Last weekend saw the first ever professional Women’s Super League West Country derby between Yeovil Town Ladies and Bristol City Women. Would the ever-improving Lady Glovers cause my Bristol City team as many problems as these winding country roads from Wiltshire to Dorset had done to us on our journey to the ground?
Bristol’s Tanya Oxtoby. Photo: @bristolcitywfc
Two goals from Lucy Graham secure all three points. Photo: @bristolcitywfc
Yeovil’s Shannon Albuery battles for the ball. Photo: @YeovilLadiesFC
Bristol City Women: Baggaley, Dykes (C), Evans, Brown, Pattinson, Biesmans, Humphrey, Graham, Rutherford, Payne (Ayane 52’), Kemppi (Kerkdijk 82’)
Subs: Watson (GK), Johnson, Wilson, Rood, Robinson
Yeovil Town Ladies: Walsh, Goddard (Donovan 77’), Cousins, Short, Alexander, Mason, Evans, Gaylor, Albuery (Piggott 88’), Fergusson, Hetherson
Subs: Buxton, Burridge, Howard