A busy period for the Electric Ireland Senior Women’s team continues as they build towards the European Championship in August with games against Scotland and Wales in Belfast next week.
The games follow on from the three match Canada series held in Dublin over the weekend (which was tied with one win each and a draw), and will give Darren Smith’s squad a chance to build on some inconsistent performances of late. Whilst the Green Army have been scoring from both open play and set pieces, they have also been prone to conceding soft goals and penalty corners, a problem they will hope to eradicate next week. They play Scotland on Monday, Tuesday and Friday, with Wales the opposition on Thursday. Continue reading →