Match ends, Bristol City Women FC 1, Everton Ladies 0.
Lucy Graham scored from about 30 yards as Bristol City Women put in a resolute defensive display to beat Everton.
Everton keeper Kirstie Levell could only tip Graham's fine strike onto the post and into the net, as the hosts broke through with their first shot.
The visitors were thwarted by several saves from Sophie Baggaley, with Elise Hughes and Angharad James also hitting the woodwork in quick succession.
Chantelle Boye-Hlorkah was also denied as Everton were left frustrated.
The Toffees stay second from bottom of the Women's Super League table, with Bristol City consolidating their place in fifth, three points behind Birmingham.
Bristol City Women
- 14GrahamSubstituted forKemppiat 90+3'minutes
- 10RutherfordSubstituted forAyaneat 84'minutes
- 5WormSubstituted forHughesat 54'minutes
- 24BrownlieSubstituted forCainat 64'minutesBooked at 90mins
- 13StringerBooked at 61mins
- 8KaagmanSubstituted forBoye-Hlorkahat 72'minutes
- Stacey Pearson
- Shots on Target
Second Half ends, Bristol City Women FC 1, Everton Ladies 0.
Foul by Hannah Cain (Everton Ladies).
Danique Kerkdijk (Bristol City Women FC) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
Attempt missed. Megan Finnigan (Everton Ladies) header from the centre of the box misses to the left. Assisted by Angharad James with a cross following a corner.
Hannah Cain (Everton Ladies) is shown the yellow card.
Corner, Everton Ladies. Conceded by Julie Biesmans.
Attempt blocked. Chantelle Boye-Hlorkah (Everton Ladies) right footed shot from outside the box is blocked.
Attempt saved. Hannah Cain (Everton Ladies) right footed shot from the centre of the box is saved in the centre of the goal.
Substitution, Bristol City Women FC. Juliette Kemppi replaces Lucy Graham.
Hannah Cain (Everton Ladies) wins a free kick on the left wing.
Foul by Danique Kerkdijk (Bristol City Women FC).
Attempt saved. Julie Biesmans (Bristol City Women FC) right footed shot from a difficult angle and long range on the left is saved in the top left corner.
Foul by Abbey-Leigh Stringer (Everton Ladies).
Abigail Harrison (Bristol City Women FC) wins a free kick on the left wing.
Elise Hughes (Everton Ladies) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
Foul by Frankie Brown (Bristol City Women FC).
Substitution, Bristol City Women FC. Rosella Ayane replaces Ella Rutherford.
Delay over. They are ready to continue.
Delay in match Sophie Baggaley (Bristol City Women FC) because of an injury.