Nantwich Town Ladies beat Manchester Rovers Women 4-2 on Sunday 2nd May 2021 at the Optimum Pay Stadium on Water Lode, Nantwich in Cheshire Women’s & Youth Football League (Championship East) to get ever closer to gaining promotion in their inaugural season, Writes Jonathan White.
The Nantwich Town Ladies’ win means they need to beat bottom of the table Altrincham Hale Ladies away on Sunday 9th May, in their final game, to be promoted to the level above.
If promoted, Nantwich Town Ladies would compete next season in either the Cheshire Women’s & Youth Football League, Premier (https://fulltime-league.thefa.com/index.html?league=423159) or North West Women’s Regional League (https://fulltime-league.thefa.com/index.html?league=4674028)
Chris Broad, Manager, Nantwich Town Ladies FC first team, said: “It was our toughest challenge of the season. Manchester Rovers came into the game unbeaten and had quality all over the pitch. We worked hard, had the right mentality and showed our usual quality at both ends of the pitch to get the win. Another extremely proud moment for me coaching this group.”