The international window saw Scotland complete their Euro qualification campaign and, from the outside, it will have looked liked it ended in a manner which mirrored the group games as a whole.
The news was inevitable, and the decision commendable, as the SFA announced the suspension of Scottish football for all teams below the men’s Premiership and Championship.
The pain of Glasgow City’s dismantling by Rangers last week was further compounded by their underwhelming exit in the UEFA Women’s Champions League on Wednesday night.
The expansion of the Scottish Women’s Premier League is a welcomed growth to the game.
Promotion is still on the agenda for Aberdeen FC Women as they kick-off their SWPL2 season.
When the call came to work with the club he supports, Stuart Bathgate could not refuse.
Promotion is again on the agenda for Aberdeen FC Women.