The Football Association has confirmed that Sky Sports and the BBC have made their February broadcast selections for the Barclays FA Women’s Super League ahead of the international break at the end of the month, with Arsenal and Manchester United set to kick things off on Saturday 5 February.
The match between the Gunners and Red Devils at Meadow Park will kick-off at 12.30pm on Sky Sports Premier League, which will be the second meeting between the two clubs in just a few weeks, with their FA Women’s Continental Tyres League Cup quarter-final due to be played tomorrow.
Also included in February picks is Chelsea v Manchester City on the following day (6 February), with the match at Kingsmeadow kicking-off at 12.30pm on BBC Two.
The following weekend will see the current top two, Arsenal and Chelsea, face off under the lights as the London rivals meet at Kingsmeadow on Friday 11 February on Sky Sports Premier League – with the match kicking-off at 7.45pm.
To conclude the weekend, another huge match will determine whether Manchester is Red or Blue when Manchester City host Manchester United at The Academy Stadium on Sunday 13 February on BBC Two. The match will kick-off at 12.30pm.
The full selection of picks can be seen below, with matches not selected for broadcast available to watch live via the FA Player. All highlights and full match replays will be available on the platform the following day.
The FA will continue to show one match per week on its streaming service, The FA Player, from The FA Women’s Championship. Fixtures for February can be seen below. Matches not selected will have full match highlights the following day.
Matches selected for broadcast are as follows:
Barclays FA Women’s Super League
|5 February||Arsenal v Manchester United||12:30||Meadow Park||Sky Sports Premier League
|6 February||Chelsea v Manchester City||12:30||Kingsmeadow||BBC Two|
|11 February||Chelsea v Arsenal||19:45||
|Sky Sports Premier League|
|13 February||Manchester City v Manchester United||12:30||Academy Stadium||BBC Two|
FA Women’s Championship (All FA Player)
|6 February||Charlton Athletic v Watford||14:00||VCD Athletic|
|13 February||Crystal Palace v London City Lionesses||14:00||Bromley FC|
All fixtures for the upcoming Barclays FA Women’s Super League and FA Women’s Championship season can be viewed here.