Video: How The Ghirls Went Up To Lift The SWPL Cup

Tonight was a historic evening as Celtic FC Women lifted the SWPL Cup by defeating Glasgow City in front of 3645 fans at Firhill.

The match was shown live on BBC Alba and Fran Alonso’s girls performed excellently in front of the cameras to win the trophy.

Caitlin Hayes’ bullet header, from Harkes’ expertly delivered free kick, in the first half was the difference between the teams. Here’s how it happened:

Congratulations to the women, who have led the way with League Cup glory. Ange Postecoglou’s men now have the chance to replicate that achievement later this month.

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Hailing from an Irish background, I grew up in Bournemouth with the good fortune to begin watching Celtic during the Martin O'Neill era. Still living on the south coast, I have a season ticket at Paradise and also travel to European away matches when possible. I have written four Celtic books since the age of 19: Our Stories & Our Songs: The Celtic Support, Take Me To Your Paradise: A History Of Celtic-Related Incidents & Events, Walfrid & The Bould Bhoys: Celtic's Founding Fathers, First Season & Early Stars, and The Holy Grounds of Glasgow Celtic: A Guide To Celtic Landmarks & Sites Of Interest. These were/are sold in Waterstones and official Celtic FC stores, and are available on Amazon.

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