Jodie Taylor’s 61st-minute ranking was ample to raise England to a win in the direction of Argentina inside the group stage of the 2019 FIFA Women’s World Cup on Friday in Le Havre, France.
The win clinched England’s spot inside the knockout stage.
Midfielder Beth Mead carried out the place of the maestro on the ranking. The England star raced down the left flank sooner than discovering herself inside the area by way of the scoring sequence. Mead acquired a short go and used her first contact to snipe ago by the technique of the sector. The ball went between the once more line of defenders and the goalkeeper, discovering Taylor at the far put up.
Taylor tapped inside the precise go, giving England first blood.
England had plenty of potentialities to realize earlier inside the recreation. The squad’s biggest early hope obtained right here on a penalty kick try from star striker Nikita Parris. Parris’ shot was saved by Argentina keeper Vanina Correa. Correa dove to her left, merely getting ample of the ball to deflect it into the put up.
England now leads Group D with six elements, edging second-place Japan. Argentina and Scotland spherical out Group D.
England wraps up group play with recreation in the direction of Japan at 3 p.m. Wednesday in Nice. Argentina battles Scotland at 3 p.m. Wednesday in Paris.