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English football is close to quarter-EK, profit Portugal

English football is close to quarter-EK, profit Portugal

The English football after a 2-0 victory over Spain almost certain of a place in the quarter-finals of the european CHAMPIONSHIP. Earlier on Sunday was in Portugal with 2-1 too strong for Scotland.

In england in the Rat Verlegh Stadium in Breda, the netherlands after only two minutes ahead through a goal by Francesca Kirby. The aanvalster got the ball in the course of Ellen White and concluded controlled.

Five minutes before time gave Jodie Taylor for the decision. The aanvalster, who in the first match against Scotland is already three times, scored, shot from close touch after losing possession of Spain.

By the victory going to the English women with six points to lead group D and they have in the last team contest against Portugal sufficient to a point. In their openingsduel they went 6-0 against Scotland.

Spain, in the first match Portugal 2-0 defeated, occupied by three points, the second place. Portugal has the same points but less goal difference. Scotland with zero points is virtually certain of elimination.

England-Spain and Portugal-Scotland

Portugal won 2-1 in Scotland.
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Carolina Mendes led to the opening goal.
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Portugal had the victory desperately needed.
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Scotland also lost the first match.
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England defeated Spain 2-0.
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For England it meant the second victory at the european CHAMPIONSHIPS.
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Francesca Kirby opened after only two minutes the score for the English.
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Portugal-Scotland

In Portugal opened Carolina Mendes at The Castle in Rotterdam in the 27th minute to score for Portugal. Scotland came midway through the second half alongside thanks to a goal by invalster Erin Cuthbert.

Long could the Scottish football does not enjoy their first goal of the tournament. Ana Leite made two minutes after being in the field was up 2-1.

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Summary: Results and program european CHAMPIONSHIPS women

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