LEICESTER. Tottenham bested Leicester to win 2-1. It was Tottenham to strike first with a goal of A. Neville at the 35′. Then D. Spence scored again for Tottenham in the 45′ minute. Eventually, D. Spence reduced the distance for Leicester an own goal (58′). Finally, that was it, and the result remained 2-1. Tottenham made the most of its better ball possession (58%).
The match was played at the King Power Stadium stadium in Leicester on Sunday and it started at 3:00 pm local time. The referee was Kirsty Dowle. The weather was cloudy. The temperature was pleasant at 17.1 degrees Celsius or 62.73 Fahrenheit. The humidity was 62%.
Tottenham had a strong ball possession 58% while Leicester was struggling with a 42% ball possession.
Attitude and shots
Leicester was more pushing with 0 dangerous attacks and 1 shots of which 1 were on target. Nevertheless, Tottenham managed to find the solution to win this match.
Leicester shot 1 times, 1 on target, 0 off target. On the other side, Tottenham shot 2 times, 2 on target, 0 off target.
Leicester received 1 yellow card (S. O’Brien). On the opposite side, Tottenham received 1 yellow card (A. Neville).
After playing this encounter, Leicester stays with 0 points to occupy the 9th place in the table. Talking about the opposition, Tottenham has 3 points (5th).
In the next match in the Women’s Super League, Leicester will play away with Brighton W on the 28th of May with a 1-1 head to head stats.
Tottenham will play away agasint West Ham W on the 28th of May with a 3-1 head to head in favor of Tottenham (2 draws).
Leicester – Formation
The manager Lydia Bedford decided to play with the following team: K. Levell, S. Howard, J. Purfield, A. Plumptre, S. Tierney, E. Simon, J. Green, A. Whelan, M. Pike, C. Jones and N. Flint.
The home team had on the bench: D. Goodwin, S. Poor, C. Scofield, E. Jones, S. O’Brien, C. Bott, D. Vance and A. Baker.
Leicester made 3 changes: M. Pike for S. O’Brien (60′), N. Flint for C. Bott (67′) and C. Jones for D. Goodwin (80′).
Tottenham – Formation
Rehanne Skinner played with: R. Spencer, A. Turner, S. Zadorsky, M. Bartrip, A. Ale, A. Neville, D. Spence, A. James, E. Summanen, R. Ayane and J. Naz.
They had on the bench: E. Brazil, Cho So-Hyun, C. Bizet, T. Korpela, N. Karczewska, G. Pearse, K. Simon and R. Petzelberger.
Tottenham made 3 changes: R. Ayane for E. Brazil (16′), J. Naz for K. Simon (61′) and E. Summanen for C. Bizet (82′).
Results of the day
These are the results of the day in the Women’s Super League.