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Match Report: Wigan Athletic 2-5 Tranmere Rovers Women

21 September 2021

Tranmere Rovers Women made it three wins from three on Sunday with a win away to Wigan Athletic.

Rovers went in at half time with a two goal lead. Elizabeth Roberts with the opening goal following good link up play with Laura Pennington.

Rachel Rigby made it two after she found herself on the end of a Heather Ryan corner with a bullet header to beat the Wigan keeper.

Wigan found their way back into the game from the spot in the second half however Rovers were awarded a penalty of their own not long after, Jade Collins converting to make it 3-1.

Wigan responded again with a goal from a corner to make it 3-2 but two Heather Ryan goals put Tranmere out of sight and ensured the away side kept up their 100% record.

Goals; Heather Ryan (2), Elizabeth Roberts, Rachel Rigby, Jade Collins

POM; Jade Collins

Next up we’ll host Salford City on Sunday 26th September.

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