Scotland Women Face Wales In European Championships

Scotland Women will play their quarter final match up against Wales tomorrow, Saturday 17 May, at the FIRA-AER European Championships. In the other quarter finals England play Sweden, Ireland are drawn against Spain and France face a tough contest against hosts Holland.Scotland Women will play their quarter final match up against Wales tomorrow, Saturday 17 May, at the FIRA-AER European Championships.

In the other quarter finals England play Sweden, Ireland are drawn against Spain and France face a tough contest against hosts Holland.

The match will kick off at 5.30pm at the National Rugby Centre in Amsterdam. If Scotland Women come out victorious they will play the semi finals on Tuesday, against either France or Holland.

The tournament will mark the first outing of new head coach, Jamie Dempsey and he will be doing his utmost to ensure Scotland hit the ground running against Wales.

Amongst the replacements is uncapped Ruth Slaven (Murrayfield Wanderers) who will be hoping to make an appearance at some point during the match.


Scotland Women's team to face Wales in the quarter final of the FIRA-AER European Championships, at the National Rugby Centre, Amsterdam, Saturday 17 May, 5.30pm

Scotland Women: Heather Lockhart (Hillhead/Jordanhill), Sarah-Louise Walker (Watsonains), Beth Dickens (Murrayfield Wanderers), Jill McCord (RHC) CAPTAIN, Lyndsey Wheeler (Blaydon/Team Northumbria), Louise Moffat (RHC), Lynn Reid (RHC), Kerry Holdsworth (Watsonians), Sarah Gill (Murrayfield Wanderers), Erin Kerr (Richmond), Cara D'Silva (RHC), Suzi Newton (Blaydon/Team Northumbria), Ronnie Fitzpatrick (RHC), Tanya Griffiths (RHC), Lucy Millard (Murrayfield Wanderers).
Substitutes: Joan Hutchison (Hillhead/Jordanhill), Louise Forsyth (RHC), Alex Pratt (Watsonians), Ruth Slaven (Murrayfield Wanderers), Louise Dalgleish (RHC), Laura Steven (Murrayfield Wanderers), Lyndsey Douglas (Richmond)