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FAWSL Preview: Manchester City v Chelsea

Huge match inbound.

Chelsea v Manchester City - Women’s FA Community Shield Photo by Harriet Lander - Chelsea FC/Chelsea FC via Getty Images

A massive match in the FAWSL awaits! Manchester City v Chelsea will be a clash of 1 v 2 and of two teams neck and neck in the tile race!

FA WSL Preview

Date- Wednesday 21 April 2021

Start- Kickoff at 18:00 BST, 1:00 pm EST USA

Location- Academy Stadium, Etihad Campus, Manchester

Broadcast- BT Sport - UK, DAZN - Canada, NBCSN - USA

Form Check- Manchester City head into this top of the table clash in just phenomenal league form, having won 12 league matches in succession to put City just two points behind leaders Chelsea.

Chelsea are in good form themselves and haven’t lost in their last six league fixtures.

Gareth Taylor’s side will be hoping to secure three points at the Academy Stadium to propel City to the top of the table with only three league matches remaining this season. It will be Taylor v Hayes, and more.

Manager Gareth Taylor-

“I think we have shown amazing concentration and desire to get to this point so that’s a massive well done to the players. We are excited and looking forward to it.

“This is where we wanted to get to in early February when we beat Arsenal and came back to the City Football Academy and beat United on the Friday.

“That gave us hope and an opportunity that if we looked after our own end, it would be in our hands. To be there in this moment is fantastic and what an opportunity.

“It is a big moment. These are the reasons why you coach and why you want to be a manager – for moments like this.


Manchester City 3-2 Chelsea