The Sophist Exclusive: Interview with midfielder Ashleigh Goddard

Having left the London Bees earlier this summer, Ashleigh Goddard has been on the hunt for a new club. Despite the search still continuing into the new season, the midfielder has no regrets over her decision to leave the Bees after three-and-a-half years, saying her ambition to play at the highest level was behind theContinue reading “The Sophist Exclusive: Interview with midfielder Ashleigh Goddard”

Bristol City appoint Oxtoby as head coach

Bristol City Women have confirmed Tanya Oxtoby’s appointment as head coach. The 36-year-old was formally an assistant at Birmingham City Women. Oxtoby has a big task on her hands to turn things around in the WSL 1 after the side struggled last season, while coping with the loss of a number of key players thisContinue reading “Bristol City appoint Oxtoby as head coach”

Liverpool release three players, Greenwood among departures

Liverpool Ladies confirm Alex Greenwood, Martha Harris and Amy Turner will leave the club at the end of their contracts. The trio departing this summer will take the full total to six, after Kate Longhurst, Caroline Weir and Siobhan Chamberlain left in May. Greenwood joined Liverpool from Notts County in 2016 and went on toContinue reading “Liverpool release three players, Greenwood among departures”

The Sophist Exclusive | Interview with Bristol City’s Chloe Arthur

Bristol City defender Chloe Arthur says she’s living the dream as a WSL 1 player and believes she’s come on leaps and bounds after signing a new deal last summer. The 23-year-old didn’t have it all her own way, however, revealing it took a four-month trial at Celtic before they signed her to a youthContinue reading “The Sophist Exclusive | Interview with Bristol City’s Chloe Arthur”