Sold Out Wembley Set For Record England Womens Soccer Crowd

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England Womens manager Phil Neville wants his team to put on a show against Germany at a sold out Wembley on Saturday and knows they must produce their best to win. It will be a momentous occasion but Nevilles team have struggled since reaching the World Cup semi finals in the summer. The former Manchester United defender has been impressed with the mindset of his players ahead of Saturdays game with Germany and next weeks encounter in the Czech Republic. To think that number will be doubled tomorrow just shows the progress the womens game is making. Everyone in the England camp been desperate to put on a show in front of the expectant crowd in only their second game at the new Wembley. The Lionesses looked overwhelmed by the two time World Cup winners with Alexandra Popp seeing a well struck effort tipped onto the bar by Englands Mary Earps in the third minute. England looked outclassed as Phil Neville fumed on the sideline. England pushed for a winner but for the Lionesses this evening was about so much more than a result. Ellen White celebrates scoring Englands only goal of the match. gettyenglands football association had heavily marketed the game and offered tickets at a discount rate with childrens tickets available for just one pound

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