Win Number 17

Asfordby Amateurs kicked off  but were soon on the defensive with Leicester City Ladies having the first shot at goal however.  Asfordby Amateurs took the lead against the run of play  in the 7th minute.  City pressed and were level in the 9th minute when a ball from Megan Clements to Demi Knott for her to drive her shot past the Asfordby keeper.  With crosses coming in from both sides Leicester City Ladies started to take control a through ball to Simran Singh but was flagged offside.  Jamie Elday came on for Lauren Steadman and straight away started to cause havoc in the Asfordby defence with her runs down the wing beating two defenders to get her crosses in to the City forwards.  Jamie Carr on the run shot just over the crossbar.  In the 43rd minute Leicester City Ladies were awarded a free kick outside the Asfordby box taken by Paige Wells just over the bar
Half-Time Asfordby Amateurs  U18s 1  V   1  Leicester City Ladies U18s
Leicester City Ladies made two Subs With Carly Wilson off for C C Cooper and Laura Cole’s off for Alice Allcock,  City continued where they left off in the first half and took the lead in the 52nd minute through Simran Singh and went further ahead in the in the 55th minute when Demi Knott fired in her second goal and Leicesters third goal a minute later.  From a Leicester City Ladies  corner taken  by Megan Clements was headed home by Charlie Tatture the City defence were rarely troubled by Asfordby and in the 63rd minute a drive by C C Cooper found its way into the Asfordby net.  Carly Wilson came back on for Simran Singh, Lauren  Steadman came on for Paige Wells.   Asfordby came forward a through ball rolled through for the City keeper Chloe Park to collect.  Leicester City Ladies scored their sixth and final goal as Wilson scored from inside the Asfordby box.
Full-Time  Asfordby Amateurs U18s  1  V  6  Leicester City Ladies U18s

Cooper scores four in City 16th Win

This was City’s 16 league win of the season to secure the league title a minute in Page Wells had to come off Carly Willson came on City attacked first and were awarded a free kick taken by Megan Clements Barrow had a shot blocked by Demi Knot a corner by Clements was put into the net by a Barrow defender to give Leicester the lead a shot by a Barrow Forward was saved by the City keeper Chloe Park a free kick by Barrow went wide a cross by Jamie Elday lead to City’s second goal scored by Demi Knott Leicesters midfield started to take control runs by Connie Ingall and Jamie Elday on the wings causing havoc in the Barrow defence City’s third goal came from a cross by Knott for CC Cooper from close in Barrow had two free kicks which were cleared by the City defence Cooper added her second and Leicester’s fourth goal before half-time
Half-Time Leicester City Ladies U18s  4  V  0  Barrow Belles U18s
City subs Jamie Carr on Knott off Paige Wells on Willson off
at the start of the second half CC Cooper completed her hat-trick in the 46th minute two minutes
later Barrow Pulled one back on the break Cooper added her fourth in the 51st minute and City’s Sixth substitution Jordan Burrows on CC Cooper off a corner by Clements was met by Simran Singh to score Jamie Carr won the ball beat the Barrow defender only for the Keeper to save her shot a cross by Carr was picked up by Jordan Burrows to score Barrow pulled another goal back in the 84th minute a corner by Leicester was headed home by Charlie Tatture but was ruled out by the linesman
Another great display of superb football by the Leicester Girls

Full-Time  Leicester City Ladies U18S  8  V   2  Barrow  Belles  U18s

Leicester City Ladies reach their Eight League Cup Final in a row

Leicester kicked off a cross by Jamie Carr lead to a shot by Niamh Ruff shots by Paige Wells and Simran Singh were off target a corner by the Foxes was cleared by the city defence a shot by Jamie Carr was saved by the Foxes keeper a move down the right lead to the first goal by Loughborough Foxes in the 15th minute this spurred on the City to up their game and after some good football and several blocked shots by the Foxes defence City drew level a corner by Jamie Elday was met on the volley by Simran Singh to score on 37 minutes two minutes later C C Cooper put Leicester ahead from a cross by Jamie Elday
Half-Time  Loughborough Foxes U18s  1  V  2  Leicester City Ladies U18s
In the second half City started to take control of the match with the defence and midfield not letting anything through a shot on target by Wells saved by the keeper an attack by the Foxes was cleared for a throw in substitution Demi Knott on  in the 61st minute a minute later Demi Knott scored after a pass from Connie Ingall a corner by Jamie Elday lead to a shot on target by CC Cooper in the 68th minute Knott scored her second goal a corner by Jamie Carr was cleared by the Foxes defence Knott completed her Hat-Trick in the 71st minute to make it 5-1 to the City a shot by Loughborough was blocked Lauren Steadman it was all Leicester when in the in the 82nd minute Knott scored her fourth goal and City’s sixth after an assist from Burrows and with five minutes left CC Cooper notched her second goal and Leicesters Seventh
Full-Time  Loughborough Foxes u18s  1  V   7  Leicester City Ladies U18s