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BCLFC to face Emirates test

Posted: Wed 06 Feb 2013
Author: Andy Walker

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Blues Ladies will begin the 2013 season on the road after the forthcoming FA WSL fixtures were announced.

FA Women's Cup aside, David Parker's side start with a trip to Borehamwood to face Arsenal in the FA WSL Continental Cup group stages on Sunday 24 March (2pm kick-off) before starting their league campaign against Chelsea at Staines Town on Sunday 14 April (2pm kick-off).

Blues Ladies' first home game at Stratford Town's DCS Stadium will be in the league against Lincoln Ladies on Sunday 21 April (2pm kick-off).

However the stand out fixture for 2013 will be the league trip to Arsenal on Sunday 12 May which will be staged at the state-of-the-art Emirates Stadium (kick-off TBC)

For BCLFC's full 2013 fixture list, click here.

The opening competitive game of the season will be in the FA Women's Cup, with Blues looking to defend the title, on Sunday 17 March but both opponents and venue will be confirmed towards the end of February.