England have already certified for the subsequent spherical of Girls’s EURO 2022 however that received’t cease them from placing Northern Eire to the sword of their Group A conflict.
The Lionesses had been all around the Irish within the first half however couldn’t break them down due to a mixture of spectacular defending and a bit of luck. That finally ran out due to an unbelievable end from Chelsea’s Fran Kirby which gave England a deserved lead.
The objective got here after a blocked effort fell to the toes of Kirby, who then met the ball first time to complete impeccable previous the Northern Eire keeper Jacqueline Burns.
Fran Kirby has joined the #WEuro2022 occasion!
— BBC Sport (@BBCSport) July 15, 2022
GOAL for England!
Fran Kirby breaks the impasse simply earlier than half-time with an exquisite end. #rtesoccer #weuro2022
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