Australia got exactly what it needed against Jamaica: A record night from Sam Kerr, some rest and enough goals to grab second place in Group C.
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Sam Kerr struck four times to send Australia through to the last 16 of the women's World Cup with a 4-1 victory against Jamaica on Tuesday.
Speculation can run rampant heading into the final week of group play. The Matildas are instead trying to focus on the match ahead versus Jamaica.
Italy's Cristiana Girelli bagged a hat trick as they thrashed Jamaica 5-0 to qualify for the last 16 of the women's World Cup on Friday.
Brazil's Cristiane scored a hat-trick as the former finalists sealed a superb 3-0 victory over women's World Cup debutants Jamaica.
Disbanded by their own federation, the irrepressible Reggae Girlz of Jamaica have managed to make history.
They're the lowest-ranked team in the Women's World Cup, but Jamaica is feeling optimistic heading into the event.