Women's Football News

 
 
Women's Football News, Print, Web and TV Media
Latest News Women's Football TV News Archive Search Get the Mag

 
Share page on Social Media:   f  Share     t     G+   find us on Twitter: @wssmagnews
 
Women's Football News
 

Women's Soccer Scene
Shiers delight for AFC Bournemouth
 Women's Football English County and other Leagues News - 28 Apr 2017
 
English County and other Leagues News - Shiers delight for AFC Bournemouth - 28 Apr 2017 - Women's Football NewsAFC Bournemouth 1 Eastleigh 0
AFC Bournemouth triumphed at the end of a hard fought Hampshire County Women's League Invitation Cup Final against Eastleigh at Winchester City FC's Denplan Stadium.
 
A single first half goal from Kerry Shiers settled a gruelling encounter on a warm afternoon marked by frequent stoppages for injury, especially in a second half which lasted over an hour.
 
The two teams, second and third in Division One, cancelled each other out for much of the opening period played at an impressive tempo. Chloe Tape went very close in the 12th minute with a free kick from the edge of the area which was deflected against the post and away for a corner. Shiers broke clear on the right on 24 minutes and finished confidently past advancing keeper Lauren Medhurst for the opener.
 
Sam Hide had a good effort on the turn well held by Bournemouth keeper Kate Guthrie on the half hour but in general both defences did a good job to keep chances to a minimum. Eastleigh's Kim Whitcombe hit the top of the bar with an inswinging corner on 38 minutes and Bournemouth netted after a super counter attack but Rosie Eden's pass found Terri Harvey in an offside position five minutes before the pause.
 
Shiers went close to a second on 51 minutes but was denied by Medhurst. A worrying neck injury to Eastleigh's Amy Wakefield led to a fifteen minute break in play but thankfully the experienced midfielder was eventually able to be assisted from the field.
 
The game became increasingly open as Eastleigh pressed for an equaliser. Player of the match Guthrie made several good saves and Eastleigh's Paige Seeley shot over from a good position. At the other end Eden made a fine run into the area but drove a shot into the side netting.
 
Medhurst twice saved well to keep Eastleigh's hopes alive whilst Bournemouth's Charlie Callear made two fine tackles to stop Whitcombe in dangerous positions. One final interception by Zoe Ramshaw frustrated an Eastleigh attack and saw Bournemouth through to the hardest fought of victories.
 
Twice winners of the HCWL Junior Cup since their foundation in 2012, A F C Bournemouth have now added the Invitation Cup to their honours whilst the re-formed Eastleigh team, only in their debut season. have also performed admirably in all competitions.
 
AFC Bournemouth:
 
Kate Guthrie, Chloe Longworth, Jess Marshallsay-Spiller, Zoe Ramshaw, Charlie Callear, Emma Davis, Sammie Humphries, Kerry Shiers, Chloe Tape, Rosie Eden, Terri Harvey. Subs: Helen Corbin, Beth Perdrisat, Sian Tilly, Nicole Greenwood.
 
Eastleigh:
 
Lauren Medhurst, Lauren Hill, Nicky Beeton, Kirsten Williams, Paige Seeley, Hollie Agombar, Leah Shave, Amy Wakefield, Kim Whitcombe, San Hide, Chelsea Owton. Subs: Emma Hoggett, Carys Thornton, Lauren Stone, Tash Conczak.
 
(Report by Patrick Higgins)
 
Photos by www.jamesprickett.co.uk:
 
(top) Amy Wakefield battles for the ball with Chloe Tape
(middle) Carys Thornton hooks the ball away from Terri Harvey
(bottom) Rosie Eden tries to get past a challenge from Carys Thornton

 
 back to TOP


 
 
 
 
 
 

 
Women's Soccer Scene Media ©
 
LiveNews HEADLINES
 
on mobile   wssNews.co.uk 
 

 
Loading...
 
 
 
 
 

 

 
 
Womens Football TV
 
Latest wssTV  
 

 

 
Womens Football Magazine
 
Womens Football Magazine


 
Womens Soccer Secene Media

 
Safe For Kids

 
Discount Football Kits

 
Women's Football Advertising

 
Womens Football News send your story photos and video

 
Women's Football Advertising

 
News Archive
News 2017-2018
News 2016-2017
News 2015-2016
News 2014-2015
News 2013-2014
News 2012-2013
News 2011-2012
Women's World Cup 2011
News 2010-2011
News 2009-2010
News 2008-2009
News 2007-2008
Women's World Cup 2007
News 2006-2007
News 2005-2006
News Euro 2005
News 2004-2005
News 2003-2004

 
Women's Sport Search
 
Women's Sport Search

 
Women's Football Advertising

 
Women's Football History

 
THREE LIONS ON HER SHIRT

 
FA Womens Football Awards

 
BBC Sport Women's Football

 
Women's Football Advertising

 
Football Foundation

 
FREE CHILDRENS STORIES


 
Total page reads:

© designed, created, hosted and managed by  WWW Support Services   (click for info)