Ballarat City FC's new women's team makes its first appearance as an entity in Football Federation Australia's knockout Nike FC Cup at Morshead Park on Saturday.
Ballarat's premier womens side is now affiliated with City FC. having previously been stand alone as Eureka Strikers.
The Navy Blues play Brunswick City in the second round tie as part of a doubleheader on the stadium pitch.
They kick off at 6.15pm after Ballarat's NPL2 West Vic men's senior fixture.
With first-year coach Tess Curtain in charge, Ballarat reached the second round after a walkover against Brunswick City.
Alex Murphy and Erin Plucke return after playing at Geelong Galaxy NPL for three years.