanged aspect from the one which beat Leicester final weekend.

Opta stats

  • Arsenal have gained 9 of their 11 Girls’s Tremendous League clashes with Studying (D2), sustaining a 100% profitable file on residence soil on this fixture (5/5).
  • Solely Notts County (12 v each Arsenal and Birmingham) have confronted an opponent extra typically with out managing a single victory than Studying’s 11-game run with Arsenal inside the WSL.
  • Arsenal have scored precisely six objectives in every of their final two residence league matches with Studying (6-0 in 2018 & 6-1 in 2020), netting three in each the primary and second half of each video games.
  • After dropping 5 consecutive FA WSL matches with out scoring between Could and October, Studying have since gained 5 of their final six (D1), maintaining a clear sheet in all 5 victories.
  • Studying have gained every of their final three FA WSL matches, and will win 4 in a row within the competitors for the primary very time.
  • Arsenal’s Beth Mead (34) wants another help to equal Karen Carney (35) because the participant with probably the most assists in Girls’s Tremendous League historical past.

Find out how to observe: Comply with the newest in our devoted reside weblog throughout Sky Sports activities’ digital platforms with match highlights out there from midnight on Monday.

Tottenham Women vs West Ham Women – Sunday, 6.45pm, live on Sky Sports

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Group information

Tottenham have been hit by the lack of Tang Jiali, Kyah Simon and Cho So-hyun who’re away on worldwide responsibility on the Asia Cup.

Eveliina Summanen is a brand new arrival within the Spurs camp however will miss out on Sunday’s recreation.

West Ham are lastly again in motion after a protracted wait with two new faces, Halle Houssein and Emma Snerle, within the squad after signing earlier this month.

Asia Cup absences have additionally hit the Hammers, that means Mackenzie Arnold, Tameka Yallop and Yui Hasegawa are all unavailable.

Adriana Leon can also be absent attributable to a knee harm.

Opta stats

  • Spurs have solely misplaced one among their 5 earlier WSL matches with West Ham (W3 D1), although it was within the reverse fixture in November, with Dagny Brynjarsdottir netting the one purpose of the sport for the Hammers.
  • West Ham have did not win any of their first WSL video games in a calendar yr, with the Hammers choosing up only one level throughout these matches (D1 L3).
  • Tottenham have picked up 23 factors from their final 11 WSL video games (W7 D2 L2), only one fewer than of their 25 top-flight matches beforehand (W6 D6 L13).
  • No aspect has recovered extra factors from dropping positions than Tottenham within the Girls’s Tremendous League this season (7, the identical as Man Metropolis), who’ve gained two of the 5 matches by which they’ve fallen behind (D1 L2).
  • West Ham are the one aspect but to concede a single purpose within the first half-hour of an FA WSL match this season – the earliest purpose they’ve conceded was scored within the thirty third minute (Inessa Kaagman for Brighton in September).

Find out how to observe: Watch Tottenham Girls vs West Ham Girls reside on Sky Sports activities Soccer from 6.30pm on Sunday; kick-off 6.45pm. Comply with the newest in our devoted reside weblog throughout Sky Sports activities’ digital platforms, together with in-game clips and free match highlights shortly after full time.

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