Arsenal continued their excellent begin to the Girls’s Tremendous League season with a cushty victory over a disjointed Everton.
Katie McCabe gave the hosts the lead with a phenomenal dipping left-foot volley from simply exterior the world after 32 minutes.
Defender Lotte Wubben-Moy then headed residence a second simply earlier than the interval.
Frida Maanum’s 25-yard strike sealed the win with just below 5 minutes of regular time remaining.
McCabe, who has now scored three objectives in her previous three league video games, took the ball down on her left thigh after a cross was cleared and struck a phenomenal volley from 20 yards that dipped by means of the fingers of Sandy MacIver.
Arsenal, who have been trying to get well from a 4-1 defeat by Barcelona within the Girls’s Champions League in midweek, had dominated the sport to that time, and deservedly prolonged their lead when Wubben-Moy capitalised on three Everton defenders colliding to go a nook down into the bottom and thru the legs of MacIver.
Everton, who made 9 signings this summer time, appeared disjointed of their press and defensively and that allowed Arsenal to manage the sport. They solely failed so as to add extra objectives due to good saves from MacIver to disclaim Tobin Heath, McCabe and substitute Beth Mead.
Earlier than the sport either side and officers linked arms across the centre circle in solidarity with gamers within the US who’ve made sexual misconduct allegations in opposition to English coach Paul Riley.
Nationwide Girls’s Soccer League group North Carolina Braveness sacked Riley following the allegations, which he denies.
Arsenal are subsequent in motion in opposition to Hoffenheim within the Girls’s Champions League on Thursday, whereas Everton play at Manchester Metropolis within the League Cup on Wednesday. The WSL now takes a four-week break with the subsequent spherical of video games on 6 and seven November.
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Match ends, Arsenal Girls 3, Everton Girls 0.
Second Half ends, Arsenal Girls 3, Everton Girls 0.
Foul by Katie McCabe (Arsenal Girls).
Toni Duggan (Everton Girls) wins a free kick on the suitable wing.
Nook, Arsenal Girls. Conceded by Danielle Turner.
Try blocked. Beth Mead (Arsenal Girls) proper footed shot from the centre of the field is blocked.
Try saved. Beth Mead (Arsenal Girls) left footed shot from a troublesome angle on the suitable is saved within the centre of the purpose. Assisted by Jordan Nobbs.
Substitution, Arsenal Girls. Viktoria Schnaderbeck replaces Kim Little.
Nikita Parris (Arsenal Girls) wins a free kick within the defensive half.
Foul by Kenza Dali (Everton Girls).
Aim! Arsenal Girls 3, Everton Girls 0. Frida Maanum (Arsenal Girls) proper footed shot from exterior the field to the highest left nook.
Try missed. Beth Mead (Arsenal Girls) proper footed shot from the suitable facet of the field is excessive and huge to the left.
Jordan Nobbs (Arsenal Girls) hits the suitable publish with a proper footed shot from the suitable facet of the field. Assisted by Beth Mead.
Offside, Arsenal Girls. Katie McCabe tries a by means of ball, however Caitlin Foord is caught offside.
Nook, Everton Girls. Conceded by Katie McCabe.
Substitution, Arsenal Girls. Caitlin Foord replaces Vivianne Miedema.
Katie McCabe (Arsenal Girls) wins a free kick within the defensive half.
Foul by Toni Duggan (Everton Girls).
Try saved. Beth Mead (Arsenal Girls) left footed shot from a troublesome angle on the suitable is saved within the centre of the purpose. Assisted by Vivianne Miedema.
Foul by Leah Williamson (Arsenal Girls).