Arsenal tops Leicester 4-0 after playing a incredible match. HIGHLIGHTS

LEICESTER. Arsenal conquers Leicester 4-0 after playing a incredible match.

Arsenal tops Leicester 4-0 after playing a incredible match. HIGHLIGHTS

LEICESTER. Arsenal conquers Leicester 4-0 after playing a incredible match. F. Maanum (13′), C. Foord (22′), S. Catley (37′) and S. Blackstenius (48′). Arsenal was decisively superior in terms of ball possession (63%) and that was among the factors of its victory.​

The match was played at the King Power Stadium stadium in Leicester on Sunday and it started at 2:00 pm local time. The referee was Amy Fearn. The weather was cloudy. The temperature was cold at 10.9 degrees Celsius or 51.55 Fahrenheit. The humidity was 92%.​

Match Statistics​

  • ! 37 Ball Possession 63
Shots
  • 4 Total 15
  • 3 On Target 8
  • 1 Off Target 7
  • 0 Shots blocked 0
  • 53 Attack 98
  • 17 Dangerous attack 49
  • 0 Ball safe​ 0
  • 0 Penalties 0
  • 2 Corners 9
Fouls
  • 1 Yellow Cards 0
  • 0 Double Yellow 0
  • 0 Red Card 0
Other
  • 4 Substitutions 5

Ball possession

Arsenal was in firm control of the ball 63% while Leicester was struggling with a 37% ball possession.

Attitude and shots

Arsenal was more pushing with 49 dangerous attacks and 15 shots of which 8 were on target. This is one of the reasons why Arsenal won the encounter.​

Leicester shot 4 times, 3 on target, 1 off target. Talking about the opposition, Arsenal shot 15 times, 8 on target, 7 off target.

Cards

Leicester received 1 yellow card (C. Bott). Regarding the opposition, Arsenal didn’t receive any yellow card.

Match Timeline

13'
F. Maanum(goal)
22'
C. Foord(goal)
37'
S. Catley(goal)
C. Bott- Yellow
43'
48'
S. Blackstenius(goal)
M. Pike- sub ->A. McManus
62'
67'
L. Hurtig- sub ->C. Foord
67'
N. Maritz- sub ->L. Wienroither
68'
M. Iwabuchi- sub ->J. Nobbs
S. O’Brien- sub ->N. Flint
69'
C. Jones- sub ->E. Simon
69'
M. Goodwin- sub ->J. Purfield
70'
77'
M. Agyemang- sub ->L. Hurtig
82'
J. Beattie- sub ->S. Blackstenius

Standings

Next matches

In the next match in the Women’s Super League, Leicester will play away against Brighton W on the 28th of May with a 1-1 head to head statistic.

Arsenal will host Aston Villa W on the 28th of May with a 3-0 head to head record in favor of Arsenal (1 draw).

Leicester – Formation

Leicester W
G
K. Levell 28.England
D
S. Howard 15.Scotland
D
C. Bott 4.New Zealand
43'
D
A. McManus 5.England
62'
D
E. Simon 13.USA
69'
M
D. Vance 2.Northern Ireland
M
A. Plumptre 22.England
M
S. Tierney 3.England
F
J. Purfield 23.England
70'
F
A. Whelan 10.England
F
N. Flint 7.England
69'
Substitutes
E. Jones 12.England
G
D. Lambourne 1.England
D
G. Brougham 6.England
M
S. O’Brien 27.England
69'
M
M. Goodwin 20.England
70'
M
C. Scofield 44.England
M
M. Pike 8.England
62'
M
A. Baker 32.England
F
C. Jones 16.Wales
69'

The manager Willie Kirk decided to play with the following team: Kirstie Levell, Sophie Howard, Demi Vance, Jemma Elizabeth Purfield, Catherine Joan Bott, Ashleigh Plumptre, Abbie McManus, Samantha Tierney, Erin Simon, Aileen Whelan and Natasha Jane Flint.

The home team had on the bench: Shannon O’Brien, Missy Goodwin, Ellen Jones, Demi Lambourne, Connie Scofield, Molly Pike, Carrie Jones, Georgia Brougham and Ava Baker.

Substitutions

Leicester made 4 changes: A. McManus for M. Pike (62′), N. Flint for S. O’Brien (69′), E. Simon for C. Jones (69′) and J. Purfield for M. Goodwin (70′).

Arsenal – Formation

Arsenal W
G
M. Zinsberger 1.Austria
D
S. Catley 7.Australia
Goals37'
D
L. Wienroither 26.Austria
67'
D
C. Wubben-Moy 3.England
M
J. Nobbs 8.England
68'
M
L. Wälti 13.Switzerland
M
Goals13'
M
K. McCabe 15.Republic of Ireland
F
C. Foord 19.Australia
67' Goals22'
F
B. Mead 9.England
F
S. Blackstenius 25.Sweden
82' Goals48'
Substitutes
M. Agyemang 59.England
77'
G
K. Marckese 18.USA
G
N. Williams 40.England
D
J. Beattie 5.Scotland
82'
D
K. Reid 62.England
D
N. Maritz 16.Switzerland
67'
M
M. Earl 61.England
F
L. Hurtig 17.Sweden
67'
F
M. Iwabuchi 23.Japan
68'

Jonas Eidevall played with: Manuela Zinsberger, Steph Catley, Laura Wienroither, Carlotte Wubben-Moy, Jordan Nobbs, Lia Wälti, Frida Leonhardsen Maanum, Caitlin Foord, Katie McCabe, Bethany Mead and Stina Blackstenius.

They had on the bench: Kaylan Marckese, Lina Hurtig, Michelle Agyemang, Mana Iwabuchi, Jennifer Beattie, Naomi Williams, Katie Reid, Noelle Maritz and Maddy Earl.

Substitutions

Arsenal made 5 changes: C. Foord for L. Hurtig (67′), L. Wienroither for N. Maritz (67′), J. Nobbs for M. Iwabuchi (68′), L. Hurtig for M. Agyemang (77′) and S. Blackstenius for J. Beattie (82′).

Results of the day

These are the results of the day in the Women’s Super League.​