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Brighton & Hove Albion Women 0-1 Tottenham Hotspur Women

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WSL highlights of Tottenham Hotspur Women's win at Brighton & Hove Albion Women

Rianna Dean scored a second-half penalty as Tottenham secured a narrow Women's Super League victory at Brighton.

The home team were up against it from the half-hour mark at the People's Pension Stadium, when France midfielder Lea Le Garrec was sent off for a second bookable offence.

Spurs made their numerical advantage count midway through the second period, Dean rifling a spot-kick past Megan Walsh and into the bottom-right corner after Angela Addison had been fouled by Kirsty Barton.

The win saw the visitors move up to sixth in the table, while Brighton remain ninth.

Match report supplied by PA Media.

Line-ups

Brighton Women

  • 1Walsh
  • 8Barton
  • 14KerkdijkBooked at 16mins
  • 21Le Tissier
  • 20Williams
  • 15Green
  • 19SimpkinsSubstituted forNatkielat 83'minutes
  • 4BowmanBooked at 85mins
  • 11NildénSubstituted forUmotongat 45'minutes
  • 27Le GarrecBooked at 31mins
  • 7Whelan

Substitutes

  • 2Roe
  • 9Umotong
  • 10Natkiel
  • 12Lundorf Skovsen
  • 23Jarrett
  • 24Bennink
  • 25Fiskerstrand

Tottenham Women

  • 22Spencer
  • 29Neville
  • 25Godfrey
  • 6Filbey
  • 15Worm
  • 3Percival
  • 4Green
  • 2LeonSubstituted forQuinnat 68'minutes
  • 7DavisonSubstituted forPeplowat 88'minutes
  • 14AddisonSubstituted forGrahamat 78'minutes
  • 9Dean

Substitutes

  • 1Morgan
  • 8Peplow
  • 10Haines
  • 11Schillaci
  • 16Graham
  • 19Quinn
Referee:
Louise Saunders
Attendance:
964

Match Stats

Home TeamBrighton WomenAway TeamTottenham Women
Possession
Home45%
Away55%
Shots
Home8
Away9
Shots on Target
Home1
Away5
Corners
Home2
Away5
Fouls
Home19
Away7

Live Text

Match ends, Brighton and Hove Albion Women 0, Tottenham Hotspur Women 1.

Full Time

Second Half ends, Brighton and Hove Albion Women 0, Tottenham Hotspur Women 1.

Attempt missed. Kate Natkiel (Brighton and Hove Albion Women) right footed shot from outside the box is high and wide to the right.

Foul by Rianna Dean (Tottenham Hotspur Women).

Danielle Bowman (Brighton and Hove Albion Women) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Corner, Tottenham Hotspur Women. Conceded by Ini-Abasi Umotong.

Corner, Tottenham Hotspur Women. Conceded by Ini-Abasi Umotong.

Substitution

Substitution, Tottenham Hotspur Women. Chloe Peplow replaces Gemma Davison.

Corner, Tottenham Hotspur Women. Conceded by Maya Le Tissier.

Ashleigh Neville (Tottenham Hotspur Women) wins a free kick on the right wing.

Foul by Aileen Whelan (Brighton and Hove Albion Women).

Booking

Danielle Bowman (Brighton and Hove Albion Women) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.

Gemma Davison (Tottenham Hotspur Women) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Danielle Bowman (Brighton and Hove Albion Women).

Substitution

Substitution, Brighton and Hove Albion Women. Kate Natkiel replaces Emily Simpkins.

Attempt missed. Josephine Green (Tottenham Hotspur Women) right footed shot from the centre of the box misses to the left. Assisted by Gemma Davison with a headed pass.

Attempt saved. Kit Graham (Tottenham Hotspur Women) left footed shot from outside the box is saved in the centre of the goal.

Substitution

Substitution, Tottenham Hotspur Women. Kit Graham replaces Angela Addison.

Ashleigh Neville (Tottenham Hotspur Women) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Ini-Abasi Umotong (Brighton and Hove Albion Women).

Lucy Quinn (Tottenham Hotspur Women) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Victoria Williams (Brighton and Hove Albion Women).

Attempt missed. Kayleigh Green (Brighton and Hove Albion Women) right footed shot from the centre of the box is close, but misses to the right. Assisted by Ini-Abasi Umotong with a headed pass following a set piece situation.

Foul by Angela Addison (Tottenham Hotspur Women).

Danielle Bowman (Brighton and Hove Albion Women) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Lucy Quinn (Tottenham Hotspur Women) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Victoria Williams (Brighton and Hove Albion Women).

Attempt missed. Ini-Abasi Umotong (Brighton and Hove Albion Women) right footed shot from outside the box is too high. Assisted by Danique Kerkdijk.

Substitution

Substitution, Tottenham Hotspur Women. Lucy Quinn replaces Lucia Leon.

Goal!

Goal! Brighton and Hove Albion Women 0, Tottenham Hotspur Women 1. Rianna Dean (Tottenham Hotspur Women) converts the penalty with a right footed shot to the bottom right corner.

Penalty Tottenham Hotspur Women. Angela Addison draws a foul in the penalty area.

Penalty conceded by Kirsty Barton (Brighton and Hove Albion Women) after a foul in the penalty area.

Lucia Leon (Tottenham Hotspur Women) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Kayleigh Green (Brighton and Hove Albion Women).

Offside, Tottenham Hotspur Women. Hannah Godfrey tries a through ball, but Lucia Leon is caught offside.

Attempt saved. Ria Percival (Tottenham Hotspur Women) right footed shot from outside the box is saved in the top right corner. Assisted by Gemma Davison.

Corner, Tottenham Hotspur Women. Conceded by Kirsty Barton.

Foul by Lucia Leon (Tottenham Hotspur Women).

Maya Le Tissier (Brighton and Hove Albion Women) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Ashleigh Neville (Tottenham Hotspur Women) wins a free kick on the right wing.

goal

As It Stood

TeamPWDLFAGDPts
1Man City Women1613123993040
2Chelsea Women15123047113639
3Arsenal Women15120340132736
4Man Utd Women1472524121223
5Reading Women146352124-321
6Tottenham Women156271524-920
7Everton Women146172121019
8West Ham Women145181934-1516
9Brighton Women163491130-1913
10Bristol City Women14239938-299
11B'ham City Women132110523-187
12Liverpool Women141310820-126
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