England 2 Scotland 1 updates: Lionesses hold on to win Women’s World Cup showdown

first_imgFirstPrev1 of 3NextLast6 months ago9th June 2019MarcA winning start for the #Lionesseshttps://t.co/QyF3IAyuFt— talkSPORT (@talkSPORT) June 9, 20196 months ago9th June 2019MarcFT: #Lionesses 2-1 ScotlandAn ideal start to England’s #FIFAWWC campaign with a hard fought victory.What did you make of the game? 🤔📻 Live coverage → https://t.co/nOCybh8ExD pic.twitter.com/BPTY8wVBNd— talkSPORT (@talkSPORT) June 9, 20196 months ago9th June 2019MarcEngland 2 Scotland 1 – FULL TIME6 months ago9th June 2019MarcEngland 2 Scotland 1England doing well to see this game out with Scott holding on to it around the corner flag.Stanway then decides to take aim but her effort curls just wide.6 months ago9th June 2019MarcEngland 2 Scotland 1Four minutes of additional time to come.6 months ago9th June 2019MarcEngland 2 Scotland 1More good play from Emslie on the Scottish wing, she’s been superb in the second half.But she can’t quite dig out a cross and England can clear to relieve any pressure.6 months ago9th June 2019MarcEngland 2 Scotland 1Scotland make their final change with Arnot replacing Murray. Not long left, will England hang on or can Scotland find a famous equaliser?6 months ago9th June 2019MarcEngland 2 Scotland 1England respond to that shock goal but bringing on exciting talent Stanway for Kirby. Just ten minutes to go.6 months ago9th June 2019MarcEngland 2 Scotland 1 – Claire EmslieWow, the Scots are right back in it!Emslie has played really well in the second half and now has goal for her efforts as she smashes home from close range after a mistake from Houghton. Game on! 6 months ago9th June 2019MarcEngland 2 Scotland 0Evans gets in behind the England defence and tries to cut it across goal but can only find Bardsley.Scotland are certainly not out of this game yet.6 months ago9th June 2019MarcEngland 2 Scotland 0So close for England but that is a brilliant save from Alexander.White gets free inside the box from a corner, swivels and fires at goal from close range. But Alexander manages to get down to her left fast and keep it out.Carney is on for Mead.6 months ago9th June 2019MarcEngland 2 Scotland 0Emslie and Cuthbert do well to manufacture a corner for the Scots. Little swings it in and it falls to Corsie but England do well to block.Emslie then looks to keep the pressure on but it rebounds off her for a goal-kick. 6 months ago9th June 2019MarcHT: #Lionesses 2-0 Scotland✅ VAR controversy✅ Two goals scored ✅ England in controlPhil Neville’s side are in control 👏What did you make of that half? 🤔📻 Live coverage → https://t.co/nOCybh8ExD pic.twitter.com/OY2FmMkiFA— talkSPORT (@talkSPORT) June 9, 20196 months ago9th June 2019MarcEngland 2 Scotland 0 – HALF TIME6 months ago9th June 2019MarcEngland 2 Scotland 0England work a corner out to Walsh who lets fly from range. It sails over the bar.6 months ago9th June 2019MarcEngland 2 Scotland 0Beattie goes into the book as she cuts down Parris on the right wing.England can load the box as Mead takes. Houghton tries to meet it but Scotland can just about smuggle it behind.England swing it back in but this time Houghton heads wide.Two minutes of stoppage time to come.6 months ago9th June 2019MarcEngland 2 Scotland 0 – Ellen WhiteClinical from White and this time it does count.Kirby does well on the edge of the box to work it to White who curls home a fine finish to double England’s lead. 6 months ago9th June 2019MarcEngland 2 Scotland 0Half an hour to go in Nice as England keeper Bardsley makes her first save of the match, smothering Emslie’s effort with ease.6 months ago9th June 2019MarcEngland 2 Scotland 0Bright has been forced off and McManus comes on in her place. Scotland also make a change with Smith replacing Docherty.The Scots have looked good since the break but Cuthbert is getting isolated when she drives forward, she is by far their most dangerous player.England remain on the hunt for their third but White heads over from a tight angle.6 months ago9th June 2019MarcEngland 2 Scotland 0Bright is down for England after getting tangled up with Cuthbert and it looks like she’s injured her shoulder. 6 months ago9th June 2019MarcEngland 1 Scotland 0Half an hour gone and Mead nearly makes it two to England as she latches onto Kirby’s pass but can only fire right at Alexander.Then a big shout for another handball against Scotland inside the box but this time VAR isn’t interested.FirstPrev1 of 3NextLastcenter_img GOAL!! #Lionesses 2-1 Scotland #ENGSCO // #FIFAWWC 📻 Live coverage → https://t.co/nOCybh8ExD pic.twitter.com/ioafviV13G— talkSPORT (@talkSPORT) June 9, 2019 GOAL!! #Lionesses 2-0 Scotland #ENGSCO // #FIFAWWC 📻 Live coverage → https://t.co/nOCybh8ExD pic.twitter.com/ayVhkHWpUT— talkSPORT (@talkSPORT) June 9, 20196 months ago9th June 2019MarcEngland 1 Scotland 0The Scots are pressing England well but Neville’s side have the quality needed to play their way out of danger.They work it out to Mead who drives at her defender to win a corner. Mead then whips it in but Scott is pulled up for a foul on Alexander. 6 months ago9th June 2019MarcEngland 2 Scotland 0The Lionesses think they have their third just seconds into the second half with White squaring to Mead who slots home.But White is caught offside and the flag eventually goes up. No goal.6 months ago9th June 2019MarcEngland 2 Scotland 0England get us back off and underway in Nice.6 months ago9th June 2019MarcSo England in control of their opening World Cup clash with Parris and White netting against Scotland.What will the second half bring?last_img read more

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