SSE WOMEN’S FA CUP | West draw Tingley Atheltic Away – West Didsbury & Chorlton AFC

SSE WOMEN’S FA CUP | West draw Tingley Atheltic Away

West Women have been drawn away to Tingley Athletic in the Second Qualifying Round of the SSE Women’s FA Cup.

The game, set to take place on Sunday 23rd September, will see West face a trip to Wakefield to take on West Riding County League side who finished last season as Champions collecting and impressive 46 points from 48 available in the process.

Tingley reached the first the second qualifying round beating North East Women’s Regional League South side Altofts 1-0 after extra-time in the preliminary qualifying round. They followed that up with an impressive 4-0 win over NEWRFL Division One South Champions Harrogate Town at home.

West reached the second qualifying round following a comprehensive 5-2 win away to Manchester Stingers through goals from Hannah Mitchell, Rachael Dunlop, Shauna Emdondson (2) and El Powles.

This is the second time West have entered the competition, it took a penalty shoot out to advance from this stage last season following a 2-2 draw with Blackpool. Following some goalkeeping heroics from Claire Jefferson West advanced thanks to the penalties of Amy Friel and Chaneece Reeves.