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Last Updated: Monday, 5 May, 2003, 10:19 GMT 11:19 UK
Clockwatch: Women's FA Cup final

Charlton Athletic 0-3 Fulham

Goalflashes and major incidents

1455: The referee blows for full-time, sparking off jubilation among the Fulham players.

1451: Rachel Yankey gets a rousing reception as she is replaced by Gitte Therkelsen.

1448: Rachel Yankey breaks down the left and goes down under a Charlton challenge but the referee waves away her appeal for a penalty.

1444: There is a lull in proceedings while Charlton's Eartha Pond is treated for cramp. Fulham take the opportunity to make a substitution, sending on Ronnie Gibbons for Kristy Moore.

1438: Fulham make their first substitution - veteran Marianne Spacey, who will manage the team next season, comes on for Ina Nwajei.

1431: The match is surely beyond Charlton now but the Addicks throw on a couple of substitutes. Emma Whitter and Jessica Smith come on for Jo Broadhurst and Justine Lorton

1423: Farah Williams makes an immediate impact but not in the way she would want. Fulham win a corner which Rachel Unitt swings in and Williams heads the ball into her own net.
Charlton 0-3 Fulham

1420: Charlton send on Farah Williams to replace Alexa Hunn.

1412: Charlton have a chance to pull a goal back. Carmaine Walker pokes the ball through to Amanda Barr, who shrugs off two Fulham defenders and forces a great save out of Astrid Johanness.

1408: Fulham pick up where they left off in the first half and attack the Charlton goal. Margunn Hauganes' corner finds it way out to Rachel Yankey on the edge of the box. After controlling the ball well, she fires in a left-foot shot that goes just wide.

1407: Fulham kick off to start the second half.


1350: Referee George Cain blows for half-time.

1343: Fulham go close to scoring again. Rachel Unitt whips in a cross which Rachel McArthur meets with a firm header that rebounds off the crossbar.

1342: Cope finally gets up after a couple of minutes of treatment and cannot believe that the goal has been allowed. She is booked for dissent.

1339: Fulham extend their advantage with a freak goal. Rachel Unitt pumps the ball into the area. Defender Karen Hills gets a touch and goalkeeper Pauline Cope, coming for the ball, collides with Kristy Moore and the ball bounces into the net for an own-goal.
Charlton 0-2 Fulham

1334: Another chance for Duncan but her shot finds the side-netting. It is all Fulham at the moment.

1332: Sanchia Duncan has a free header at the edge of the box but fails to make contact with the ball.

1326: A nice Fulham build-up ends with Rachel Yankey crossing into the box but Moore cannot control the ball and the danger for Charlton is averted.

1320: Kristy Moore puts Fulham ahead after the Charlton defence are caught napping. Unmarked, Moore belts the ball home at the far post from Rachel Unitt's cross.
Charlton 0-1 Fulham

1317: Johanness has to rush out to palm away a cross into the Fulham danger area.

1310: Charlton's Carmaine Walker latches onto a through ball but Fulham goalkeeper Astrid Johanness bravely rushes out to block. There is a collision and both players need treatment.

1307: Rachel Yankey's cross into the Charlton area causes a goalmouth scramble but the ball is finally cleared.

1303: Amanda Barr has a chance for underdogs Charlton just 40 seconds into the game but drives her shot into the side-netting.

1302 BST: Charlton kick off on a sunny spring day at Selhurst Park.


Teams:

Charlton Athletic: Cope, Casey Stoney, Eartha Pond, Hills, Loizou, Rea, Broadhurst, Hunn, Lorton, Walker, Barr. Subs: Fara Williams, Smith, Kierans, Whitter, Susannah Abbott.

Fulham Ladies: Johanness, Pedersen, McArthur, Phillip, Unitt, Haugenes, Duncan, Yankey, Moore, Nwajei, Jerray-Silver. Subs: Gibbons, Smith, Spacey, Wright, Therkelsen.

Referee: G Cain (Merseyside)




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