Celtic 0-1 Rangers | Rangers end their Hoops hoodoo

Campbell Finlayson once again braves the elements to bring an alternate take as Rangers maintained their unbeaten start to the league season by finally overcoming their Old Firm rivals. Celtic v Rangers - First Old Firm Derby of the SWPL1 season. It may not be quite the same as the men’s version, but the Old …

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Balmoral Stadium: There’s Nowhere Colder

We sent our Campbell Finlayson way up north to take in a SWPL Quarter Final tie with plenty of intrigue as Aberdeen hosted Hibernian in the pouring rain just one week after the Edinburgh side had defeated the Dons 1-0 in the league. -------- Ticking off ground number 36 of the 42 in the SPFL …

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Glasgow City 0-5 Rangers | The Shape of Things to Come?

By Chris Marshall (@mershdoes) Even with the game out of sight the word shape remained prevalent on Rangers Head Coach Malky Thomson's lips. It has been a familiar cry to those who had already seen the Light Blues in action this season, a foundation on which Rangers have built what can now be seen as …

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UWCL Review: Glasgow City v Peamount United

By Chris Marshall (@mershdoes) As the steel drums of the UEFA Women’s Champions League wondered quite how they ended up reverberating around an empty Broadwood on a sharp November evening so began the recommencent of Glasgow CIty’s latest European campaign. The sound of silence in North Lanarkshire seemed particularly stark 370 days since City last …

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The First Look: Hamilton Academical

Campbell Finlayson (@campbell6_2) gets a first look in the flesh of an Accies side tipped by many for promotion as they faced Glasgow Women at the FOYS Stadium. Having finished as runners up to Hearts in a tight SWP2 title race last year, Hamilton Accies are many people’s favourites to win this year’s title and …

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SWPL Sunday Review: Winning Big

Chris Marshall (@mershdoes) covers the events of the weekend as Glasgow City return to the top and Aberdeen continued their free-scoring start to the season.  SWPL1 - The More Things Change the More They Stay the Same There has been a lot of talk about the investment both halves of the Old Firm have made …

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Women’s Football Around the World: Atlético de Madrid Femenino

We spend a lot of time on Leading the Line talking about fan experience with the desire to increase support and coverage of women's football becoming heightened as a new Scottish season starts to emerge on the horizon. With that in mind editor, Chris Marshall, used a December trip to Madrid to see how things …

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At the Games: Hearts v Partick Thistle

Hearts secured the Scottish Building Society SWPL2 title and promotion after a hard fought 3-0 victory against Partick Thistle in front of a league record crowd of 1,050 at Tynecastle Park. The league leaders going into the last round of fixtures knew that a point would be sufficient to seal the title and promotion to …

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SWFL1 – South – Queen’s Park 4-4 Hibernian 23’s

Queen’s Park secured promotion to next season’s Scottish Building Society SWPL2 in dramatic fashion as two injury time goals sealed a 4-4 draw at home to Hibernian 23s and the point they required in what was an incident packed final day in the SWFL1 - South promotion race. Queen’s came into the game knowing that …

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SWPL2 – Glasgow Girls 0-5 Hamilton Academical

Hamilton Academical kept themselves in the hunt for the Scottish Building Society SWPL2 title with an emphatic 5-0 victory over an off-colour Glasgow Girls at Petershill Park. The visitors had made three changes from the side that had disappointed so greatly against Partick Thistle last week with Ellie Kane, Nichola Sturrock and Megan Quinn all …

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