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Beth Mead: Arsenal forward wins Women’s Super League Player of the Month award for September
October 14, 2021
Arsenal’s Beth Mead has been named the Girls’s Tremendous League Participant of the Month for September.
The England worldwide, 26, has loved a powerful begin to the 2021/22 marketing campaign, registering three objectives and three assists and serving to the Gunners’ league problem get off to an ideal begin with 5 wins from 5 video games.
Two objectives in a 3-2 win over defending champions Chelsea within the opening sport of the season have been adopted by one other within the 4-0 victory away at Studying.
Mead additionally made it onto the scoresheet on worldwide responsibility for England final month, netting in a 8-0 victory over North Macedonia in a Girls’s World Cup qualifier.
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Mead says competitors for locations at Arsenal has helped her “discover one other gear” this season
Mead has featured in the entire Gunners’ video games this season and beat off an array of in-form nominees to scoop the award.
Aston Villa’s Remi Allen, Inessa Kaagman of Brighton, Chelsea duo Sam Kerr and Fran Kirby, Mead’s Arsenal team-mate Viv Miedema, and Tottenham’s Shelina Zadorsky have been additionally named on the seven-woman shortlist.
Mead instructed Sky Sports activities Information: “Thanks for everybody who voted for me, I’m honoured and these are the kinds of awards that you just wish to be successful individually.
“It implies that my soccer is in a superb place so I respect everybody who voted for me and towards prime, prime opposition.
“I feel I am refreshed, clearly there was the frustration of not going to the Olympics and I had the day without work to search out myself and my soccer once more.
“I had my head on in pre-season I wished to get my health ranges up. I do know I’ve obtained the flexibility to do issues on the pitch however I wanted to get my head screwed again on and got here into this season feeling actually good.
“I am having fun with my soccer and that is been displaying.”
Reflecting on the summer season additions of Tobin Heath and Nikita Parris and the competitors for the ahead positions in Jonas Eidevall’s squad, Mead stated the brand new arrivals have helped enhance her personal performances.
“The power in depth that now we have is unimaginable,” she added.
“The previous couple of seasons we have not had that and we have been unfortunate with accidents… for me it has been the very best factor potential.
“A little bit of competitors has made me kick into one other gear, I do know that in coaching I’ve obtained to be doing the very best issues on the pitch and the competitiveness in coaching is a joke proper now, however for me individually it is made me higher.”