Road to the Conti Cup final

Chances were at a premium in this game and we escaped a scare as Spurs struck the post early on.

However, the Blues dug deep and in the 70th minute, Erin Cuthbert’s strike from distance opened the scoring.

Although Tottenham continued to press, we got the job done from the penalty spot when Sophie Ingle’s shot hit an opponent’s hand in the box.

Melanie Leupolz would ensure the Blues claimed maximum points and progressed to the knockouts when she converted emphatically from the spot.