After their draw against Norway in Murcia (Spain) on Tuesday (1-1), the English women’s selection ended the year 2022 remaining undefeated. Better, England continued their incredible series of invincibility started in September 2021 … during the first match on the bench of the Dutch coach Sarina Wiegman.
Sacred European champions at homeon July 31, beating Germany in the final (2-1 ap), the English have not lost for 26 games. “If you had told me this was going to happen in my first game, I wouldn’t have believed you”, smiled Wiegman. His team will be among the big favorites at the 2023 World Cup in Australia and New Zealand (July 20-August 20).
In the other friendly matches played on Tuesday, Brazil, future opponent of the French in the first round of the World Cup, beat Canada on Tuesday (2-1), while Spain dominated Japan (1-0 ). If Italy fell against Northern Ireland (0-1), the Netherlands assured against Denmark (2-0).