The final league game of ADO ladies season ws against their closest rivals, FC Twente. The game turned out to be a real thriller.
ADO took the lead inside the first minute when Jill Wilmot got free. Five minutes later ADO scored again through Renate Jansen. ADO looked comfortable and in charge for the rest of the half and took the two goal lead into the break.
The second half was a real joy to watch, both teams attacking constantly with ADO still being the more dominant force. This however changed just after the hour mark. A weak back pass allowed Twente’s Ellen Jansen to steer the ball passed Barbera Lorsheijd in the ADO goal. Three minutes later and Twente were back on level terms. A free-kick went straight through the defensive wall and into the back of the net, Good strike by Ashley Nick.
ADO picked themselves up and again went on the attack. ADO were soon back in front thanks to a great shot from Marjolijn van den Bighelaar. The ADO forward got a second goal ten minutes later, an error in the Twente defence saw v/d Bighelaar lob the ball into the net from well over 20m out, stunning goal.
A minute later Twente got it back to 4-3 thanks to another goal by Ellen Jansen. The final ten minutes saw penalty claims and ADO hit the post.
A crowd of 1300 roared their appreciation at the final whistle, A great game and result for the ADO ladies, who can now look forward to next Sunday’s cup final, also to be held in the Kyocera stadium. Tickets only 3 Euro’s each, so go and support our ladies!