Hamilton 4-2 Glasgow Girls
- Crucial game in the title race (Kick-off: 4pm)
- Glasgow Girls 1st and Hamilton 2nd
- Hamilton will overtake Glasgow Girls with a win due to a better goal difference
All Times British Summer Time (BST)
So Hamilton go top after a cruical 4-2 win over GLasgow Girls. They were superb in the first half, and Glasgow Girls could never find a way back in the second half after they made it 4-2.
Curtis is picked out in the box, but her tame shot is easily saved.
Another free-kick for Glasgow Girls, this time 30 yards out. Once agaiin McManus’ shot is just over
Glasgow Girls has a free-kick, 25 yards out on the left. McManus’ effort is dipping and it just dips over the bar
89 mins Glasgow Girls Sub
Sarah Curtis replaces Lauren Evans whose injured
86 mins – Hamilton Sub
7 replaces 8
McGuiness’ shot at the near post stings the hands of the keeper who manages to parry it away from Emma Lyons.
80 mins – Glasgow Girls Sub
Maxine Fury replaces Chloe Docherty
78 mins – Hamilton Sub
9 replaces Lori Gardner
What a tackle. Gardner plays Allen into the box but she’s denied by a last-gasp tackle from Megan Logan.
Glasgow Girls win a corner. McManus’ first delivery si cleared behind. Her second sees Coleman commite a foul
Corner for Hamilton, cleared by Glasgow Girls. The visitors struggling to impose themselves again
Close again for Hamilton. McGuiness down the left, crosses to Garnder. She mishits her shot and it is blocked by Logan. Lyons can’t get her shot off.
Close for Hamilton. Amy Anderson’s through-ball finds McGuinness in the box and her shot is superbly tipped around the post
69 mins – Hamilton Sub
Amy Allen replaces Megan Quinn
69 mins – Glasgow Girls Sub
32 replaces Hay
Hamilton win their first corner of the half. Inglis’ delivery comes to nothing after a foul is spotted by an Accies player.
McGuiness breaks down the left and sets up Gardner, but her shot is blocked. A scramble ensues but Glasgow Girls clears
65 mins – Glasgow Girls Yellow Card
Lauren Coleman is booked after kicking the ball away after Glasgow Girls concede a free-kick
McManus tries from 30 yards, but her effort goes wide.
Glasgow Girls win a free-kick on the left. McGuire’s ball in is headed clear for a throw-in by the corner flag.
Corner for Glasgow Girls. McManus plays a one-two with Evans and the cross is eventually cleared. All the visitors at the moment
56 mins – Hamilton sub
Emma Lyons replaces Mhairi Lyle
55 mins – GOAL Hamilton 4-2 GLASGOW GIRLS (Lauren Evans)
Is the comeback on? McManus plays Evans through and on the edge of the box she bets the keeper with a great finish.
Chance for Glasgow Girls as Sam McManus stabbed shot is easily saved
51 mins – Glasgow Girls Sub
Samantha Davies replaces Emma Malavin.
Glasgow Girls are now playing three at the back with Docherty operating as a forward
Good positive start from Glasgow Girls. Chloe Docherty’s cross is nearly deflected into her own goal by Amie McGill, but the deflections goes over. From McManus’ corner, Glasgow Girls want a penalty for handball but nothing is given.
Glasgow Girls get the second half underway
HALF-TIME Hamilton Academical 4-1 Glasgow Girls
So, what a half from Hamilton. As it stands, they will be top of the table. Glasgow Girls has struggled to implement themselves onto the game, but they are going to be hampered by having to play Melissa Storrie in goal who is normally a centre-back.
45+1 mins – GOAL Hamilton 4-1 GLASGOW GIRLS (Georgie McTear)
Glasgow Girls win a corner. McManus’ delivery is flapped by Fleming allowing Georgie McTear to head the ball over the line. Last action of the half.
Another corner for Hamilton. This time the keeper claims the ball.
Another corner and Inglis tries to replicate thte delivery from the third goal, but just overhits it.
Glasgow Girls win a free-kick. McGuire’s delivery is cleared to the wing where Ferrol picks up the ball, but she can’t creat a chance
39 mins – GOAL HAMILTON 4-0 Glasgow Girls (Lori Gardner)
4-0 now! A diagonal ball from McGill finds Gardner on the right side of the box and her first time effort beats the keeper. Great finish
38 mins – GOAL HAMILTON 3-0 Glasgow Girls (Deborah McLeod)
Corner to Accies. Inglis delivers the ball to the far post where it is headed in off the post! Great header
Better attacking play from Glasgow Girls as sustatined pressure ends with Chairmaine McGuire having a shot blocked.
29 mins – Glasgow Girls Sub
Glasgow Girls make a change of their own with Leigh Ferrol replacing Nicola Hardie
Hamilton win their third corner of the game, but Inglis’ delivery is poor and goes straight into side netting
27 mins – Hamilton Sub
Katherine Jaycock replaces Laura Gallen
Sadly it seems Laura Gallen will have to be replaced, having been helped off the pitch after that earlier injury
Gallen was injured in the build up to that goal so there was a delay. Straight from kick-off, McManus goes for goal and its saved
19 mins – GOAL HAMILTON 2-0 Glasgow Girls (MT McGuiness)
A second for Hamilton. Laura Gallen wins possession and then Lyle’s through-ball splits the Glasgow Girls centre-backs and finds Mt McGuiness who rounds the keeper before finishing calmly.
17 mins – GOAL HAMILTON 1-0 Glasgow Girls (Mhairi Lyle)
Lori Gardner delivers a stunning cross from the right and picks out Mhairi Lyle who gets a weak connection on her shot, but it trickles into the bottom left corner.
Great defending here! MT McGuiness’ cross sets up Lori Garner with a perfect chance but her shot is bravely blocked by Chloe Docherty!
Glasgow Girls have their first effort. A free-kick from the half-way is controlled down by Sam McManus to Katie Hay on the left wing, and her long range effort is saved low down by Elaine Fleming
Hamilton win a corner. Captain Gillian Inglis takes it and delivers it to the far post where there’s a scramble and the Glasgow Girls keeper Lauren Grant gratefully collects.
Hamilton having the better of the possession but yet to test the keeper. Good intensity to the start.
Glasgow Girls get away with more sloppiness at the back. Georgie McTear dithers and clears the ball straight into MT McGuniness – luckily for McTear, the rebound runs straight through to the keeper.
First chance to Hamilton. Glasgow Girls don’t fully clear a cross and Amy Anderson has a shot from the edge of the area that just goes over.
Hamilton get the game underway
We are six minutes away from kick-off. Seems to be a decent crowd too.
According to our poll, it will be Hamilton who will win the SWPL 2 title. Will that turn out to be true?
— TartanKicks (@TartanKicks) October 1, 2016
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This is the first act of three games between the title rivals. Next week, Hamilton host Hearts and then the game after, Hearts host Glasgow Girls. Twists and turns.
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