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Arsenal retain the Conti Cup - and end Chelsea's quadruple dreams!

Drama in the Conti Cup final as Jonas Eidevall and Emma Hayes got into a heated exchange on the touchline - but Chelsea's quadruple hopes are over! Lianne Sanderson and her former Gunners teammate Gilly Flaherty look back on how the first trophy of the season was won. You'll hear exclusively from Alessia Russo after the Arsenal striker won her first ever domestic trophy. Ella Toone also told talkSPORT what it means to her to become the first women's player to score 50 goals for Man United! Plus, Lionesses legend and Southampton Women's coach Marianne Spacey joins the show to discuss this season's super close title-race in the Championship!

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    It's five in a row for Chelsea, as Emma Hayes bows out of her time at the club by lifting yet another WSL trophy! Lianne Sanderson is joined by none other than Liverpool Women manager Matt Beard to reflect on a huge final weekend in the WSL which saw the Blues triumph on goal difference on the final day! They will also discuss Liverpool's impressive 4th place finish in the league and find out how Beard has spearheaded such an impressive season. Find out who Beard's player of the season is and which former Lioness he wishes he could sign to his team! Plus, the head of women's football at Wrexham FC joins the show to break down how the Welsh side are getting on and what a difference the investment from Ryan Reynolds and Rob McElhinney have made. 
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    44:51
    Lianne Sanderson is joined by sports broadcaster and huge Arsenal fan Pippa Monique as they reflect on Manchester United's historic win over Spurs in the FA Cup final at Wembley. They also get stuck into previewing a huge final week in the WSL with the title race potentially going down to goal difference if Chelsea beat Spurs on Wednesday. They also react to the breaking news that Vivianne Miedema will be leaving Arsenal at the end of the season. And finally, Lianne exclusively speaks to former professional footballer-turned Burnley FC investor, Kealia Watt.
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    41:44
    It's not over until it's over! As Man City stumble, Chelsea fight their way back into the WSL title race with a huge 8-0 win over Bristol City. Lianne Sanderson is joined by former Arsenal and Chelsea player and Welsh international Helen Ward to reflect on an explosive weekend in the WSL. Emma Hayes tells talkSPORT just what her last home game with Chelsea meant to her. Plus, history beckons at Wembley Stadium for Man United and Tottenham as the FA Cup is guaranteed to have a new winner this weekend. You'll hear exclusively from Aoife Mannion, Charlotte Grant and Rosella Ayane ahead of that huge game!
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    46:46
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    44:24
    Lianne Sanderson is joined by Crystal Palace manager Laura Kaminksi as her side pretty much bagged themselves a place in the WSL with a huge win over Lewes on Sunday. They'll discuss Laura's time at the club and how she's navigated the Women's Championship this season. They also got stuck into some of the big WSL results from the weekend and Chelsea's incredible away win over Barcelona in the first leg of their Champions League Semi Final. Finally Lianne is joined by Women Kick Ball's Jackie Gutierrez to discuss all the transfers in the NWSL.
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    As the title race heats up, should there be VAR in the WSL? Lianne Sanderson and North Carolina Courage goalkeeping coach Nathan Thackeray discuss all that and more! You'll hear from one of the absolute greats of the game - Brazil's all-time top scorer, Marta! Arsenal's Kim Little and Frida Maanum and Chelsea's Ashley Lawrence also exclusively preview their huge Conti Cup final this weekend against Chelsea. Plus, Newcastle United captain Amber-Keegan Stobbs talks about their upward trajectory as the club eye promotion to the Women's Championship!