Under 16s Win Top of Table Clash


Leicester City Ladies under 16s started the top of the table clash with Stretton Swifts in confident fashion and enjoyed plenty of possession.
The first half finished at 0-0 with both teams playing their part in what was a very competitive and skilful game.
The second half resumed and Leicester City Ladies picked up the tempo and created plenty of chances and eventually scored through Bailey getting on the end of a Boyes corner.
The game then opened up with Stretton Swifts playing their part in trying to get the equaliser.
Laura the Leicester City Ladies goalkeeper made two excellent saves but the strikers missed five clear chances to increase the lead which made it an intense last ten minutes.
Leicester City Ladies delighted manager Roger Holt commented after the game “Congratulations to both sets of players in what was a credit to the girls football game. To be honest in my opinion I thought Leicester were worthy of the victory. Well done girls, I’m proud of you all.”