Sheffield FC Ladies safely negotiated a very tough Second Round Proper tie in the FA Women’s Cup to book their place in the next round thanks to a 2-1 win against league rivals Blackburn Rovers.
Mitchell Happy as Ladies Progress
Wit bemoans two dropped points
Manager Ian Whitehorne was understandably disappointed after our 3-3 draw at Mickleover Sports on Saturday, and we caught up with him to gauge some after-match reaction, in which he described the game as “the good, the bad and the ugly”:
Tough Opener to 2013 for Ladies
The first team could hardly have a tougher opening to the year as they begin their FA Women's Cup campaign for this season against league rivals Blackburn Rovers this coming Sunday, 6 January.
New Signings arrive at Club
Sheffield's new manager Ian Whitehorne insists his side is good enough to target a play-off spot come May after hailing his talented new squad, writes Andy Dixon.
Whitehorne, confirmed this week as the permanent successor to the departed Curtis Woodhouse, has made a flurry of signings since taking over at Dronfield.
Match Preview - Mickleover Sports.
On Saturday we head down to face Mickleover Sports in another crucial game as we look to get the season back on track following a slump in form and the change to the management team. On New Year's Day we faced a similar challenge with a trip to Kidsgrove and a fine performance saw us return with 3 points. That result
Meet the new gaffer!
As everyone is no doubt aware, there is a change in the management team as 2012 draws its way to its close, as ex-Sheffield FC manager Curtis Woodhouse exited stage left, coming in from the right is a familiar face… the popular Non-League Mourinho, Ian Whitehorne.
GRESLEY GAME OFF!
Today’s scheduled game against Gresley FC has been postponed due to a waterlogged pitch. The surface was already extremely wet under foot, and the recent heavy rainfall meant the groundstaff were unable to make any repairs to the pitch following the Boxing Day fixture due to the already waterlogged conditions.
Curtis leaves Club
It is with regret that Sheffield FC announce the resignation of first team manager Curtis Woodhouse. Curtis has found it difficult to manage a professional boxing career with the time pressures of non league football management. The Club wishes Curtis good luck for the future.
Boxing Day Game is ON!
Despite all the recent heavy rain and bad weather that has seen several sporting events called off, today's much anticipated game against local rivals Belper Town has been given the green light to go ahead.
Match Preview - King's Lynn
Hopefully the weather will be kind and see us get tomorrow's game away to King's Lynn Town on as both sides look to put some indifferent form behind them and spark a good Christmas & New Year period.