Unbeaten Run Continues


Leicester City Ladies unbeaten run continued with victory in the league visit to Radcliffe Olympic.
The game started badly for Leicester City ladies as a mistake gifted Radcliffe an early lead.
Leicester City Ladies continued to make uncharacteristic mistakes but finally managed to get back into the game when fine work out wide from Helen Rudkin found Kate Bateman in the box to level the score before the break.
In the second half Leicester City Ladies were much better and on a terribly bobbly pitch started to win their individuals battles.
Nicole Carvell popped up on the hour mark to give Leicester City Ladies the lead with a fine finish from inside the box. Keeper Catt kept Leicester City Ladies in it at times but all round the team stood firm against the direct play of the home team.
Manager Matt Cook commented after the game “Overall a game of two halves, A very unlike Leicester first half performance was followed up by a battling fine performance in the second and now City have back to back wins for the first time this season.”
Leicester City Ladies player of the match – Kate Bateman