Lauren James scored a hat trick as Chelsea Women beat Manchester United 3-1 at Stamford Bridge, MySportDab reports.
The Blues women made light work of their opponent in what was an amazing game and result for them after 90 minutes.
Lauren James made sure she came back to haunt her former team in a game that saw her being booed all through the 90 minutes.
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It was a brilliant start to fun from both teams who came in with all preparedness in search of all maximum three points on the table.
Chelsea Women took the lead through Lauren James’ superb finishing which came in the 5th minute with Rytting Kaneryd making the assist as it turned 1-0.
Manchester United Women did well enough from their end but it wasn’t enough as James hit them once again for her brace in the 23rd minute making it 2-0.
The game continued with some tactical changes being applied by the visiting side who pulled one goal back through Hayley Ladd who was able to make it 2-1 in the 43rd minutes.
The first half concluded with Chelsea heading into the break ahead 2-1 against Manchester United who had their moments but it wasn’t enough.
There were some changes made that saw things being closed down between both teams who wanted to see more happen from their end.
Chelsea Women kept calm and pushed through trying to create more opportunities which kept on coming but they couldn’t convert any of them going forward.
Manchester United did well enough also as they came close but were unlucky with Ashley Lawrence saving the Blues as they continued.
Lauren James completed her hat trick with a superb finishing which came in the 85th minute and saw the scoreline increase to 3-1.
Chelsea Women finished the encounter with a 3-1 victory against Manchester United which ensured they keep their place on top of the table.
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