Match Report | Mossley Hill Ladies 0-2 West Women
West maintain their winning run in the league, moving onto 9 points in the process.
After a quiet start, the home side found themselves down to 10 players after just 12 minutes, the ref showing a red card following a comment made towards him.
it took just a couple of minutes for West to take advantage. Ellie Caddick’s corner wasn’t cleared, Shortz had a shot blocked, the loose ball finding its way back to Ellie who drove the ball in off the underside of the bar. 1-0 to West.
5 minutes later and West doubled their lead. Another corner not cleared properly, this one breaking to Hannah Mitchell who struck it sweetly with her left foot inside the far post. 2-0 to West.
Jami had a shot saved on 22 minutes and it took a further 10 minutes for the home side to register their first shot, forcing Claire into a good save. They had more possession in West’s half but no further efforts.
West made an early change on 51 minutes. Ellie coming off, replaced by Bianca Blöchl making her West debut.
On 58 minutes H rattled the crossbar and the home defence eventually cleared. It was to be the only clear cut chance for the majority of the half.
67 minutes saw Sophie B and Sophie S replace Isha and Jami.
On 79 minutes a great cross by Sophie S was put just wide by Taylor. The home side then had another spell of possession in West’s half, forcing Claire into a couple of decent saves on 85 minutes.
The final chance fell to West, Sophie B forcing an excellent save from their keeper.
A second half of few chances but a very solid win, and a clean sheet for West.
Team: Jefferson (GK), Mason, Wilman, Caddick (Blöchl 51’), Bowett-Robinson, Edmondson, Hodges (Bracegirdle 67’), Mundell (Sumner 67’), Frisby, Mitchell, Gunn.