Hull City Ladies vs West Bromwich Albion Women Preview: Tigresses face challenging Baggies test

After defeat in the cup to Middlesbrough last time out, the Tigresses turn their attention back to more important matters in the league where they face an uphill battle to climb up the division.

Tasks don’t come much tougher than West Brom however, they thrashed Middlesbrough 8-0 with Jade Arber netting 4 before playing out a 2-2 draw with Derby County Ladies.

Louis Sowe’s side are carrying on their positive form from last season; they were crowned convincing Champions of the FA Women’s National league division 1 midlands table winning 19 out of 20 games.

Central midfielder Helen Lynskey has been a shining light for the Tigresses in recent games, she has netted in her last two outings against Sheffield and Middlesbrough.

10 points separates this weekends teams with West Brom in the midst of a mid table battle, whilst City are patiently waiting for their first points this season.

A trip to the Dransfield stadium sees West Brom embark on their second away trip this season, their last being a 2-0 win at Stoke City.

Whilst the Tigresses have played an equal amount of home and away fixtures (three each).

In their last league fixture, the Tigresses were the subject of second half heartache after holding a 1-0 lead for fifty minutes, Sheffield scored two in the space of 8 minutes to snatch the points.

This fixture is a rearranged one after the previous was meant to take place on October 6th at the Haworth Park Sports Facility.

The match is taking place on Sunday 20th October with a 2pm kick off. Tickets are £5 for adults, £4 for concessions and under 16’s free.