Womens soccer in England is on the rise and this was evident when Arsenal took on Chelsea in the London Derby at the start of the new Women’s Super League (WSL) season. The new WSL season started last weekend and the star match on the opening weekend was the encounter between Arsenal and defending champions Chelsea at the Emirates Stadium on Sunday.

The new WSL season started with a lucrative cum new TV deal meaning that womens soccer clubs in England will have access to more funds. Sky and BBC are sharing the rights as per the new TV deal to cover womens soccer in England. Continue reading →