Tigers hit Seven


Leicester City Ladies Tigers went into their under 13s league game against Whitwick Wolves with only nine players available, but got off to a great start Laura turning in a corner inside the first two minutes to give Tigers the lead.
Leicester City Ladies Tigers continued to attack, Laura heading against the bar from another corner and Shannon went close on several occasions including one ruled out for offside.
Leicester City Ladies Tigers defence of Sabine, Lauren and Fran were all in fine form keeping Whitwick Wolves away from their goal.
The constant pressure on the Whitwick Wolves goal produced a second goal when Lacy lashed in a cross/shot that creped in at the near post.
Shannon added Leicester City Ladies Tigers third with a fine finish at the end of a long solo run, and Jade nearly added a fourth just before half time.
The second half started with Leicester City Ladies Tigers on the attack again from the kick off and added their fourth goal when Laura dribbled through the Whitwick Wolves defence and fired an unstoppable shot into the top of the net.
Whitwick Wolves to their credit continued to play good football but found Tigers defence in top form giving stand in keeper Kim, who put in a solid performance, a quite afternoon.
Leah making her debut for Leicester City Ladies Tigers almost added a goal that would a capped an excellent performance.
Jade covered every blade of grass for Leicester City Ladies Tigers helping out the defence and then appearing in attack to set up Shannon in space on the right who then used her pace to glide passed the defence round the keeper and slot the ball home into the empty net.
The next time Shannon collected the ball her hat track was the only thing on her mind as she set off towards goal, reached the edge of the box before unleashing a powerful shot into the back of the net.
Lacy added Leicester City Ladies Tigers seventh goal shortly before the end, a good team performance every player performed their well and lasted the whole match.

Player of the Match: Shannon

Team: Kim, Sabine, Lauren, Fran, Lacy, Jade, Leah, Laura and Shannon