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Match summary

England secure crucial Mexico win

England belatedly kick-started their 2015 FIFA Women’s World Cup campaign with a hard-won 2-1 victory over Mexico in Moncton.

Match Highlights

Quotes

"It was a very mature performance. The substitutes had an immediate impact, which is greatly satisfying. Depth of squad is one of the keys to a successful World Cup, and today’s match was proof of that."
Mark Sampson, England coach.

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18:49
The final whistle sounds.
18:47
90'+ CARNEY (England) is cautioned.
18:47
90'+CARNEY (England) is penalised after committing a foul.
18:45
90'+BARDSLEY (England) pulls off a save.
18:45
90'+CH. CORRAL (Mexico) sees her effort hit the target.
18:45
90'+ F. IBARRA (Mexico) scores!!
18:45
90'+A.SCOTT (England) sees one of her shots blocked.
18:45
90'+KIRBY (England) swings in the corner.
18:43
89' F. IBARRA (in) comes off the bench to replace M. OCAMPO (out) (Mexico)
18:43
88'BASSETT (England) commits a foul.

LYG - Player of the Match

Forward

Statistics

Ball possession
60
%
40

Attempts

23Attempts20
10On-Target7
7Off-Target9
6Blocked4

Disciplinary

6Fouls Committed9
1Yellow cards1
0Second yellow card and red card0
0Red Cards0

Attacking

4Corners3
2Offsides1
10Free kicks8
6Saves8

Line-ups

England
EnglandENG
Mexico
MexicoMEX
(GK)
(GK)Misses next match if booked
53'
(C)
(C)
66'
11
89'
12
85'
46' HT
18
22
77'
SubstitutesSubstitutes
(GK)
(GK)
(GK)
(GK)
85'
46' HT
10
66'
53'
15
Misses next match if booked
17
19
77'
23
89'
CoachCoach
Mark SAMPSON (WAL)Leonardo CUELLAR (MEX)

Match Facts

Moncton

Moncton Stadium

SSI Err

Weather

  • Partly Cloudy
  • 23° CTemperature
  • 18 m/sWind
  • 44 %Humidity

Officials

  • Referee: Anna-Marie KEIGHLEY
    New Zealand
    New ZealandNZL
  • Assistant Referee 1: Allyson FLYNN (AUS)
  • Assistant Referee 2: Lata KAUMATULE (TGA)
  • Fourth official: Salome DI IORIO (ARG)

Groups

Group F
TeamsTeamsTeamsMPWDLGFGA+/-Pts
France
FRA
32016246
England
ENG
32014316
Colombia
COL
31114314
Mexico
MEX
301228-61

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