Matildas captain Sam Kerr placed on a one-woman present to ship Chelsea to the English League Cup closing, scoring 4 occasions as she prepares to move house to guide Australia within the Cup of Nations.
Kerr was unstoppable in a 7-0 demolition of hapless West Ham, scoring her sixth hat-trick for Chelsea, all within the first half, then including a fourth for good measure.
It took her season haul to twenty objectives for Chelsea throughout all competitions, essentially the most of any participant.
The outcome additionally units up a Cup closing conflict towards Arsenal and Matildas teammates Caitlin Foord and Steph Catley on March 5.
Kerr opened her account in simply the third minute and netted her 4 within the sixtieth to finish her scoring feat.
It bodes nicely for the Matildas who will tackle Spain, Jamaica and the Czech Republic within the Cup of Nations from subsequent Thursday, with video games in Gosford, Sydney and Newcastle.
The sequence is essential preparation for the FIFA World Cup being held in Australia in June and July.