By El-Amisty Nobo| Follow Amisty on twitter @ElAmistyNobo

Extraordinary Ghanaian attacker – Mukarama Abdulai cusped a brilliant performance on Tuesday night by winning the Player of the Match award as the Black Maiden swept aside La Celeste in their opening game of the FIFA U-17 Women’s World Cup in Uruguay.

The striker [Abdula] scored a hat-trick in the Black Maidens 5-0 win over Uruguay at Estadio Charrua in Montevideo.

Mukarama scored a goal in the first half [25th minute] and hit the back of the net twice in the second half [78th and 90th minute].

Ghana will face Finland on Friday.