BRETT Vale are through to the semi-finals of the HomeStore Self Storage Suffolk Women’s Cup for the first time.
They defeated Needham Market Reserves 3-0 in the quarter-finals on Sunday to reach the final four of this season’s competition.
Brett Vale will be the only Suffolk Girls’ & Women’s League side in the semi-finals.
There they will be joined by Eastern Region Women’s League Division One North duo East Bergholt United and Needham Market.
East Bergholt United defeated SG&WL visitors Henley Athletic 4-1 and Needham Market, last season’s losing finalists, saw off Beccles Town 9-1.
Action from the match is pictured above with Needham Market (red shirts) in possession against Beccles Town (white shirts) at Bloomfields. Photograph courtesy of Ben Pooley.
Holders Ipswich Town, the top-ranked side who play in Division One South East of the FA Women’s National League, eased into the last four courtesy of a 14-0 victory over SG&WL hosts Brantham Athletic.
The draw for the semi-finals will be broadcast and filmed live on BBC Radio Suffolk’s Thursday Night Sports Social between 8.30pm and 9pm on Thursday.
The quarter-final line-up for this season’s Suffolk Veterans’ Cup is now complete following Hadleigh United’s 12-0 win at home to AFC Thurlow on Sunday.
The draw for the last eight will take place later this week via the Suffolk FA Twitter feed.
HomeStore Self Storage Suffolk Women’s Cup Quarter-Finals: Brantham Athletic 0 Ipswich Town 14, Brett Vale 3 Needham Market Res 0, East Bergholt Utd 4 Henley Athletic 1, Needham Market 0 Beccles Town 1.
Suffolk Veterans’ Cup Quarter-Final: Hadleigh Utd 12 AFC Thurlow 0.