Women's Football News, Print, Web and TV Media
Latest News Women's Football TV News Archive Search Get the Mag

 
Share page on Social Media:   f  Share     t     G+   find us on Twitter: @wssmagnews
 
Women's Football News
 

Women's Soccer Scene
England go down to China
 Women's Football News 27 Aug 2007
 
England go down to China - 27 Aug 2007England went down to a 1-0 defeat against World Cup hosts China, in their final warm-up game ahead of the sixth FIFA Women's World Cup which begins next month.
 
Despite the evening kick off there were temperatures well above 80 degrees fahrenheit and sweltering humidity in Macau, where the squad have been training alongside Britain's World Championship athletes.
 
Although the visitors dominated the opening exchanges, though rarely troubling the goal of the World Cup hosts, England conceded right on the stroke of half time, when Zhang Tong scored from close range after Rachel Brown spilled a deep cross.
 
However, England had two gilt edged chances through Karen Carney and Sue Smith to equalise but couldn't breach China's wall-like defence, although Eniola Aluko did have a goal disallowed.
 
Hope Powell's starting eleven gave a strong indication as to who is likely to get the nod for the opening Group A fixture against Japan on 11 September in Shanghai.
 
However when Arsenal's Anita Asante sustained a niggle late in the first half, she was replaced by her Arsenal team mate Faye White who is fighting for a starting spot again after missing the bulk of last season with a cruciate ligament injury.
 
England: Rachel Brown (sub Siobhan Chamberlain 80mins), Alex Scott, Casey Stoney, Katie Chapman, Anita Asante (sub Faye White 37mins), Mary Phillip, Karen Carney, Fara Williams, Eniola Aluko, Kelly Smith, Rachel Yankey (sub Sue Smith 70mins). Subs not used: Rachel Unitt, Jill Scott, Jody Handley, Lianne Sanderson, Vicky Exley, Lindsay Johnson, Carly Telford.

 
 back to TOP
 

 
 
 
 
 
 

 
Women's Soccer Scene Media ©
 
LiveNews HEADLINES
 
on mobile   wssNews.co.uk 
 

 
Loading...
 
 
 
 
 

 

 
 
Womens Football TV
 
Latest wssTV  
 

 

 
Womens Football Magazine
 
Womens Football Magazine


 
Womens Soccer Secene Media

 
Safe For Kids

 
Discount Football Kits

 
Women's Football Advertising

 
Womens Football News send your story photos and video

 
Women's Football Advertising

 
News Archive
News 2017-2018
News 2016-2017
News 2015-2016
News 2014-2015
News 2013-2014
News 2012-2013
News 2011-2012
Women's World Cup 2011
News 2010-2011
News 2009-2010
News 2008-2009
News 2007-2008
Women's World Cup 2007
News 2006-2007
News 2005-2006
News Euro 2005
News 2004-2005
News 2003-2004

 
Women's Sport Search
 
Women's Sport Search

 
Women's Football Advertising

 
Women's Football History

 
THREE LIONS ON HER SHIRT

 
FA Womens Football Awards

 
BBC Sport Women's Football

 
Women's Football Advertising

 
Football Foundation

 
FREE CHILDRENS STORIES


 
Total page reads:

© designed, created, hosted and managed by  WWW Support Services   (click for info)