A late Beth Mead goal was cancelled out by an even later own goal by Carlotte Wubben-Moy as Arsenal drew 1-1 at home to Chelsea after an enthralling derby in the FA Women’s Super League on Sunday.

Arsenal thought it had the game won when Dutch forward Vivianne Miedema beat centre-back Millie Bright for pace before squaring the ball for Mead to ram home from close range in the 86th minute.


The Gunners’ joy was short-lived, however, as Chelsea’s Danish striker Pernille Harder fired a cross that deflected off defender Wubben-Moy and into the net in the final minute of normal time.

Chelsea almost stole all three points in stoppage time, but Sam Kerr’s lob bounced just wide of the far post.


The draw left Arsenal second on 16 points after seven games, one behind Manchester United, which came from two goals down to draw 2-2 with Manchester City on Saturday. Defending champion Chelsea is…

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