Arsenal continued their 100% successful begin to the Ladies’ Super League season and walked to a 3-0 victory over Everton on Sunday afternoon.
The victory was a reminder of the Gunners’ potential, after they have been humiliated 4-1 by Barcelona within the Champions League on Tuesday.
Arsenal took management of the recreation from the beginning with Nikita Parris and Vivianne Miedema each rejecting early openings. Miedema then had an effort blocked fantastically by Gabrielle George, however Everton’s willpower might solely final simply after the half-hour mark.
That was when the ball broke to Katie McCabe on the sting of the field and she or he swirled a volley over the crawling Sandy MacIver in Everton’s objective. Eight minutes later, Arsenal celebrated once more with Lotte Wubben-Moy getting a free kick on the again publish from McCabe’s nook.
In the primary levels of the primary half, Everton threatened the counterattack however struggled with their final ball. Arsenal, in the meantime, created some promising openings with Tobin Heath having an effort saved and McCabe fizzing a strike simply previous the far publish.
The match adopted an analogous sample till full time, with the Gunners including some brilliance to the rating by way of a Frida Maanum miracle 4 minutes from time.
This is how Arsenal ranked begin XI and subs …
Williamson was on the right track once more / Paul Harding / GettyImages
Manuela Zinsberger (GK) – 7/10 – Hardly had something to do. Did effectively when her defender put her underneath stress with some dangerous again passes.
Noelle Maritz (RB) – 7/10 – Incredible power up and down the precise flank. Did not give her the other quantity an inch.
Leah Williamson (CB) – 8/10 – As calm and picked up as she at all times is. Distributed the ball skillfully.
Lotte Wubben -Moy (CB) – 8/10 – Took her objective – a textbook that assaults headers – wonderful. Not induced many issues defensively.
Katie McCabe (LB) – 9/10 – Scored a unbelievable objective and her nook additionally led to the second. As threatening ahead, as you may count on, and ran issues from left again.
Maanum scored within the recreation / Paul Harding / GettyImages
Kim Little (CM) – 7/10 – It went effectively after a troublesome evening in the midst of the week in opposition to Barcelona. Covered every blade of grass and took some harmful positions between the traces.
Mana Iwabuchi (CM) – 6/10 – Did not attain the degrees we all know she will however loved some vivid moments on the ball.
Frida Maanum (CM) – 8/10 – Stole the present with an unbelievable strike at loss of life. Covered by a well-rounded show.
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Tobin Heath (RW) – 5/10 – Silent on the ball however diligently stored his defensive duties.
Vivianne Miedema (ST) – 6/10 – Some good hyperlink play typically. Surprisingly wasteful when the possibilities introduced themselves and had a relaxed second half.
Nikita Parris (LW) – 6/10 – Missed an excellent probability early after which light into the background.
Jordan Nobbs appeared from the bench / Catherine Ivill / GettyImages
Beth Mead – 5/10 – Probably must have scored in stoppage time.
Jordan Nobbs – 6/10 – Went so near a unbelievable objective, together with her swinging effort simply happening the improper aspect of the publish.
Caitlin Foord – 6/10 – Her look ahead to a objective continues.
Viktoria Schnaderbeck – N / A