Womens Premiership


17 Nov 2020

The NI Football League can advise an update regarding the Danske Bank Women’s Premiership.

The NIFL Women’s Premiership Management Committee met on Monday evening (16 November) at which a sub-committee was established to consider the status of the three rescheduled games in November in which Derry City Women were unable to field a squad.

These fixtures are:

  • Glentoran Women v Derry City Women (4 November 2020)
  • Crusaders Strikers v Derry City Women (11 November 2020)
  • Derry City Women v Glentoran Women (18 November 2020)

With all other Women’s Premiership clubs participating in scheduled fixtures in November the sub-committee deemed Derry City in breach of Rule 15 (b) of the NIFL Women’s Premiership Rules & Regulations 2020 with regards to games scheduled 4th, 11th & 18th November.

All fixtures are to be deemed as forfeits with three points accredited to the opposing team and a score line of three goals to nil awarded to the opponents.