Scottish Women's Football (SWF) have announced the venues for the 2018 League Cup Semi-Finals and Finals, in partnership with the Scottish FA.
The SWPL Cup Semi-Finals and Final will be held at Falkirk Stadium for the first time. Fiona McIntyre, the Executive Officer for SWF was delighted, describing the stadium
The SWPL Cup holders Hibernian reached the Quarter-Finals after overcoming a superb defensive performance by Hearts.
Hibs, who have been sufferring from an injury crisis, had the majority of the possession and chances but for the large part of the game failed to unlock Hearts’ defence. And when they looked like
The draw for the 2018 SWPL Cup First Round has been made at Hampden Park. Like last year, the draw was seeded: all the SBS SWPL 1 clubs were seeded with the SBS SWPL 2 sides unseeded. Once the tie had been drawn, a separate draw was made to decide
The SWPL Cup holders Hibernian reached the Semi-Finals after they beat Rangers 5-0 with a highly impressive performance. Hibernian controlled the game from start to finish, never allowing Rangers to find a way back into the game.
They took the lead when Amy Gallacher tapped in Abi Harrison's cross before Harrison
Spartans progressed to the Semi-Finals of the SWPL Cup after beating Aberdeen 4-1 in the Quarter-Final. At a sunny Ainslie Park, Aberdeen had taken a shock half-time lead through a Dion McMahon own-goal despite not having a shot on target in the first half. Spartans had created several chances with
The draw for the 2017 SWPL Cup Quarter-Finals has taken place, and the draw is as follows:
Hibernian (SWPL 1) v Rangers (SWPL 1)
Glasgow City (SWPL 1) v Stirling University (SWPL1)
Celtic (SWPL 1) v Hearts (SWPL 2)
Spartans (SWPL 1) v Aberdeen (SWPL1)/Glasgow Girls (SWPL 2)
The ties will
Hearts caused the shock of the SWPL Cup First Round so far, as they defeated SWPL 1 side Hamilton Academical 3-0 – thanks to a brace from Ashley Carse and a debut goal from Jennifer Dodds. After the game, we spoke to Hearts' Head Coach Andy Enwood.
The win saw Hearts
A two-minute double from Ashley Carse saw SWPL 2 side Hearts knock-out SWPL 1 Hamilton Academical 3-0. After a goalless first half where neither side managed to test the opposition goalkeeper, the game changed in the 57th minute when a defensive mix-up presented Ashley Carse with an empty goal to
Live-text coverage of Hearts v Hamilton in the SWPL Cup First Round
Hibernian begin their defence of the SWPL Cup with a tricky trip to East Fife, and we caught up with Hibs' Head Coach Chris Roberts ahead of the game.
After winning the SWPL Cup and SSE Scottish Cup last season, Hibernian go into 2017 with the ambition of securing the treble