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Equality FC - a level playing field for women

Lewes Football Club announces today it has become the first professional or semi-professional football club to pay its women’s team the same as its men’s team, as part of its Equality FC campaign.

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Darren looks ahead to Chipstead

Darren Freeman urges the fans to get behind the team for this weekend's title decider

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Faversham turn up the heat on the Rooks

Lewes missed a golden opportunity to leap-frog Carshalton Athletic as they were beaten 2-0 by Faversham Town

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Rooks head to Faversham for penultimate game of the season

Lewes head to Faversham Town on Saturday with the Bostik League South title still hanging in the balance

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Women's football News

Goodbye To Jane

Lewes FC Women's Club Secretary Jane Roberts has announced that she is stepping down from the role after four years of very hard work.

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Women's football News

Lewes FC Women - TRIALS for 2018-19 season

Lewes FC Women are now recruiting for the U18s (Foundation Squad) and two new elite squads, at the U16 and U14 age group . Could this be YOU..?

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Women's football News

Rooks Beat Tough Opponent and Rough Surface To Claim Win

Lewes battled to a strong win against a physical QPR side on a pitch more suited to beach soccer than the Women’s Premier League on Sunday.

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Rooks make hard work of swatting the Wasps

The Rooks ended up with all three points after a sluggish first half against East Grinstead Town

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East Grinstead Town (H) Preview

Promotion may have been secured on Wednesday night but The Rooks are now focused on finishing top of the table starting with three points on Saturday against East Grinstead Town.

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Horsham (H) Preview

The Rooks entertain West Sussex rivals Horsham on Wednesday night in the re-arranged Bostik League South game

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Community News

SSE Wildcats Football Fun For Girls

Wildcats is aimed at girls aged between 5-11 and provides an open and fun environment for them to learn. And coaching is by our very own Georgia Bridges!

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Women's football News

Lewes FC Women 2 Gillingham Ladies FC 0

Lewes ran out 2-0 winners against Gillingham Ladies in this FA Women's Premier League match, but it was an ill-tempered contest...

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Men's football News

Rooks too serious for Casuals in top of the table clash

A professional performance from the Rooks which saw three goals from set-pieces keeps them top of the Bostik League South with just four games to play

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Men's football News

Corinthian Casuals (A) Preview

The Rooks head to South-West London on Saturday for a top of the table clash against Corinthian-Casuals

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Club News

The Play's The Thing

The National Theatre, The Old Vic, The Globe. And now, theatre's newest venue... The First Team Changing Room.

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Rooks beaten by Play-off chasing Hythe Town

Lewes suffered their first defeat on the road since New Year's Day as play-off chasing Hythe Town scored in each half to win 2-0

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Hythe Town (A) Preview

The Rooks hit the beach on Saturday as they face Hythe Town at Reachfields

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Rooks bury the Moles to extend their league at the top of the table

Another solid performance from The Rooks saw them score four and keep their 20th clean sheet of the season

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Molesey (A) Preview

The Rooks head to West London on Tuesday to look to extend their lead at the top of the Bostik League South

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Women's football News

VACANCY: Lewes FC Women - General Manager

Lewes FC Women is looking for a dynamic, entrepreneurial but fiendishly organised General Manager who is a great communicator. Your number one focus and passion will be to help take us all the way to the Women's Super League. Could this be YOU?

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Men's football News

Rooks ease past VCD to banish Wednesday night's blues

A comprehensive win over VCD Athletic saw the Rooks extend their lead at the top of the Bostik League South table

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Men's football News

Robins snatch all three points in top of the table clash

A second minute scrambled effort was enough to give all three points to Carshalton on Wednesday night in the battle at the top of the Bostik League South

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Men's football News

VCD Athletic (H) Preview

The Rooks will look to bounce back to winning ways on Saturday when VCD are the visitors at The Pan in the Bostik League South

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Club News

Lewes FC launch holiday discount offer for Owners

Kuoni are offering, exclusively to card-carrying Lewes FC Owners, a 5% discount off any of their holidays booked either via their phone line or in one of their nationwide stores.

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Women's football News

Academy Girls defeat Chichester

Newman-Lewes travelled to Havant, West Sussex to play Chichester College in the Sussex Colleges League this week and came away with a 3-0 win.

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Women's football News

Lewes FC Women apply for membership of the FA Women's Championship

Lewes FC Women are delighted to confirm that they have applied to the Football Association to join the new FA Women’s Championship league from the 2018-19 season.

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Community News

Easter Holiday - Football sessions

Lewes FC has teamed up with the Russell Martin Foundation to offer an even bigger choice of holiday football sessions this Easter. Sessions now available at Lewes, Ringmer, Patcham and Shoreham.

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Men's football News

Early show enough to stop late Rams attack

Lewes recorded their fifth consecutive win with two early goals and extended their lead at the top of the Bostik League South.

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Women's football News

Rookettes fall short in FAW Premier League Cup Semi-Final against Leicester City Women

Lewes FC Women were denied a place in the FA WPL League Cup final after a disappointing semi-final defeat to a spritely Leicester City side.

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Men's football News

Ramsgate (H) Preview

The Rooks return to The Pan on Wednesday as they host Ramsgate in the Bostik League with the hope of extending their lead at the top of the table

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Men's football News

Rooks throw a spanner in the works against The Nuts & Bolts

An impressive performance from The Rooks saw them come away from Ashford United with all three points in the Bostik League South

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Men's football News

Rooks ease past Shoreham to extend lead at the top of the table

A professional performance from the Rooks saw them beat Shoreham on Wednesday night and extend their lead at the top of the Bostik League South

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Men's football News

Ashford United (A) Preview

The Rooks head into Kent on Saturday to take on a rejuvinated Ashford United side in the Bostik League North

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Men's football News

Shoreham (H) Preview

It's all systems go finally for our home game on Wednesday against Shoreham and a chance to extend our lead at the top of the Bostik League South

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Men's football News

Shoreham game postponed

Unsurprisingly, tonight's game against Shoreham has been postponed and re-arranged for Wednesday 7th March.

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Women's football News

FA Women's Premier League Cup Semi-Final: 11th March

Once again the Foxes host the Rookettes in a National semi-final this Sunday

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Men's football News

Rooks stop Phoenix rising from the ashes

A solid performance from the Rooks against a spirited Phoenix Sports side saw them return home with three points and retain their top spot in the Bostik League South

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Men's football News

Phoenix Sports (A) Preview

The Rooks head to the suburbs on Saturday to face Phoenix Sports and aim to extend their lead at the top of the table

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Men's football News

Rooks return to top spot with solid win over Greenwich Borough

A comfortable win over play-off contenders Greenwich Borough sees Lewes return to the top of the Bostik South on a glorious day at The Pan.

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Men's football News

Greenwich Borough (H) Preview

After last week's postponement, The Rooks return to action this Saturday against Promotion-chasing Greenwich Borough at The Pan

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Men's football News

An update on the 12th Man Fund from Darren Freeman

An update from the boss on the 12th Man Fund and how vital it is for his efforts this season

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Club News

Local Food Bank collections at The Dripping Pan this weekend

Lewes Football Club is asking fans to bring along food items to donate to local food banks to the games on the weekend of 17/18th February

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Women's football News

Lewes Beat Charlton To Reach League Cup Semi Final

Lewes reached their second national semi-final in two seasons on Sunday with a gutsy away win at league-leaders Charlton Athletic in the FAW Premier League Cup

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Women's football News

Unlock The Gate - THE BIG MATCH

Lewes FC Women are dedicating their FA Women's Premier League match on February 25th to celebrating the centenary of women in the UK first getting the vote (1918 Representation of the People Act). Please come along and support our #UnlockTheGate campaign to drive up attendances in the women's game. Until we do, 'they' won't listen...

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Men's football News

Dig deep for the 12th Man Fund

This Saturday's game against Greenwich Borough is a "Boost the 12th Man Fund' match.

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Men's football News

Carshalton Athletic (H) Preview

The Rooks host an in-form Carshalton Athletic at The Pan on Saturday, hoping to extend their lead at the top of the Bostik League South

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Women's football News

Lewes FC Women v Everton - TICKETS ON SALE NOW

Lewes FC Women are at home to Everton in the 5th Round of the SSE FA Cup on Sunday 18th February - 2pm KO. You can buy your tickets online TODAY... ADULTS £5 CONCESSIONS/STUDENTS £3 UNDER 16s FREE (but you still need to book a ticket)

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Club News

Captain Fantastic hangs up her boots

One of Lewes Football Club’s greatest ever players has announced that she is hanging up her playing boots for the final time. Lewes FC bows down to the true legend that is Kelly Newton.

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Women's football News

The History Girls

Lewes cruise past Keynsham to claim spot in last sixteen of the SSE Women's FA Cup for the first time ever

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Business News

Kids Go Free

Lewes FC announce major sponsorship initiative for businesses with small pockets but big community hearts!

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Men's football News

Thamesmead Town (A) Preview

The Rooks go in search of their first ever win over Thamesmead Town as the sides meet for the third time this season at Dartford FC on Saturday

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Women's football News

PREVIEW: SSE Women’s FA Cup Fourth Round

Rookettes look to continue cup magic as they head to West Country in the SSE FA Cup 4th Round on Sunday to take on Keynsham Town

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Men's football News

Frankie says Relax as Rooks grab a late point against Walton Casuals

The Rooks left it late to grab a point against promotion-chasing Walton Casuals in horrendous conditions at The Pan

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Men's football News

Walton Casuals (H) Preview

After last week's superb win at league leaders Cray Wanderers, the Rooks return home to face high-flying Walton Casuals in another mouth-watering Bostik League South clash

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Women's football News

Queens Park Rangers (H) Preview- Apologies This Match is POSTPONED

Lewes Women are back in FAW Premier League South action this Sunday after eight weeks of cup action when Queens Park Rangers Ladies arrive at The Pan.

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Women's football News

Rookettes reach County Cup Final with a win over Brighton & Hove Albion

On a wet and windy night at The Rookery, Lewes Women overcame Brighton & Hove Albion Women's DS to reach the final of the Sussex County FA Challenge Cup

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Men's football News

Cray Wanderers (A) Preview

The Rooks face their toughest outing of the season so far on Saturday when they travel to table-toppers and free-scoring Cray Wanderers

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Club News

The Lewes Beer Festival is BACK!

The 8th Lewes FC Beer Festival, held at the Rook Inn on Friday, February 9, features beers in cask and keg from the best and most exciting breweries in the region

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Women's football News

Lewes Hit Five To Reach Quarter Finals

Clinical finishing sees Rookettes past Pompey in League Cup

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Men's football News

Rooks leave it late to cash in their chips

A goal from substitute Ronnie Conlon in the 88th minute was enough to take all three points as the Rooks made hard work of the trip to Chipstead

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Chipstead (H) Preview

The Rooks head to Chipstead on Saturday, looking to consolidate their place at the top of the Bostik League South

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Women's football News

Portsmouth (H) Preview

Sunday see Pompey Ladies arrivie in town for the Third Round of the FAW Premier League Cup at The Dripping Pan

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Women's football News

Macca’s late strike sinks Terriers

Lewes Women are into SSE Women's FA Cup 4th round after tough trip North

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Men's football News

Rooks get back to winning ways against a stubborn Faversham Town side

After the disappointment of Monday's defeat, The Rooks bounced back to winning ways with a comprehensive victory over Faversham Town

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Men's football News

Faversham Town (H) Preview

After Monday's defeat at Horsham, The Rooks return to the Dripping Pan on Saturday, hoping to return to winning ways against Faversham Town

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Women's football News

Huddersfield Town (A) FA Cup - Match Preview

The Rookettes head North this Sunday to face a familiar foe, this time in the SSE Women’s FA Cup

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Business News

Lewes FC Golf Day

Lewes Football Club are delighted to announce that this year’s Annual Golf Day returns to its spiritual home, and will take place at the prestigious Lewes Golf Club on Friday, April 27, 2018

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Men's football News

Rooks end 2017 on top of the league

Lewes ended the year with another win capped off by a superb strike from the half-way line by Gus Sow to make it three wins out of three over Christmas

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Men's football News

South Park (H) Preview

After two wins out of two in the Christmas campaign, The Rooks look for a treble when South Park come to visit The Pan on Saturday

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Men's football News

Rooks come out on top in East Sussex derby

Lewes kept their calm in the pouring rain to ease past Hastings United and retain their spot at the top of the table in front a season-best crowd at The Pan

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Men's football News

Hastings United (H) Preview

Boxing Day sees the clash of the East Sussex giants as Hastings United head to the Pan

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Men's football News

Rooks leave it late to beat Sittingbourne

A late solo effort from substitute Billy Medlock saw the Rooks return to winning ways at Sittingbourne

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Men's football News

Sittingbourne (A) Preview

The Rooks travel to Sittingbourne on Saturday looking to return to winning ways after back to back defeats on the road.

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Men's football News

Rooks battered by the Rams

There was no festive cheer on the Kent coast for the Rooks as they were beaten 2-0 by Ramsgate in the Bostik League South

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Men's football News

Ramsgate (A) Preview

The Rooks go on a road trip to the seaside this weekend, looking to put the disappointment of Monday's defeat at Carshalton Athletic behind them

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Women's football News

PREVIEW: Bexhill United LFC v Lewes FC Women

Following the disappointment of our first postponement of the season on Sunday, Lewes switch from League Cup to Country Cup this weekend, taking the trip to Bexhill.

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Men's football News

Rooks lose a five-goal thriller at Carshalton

Despite the freezing conditions, Lewes and Carshalton put on a red-hot display on Monday night, sharing five goals but ultimately the three points stayed in South London

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Men's football News

Carshalton Athletic (A) Preview

The Rooks face one of their toughest games of the season so far on Monday night when they travel to Carshalton Athletic, looking to exact revenge on last season's controversial defeat at The Memorial Ground

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Women's football News

Postponed - Lewes Women's 1st vs Portsmouth FC Ladies FA WPL Cup

For those who haven't picked this cancellation up on our Social Media platforms. We regret that we have had to cancel today's match against Portsmouth due to adverse weather. Keep an eye our for the new date for this fixture.

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Men's football News

Five star performance sees Rooks beat Ashford United

A superb team performance on a freezing cold day at The Dripping Pan saw The Rooks comprehensively beat the visitors from Kent

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Men's football News

Ashford United (H) Preview

Lewes return back to League action on Saturday as they host Ashford United for the first ever time.

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Men's football News

Rooks exit the Sussex Senior Cup at Pagham

A last-gasp Pagham goal saw the underdogs beat Lewes in the Third Round of the Sussex Senior Challenge Cup on Tuesday night

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Men's football News

Pagham (A) Preview

The Rooks travel down the A27 on Tuesday night to take on Pagham in the Third Round of the Sussex Senior Challenge Cup

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Men's football News

Rooks grab a point at Greenwich to retain top spot

The Rooks had to dig deep on Saturday to come from behind to grab a point at promotion-chasing Greenwich Borough

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Men's football News

Greenwich Borough (A) Preview

The Rooks head to Greenwich Borough on Saturday which promises to be one of the toughest games of the season.

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Men's football News

Rooks grind out win against Phoenix Sports

On a chilly night at The Pan, a first-half Charlie Coppola strike was enough to secure all three points for The Rooks.

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Club News

Lewes and SKINS announce ground-breaking partnership

Lewes FC has confirmed the first international endorsement of its Equality FC project, by announcing a partnership agreement with the campaigning sports brand SKINS.

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Men's football News

Phoenix Sports (H) Preview

The Rooks return to Bostik League South action on Wednesday night when they welcome Phoenix Sports for the first ever league meeting between the two sides.

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Men's football News

Rooks turfed out of the Trophy by Truro

The Rooks crash out of the FA Trophy with pride intact, after a tight game with Truro City

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Men's football News

Truro City (H) Preview

The Rooks host Truro City in the Buildabase FA Trophy on Saturday, looking to take their third higher league scalp in this season's competition

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Men's football News

Rooks overcome the elements to win at South Park

Lewes dug deep on Tuesday night at South Park to grab all three points and return to the top of the table.

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Men's football News

South Park (A) Preview

The Rooks head to South Park on Tuesday night looking to regain their place at the top of the Bostik League South.

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Women's football News

Swindon Town LFC 1 Lewes FC Women 3

Lewes Women headed West on Sunday and came back with all three points from the FAW PL clash with Swindon Town Ladies

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