Preview: Solihull Moors FA Cup

Lincoln City Women host Solihull Moors in the first round of the Vitality FA Cup this Sunday, December 13th.

The Imps last played on November 1st when they beat Holwell Sports 2-0 away from home in the FA Cup third qualifying round. Forward Leah Hardy provided both the goals.

Leah Hardy v Holwell

Recent form

Lincoln have enjoyed a strong start to the season, drawing one and winning three out of their five league games, scoring an impressive 16 goals.

Solihull travel to Active Nation Yarborough after beating Sporting Khalsa 3-0 in the previous round.

The West Midlands side are in good form, scoring 24 goals in seven games this season and losing just once to league leaders Wolverhampton Wanderers.

The Moors sit above the home side in the Women’s National League table on goals scored.

Head to head

The league rivals previously met in March with Lincoln coming away with a comfortable 6-0 win after a hat-trick from Amy Blinkhorn and goals from Amy Hunt and Abbie Murrell.

The Imps beat Moors 7-0 in the FA Cup last season and 4-1 in the league the week prior.

Amy Kay v Solihull in March

Who to watch?

Lois Jefferies joined Solihull from Wolves over the summer and she has already scored nine goals this season. Jefferies made just four appearances for Wolves but scored five goals and won 'Opposition Player of the Match' once.

The winners of this fixture will be heading into the hat for Monday's second round draw.

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