England midfielder Jill Scott says low moments like Tuesday’s World Cup semi-final loss to the United States hurt more the older she gets – but she relishes the challenge of trying to lift herself and claim another bronze medal.
Lucy Bronze has emphasised England’s desire to finish their World Cup campaign on a high with victory in Saturday’s third-place play-off – and is convinced a trophy is just around the corner.
England boss Phil Neville again hailed the “phenomenal” Lucy Bronze as the best player in the world after the right-back starred in the 3-0 World Cup quarter-final win over Norway.
England coach Phil Neville insists he and the team are having the “time of our lives” after reaching the semi-finals of the Women’s World Cup.
England advanced to another Women’s World Cup semi-final after beating Norway 3-0 in Le Havre.
Jill Scott thinks England will encounter both a physical and technical challenge when they face Norway in the Women’s World Cup quarter-finals on Thursday.
Jill Scott emphasised her pride in the way England handled their Women’s World Cup last-16 clash with Cameroon – and does not believe she will ever play in another game like it.
England boss Phil Neville says it is “a given now” that Nikita Parris is in the world-class bracket.
Jill Scott has stressed England must not be distracted by the occasion and “stay logical” when they face Scotland in their Women’s World Cup opener on Sunday.
Jill Scott felt England Women looked tired in Saturday’s win over Denmark but has stressed the bigger picture is trying to ensure they are in top shape come their World Cup opener against Scotland in two weeks.
England Women boss Phil Neville believes Nikita Parris could “become a world star” this summer as the forward’s goal helped the Lionesses beat Denmark 2-0 in their World Cup warm-up game at Walsall’s Banks’s Stadium.
Nikita Parris and Jill Scott scored either side of the break as England Women beat Denmark 2-0 in their penultimate World Cup warm-up match.
More than 5,000 people signed a petition opposing Angus Council’s parking charges plans.
Angus Council has already bowed to public pressure before beginning a formal consultation process on introducing parking charges in October.