First Team Update


Leicester City Ladies First Team have enjoyed a productive openning month of training with three games creating three wins.
On July 17th Leicester City Ladies traveled to Ilkeston and with Brant scoring a hat trick combined with further goals from Scott, Bateman, Ball, Hillier, Thomas and Burfourd resulting in an overwhelming 9-0 victory.
One week later Leicester Coty Ladies hosting Oxford United and in a close game played with a good spirit goals from Scott and Ball gave the home side another victory.
Leicester City Ladies first real test was on July 31st away to the MK Dons who has previosuly beaten Millwall Lionesses 3-1 a week prior. However two early goals from Hillier and Bateman gave Leicester City Ladies a good grip on the tie. MK Dons pulled one back before the break but Gemma Ball finished from close range to seal the victory 3-1 with ten minutes to play.
With games still to come against Corby Town, Shepshed and Sheffield FC there is still work to be done with a view to what will be a tough Midlands Combination season. However congratulations to the new squad on a great start to their 2011/12 journey.