Shaw has emerged as the leader of the citizen’s attack with the most goals out of all the attackers
Jamaica’s Khadija Shaw starred in yesterday FA Cup clash which ended in a 7-0 score-line in favor of Manchester City. The citizens were playing against Sheffield United.
The Jamaican emerged as the Player of the Match in the FA Cup fourth-round clash. Shaw opened the scoring in the 16th minute when she received a sublime pass from Chloe Kelly.
Chloe Kelly grabbed the second goal in the 38th minute after arriving in the box just in time to finish a well-prepared cross from the left wing.
Deyna Castellanos chipped in with another goal in the 45th minute, giving Sheffield United no time to breath.
Khadija Shaw showed her goal-poaching abilities in the second half when popped up in the box to finish two more chances that saw her complete her hat-trick. Shaw’s goals came in the 51st and 87th minutes.
Julie Blakstad also jumped into the party with two second half goals in the 53rd and 78th-minute goals.
This performance is a perfect gift for Khadija Shaw who turns 26 on Tuesday. The Jamaican has settled comfortably in the Manchester City Women’s team after making a recent move from the French league.
Shaw has emerged as the leader of the citizen’s attack with the most goals out of all the attackers. She currently has 9 goals and 3 assists in the current Women Super League(WSL). She also has 4 goals in the FA WSL Cup.
Shaw’s and Manchester City’s next WSL match will be against Leicester City on Saturday, 4th February. They’ve also booked an FA WSL Cup semi-final clash against Arsenal on Wednesday, 8th February.