FAWNL: Rams and Wolves Women overtake Fylde
Derby County and Wolves are first and second respectively in the FA Women’s National League Northern Premier Division.
First Division North
Derby County 3-1 Hull City (Att: 203)
Middlesbrough 0-5 Brighouse Town
Nottingham Forest 0-3 Wolverhampton Wanderers (Att: 145)
Stoke City 1-2 Huddersfield Town (Att: 50)
Derby went over Fylde with a win over struggling Hull City, Wolves’ 3-0 result at Nottingham Forest put them behind the Rams on goals scored alone and with three games still in play. Huddersfield won at Stoke to gain ground on Forest, Brighouse scored five at relegation-threatened Middlesbrough.
Three wonders ✅
A blank sheet ✅
Undefeated in the league ✅
A beautiful day away 🧡 pic.twitter.com/mpqtkRYoKi
— Wolves Women FC (@WolvesWomen) February 27, 2022
First Division South
London Bees 0-3 Bridgwater United (Att: 76)
Milton Keynes give Chichester & Selsey 2-1 (Att: 142)
Oxford United 3-1 Crawley Wasps (Att: 156)
Portsmouth 0-0 Gillingham (Att: 152)
Plymouth Argyle 5-0 Keynsham Town (Att: 76)
Oxford United won 3-1 over Crawley Wasps with goals from Carly Johns, Beth Lumsden and Daisy McLachlan, as they moved within two points of leaders Ipswich Town and still a game less. Bridgwater are fifth after their 3-0 win at London Bees, MK Dons beat Chichester & Selsey with goals from Nicole Pepper and Lucy Wood to clear the drop zone at the expense of Keynsham, who were also overtaken by five goals. welcomes Plymouth.
5-0 v Argyle
– Plymouth Argyle Women FC (@ArgyleWFC) February 27, 2022
Division 1 Midlands
Boldmere St Michaels 3-2 Long Eaton United (Att: 35)
Burton Albion PP Sporting Khalsa
Lincoln City 9-1 Bedworth United
Wem Town 1-1 Leaffield Athletic (Att: 42)
Boldmere beat Long Eaton 3-2 to take a three-point lead over Doncaster Rovers Belles, with Lincoln third after scoring nine against Bedworth.
Division 1 North
Chester the Street Town 2-3 Liverpool Federal (Att: 54)
County of Stockport 7-1 Town of Alnwick
Manchester FC Chorley 1-1 United (Att: 95)
Liverpool Feds extended their lead to five points over Newcastle United with a narrow win at tenth-placed Chester le Street. Stockport, seven goals, climbed to sixth and within a point of Durham Cestria and Norton.
Division 1 Southeast
Cambridge City 2-1 Enfield Town (Att: 56)
Cambridge United 1-0 Norwich City
Harlow Town 0-4 Billericay Town
Hashtag United 5-1 Queens Park Rangers (Att: 32)
London Seaward 1-0 Stevenage (Att: 34)
Leaders Hashtag and second-placed Billericay both enjoyed a four-goal margin of victory, with United still leading with as many points from a game more than Town.
Division 1 South West
Exeter City 4-1 Swindon Town
Larkhall Athletic 6-0 Poole Town (Att: 60)
Maidenhead United 0-0 AFC Bournemouth (Att: 68)
Bournemouth missed a chance to take top spot from Cheltenham Town when held 0-0 at Maidenhead, Exeter overtook Swindon in seventh and Larkhall beat Poole at six in the basement battle.
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