Linfield Ladies win cup and do double

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Kirsty McGuinness and Abbie Magee got the goals

Linfield Ladies have won the Women's Irish Cup, beating Cliftonville 2-1 in last night's final at Windsor Park.

The victory clinches a league and cup double for the Blues.

They went in front through a Kirsty McGuinness goal in the first half.

Cliftonville captain Marissa Callaghan levelled it after the break.

And Linfield keeper Nicole Adams was stretchered off injured.

But teenager Abbie Magee struck deep into injury time to kick-start the Blues' celebrations.

Here's team captain Sarah Venney.


Linfield Ladies: Adams, Myles, Haddock, McDade, Robson, Venney, Corry, McGuinness, Ennis, Bell, Magee. Subs: Doran, Burrows, McFrederick, McDaniel, Timoney.

Cliftonville Ladies: McKenna, McCarthy, Moore, Moran, Curtis, O'Neill, McEvoy, Edwards, McVarnock, Quigley, Callaghan. Subs: Lewsley, Moss, Canavan, Da Silva, White.  

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