England Lionesses v USA: international football friendly – live

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76 min: Another scoring opportunity for England as Georgia Stanway shuffles across the edge of the USA box to create room for a shot, only to steer her effort high and wide.

75 min: Excellent defending from the USA’s Naomi Girma, who holds off Hemp and hooks the ball out of her path as the England goalscorer tried to beat her in a foot-race.

73 min: Rapinoe wins the ball halfway inside her own half and tries to play Sophia Smith in behind the England defence with a weighted pass from deep. Her intentions were good but there wasn’t quite enough heft on her pass and England intercept.

70 min: Played in behind the England defence, Trinty Rodman rides a challenge from Rachel Daly but stays on her feet before drifting left and wide. If she’d gone to ground she might have won a penalty although VAR might have decided Daly’s tackle was a good one.

69 min: Rapinoe robs Stanway deep in the USA half and the…

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This article was written by Barry Glendenning and originally published on www.theguardian.com