Earlier in the afternoon, Leah Galton got the only goal of the game as Manchester United beat Brighton 1-0 to re-open a three-point cushion over fourth-placed Manchester City, who beat West Ham United 2-0 on Saturday.
Bottom side Birmingham City battled to a scoreless draw with Everton on Friday. Trailing Leicester by seven points, Birmingham now look almost certain to be relegated.
Elsewhere, a late Ramona Petzelberger goal gave Aston Villa a 1-0 win away at Spurs.
“Then in the second half we scored some easy goals, but I think the scoreline fairly did (reflect the match). Demi Lambourne had some amazing saves. I’m not standing here being sorry for winning 5-0, I think it reflects our performance.
“We can prepare for the games we are playing, we can control our own performances, for me I’m just as motivated if we’re on top at the moment or if we’re number two. We need to keep on believing, keep on preparing, keep on performing, and who knows where it takes you in the end. But we can only do whatever we can do.”metasports
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