RSS News Feed

Latest Cup News

Posted 13th May 2010, 06:37 in
League Cups

Celtic Claim First Trophy

Celtic defeated Spartans 4-1, to lift the Scottish Premier League Cup.

Jo Love gave Celtic the lead on 22 minutes, in front of a crowd of over 500 at Ainslie Park, Edinburgh. Controlling Rebecca Bisland's cross, she volleyed home the first of her brace.

It was 2-0 by the break, after Christie Murray doubled the Hoops' advantage with a 20-yard strike on 39 minutes.

Murray added another timely goal, 6 minutes after the restart, chipping keeper Jo Hutchison from the edge of the box.

Love made it 4-0 on 58 minutes, Suzanne Grant picking her out with a pass, which she lifted over the out-rushing keeper and turned in after a rebound off the bar.

Claire Crosbie netted a consolation goal for Spartans on 85 minutes but Celtic were able to celebrate a first cup in only their fourth year.

Pictured: Celtic celebrate second goal (above), Jo Love is denied by Jo Hutchison (right). (Lorraine Hill)

Back to League Cups
Jill Roord: Netherlands can go far at EURO 2017
Jen O'Neill
Whether on the pitch or in her career in general, young Dutch star Jill Roord is not one for standing around, waiting for things to happen... Read more


Who will win FAWSL 2?

Please select from the below choices...

  • She Kicks