Camden Town 2 Brentford WFC 1

In a game full of incidents at Regents Park, League leaders Camden Town beat a battling Brentford Ladies side.

 

The teams were evenly matched in the first half.

Brentford ladies felt hard done by after Ashley Cheatley shirt was being pulled when the prolific goal scorer was clear on goal and nothing was given.

 

Dana Johnson linking up with Ashley Cheatley looked dangerous up front but with both defences and keepers in good form the deadlock was not broken until just before half time when the Camden striker danced into the box and before curling a the ball in at the far post.

 

With Camden attacking down the wing, Manuela Naprta appeared to be clearly fouled,  Camden nicked the ball and scored. With Brentford ladies believing to be have awarded the free kick their was heated discussions with official when the goal was confirmed as the free kick had not be given

 

Brentford Ladies responded well and dominated the rest of the half. The Bees were disappointed when  in an off the ball incident Sophie Lee was bundled to the floor whilst racing down the left wing

 

Claire Richardson won the ball just outside the box and found Lavana Neufville who displayed some good footwork before despatching the ball into the Camden town net to reduce the appears

 

Brentford ladies continued to apply the pressure in search of the equaliser but the Camden defence and keeper held firm to give the home side all three points

 

Camden Town:  Abbie  Brandon, Louise Cook, Sara Mussell, Catherine Needham, Rosie Neilson, Frankie Stone,  Jaclyn Thayer, Kristen Thomson, Sarah White, Lowri Williams, Megan Worthing Davies. Subs: Mary Guest, Jackie Newing, Hayley O’Brien

Goal Scorer: Catherine Needham, Frankie Stone

Brentford WFC; Caroline Brooks, Amber Langston Lloyd, Manuela Naprta, Charlotte Tanner, Sophie Lee, Lisa Grant, Claire Richardson, Tia Prior, Lucy Gibson, Ashley Cheatley and Holly Isaacs.  Subs: Gema, Lucero, Dana Johnson and Lavana Neufville.

Goal Scorer: Lavana Neufville