Return to Winning Ways


Leicester City Ladies kicked off and from the start took the lead in the first minute a ball down the right for Demi to score. Birstall United pushed forward and a challenge by Rowena set up an attack which found a pass to Annie to score the second goal in the fourth minute. Birstall United had a shot on goal which was cleared by the City defence, Leicester City Ladies then had a couple of shots after some excellent midfield play. Birstall United replied with a couple of shots one off target and one on target which the City keeper saved. Leicester City Ladies started to take control of the midfield and in the 34th minute went further ahead when Niamh collected a pass on the right and cut inside to score.
HALF TIME LEICESTER CITY U16S 3 V 0 BIRSTALL UNITED U16S
Birstall United kicked off the second half and a long ball to their forward who had a shot that went wide in the 41st minute Leicester City Ladies played the ball into Simran in midfield who beat a Birstall defender to add to City’s lead. Leicester City Ladies defence were strong in their tackling as Birstall United came into the game but City hit them on the counter attack in the 49th minute Demi increased the lead with her second goal. As Birstall United kept battling away however in the 59th minute after a move between Jamies and Connie Leicester City Ladies scored again and added another two minutes later with a lofted shot over the keeper.
Birstall United continued to attack down the left and won a couple
of throw ins which a shot went wide of the City post for a goal kick. Leicester City Ladies added three further goals through Connie in the 66th and 74th minutes and in the last minute a cross into the area was finished by Jamie.
FULL TIME LEICESTER CITY LADIES U16S 11 V 0 BIRSTALL UNITED GIRLS U16S