Tigers secure first league win.


Leicester City Ladies Tigers under 12s picked up their first league victory of the season with a 5-2 triumph over Enderby Foxes.
Leicester City Ladies started well but found themselves a goal behind after five minutes.
It took five minutes for Leicester City Ladies to level the match, an Enderby Foxes goal kick was cleared by the midfield to Kim who flicked the ball over her head, turned and ran strongly into the penalty area and fired in an accurate shot.
Both side had chances to take the lead, Fran and Mica at the heart of the Leicester City Ladies defence put in some excellent work.
Beth in the Leicester City Ladies goal made a fine from an well hit Enderby Foxes free kick.
Just before half time momentum carried the Enderby Foxes goal keeper out of her area with the ball in hand, Laura quickly hit the resulting free kick into the back of the net from an acute angle to give Leicester City Ladies a 2-1 half time lead.
The second half started with a furry of goals, first Kim, for Leicester City Ladies, was rewarded for her chase of a long goal kick from Beth that caused confusion in the Enderby Foxes defence and found herself left with a simple tap in.
Enderby Foxes quickly hit back with a fine interception and powerful shot.
Laura restored Leicester City Ladies two goal advantage with another well taken free kick from the edge of the box.
The game then flowed from end to end, Lauren put in an excellent performance in defence and Shannon showed her versatility starting in defence, moving into midfield and ending up as a striker. Lacy covered every blade of grass putting in another excellent performance in midfield.
Leicester City Ladies finished the match strongly Laura almost completed her hat trick and Rhea went close before Kim completed the scoring and her hat trick with another run in to the box and accurate shot.

Team: Beth, Shannon, Fran, Lacy, Laura, Lacy, Kim, Mica, Lauren
Parents player of the match: Fran