First through to Semi Finals


League Cup quarter finals
LCLFC 3-2 Rotherham

After two defeats Leicester City Ladies needed a performance and the players proved a point to the rest of the Midland Combination teams by being the first domestic team to beat the league leaders all season.
In a thrilling cup tie Leicester City Ladies battling qualities saw them through to the semi finals against Loughbrough Students in early March.

Rotherham took the lead on twenty minutes with a fine finish into the top corner, both team started the game well and Leicester City Ladies could be considered a little unlucky to be 0-1 down at the interval.
Second half was a great game for the neutral and an even better one for the home side as they flew out the traps and a Walton penalty followed by a Carmy solo goal put Leicester City Ladies 2-1 up within the hour.
Rotherham were shook but soon got themselves together and levelled the score on 70 minutes.
The game was open but Leicester City Ladies looked the most likely however it looked extra time was looming for both team, but with three minutes to go Kim Walton chipped the keeper from the edge of the box to send Leicester City Ladies into the semi finals.

All Leicester City Ladies players were fantastic all game and did the club proud and for their efforts they are 90 minutes away from a second cup final this year having already made the County Cup final, what a remarkable season that would be for Leicester City Ladies who survived relegation by 1 point only eight months ago.

Player of the match- Annie Rudlkin