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Met put out Swansea on penalties
The quarter finals of the Genero Adran Trophy took centre stage on Sunday and the tie of the round saw the top two in the Premier Division meet each other.
Swansea City were the winners of the League Cup in the Welsh Premier Women’s League last season but found themselves with a tough tie away to Cardiff Met Women and the game was as close as anticipated. Emily Allen gave Met the lead from the penalty spot shortly before half time and a minute later, Swansea were back on level terms thanks to Chloe Chivers. The second half could not produce a winner, therefore taking the match to penalties, where Met goalkeeper Annabel Sweeney saved two kicks, leaving captain Stephanie Turner to slot home the winning penalty and book her side’s place in the last four, sending the holders out in the process.
One of the other ties also went all the way to penalties, at Abgergavenny Town after the home side had battled out a goalless draw with Aberystwyth Town. Abergavenny were the last remaining team from outside the top flight but it was to end in disappointment for them, Aberystwyth goalkeeper Ffion Ashman making two saves as her team triumphed 4-
Cardiff City Women are the other team who are through to the semi finals after they defeated Barry Town Utd 4-
The other quarter final between The New Saints and Port Talbot Town was postponed and will be played this coming Sunday.
The draw for the semi finals has handed Aberystwyth Town a home tie with Cardiff City Women, whilst Cardiff Met Women will be away to the winners of the TNS-
In the North Division, CPDG Pwllheli moved to within a single point of Bethel Ladies after beating them 1-
One match was also played in the South Division, Briton Ferry Llansawel winning 2-