Birmingham Ladies pressured to pay £500 to play their dwelling recreation with Man Metropolis on the FA’s base after Blues had 4 matches postponed resulting from their shoddy pitch… however membership insist floor IS playable and worry transfer will hand Metropolis a bonus
- Birmingham Metropolis Ladies must pay £500 to play at St George’s Park
- Their match with Man Metropolis has been moved from their dwelling of Damson Park
- They’ve had 4 matches postponed resulting from their enjoying floor this season
- The membership are livid and imagine the transfer provides Man Metropolis a bonus
The membership have needed to postpone 4 video games resulting from a frozen and waterlogged pitch at their dwelling of Damson Park, which they share with Nationwide League aspect Solihull Moors.
The Blues additionally say their pitch is completely playable this weekend and are livid they’ve been ordered to maneuver the governing physique.
Birmingham Metropolis Ladies are being pressured to pay £500 to play their dwelling match with Manchester Metropolis on the FA’s St George’s Park
They’ve had 4 video games postponed resulting from a frozen and waterlogged pitch at Damson Park
They insist that the transfer provides a transparent benefit to Man Metropolis, with 9 of their gamers having been based mostly at St George’s with the England group this week. It’s also thought the membership will keep over forward of this weekend’s fixture
The row underlines the poor enjoying circumstances for the ladies’s recreation, which have prompted havoc to the WSL at a time when the boys’s two elite divisions have performed on.
Birmingham, who ground-share with Nationwide League aspect Solihull Moors, have performed the fewest video games of any group within the division. The membership noticed their video games with Man Metropolis and Everton postponed in December, with the latter cancelled for a second time in January.
Birmingham imagine the transfer to St George’s might be an enormous profit to Manchester Metropolis
Their recreation with Aston Villa earlier this month was known as off simply 5 minutes earlier than kick-off due to a frozen pitch.
The Blues see their pitch as a leveller, with the smoother enjoying floor at St George’s more likely to play into the palms of Gareth Taylor’s footballing aspect.
The FA mentioned different dwelling matches are underneath an ongoing overview however weren’t in a position to touch upon the prices of shifting Sunday’s fixture.