Team analysis



England squad
1Sandy MacIver18/06/1998Goalkeeper909090 Liverpool FC (ENG)
2Anna Patten20/04/1999Defender909010+ Florida State University (USA)
3Mayumi Pacheco25/08/1998Defender909090 Doncaster Rovers Belles LFC (ENG)
4Mollie Rouse27/11/1998Midfield909090 University of Louisville (USA)
5Grace Fisk05/01/1998Defender83*9090 University of South Carolina (USA)
6Megan Finnigan02/04/1998Defender909090 Everton FC (ENG)
7Chloe Kelly15/01/1998Forward9058* Everton LFC (ENG)
8Georgia Allen16/06/1998Midfield9085*40*2 Syracuse University (USA)
9Ellie Brazil11/10/1999Forward90*9050+
10Zoe Cross06/02/1998Midfield 68* University of Missouri (USA)
11Rinsola Babajide17/06/1998Forward64*9090 Watford LFC (ENG)
13Ellie Roebuck23/09/1999Goalkeeper Manchester City Women’s FC (ENG)
14Taylor Hinds25/04/1999Defender7+ 90 Arsenal Ladies FC (ENG)
15Carlotte Wubben-Moy11/01/1999Defender University of North Carolina (USA)
16Alessia Russo08/02/1999Forward26+5+90 University of North Carolina (USA)
17Niamh Charles21/06/1999Forward1+32+80* Liverpool Ladies FC (ENG)
18Chloe Peplow03/12/1998Midfield9022+90 Birmingham City FC (ENG)
19Isabella Sibley23/10/1999Forward Chelsea LFC (ENG)
Pos. = Position; GS = Goals scored; * = Started; + = Substitute

England coach: Maureen Marley

Coach: Maureen 'Mo' Marley


England team analysis

England team analysisEngland team analysis

  • 1-4-3-3 with fast transitions to 1-4-1-4-1 defending; wingers tracking back
  • Emphasis on fluent combination play mixed with direct attacking
  • Interchanging wingers cutting in to open spaces for overlapping full-backs
  • Sustained collective high pressing, obliging opponents to play long
  • Good use of wide areas; 1 v 1 skills, deliveries of crosses and cut-backs
  • Well-organised defending led by 5 Fisk; strong aerial ability in both boxes
  • Fast athletic team, setting out to dominate game, set high tempo