FA WOMEN’S CUP DRAW: Cheltenham Town Ladies face Devonshire away day

Cheltenham Town Ladies have been drawn against Buckland Athletic in the First Round of the SSE Women’s FA Cup.

The tie will be played in Devon on Sunday the 11th November.

The two teams have already met this season, drawing 2-2.

Cheltenham reached the first round after beating Exeter Women 1-0 on Sunday.

Cheltenham Town ladies progressed into the 1st round of the Women’s FA Cup after a 1-0 win over Exeter City ladies. The Robins captain Sarah Walters’ scored the only goal of the game from a direct free-kick in the first half.

Cheltenham did well to see out the second half to keep their unbeaten record and cement their spot in the next round of the FA cup where they will be facing fellow South West Division side Buckland Athletic Ladies.

Cheltenham met with the Devon based side earlier this season where they were held to a 2-2 draw at home.

Cheltenham will travel to Homers Heath on the 11th November where a win will see them progress into the second round.

The Cheltenham Ladies best ever run came in the 08/09 season where they reached the 4th round and came runners up in the county cup. With a win over Buckland they will be one step closer to equalling their club record.






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