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06 Aug 2017
Depor Ladies lost the Teresa Herrera before Athletic Ladies, the Galicians completed a solid first part and fell in the second half before a team with more experience.

The Galician gals looking better than Athletic since the start, the Basques had big problems in the output of the ball, while Depor Ladies had three chances within the first twenty minutes. Gaby and Kika were the most active players for the locals, the Venezuelan duo was giving a lot of problems to Athletic, team that didn’t find comfortable on the pitch.

The first chance in the game for Athletic was a direct free-kick of Leia that was blocked by Malena (35’). The game was more equal within the last ten minutes, but both sides missed to create clear scoring opportunities.

The second half started with a good chance for both sides, first Depor Ladies were close to score in a chance for Peke (47’) that was saved by the visiting goalie Leguina, and in the next play Erika Vázquez missed the target from close range.

Athletic were looking better in the second part, it found the way to combine in Depor’s side of the field and approached in a couple of set-pieces actions that didn’t bring any problems to Malena.  Centre-back Miriam was the first substitution as she replaced Raquel.

Gaby had the next opportunity with a long distance shot that missed the target (61’), in the next play Patri saved the goal for Athletic clearing the danger after Oihane had already dribbled the keeper.

Athletic found the goal at minute 75, it was a counterattack in which Erika Vázquez scored with a low shot from the edge of the area. Depor Ladies could have tied the game one minute later, this after a solo-play by Lia, but Gaby missed the target.

The next substitution at Depor was the entry of Estefi for Kika, then Miga an Laura entered the pitch, but the scoresheet didn’t change and Athletic earned the trophy despite the late pressure from the locals. 

Depor Ladies: Malena – Cris (Miga 82’), Silvia (Laura 82’), Raquel (Miriam 57’), Patri - Iris, Tere, Kika (Estefi 77’), Sara (Lia 70’) – Peke, Gaby.
Athletic: Ainhoa Tirapu (Leguina 46’) (Paula 82’) - Ainhoa Álvarez (María Blanco. 68’), Yulema Corres (Ane Bergara 46’), Eunate, Marta Perea - Erika, Vanesa Gimbert, Jone Ibáńez, Oihana - Ane Azkona, Leia.
Goal: 0-1: (75’) Erika Vázquez
Referee: Elena Casal
Venue: Abanca Riazor




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