UK time is: 06:55:40
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

'If It's Football, It's Vital'

Owls Ladies Humbled By Everton

Sheffield Wednesday Ladies took a break from league action but bowed out of the Tesco Women's Premier League Cup with a 5-0 thumping at home to Everton.

Premier League Everton, who included a number of England international stars, were in control throughout the match at Worksop Town and deservedly progressed to the next round.

Gwen Harris opened the scoring just two minutes into the game to set the early tone for the match.

But, although Everton enjoyed long spells of possession, they failed to add to their tally before the interval, with the Wednesday defence more than holding their own.

The second half started with a fast pace, with both teams enjoying possession, but it was Tash Dowie who found the back of the net to double Everton's lead and give them control of the tie.

Jody Handley bagged the visitors third as Wednesday looked for a way back into the clash, and Dowie went on to add two more goals to complete her hat-trick.

Owls chairman Jeff Maslin said: 'I was absolutely delighted with todays performance and I think each member of our squad showed they had the right to be on the same pitch as theses internationals.

'I would also like to thank all the Everton players and staff for their professionalism after the game when approached for autographs by a horde of young supporters. It was an absolute pleasure in hosting them and we wish them well with their european and league campaigns. They are a credit to the Womens game.'




Use your social login to comment on front page articles. Login using you Facebook, Twitter, Google or LinkedIn accounts and have your say!



*Try Vital Mobile FOR FREE for the latest news, scores, fixtures and so much more*

Click here to join in the debate on the club forum.

The Journalist

Writer: Nick Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Sunday September 13 2009

Time: 11:24PM

 

Have Your Say

Log in...
with your social network     OR     with your Vital account

Recent Sheffield Wednesday Articles

International call-up for Owls stopper (Thursday August 21 2014)

Gray frustrated by Millwall late show (Wednesday August 20 2014)

Kids quids in for Millwall clash (Monday August 18 2014)

Owls to face Clarets in League Cup (Wednesday August 13 2014)

Wednesday 3-0 Notts County (Tuesday August 12 2014)

Fans To March Demanding Fairer Prices (Tuesday August 12 2014)

Ticket offers for County cup clash (Tuesday August 12 2014)

What a difference a year makes (Monday August 11 2014)

Archived Sheffield Wednesday Articles

List All Vital Wednesday Articles
Have your say
Click here to suggest an article
Click here to suggest a poll

Vital Members League (view all)

League Results (view all)

Latest Results
Sheff Wed 1 - 1 Millwall
Sheff Wed 0 - 0 Derby County
Brighton 0 - 1 Sheff Wed

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
7. Watford 3 2 0 1 2 6
8. Middlesbrough 3 2 0 1 2 6
9. Wolves 3 2 0 1 1 6
10. Sheff Wed 3 1 2 0 1 5
11. Ipswich 3 1 1 1 0 4
12. Reading 3 1 1 1 0 4
13. Brentford 3 1 1 1 0 4

Breaking League News

Any Previous? - Latics v Blackpool
Wigan : 22/08/2014 06:00:00
Cherries travel to Blackburn
Bournemouth : 21/08/2014 20:16:00
Injury update on Ward & Francis
Bournemouth : 21/08/2014 20:10:00
LUFC Watford v Leeds United Team News
Leeds Utd : 21/08/2014 20:00:00
Cherries Away Days: Blackburn
Bournemouth : 21/08/2014 19:59:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

How Will Wednesday do this season?
Suggested By:  
Top 2 12%
Play-offs 25%
Mid-table 56%
Relegation scrap 5%
Relegated 2%