Everyone at Joys and Sorrows would like to wish both the British teams the best of luck in their quarter finals this weekend. Special wishes go to BCFC’s Jack Butland, Karen Carney, Eni Aluko and Rachel Williams.
Birds can’t play football, but they can try to all the same, For it’s a mans game enit, and it was a bloke who invented the beautiful game. After all you need power, pace, passion and girls just weren’t born with gifts like that, Can you imagine the dressing room, Read More
A Rachel Williams hat-trick together with a late Jodie Taylor strike ensured Birmingham safely progressed through to the last four of the Continental Cup. The result never appeared in doubt as Williams’ hat-trick killed the game off shortly after half-time, and Jodie Taylor made it four with 11 minutes to Read More
A last-gasp Rachel Williams header sealed a much deserved win for Birmingham, keeping their FA Women’s Super League title hopes very much alive. Blues took the lead in the first half courtesy of Williams, but Chelsea fought back with Helen Lander and Hayley Moorwood putting their side ahead. But Birmingham Read More
Birmingham relinquished the advantage in the FA Women’s Super League title race, as they drew with Arsenal in a hard fought top-of-the-table clash. Blues took the lead in the 26th minutes thanks to Rachel Williams 12th goal of the season, but after Karen Carney missed the chance to double the Read More