Spartans 0-0 Hamilton Academical
- Spartans 5th in SWPL 1
- Hamilton 1st in SWPL 2
- This is both team’s first game in this year’s Scottish Women’s Cup
- HT & FT: 0-0. Game goes to Extra-Time
- Hamilton wins 4-3 on penalties!
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MISS SPARTANS 3-4 Hamilton
Kirsty McLaughlin’s spotkick is too close to the keeper who makes the save!
Spartans 3-4 HAMILTON
Kathleent Tollan scores with great kick
SPARTANS 3-3 Hamilton
Jen Malone scores, Fleming could have saved it
Spartans 2-3 HAMILTON
Amy Anderson scores
SPARTANS 2-2 Hamilton
MISS Spartans 1-2 HAMILTON
Mhairi Lyle misses
MISS SPARTANS 1-2 Hamilton
Michelle Russell’s poor kick is saved,
MISS Spartans 1-2 HAMILTON
Amie McGill has her penalty tipped over great save
SPARTANS 1-2 Hamilton
Katie Reilly sends the keeper the wrong way
Spartans 0-2 HAMILTON
Suzy Smith puts it in the right orner
MISS SPARTANS 0-1 Hamilton
Marshall to the right, good height for the keeper who makes a good save
Spartans 0-1 HAMILTON
Gillian Inglis for Hamilton. Down the middle, with the keeper going the wrong way
Hamilton will take the first kick!
The game goes to penalties!
Kirsty McLaughlin shoots just wide on the edge of the Accies’ box
119 mins Hamilton Sub
Suzy Smith replaces Megan Quinn
Spartans has a corner. Simone McMahon takes it. Her delivery is chested by Malone into Fleming’s hands.
Great skill from Lori Gardner who lifts the ball over the right back and breaks into the box, and goes down under the challenge of Jen Malone and appeals for a penalty, but the ref gives Spartans a free-kick and booked Gardner
Kirsty McLaughlin draws Toolan out of position, playing Marshall into the box in free space, but she shoots wide of the near post
Russell turns on the edge of the box and forces Fleming into a great save. The corner comes to nothing
This should be 1-0 to Spartans. Marshall delivers a brilliant ball from the left, and from 6 yards out, Russell can’t get a strong enough touch to score with Gavin shooting into the side netting.
Can someone get the winner?
HALF-TIME in EXTRA-TIME
Still goalless. Is this going to penalties?
103 mins Hamilton Sub
Kathleen Toolan replaces Amy Lindsay
Gavin crosses to Reilly in the Accies box and she heads over! Great chance
Marshal sees her 25 yard shot blocked by a Accies defender
Spartans has a corner. McMahon’s delivery is punched behind by Fleming. The second corner is eventually cleared by Hamilton
Accies’ captain Inglis cuts off the left wing, but shoots wide of the near post
Neither side threatened the keeper, but Spartans on top
Mariel Kaney replaces Ronaigh Douglas
Worry for Spartans as Ronaigh Douglas has to be helped off the pitch. She’s been brilliant today, and at the moment, the Player of the Match.
This game is going to extra-time
Douglas crosses to Russell, who shoots straight at Fleming.
Play back underway, Lindsay looks like she can continue
Pause in play as Accies’ Amy Lindsay requires treatment
83 mins – Hamilton Sub
Katherine Jaycock replaces Lauren Kerr
Amy Lindsay dives in and misses the ball, which allows Douglas room to set herself up, but her shot is blocked behind. McMahon’s corner comes to nothing
Brilliant from Accies. Lauren Kerr’s ball forward sends Lyle down the right, she cuts the ball back across to Inglis who sliding in, shoots over. Their best chance of the game
Russeell makes room for herself outside the Accies’ box, and her shpt stings the palms of Fleming
Russell now shoots just over from 20 yards. Spartans getting closer.
This should be 1-0 to Spartans. Gavin has a 25 yard shot parried by Fleming, straight to the path of Russell, who somehow misses the target.
Spartans well on top. McMahon’s early cross finds Douglas who heads just over
67 mins – OFFSIDE
Spartans has another corner. Marshall’s delivery is headed over by Accies’ Megan Quinn. The next corner is partially cleared, and eventually Spartans gets the ball to Marshall whose cross picks out Katie Reilly, but her headed goal is ruled out for offside
Accies’ has a free-kick on the left wing. Amy McGill’s delivery though is well caught by Cumings
62 mins – Spartans Sub
Michelle Russell replcaes Danijela Rae
Spartans has a corner. McMahon curls at ball towards the near post where Laura Gavin’s header is blocked
60 mins – Hamilton Sub
Lori Gardner replaces Sam MacPherson
58 mins – OFFSIDE
Spartans has the ball in the net, but it’s offside. Douglas crosses from the left, Gavin flicks it on to Kirsty McLaughlin who scores – but the assistant rules her offside.
Spartans wins a free-kick 30 yards from goal. They try and be clever with Marshall passing to Kirsty McLaughlin, but Kirsty’s first time pass into the box is over hit and goes out
Douglas cuts in off the left wing, she passes to Laura Gavin who hooks the ball towards the far post where Fleming punches the ball clear from Rae’s head
Spartans’ defensive mistakes give Accies’ possession in a dangerous place, but Gallen overhits her pass and the ball runs through to Cumings
Another Spartans’ corner, but this one comes to nothing
Douglas sees her shot tipped wide by Fleming. The Accies keeper comes and misses the corner, the ball lands at Rae’s feet, but she shoot straight at the keeper who saves.
Spartans gets the second half underway
Half-Time: Spartans 0-0 Hamilton
Goalless first half. Spartans has had the better chances, but Hamilton showing a threat going forward.
Cumings comes out to close down Mhari Lyle, but is deemed to have handled outside the box on the right side. Inglis drills the ball into the box, Accies appeal for handball before Amy Anderson shoots wide
Accies is having a good spell, but they are yet to really test Cumings
Hamilton has two successive corners, but both time, Spartans clear.
Marshall’s cross finds Jirsty McLaughlin whose touch is only saved by Accies’ keeper Elaine Fleming changing direction to catch the ball.
Accies’ free-kick on edge of box after Jen Malone pushed over Amy Anderson. Laura Gallen’s effort goes over
An Accies’ long ball sends Inglis through down the right, her cross is turned behind for a corner. Laura Gallen’s corner is punched clear by Eartha Cumings and Spartans clear
ANother Spartans’ corner. Simone McMahon’s delivery lands in the box, but the ref blows up for a Spartans foul
Marshall’s brilliant diagonal ball picks out Rae unmarked in the Accies’ box, she controls the ball before driving in wide of the far post. Close!
Second corner of the game for Spartans. Marshall’s cross lands on the roof of the net.
A defensive header from Amie McGill goes straight to Marshall, who on the edge of the box, blasts a first-time shot into the side-netting.
Kirstmy McLaughlin tries her lcuk from 25 yards on her left-foot and her shot curls just side of the Accies’ left-post.
Long range effort from Spartans’ Alana Marshall is tipped just wide by The Accies’ Keeper
Half-chance for Hamilton. Sam MacPherson plays Gillian Inglis into the box, but she can’t take the ball around Eartha Cummings
Ronaigh Douglas is allowed to break into the Accies box, but she shoots into the side-netting
Spartans’ Danijela Rae is given room to deliver a good cross, but the Accies’ defence clears
Bit of a delay with a Hamilton player requiring treatment.
Hamilton get us underway