Super Falcons forward Ini Umotong scored a hat-trick as Portsmouth Ladies won 5-2 away at Plymouth Argyle in the FA Premier League southern division.
She found the net twice in the first half as the Blues continued their fine start to the season with a five-star performance.
The hosts reduced the deficit through Jessie Jones. Midfielder and full-back defender Jess Frampton both scored to make it a 4-1 affair for the visitors.
Umotong completed her hat-trick late in the second half before Plymouth scored a consolatory goal. They were reduced to 10-man after a sending off.