Glas­gow City make it 11-in-a-row

Evening Times - - FOOTBALL RESULTS -

GLAS­GOW City were crowned Scot­tish women’s cham­pi­ons for the 11th suc­ces­sive sea­son af­ter de­feat­ing Hiber­nian 3-0 in Ed­in­burgh yes­ter­day.

City, who have not con­ceded a goal in the league since May, raced to a 3-0 lead at the break thanks to goals from Lau­ren McMurchie, Hay­ley Lauder and Abbi Grant. Hibs, who needed to win to take the ti­tle race to the fi­nal day, were left stunned.

Scott Booth, the head coach who was claim­ing his third league crown with the team, said: “I am very proud of ev­ery sin­gle mem­ber of our squad. As the sea­son has pro­gressed we have got stronger and stronger and in the big league games against Hibs, we have taken all nine points and that is credit to the men­tal­ity and abil­ity of this team.

“To­day was huge for us and the team took the chal­lenge head on. Win­ning 11 straight ti­tles is noth­ing short of re­mark­able. The pres­sure to keep per­form­ing at the high­est level is

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