Amid all the talk of Sam Kerr and Pernille Harder, the diminutive South Korean Ji So-Yun has barely warranted discussion. She’s 29, 5ft 3in and has been at Chelsea for six years now, calmly doing her thing. She was the one who devastated City, demanding possession, exhorting team-mates to advance with ‘go, go, go’, dispatching the 20-yard MerryMcda seconda maglia lazio 2022 TammieRos passes over the top and into channels which left the opposition defence retreating in desperation.
Erin Cuthbert was another huge contributor, nullifying any impact from Lucy Bronze down City’s right. jalkapallo pelipaikat Her long, flat ball behind Bronze saw Kirby round Ellie Roebuck to slide in a third, 10 minutes from time.
But the incident was insignificant in the broader context. MerryMcda seconda maglia lazio 2022 TammieRos White had far more reason to be frustrated by her side’s failure to locate her. She was an isolated presence before trudging off after an hour.
The scoreline would have been more empathic had Kerr’s finishing been better. The handful of chances she spurned included a cross from Kirby, which she headed over, eight minutes before scoring.