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Women set for 3 Madejski matches as Conti Cup fixtures finalised

Lewes, Palace and Bristol City all visiting RG2

15 August 2019

Reading FC Women will host three fixtures at Madejski Stadium before Christmas, as Lewes and Crystal Palace each visit in the Continental Cup and Bristol City head here in the Barclays FA Women’s Super League.

The Conti Cup draw has handed Kelly Chambers’ side some tough games, with WSL trio Chelsea, Tottenham Hotspur and West Ham United all joining them in Group D – as well as Championship sides Lewes and Crystal Palace.

The Royals begin their cup campaign away to Spurs at The Hive on 22nd September, and close away to Chelsea at Kingsmeadow on 11th December. Between those games, they host three fixtures in their group stage: Sussex side Lewes are the first visitors at Madejski Stadium on Sunday 20th October, before West Ham travel to Adams Park in Wycombe on Sunday 3rd November. Then it’s back to RG2 on Thursday 21st November to host Palace.

Amongst that busy cup schedule is a fixture against Bristol City in RG2 – the Vixens, who finished two points below the Royals last season, travel to Reading in league action.

We have enjoyed a fantastic following every time our Women's side have played at Madejski Stadium - and we're looking forward to bringing the action back to Reading.

Reading FCW vs West Ham Women - Action (56).jpgMaz Pacheco in action at our most recent Women's fixture at Madejski Stadium, when the Royals faced West Ham in February

Reading FC Women have fared well in the Continental Cup in previous years, going all the way to the Semi-Final in 2018 and going out to eventual winners Arsenal. Last season saw the side progress to the Quarter-Finals; that time Chelsea were the ones who progressed to the final four.

A total of 23 teams will compete across four groups, with the top two clubs from each group progressing to the knockout stages.  The final for the 2020 competition is being scheduled for Saturday 29 February 2020, subject to broadcast.

The final for the 2020 competition is being scheduled for Saturday 29 February 2020, subject to broadcast.

Reading FC Women fixtures at Madejski Stadium

Reading FC Women V Lewes Women
Sunday 20th October 2019, 2pm
Continental Cup

Reading FC Women V Crystal Palace Women
Thursday 21st November 2019, 7.30pm
Continental Cup

Reading FC Women V Bristol City Women
Sunday 17th November 2019, 2pm
FA Women’s Super League

Continental Cup group-stage draw

Group A Group B Group C Group D
Aston Villa Arsenal Birmingham City Chelsea
Blackburn Rovers Brighton & Hove Albion Everton Crystal Palace
Coventry United Bristol City  Leicester City Lewes
Durham Charlton Athletic  Manchester City Reading
Liverpool London Bees  Manchester United Tottenham Hotspur
Sheffield United London City Lionesses   West Ham United

Tickets for all our Women's fixtures will be available to buy online in advance here.

Our full Fixtures & Results listings for Reading FC Women can be found here.


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