#FAWNL: Week Two fixtures feature East Midlands derby

FA Women's National League fixtures

Week two of the FA Women’s National League features an East Midlands clash between Nottingham Forest and rivals Derby County.

FA WNL – Fixtures for Sunday 27 September (2pm)

NORTHERN PREMIER

Burnley v Huddersfield Town (Padiham FC)
Fylde v Middlesbrough (Kellemargh Park)
Hull City v Sunderland (Haworth Park)
Loughborough Foxes v Stoke City (Holywell Sports)
Nottingham Forest v Derby County (Eastwood CFC)
Sheffield FC v West Bromwich Albion (Sheffield FC)

SOUTHERN PREMIER

Chichester & Selsey v Yeovil United (Selsey FC)
Crawley Wasps v Milton Keynes Dons (Horley Town FC)
Hounslow v Gillingham (Tithe Farm)
Keynsham Town v Portsmouth (Keynsham Town FC)
Plymouth Argyle v Cardiff City LFC (Manadon Sports Hub, 2.30pm)
Watford v Oxford United (Kings Langley FC, 3pm)

DIVISION 1 MIDLANDS

Burton Albion v Sporting Khalsa (Rocester FC)
Doncaster Rovers Belles v Bedworth United (Rossington Main FC)
Holwell Sports v Lincoln City (Holwell Sports)
Long Eaton United v Boldmere St Michaels (Long Eaton Utd FC)
Wem Town v Leafield Athletic (Wem Town FC)
Wolverhampton Wanderers v Solihull Moors (AFC Wulfrunians)

DIVISION 1 NORTH

Barnsley v Bolton (Barnsley FC Academy)
Chester le Street Town v Norton & Stockton Ancients (Moor Park)
Leeds United v Durham Cestria (Tadcaster Albion FC)
Liverpool Feds v Chorley (South Liverpool Football Hub)
Newcastle United P-P Bradford City *
Stockport County v Brighouse Town (Stockport Sports Village)

DIVISION 1 SOUTH EAST

Actonians v Kent Football United (Rectory Park, Middlesex FA)
Billericay Town v Ipswich Town (Billericay Town FC)
Enfield Town v Leyton Orient (Enfield Town FC)
Hashtag United v Cambridge United (Canvey Island FC)
Norwich City v Cambridge City (The Nest)
Stevenage v AFC Wimbledon (County Ground, Letchworth)

DIVISION 1 SOUTH WEST

Cheltenham Town v Chesham United (Cheltenham Saracens FC)
Exeter City v Poole Town (Cullompton Rangers FC)
Southampton FC v Buckland Athletic (AFC Totton)
Swindon Town v Larkhall Athletic (Fairford Town FC)

Local rivals Forest and the Rams clash at Eastwood CFC and have a point apiece, Derby held 3-3 by Loughborough Foxes last week, Nottingham drawing 2-2 at West Brom.

Also in the Northern Premier Division, Burnley look to back-up their excellent opening day win at Sunderland with another positive result, as they host Huddersfield Town.

Chichester & Selsey and Cardiff City LFC open their season in the Southern Premier with fixtures at home to Yeovil United and away to Plymouth Argyle respectively.

In Division 1 Midlands, Holwell Sports FC and Wem Town FC both host FA WNL games for the first time, the former (ex-Leicester United) entertaining Lincoln City, the latter (ex-TNS) welcoming Leafield Athletic.

Leeds United are at their new venue of Tadcaster Albion FC for the Division 1 North game with Durham Cestria.

Norwich City also have a changed home ground as they meet Cambridge City at The Nest, the club’s new community hub in Horsford.

Two of Division 1 South West’s top three go head to head, with Southampton FC taking on Buckland Athletic.

  • Bradford City said in a statement: ‘After consultation with the FAWNL we can confirm that this weekend’s game away at Newcastle United, along with upcoming fixtures against Leeds United, Durham Cestria, and Middlesbrough are postponed and will be played at a later date. No further comment will be made at this time, and we look forward to returning to action in due course.’

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