Arsenal, the women's FA Cup holders, went through to the fifth round of the competition with a crushing 11-0 win over Chelsea. England's Justine Lorton and the former international Marianne Spacey scored impressive hat-tricks and Rachel Yankey and Kelly Few scored two apiece with one coming from Sian Williams. Doncaster Belles beat Canary racers 6-0, Karen Walker scoring four goals, and Southampton Saints came back to beat Leeds City Vixens 2-1.Reuse content
Pietro Vierchowod, the veteran Italian defender, has extended his contract at Piacenza for another year. Vierchowod, 39, made his professional debut in 1975 and his Serie A debut in 1980. He has played more than 500 times in the Italian First Division.