Doncaster Ladies' promotion hopes hang by thread

Doncaster Ladies must beat Leeds Ladies at home on Saturday (2pm) and hope for a favour elsewhere to retain any hope of clinching promotion back to the National League.

Wednesday, 2nd March 2016, 5:00 am
Doncaster Ladies
Doncaster Ladies

The Town Field club missed a chance to close the gap on Northern Premier Division leaders Timperley last weekend when they could only manage a 1-1 draw at third-placed Kendal, while Timperley were held to a 0-0 stalemate at Neston South Wirral.

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The league leaders can seal promotion this weekend with victory at home to relegation-threatened Chester.

Doncaster trail Timperley by four points with two games left to play. The top two meet on the final day of the season.

n Doncaster’s men lost 2-1 at Conference North bottom side Lichfield.