ANNOUNCEMENT | Everton Ladies Are In Town!
Sep 7, 2018 2489 Views

ANNOUNCEMENT | Everton Ladies Are In Town!

Southport Football Club are extremely delighted to announce that Everton Ladies will also use the Merseyrail Community Stadium for the first-half of the new 2018/19 season.

The Blue Girls, who kick off their FA Women’s Super League 1 campaign with a trip to Birmingham City on Sunday, will play at the home of Southport FC – which is also used by Everton Under-23s – for the first time against Reading Ladies for the Continental Cup fixture on September 16, kick-off 2pm.

Nine of the Toffees’ home fixtures are currently confirmed to be hosted at Southport, listed below. Each game will be catered towards a family friendly atmosphere and with admission prices kept low it gives everyone in the surrounding area the opportunity to witness top level professional football at affordable prices.

"To have Everton Ladies in Southport is another huge boost for the club and the town. Women’s football continues to grow at a rapid pace and this new partnership will benefit Southport FC as we aim to attract more women and girls into the beautiful game through our community programme."

Natalie Atkinson, SFC CEO

The confirmed fixture list is as follows:

  • Sunday 16 September – 2pm KO | Reading | Conti Cup Group Stage
  • Thursday 20 September – 7pm KO | Manchester City | FA WSL
  • Sunday 23 September – 2pm KO | Chelsea | FA WSL
  • Sunday 14 October – 2pm KO | Brighton & Hove Albion | FA WSL
  • Sunday 28 October – 2pm KO | West Ham United | FA WSL
  • Sunday 18 November – 2pm KO | Arsenal | FA WSL
  • Sunday 2 December – 2pm KO | Liverpool | FA WSL
  • Sunday 9 December – 2pm KO | Bristol City | FA WSL
  • Thursday 13 December – 7pm KO | Manchester United | Conti Cup Group Stage

The club will be operating cashless turnstiles for the fixtures, so those wishing to attend the games will have to visit the Club Shop on Haig Avenue for a ticket beforehand or can order online through the clubs ticket portal to save time.

Admission prices for the games are £5 Adults, £3 Concessions (Students, O65 & Jobseeker’s) and U16’s go free; with Season Ticket Holders from both Southport and Everton receiving complimentary admission – to gain entry these fans just have to show their season ticket at the turnstile.

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