Matildas skipper Sam Kerr was on course as champions Chelsea thumped Bristol Metropolis 9-Zero within the English Girls’s Tremendous League on Sunday.
The Blues took the lead via Fran Kirby after 15 minutes and stormed in to a 5-Zero benefit at half-time after strikes from Maren Mjelde, Melanie Leupolz, Erin Cuthbert and Millie Shiny.
The second half continued in the identical vein, with Beth England including a sixth within the 65th minute earlier than Niamh Charles, Pernille More durable made it 8-0.
Kerr grew to become the ninth totally different scorer of the day when she tapped in late within the recreation to cap off the day for a dominant Chelsea and make it an totally depressing one for fellow Aussies Chloe Logarzo and Ella Mastrantonio within the Metropolis facet.
Who cursed Sam Kerr and is the kerrse now damaged?
— Eleana Gudema (@EleanaGudema) September 13, 2020
🤝 TEAM 🤝
Sam Kerr will get on the objective sheet and makes it NINE targets for NINE goalscorers! Chelsea are on fireplace! 🔥 pic.twitter.com/oti1bvlk3m
— AtaFootball (@atafball) September 13, 2020
Matildas midfielder Hayley Raso helped Everton to a hard-fought 1-Zero win over Tottenham.
Spurs, who had been with out new signing. USA worldwide Alex Morgan, fell behind to Izzy Christiansen’s header to seal a second successive win following final week 4-Zero victory over Bristol Metropolis.
England full-backs Bronze and Alex Greenwood had been each named in Manchester Metropolis’s beginning XI to face Brighton after signing from Lyon earlier this week.
However, whereas Metropolis dominated possession and created extra possibilities, they had been stifled by a well-organised Brighton defence and a few glorious saves by goalkeeper Megan Walsh in a 0-Zero draw.
Manchester United got here from 2-1 all the way down to thrash Birmingham 5-2 for his or her first win of the marketing campaign.
Studying responded to a 6-1 thrashing by Arsenal final day out by overcoming Aston Villa 3-1.