Pauline Bremer continued her rampant goalscoring streak, as City moved level on points with Arsenal at the top of the FA Women’s Super League table with a 3-1 victory over Everton.
The German netted her 16th and 17th goals of the season with Gemma Bonner also on the scoresheet on a night of torrid weather conditions, as the home side clinched a vital win to extend our impressive 100% record against the Toffees with our 12th success and keep the pressure on the league leaders.
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The triumph marked a positive end to an emotional week, which brought the news of manager Nick Cushing’s upcoming departure for a new challenge with New York City FC. Speaking before the game, captain Steph Houghton had encouraged the squad to ‘give Nick the send-off he deserves’ in his final weeks at the Club and City produced a dominant display to continue our fine start to 2020 at the Academy Stadium.
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