In a dazzling debut that left Al-Ittihad fans in awe, Super Falcons defender Ashleigh Plumptre displayed her prowess with a stunning hat-trick, propelling her team to a resounding 3-0 victory over Eastern Flames in their season opener.
Plumptre wasted no time making her mark, opening the scoring just 30 minutes into the match, outclassing Eastern Flames FC with a precision finish. By halftime, Al-Ittihad was already ahead, leading 1-0.
Her extraordinary skills shone brightly as she volleyed in a second goal shortly after the one-hour mark, effectively doubling her team’s lead.
A mere 16 minutes into the second half, the 25-year-old defender added another goal, perfectly placed to extend her team’s advantage.
With five minutes left on the clock, she completed her sensational hat-trick with a precise strike from inside the box, cementing the win for her side.
This remarkable debut was made possible by Plumptre’s summer transfer to Al-Ittihad on a free transfer, following her tenure with Leicester City.
Her outstanding performance has fans and football fans thrilled, cheering and also anticipating what more she will bring to the team in their new campaign.
Ashleigh Plumptre’s star is undoubtedly on the rise in the world of football. The Super Falcons Star defender is about to take Saudi football by storm.