England Secure Flawless 8-0 Victory Over Norway to Cruise into the Knockout Stage
England put in a record-breaking performance against Norway with an 8-0 thrashing of the opposition as they progressed to the knockout stages of the European Women’s Championship as group winners.
Brighton was treated to a memorable night as England broke their own tournament record to win 8-0 in what was perceived to be their biggest test of the group stages.
Norway who are currently ranked 11th in the world, were outplayed, outclassed and completely stunned by an England team oozing confidence.
England started the game in cagey fashion but, after Georgia Stanway slotted in a 12th-minute penalty, there was only one winner.
It was a statement performance to the rest of Europe as England cruised fly into the knockout stages having comfortably confirmed their status as one of the tournament favourites.