Women’s football: Rotherham hit five in league opener

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Rotherham United Ladies FC recorded a strong opening day 5-0 victory over Leafield Athletic.

The Lady Millers gave their promotion hopes the best possible start on Sunday when they dispatched Leafield on home soil in the Midland Women’s Combination League’s Main Division.

Goals on the Roundwood Sports and Social Club turf came from Klare Osbourne, Fay Cassidy, Nat Shaw, Jade Tilling and Kirsty Richardson.