First 11-a-side tournament held at ladies' football club

Leverington Ladies (pictured) won their first ever 11-a-side tournament against Cardea over the weekend.

Leverington Ladies (pictured) won their first ever 11-a-side tournament against Cardea over the weekend. - Credit: Narice Gutteridge

A ladies football club held its first ever 11-a-side tournament over the weekend. 

The hosts, Leverington Ladies, beat Ketton Ladies in the semi-finals after Faye Kowalewsky scored four goals. 

At the same time, Cardea beat Park Ladies in the other semi-final game. 

Leverington took the lead in the final through the outstanding Chelsea King. 

In the final ten minutes, Cardea hit back from a corner forcing the game to a penalty shootout. 

Leverington Ladies (pictured) won their first ever 11-a-side tournament against Cardea over the weekend.

Leverington Ladies (pictured) won their first ever 11-a-side tournament against Cardea over the weekend. - Credit: Narice Gutteridge


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Leverington Ladies won 6-5. 

A spokesperson for Leverington Ladies said: “A great day of football was thoroughly enjoyed by all with some excellent football played by all teams involved. 

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“A massive thanks to our sponsors for the tournament, AER Electrical Services Ltd and Oasis Grill Bar for supporting their local ladies' team. 

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