Burnley FC Women secured the FA Women’s National League Division One North title yesterday with an emphatic 3-0 victory at Crewe Alexandra Ladies FC.

A hattrick from Evie Priestley saw the Claret Women top the league table with 50 points, securing promotion for two consecutive seasons and ensuring they will now progress into the FA Women’s National League Northern Premier Division.

Hattrick hero Evie Priestley

Burnley FC Women First Team Manager Matt Bee said: “It’s a great achievement for this group of players, the work rate, focus and mentality has been fantastic since the start of the season and they deserve huge credit. It was a special day for the football club.”

Captain Jo Holt with First Team Manager Matt Bee

Click here to read the full match report from the game.