Arsenal v Birmingham City: Women’s Super League – live!

Can anyone stop Arsenal? It doesn’t really look that way but if anyone can then it may well be Birmingham. That’s what makes this an absolutely huge game in this season’s WSL calendar – Joe Montemurro’s Gunners sit five points clear of Marc Skinner’s Blues and boast a 100% record, thanks in no small part to the awesome firepower provided by Vivianne Miedema. She’s scoring at a rate of 49 minutes per goal! But if Birmingham can subdue her today and steal the points then the title race starts to get very interesting indeed.

Don’t expect an all-singing, all-dancing performance from the away side – they’ve scored six in six games while Arsenal have bagged 31 (THIRTY-ONE) – but they’re excellent at keeping things tight and could quickly turn this into an awkward lunchtime for the hosts. And if Arsenal to run away with it then the clamour to crown them champions-elect will simply grow louder.

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