Leeds United Women and Stourbridge make FAWNL Plate final

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Leeds United and Stourbridge both won through to the FA Women’s National League Plate final, the latter at the first attempt.

League Plate Semi-Finals

Leeds United 2-0 Southampton Women (Att: 193)
Stourbridge 3-0 Crawley Wasps

Amy Woodruff netted in each half to send Leeds into the final, Mil Rogers, Amber Lawrence and Niamh Deasy scored to see league newcomers Stourbridge through.

Northern Premier Division

Brighouse Town 5-0 AFC Fylde (Att: 65)
Loughborough Lightning 0-6 Wolverhampton Wanderers (Att: 136)
Nottingham Forest 3-0 Huddersfield Town (Att: 488)
West Bromwich Albion 3-1 Liverpool Feds

Charlotte Greengrass scored twice in another win for leaders Nottingham Forest, Wolves went second when sinking Loughborough Lightning 6-0.

Southern Premier Division

Ipswich Town 1-0 Watford (Att: 369)
London Bees 1-1 Billericay Town (Att: 52)
Gillingham 0-1 Milton Keynes Dons (Att: 340)
Plymouth Argyle 4-1 Cheltenham Town (Att: 115)

Ipswich went level on points with third-placed Watford, when defeating them by the only goal from Sarah Brasero-Carreira. Plymouth’s victory got out of the drop zone at the expense of Bridgwater United.

Division 1 Midlands

Doncaster Rovers Belles 3-0 Lincoln City
Leafield Athletic 2-4 Sporting Khalsa (Att: 78)
Peterborough United 4-2 Leek Town (Att: 411)
Wem Town 3-1 Northampton Town (Att: 34)
Solihull Moors 1-2 Sheffield FC (Att: 36)

Doncaster moved level on points with leaders Stourbridge, albeit from a game more, with the win over Lincoln.

Division 1 North

Bradford City 0-1 Norton & Stockton Ancients (Att: 37)
Durham Cestria 4-0 Chorley (Att: 40)
Stockport County 0-1 Barnsley (Att: 155)

Durham Cestria extended their lead to seven points, Barnsley moved further ahead of hosts Stockport whom they won away to.

Division 1 South East

Ashford Town 2-0 Chesham United (Att: 40)
London Seaward P-P Hounslow
Norwich City 2-1 Cambridge United (Att: 327)
Hashtag United 0-4 AFC Wimbledon (Att: 55)

AFC Wimbledon sent Hashtag United to their first defeat to cut their advantage at the top to five points, from a game more.

Division 1 South West

Keynsham Town 0-3 Exeter City (Att: 92)
Larkhall Athletic 2-1 Swindon Town (Att: 45)
Maidenhead United 0-1 Moneyfields (Att: 62)
Selsey 0-2 Portishead Town (Att: 60)

Exeter City opened up a lead of seven points with three goals at Keynsham but second-placed Cardiff City Ladies have three games in hand.

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