The season draws to a close for Chelsea Ladies this weekend with just a home game to Lincoln to finish up what has been a difficult campaign.
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This week saw the anniversary of Emma Hayes’ appointment as manager, and after a disappointing defeat 2-0 against Lincoln. Hayes had the chance to celebrate with a league double over leaders Liverpool and a host of former blues.
Chelsea Ladies returned to FAWSL action with a convincing 4-0 victory over Doncaster Rovers Belles. Emma Hayes chose a very attack minded team with essentially four strikers.
It has been a busy pre-mid-season for Emma Hayes and her coaching staff as both Olina Viddarsdottir and Edda Gardarsdottir both left the club and returned home to Iceland, with the former making brief substitute appearances at Euro 2013 in Sweden.
It’s the mid-season break in the Women’s Super League So this seems like a good time to begin this blog as we recap over an exciting and transitional few months for the Ladies team. Chelsea sit 4th by virtue of goals scored over 5th placed Arsenal, albeit our London rivals and last season’s champions have two games in hand.