Gary Lewis: That become once excellent to win. Hope my niece become once watching. Outmoded to set up her group play like that after upon a time. Many of fight and mighty consequence. Round of applause.
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It become once complex for the usa to obtain out. England were getting the ball down and performed it. They imposed their game on the US.
They glance inclined [to set-pieces]. They’ll now not be clearing their traces sufficient.
It become once a slip nevertheless they all count!
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You’ve received to be joyful with the performance. So many
positives. So many sure performances. The mentality of this England group in
the 2nd half of to set up out to purchase the game against the sphere champions. Having a glimpse at
this England group there’s more to make on.
So that components the title will dawdle down to Tuesday’s closing fits.
Japan and England are stage on parts and play each and each completely different live on BBC4 at 22:00.
America can quiet protect the title nevertheless they’ll must beat Brazil and hope the teams above them procedure…and they might perchance perchance must enhance their purpose distinction,.
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Phil Neville said this is in a position to be a benchmark. England own correct long previous toe to toe with the number one group on the earth, they must be joyful with themselves. The fact they were quiet going for a winner shows how some distance we have near as a nation.
Ample the tension. THE TENSION.
Megan Rapinoe goes down beneath strain in the field and there’s mountainous shouts for a penalty.
Referee says no.
And now Steph Houghton clears more hazard.
Karen Bardsley to the rescue!
Carli Lloyd is dashing forward with intent nevertheless the England keeper gets down low and saves the day.
Right here’s now not what they need. A Megan Rapinoe free-kick from distance.
Jodie Taylor, who’s near on in the 2nd half of, helps inch the ball away.
England are occurring the counter! Toni Duggan cuts interior nevertheless her shot hits Adrianna Franch in the usa purpose.
England own a nook now. Beth Mead takes it…gahhh it be with regards to nothing.
Will they dawdle for broke or defend the present ranking? Around 5 minutes to head…
Rachel Daly flies in a contemptible from the nook alternatively it floats too some distance over completely different facet.
England then set up a free-kick about 35-yards out.
One more switch for England. Georgia Stanway comes on for Ellen White.
Within the intervening time, Megan Rapinoe (again) performs a ideal ball to Alex Morgan, nevertheless the usa striker cannot obtain her shot on target.
England are nervy on set up-items. They’ve received to near aid up against a Megan Rapinoe free-kick now.
It be whipped in nevertheless Julie Ertz cannot flick it previous Lionesses keeper Karen Bardsley.
Such a well-labored purpose…
Marc Richards: Very scrappy purpose to concede.. if most efficient the English defence were as intriguing as Phil Neville’s apparel.
Neville’s channeling his interior Southgate…
Steph Houghton’s been hit in the face by the ball and the usa stick with it taking part in, till Megan Rapinoe – the opening goalscorer – indicators the referee and the whistle is blown.
The group hated it, alternatively it become once the lovely thing to enact.
It feels like Arsenal’s Beth Mead is going to be England’s first switch.
She made a tall distinction against Brazil, nevertheless the usa are a completely different assert altogether.
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It be an right scrappy purpose for the usa nevertheless they might perchance perchance now not care. England phase-decided it nevertheless they correct cannot obtain rid. Two gamers dawdle for the same ball and Abbie McManus tries to retain it out along with her hand. There is about a errors. England own struggled with set up-items. The easiest facets on the earth punish you.