Chelsea 6-0 Bristol City: The Facts

The Blues got off to a storming start to the league season on Sunday, but what might you have missed?

  • Drew Spence scored the first ever goal at Kingsmeadow
  • Spence is the club’s top scorer in the calendar year of 2017 (eight in all comps)
  • Her next goal will be her 20th for the club

Spence (left) celebrates with Davison | Source: Chelsea Ladies FC

  • Last year’s top assist maker, Karen Carney, bagged a hattrick of assists on Sunday
  • Maren Mjelde doubled her total goal tally for the club (two on Sunday, four in total)
  • Magda Eriksson and Maria Thorisdottir made their debuts both for Chelsea and in the FAWSL
  • Eriksson scored on her debut – the last Chelsea players to do that were Ramona Bachmann and Crystal Dunn in March of this year
WSL Chelsea v Bristol City - 24 Sep 2017

Eriksson celebrates | Source: FAWSL

  • Hedvig Lindahl made her 40th start for the club – also her 40th appearance
  • Hannah Blundell made her 70th start, and 80th appearance
  • Katie Chapman made her 70th appearance
  • Gilly Flaherty’s next start will be her 70th

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