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Argyle Ladies to face Stevenage in National League Plate quarter-finals

PLYMOUTH Argyle Ladies have been drawn at home to National League Division One East outfit Stevenage in the quarter-final of the National League Plate competition.

The tie is scheduled to take place at the Manadon Hub on Sunday, January 26.

Both teams lost their opening League Cup ties, Argyle going down 4-3 at Exeter City while Stevenage lost 7-0 at home to Yeovil Town.

This put them in the plate competition with Stevenage winning 3-2 at Ipswich Town before beating Maidenhead United 3-2 at home in the second round.

Argyle, meanwhile, won 7-1 at Buckland Athletic before beating visitors Wimbledon 3-1.

Stevenage do not have a good record so far in their league but have improved of late losing just one of their last seven league and cup matches

Argyle will be looking to the boot of top scorer Natasha Knapman, who has already hit 21 goals this season, while Stevenage have relied on captain Amy Makewell who has struck 12 times.


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