Brighton to replay Women's FA Cup tie after substitute error

Brighton & Hove Albion Women
Brighton & Hove Albion Women are top of the FA Women's Premier League Southern Division

Brighton & Hove Albion Women will have to replay their Women's FA Cup fourth round tie against Blackburn Rovers after naming too many substitutes in the initial meeting.

Albion named seven subs for their 2-1 victory on 28 February, when competition rules only allow five players on the bench.

The match will be replayed on Sunday at at Bognor Regis Town's Nyewood Lane.

The winners will face Sporting Club Albion in the last 16.

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