Search

Arsenal Women’s North London derby postponed

PUBLISHED: 13:13 09 February 2020 | UPDATED: 13:13 09 February 2020

Arsenal manager Joe Montemurro (pic Bradley Collyer/PA)

Arsenal manager Joe Montemurro (pic Bradley Collyer/PA)

PA Wire/PA Images

Arsenal Women’s North London derby against Super League rivals Tottenham has been postponed due to the adverse weather conditions.

A club statement read: "Our fixture against Tottenham Hotspur Women at Meadow Park today has been postponed on the grounds of crowd safety, due to extreme weather conditions.

"Please do not travel to Meadow Park. A further announcement will be made shortly."

You may also want to watch:

The Gunners had hoped to bounce back from last Sunday's dissapointing 2-1 away defeat to title rivals Manchester City.

It was set to be the first ever competitive North London derby at Meadow Park, where Arsenal ran out 6-0 winners against the Whites in a pre-season friendly fixture.

The two clubs met in the Women's Super League at the new Tottenham Hotspur Stadium in November with Joe Montemurro's side coming away with a 2-0 win infront of a record WSL crowd of 38,262.

Arsenal will be back in action on Thursday evening as they head to Chester's Deva Stadium to take on Liverpool.


If you value what this story gives you, please consider supporting the Islington Gazette. Click the link in the yellow box below for details.

Become a supporter

This newspaper has been a central part of community life for many years, through good times and bad. Coronavirus is one of the greatest challenges our community has ever faced, but if we all play our part we will defeat it. We're here to serve as your advocate and trusted source of local information.

In these testing times, your support is more important than ever. Thank you.

Most Read

Most Read

Latest from the Islington Gazette