Chelsea donate Women’s Super League prize money to charity


Chelsea did not lose a Women’s Super League match during the curtailed 2019-20 season

Chelsea are to donate their prize money for winning the Women’s Super League to a charity which supports women and children experiencing domestic abuse.

Chelsea were named champions on Friday, when final places in the curtailed 2019-20 WSL season were decided on a points-per-game basis.

The £100,000 first prize will be given to Refuge.

Manager Emma Hayes said it is “a charity that is close to the hearts and minds of the women’s team”.

She continued: