Women's football News

Women's football News

Carleton sparks comeback in game of two halves

Lewes FC Women bounced back from Sunday's defeat to Arsenal with a rousing second half display that saw them fight back from a goal down to take all three points.

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Cup holders Arsenal make Rooks feel the heat at the Pan

Continental Cup holders Arsenal came to town on Sunday in a group match for this year's competition and outgunned the Rooks. A big crowd of 945 were shown a masterclass in elite women's football but the Rooks battled all the way in what was an exciting encounter.

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Rooks tame the Lionesses in their opening game of the Championship

A historic and impressive 3-0 win for Lewes Women against Millwall kicks off the Championship season in perfect fashion

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FA funds two new team members for Lewes FC Women

Lewes FC Women officially welcome to the club two new signings who will never score a goal, never save a shot and never kick a ball...

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Rooks shine but fall to Super League Hammers

Despite taking an early lead in this Continental Tyres League Cup group game, a high-performing Rooks team were ultimately unable to keep West Ham at bay.

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New 'Poster Boy' for Lewes FC Women

The Lewes-based illustrator and artist Chris Arran, whose work sells around the world, has taken up the challenge to create this season's match posters for Lewes FC Women.

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Rosie future for Paye at Lewes FC Women

Experienced defender Rosie Paye has signed for the Rooks and goes straight into the squad for Sunday's away trip to West Ham United in the Continental Tyres League Cup.

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Rooks do the Continental, with style

Lewes FC Women kicked off their season with a superb 5-0 victory in the group stages of the Continental Tyres League Cup.

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Lewes FC Women - Pre-season Friendlies

Lewes FC Women prepare for their first season in the new FA Women's Championship with a full programme of friendly fixtures.

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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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Lewes FC Women - TRIALS for 2018-19 season

Lewes FC Women are now recruiting for a new elite squad at the U14 age group for next season 2018-19 as well as the existing U18s (Foundation Squad).

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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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Lewes Hit Five To Reach Quarter Finals

Clinical finishing sees Rookettes past Pompey in League Cup

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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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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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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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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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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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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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Unlock The Gate

UNLOCK THE GATE: Celebrating 100 years since women first got the vote and bringing bigger crowds to women’s football. Please sign-up to attend the next Lewes FC Women home league match. Supported by Brighton & Hove Buses and Depot cinema, Lewes

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Rookettes gain revenge on Crystal Palace Ladies and progress in League Cup

Rookettes hold on to beat Crystal Palace Ladies 2-1 and progress in the FAW Premier League Cup tie at Bromley FC

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Crystal Palace weather the conditions to end Rookettes unbeaten run

On a wet and windy Wednesday night, Lewes Women came unstuck against third-places Crystal Palace Ladies, tasting defeat for the first time since the opening day of the season.

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Lewes take maximum points at Chichester City

Lewes Women recorded their fourth league win on the spin with another single goal margin victory at an impressive Chichester City on Sunday

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Lewes beat palace to win three on the bounce

Lane leaps late to head Rookettes to victory against the league leaders

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Lane Late Show Breaks Pompey Hearts

Carter’s brave finish gives Lewes the points in war of attrition and extends The Rookettes unbeaten run

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Portsmouth Ladies Preview

Pompey arrive at the Pan this Sunday on the back of a lightning fast start to their FAWPL campaign. Despite the heartbreak of conceding a 93rd minute goal at home to Charlton last Sunday, the side had got off to a flyer.

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Rookettes weather the storm to take all three points

The Rookettes recorded their first FAW PL win against a strong Coventry United side thanks to an early goal from Rebecca Carter.

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Coventry United Preview

It's a return to league action on Sunday for The Rookettes as they host Coventry United at The Dripping Pan.

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Lewes 1 C&K Basildon 1

Lewes were left to rue a contentious late refereeing decision as they shared the points in a robust Premier League South encounter at The Dripping Pan

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Lewes Women host C&K Basildon on Sunday in the FAW Premier League

After last week's defeat at Charlton Athletic Ladies, The Rookettes will hope to get their season going when C & K Basildon arrive at The Pan in the Womens Premier League South.

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Charlton put Lewes to the sword in season opener

Former Brighton & Hove Albion stars Charlotte Gurr and Ellie Dorey put on a masterclass at Sporting Club Thamesmead yesterday. With Charlotte Lee and Kit Graham in ruthless form in front of goal, the Addicks handed Lewes a lesson in movement and finishing that left John Donoghue’s side reeling.

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Lewes Kick Off New Season Away to Addicks

John Donoghue takes his Lewes players to Thamesmead this Sunday for the opening fixture of the 2017-18 FA WPL season. He couldn’t have wished for a tougher test; Charlton away is one of the fixtures that all teams in this division will be looking out for this term.

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VACANCY - Head Coach for Lewes FC Women's Development Squad

Lewes FC Women are looking for a Head Coach for the Development Squad. For the right person, this is a great opportunity at an FA Women's Premier League club who are ambitious and going for promotion to the Women's Super League.

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Captain Kelly Leads Lewes To Victory

Lewes Women continued their excellent run of recent form with an away win at Cardiff City Ladies on Sunday thanks to a brace from captain Kelly Newton

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Lewes v Saints G&L FC: match preview

We preview this weekend's return to Cup action at the Dripping Pan

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Record crowd sees Rookettes topped by the Toffees

A crowd of 975 sees the Rookettes take on Everton at the Dripping Pan in the FA Cup

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Lewes keep their heads to sink Saints in extra time

Read about Lewes Women's extra time victory over the Southampton Saints

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Lewes in seventh heaven after cup win

Lewes eased past Enfield Town with a 7-0 win the FA Cup

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