Match Preview: Swansea Uni v Briton Ferry Llansawel
Briton Ferry return to Adran South action this weekend as they make the short trip to Swansea Uni. This game see's the last two unbeaten sides in the Adran South clash at Swansea University Sports Park.
Rhys James' team come into the game with three wins from three games in the league and have won every match in all competitions this season. The Reds winning their last match in the Adran Trophy with a 3-0 win over Cascade thanks to an Alison Witts hat trick.
Swansea Uni have made a good start to the season with two wins and two draws. Their two wins have seen them beat Llanelli Town 2-1. Hannah Pinney scoring the winner in added time. They also beat Coed Duon 2-1 with both goals coming from Katie Horsburgh, again another late winning goal. Their last match saw them draw with Caldicot Town 0-0. Swansea Uni currently sit in third spot just one point behind the leaders.
Head To Head
The Reds have won the last seven meetings between the sides the most recent coming in this seasons Adran Trophy. Two goals from Alison Witts helping the Reds to a 4-0 win.
Ferry won all four meetings last season but had to work hard on their last visit to Swansea. Back in January Angelika Barris' 12th minute goal gave Swansea Uni a half time lead. In a crunch game in last seasons title race goals from Meg Kearle and Lucy Powell in the second half turn the game and gave the reds a vital win.
Manager Rhys James is aware of how tough this game could potentially be saying,
"Its going to be a tough test against a good Swansea University team.
"They made it very difficult for us in the cup.
"We always seem to drop our levels on their pitch but we are completely aware of this and something we have highlighted already.
"If we are not up to the battle, we will lose it."
With Swansea Uni able to top the table with a win James knows that his team are a target for the other sides in the league.
"Every team in our league knows we are the team to beat.
"There's always a target on our back but that makes us stronger as characters.
"We know every game we go into we must win and Sunday is no exception."
Opponents: Swansea Uni
Competition: Adran South
Venue: Swansea University Sports Park, Sketty Lane, Swansea, SA28QB
Kick Off: 14:00