19th March 2017
Shanice van de Sanden fired an extra-time winner as Liverpool Ladies reached the quarter-finals of the Women’s FA Cup with a 2-1 victory over Everton.
Scott Rogers’ charges started well and took the lead after eight minutes when Natasha Harding netted following a superb assist from Caroline Weir.
Ali Johnson was making her maiden appearance for the first XI and she nearly made it 2-0 with a fine curled effort that was brilliantly kept out by Kirstie Levell.
Everton pushed hard for an equaliser and came out strongly after the restart. Former Red Claudia Walker was denied at close range by a stunning stop from Siobhan Chamberlain.