West Ham United Women’s International Round-up – October

It was a busy worldwide interval for a number of of the West Ham United Women’s staff, with a number of jetting off to characterize their international locations throughout the globe. 

No fewer than ten gamers joined up with their nationwide staff’s over the previous week, as we spherical-off the perfect of the motion from pleasant matches, all over to World Cup qualifiers. 

Dagný Brynjarsdóttir was heading in the right direction in each of Iceland’s matches in opposition to Czech Republic and Cyprus of their newest World Cup qualifiers. 

Stelpurnar okkar put 4 previous the Czechs on Friday night, with Brynjarsdóttir dealing with off in opposition to staff-mate Kateřina Svitková on the worldwide stage. 

On Tuesday afternoon, Brynjarsdóttir scored the opener in opposition to Cyprus in Reykjavík, as they smashed house 5 in opposition to their opponents, who’re at the moment ranked 126th on this planet rankings. 

The 30-12 months-outdated midfielder can be delighted to be again amongst the objectives for her nation, as she gained her 91st cap for her nation. 

Elsewhere, Hawa Cissoko made her return to the French National Team for the primary time since 2017 and got here of the bench of their 5-0 away win over Kazahkstan on the Astana Arena. 

The Parisian entered the sphere simply after the break with France already 4 objectives to the nice and was strong as France made it three wins from their first three video games in Group A. 

Adriana Leon and Anna Leat confronted off in opposition to each other in Canada, because the North American outfit performed their first matches again on house soil after successful Gold on the 2020 Tokyo Olympics this summer season. 

Leon scored twice of their opening pleasant match in opposition to the Kiwi’s after which grabbed the winner within the second fixture of Canada’s ‘homecoming celebration.’

Leat featured within the second of the 2 matches, enjoying the complete 90 minutes as her aspect misplaced by a solitary purpose to the Canadians. 

Australia lastly made their lengthy-awaited return to house soil, as they performed two pleasant matches in opposition to Brazil. 

Tameka Yallop performed in each video games, serving to her staff-mates to a 3-1 victory within the first contest, with the edges drawing the second recreation 2-2 after Brazil clawed their approach again from two objectives down. Mackenzie Arnold wasn’t concerned in both match for the Matildas. 

Lisa Evans featured in each of Scotland’s World Cup qualifying matches, approaching in its place of their 2-0 victory over Hungary, earlier than shedding to Sweden of their second match of the worldwide break.

Mel Filis performed the complete 90 minutes for England U23s of their 1-0 away victory over Belgium in Tubize. Katie Robinson scored the one purpose of the sport with half-hour to play because the Young Lionesses secured victory on their return to motion. 

Lucy Parker was an unused substitute in Belgium. 

Full Results: 

Australia 3-1 BrazilAustralia 2-2 BrazilBelgium U23s 0-1 England U23s Canada 5-1 New ZealandCanada 1-0 New ZealandFrance 11-0 EstoniaHungary 0-2 ScotlandIceland 4-0 Czech RepublicIceland 5-0 CyprusKazakhstan 0-5 FranceSweden 2-0 Scotland*Bold signifies a West Ham United Women’s participant was within the match-day squad. The subsequent worldwide break that our gamers could possibly be concerned in will happen between 23 November – 1 December 2021. The Hammers will now put together for our upcoming conflict in opposition to Arsenal, as Olli Harder’s aspect journey to the LV Bet Meadow Park Stadium. Tickets for the match in opposition to the Gunners are on sale, and could be bought by clicking right here.  


Recommended For You

About the Author: Dave

Leave a Reply