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Kirsty Linnett "Over the moon"

Posted: Sun 30 Mar 2014

Kirsty Linnett celebrates at the final whistle

Image by: Press Association

Goalscorer Kirsty Linnett tells of her delight as Birmingham City Ladies reach the last four of the UEFA Women's Champions League.

"We're just so happy, today we've made club history, we're over the moon and the girls are so happy", said the goalscorer.

Linnett gave Blues Ladies the lead after 24 minutes, getting that vital away goal: "We got an early goal and that was our aim from the start of the game. To get the goal myself, I have no words, I'm just so happy."

Remi Allen doubled Blues lead just after the half hour mark to put the tie beyond Arsenal Ladies and book Blues place in the semi-finals: "It's one of the best days of my career, it makes all the hard work worth it."

"We were the underdogs, we kept our heads and played our game and we worked so hard for each other and we performed like that." the striker added.

Watch the full interview with Kirsty Linnett below: