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Hobart Zebras v University (WSL)

Live Blog Coverage From Molly Appleton

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Full Time Hobart Zebras 2 – 0 University

“90 Substitution Uni, Ella Tantari on for Annika Roach

88″ Being threaded through by a brilliant ball by Caitlin Roberts, Alyssa Bowden takes a shot but just hits wide into the netting

84” Shot by Lucy McGregor forces a good save from Emmeline Van Beek. Lucy Johnston nearly fast enough to get a touch on the rebound.

“84 Shot by Sarah Morris hits the post, going out for a corner

78″ Substitution University, Sophie Young off with Riana Gardiner on

76″ Zebras still seeing a lot of possession and starting to find the space out wide. Uni meanwhile are struggling to get any meaningful spells of possession this half, with the threat of Sophie Young and Mikalha George being quelled.

66″ Substitution for Zebras, Erin Delaney off with Sarah Morris on

64″ Yellow card goes to  Jayd Lockley who fouls Caitlin Roberts 30 yards from the goal. The responding freekick from Madeline O’Brien forces a save from Emmeline Van Beek.

57” Uni concede a foul within striking distance, Madeline O’Brien strikes it right at the Uni goalkeeper

50″ GOAL Lucy McGregor touched it into the net beautifully after a threatening corner from Madeline O’Brien

46″ First shot of the half goes to Zebras.

And we have kick off for the second half.

Half Time. Zebras 1 – 0 University

Zebras have seen a lot of the ball this half, but Uni have held strong having only let the one goal past.

41″ Shot off by Lucy McGregor, but goes just wide of the post

38″ Play still being controlled by Zebras, with Lucy Johnston getting a delicious cross across the face of goal that was begging for a touch. This is replicated a minute later but with Alyssa Bowden getting on the end of it, but unable to get good contact on the ball.

30″ Zebras seeing lots of possession, but finding space or an opportunity forward is looking difficult, with Uni overloading numbers in the midfield and locking Zebras to only using the rights side of the park. Uni also getting opportunities on the break through the pace of Sophie Young and the hold up play of Mikalha George.

20″ Monique Undy holds up the ball to lay it off to Lucy Johnstone who getsa shot off, Emmeline Van Beek gets gloves on it for Caitlin Roberts to have another chance but it goes wide of the goal

16″ GOAL Caitlin Roberts! With Uni’s backline backing off, Caitlin Roberts gets the shot off and it goes into the back of the net

15″ Hospital pass from Zebras back line gives the ball to Uni’s midfield who put Sophie Young in on goal. Kacee Pointing holds her ground and stops the shot with ease

13″ After some very good build up play, Zebras finally get some space out wide but Lucy Johnston hits it well over the goals

6″ Uni get the first free kick in goal scoring range. Kaitlin Casey lines it up and it crosses the goal face and deflected for a corner

4″ First solid shot of the game Lucy Johnston from long range. Emmeline Van Beek comfortably pucks it from the air.

Uni kick off, but Zebra’s quickly gain control of the ball