Lucy nets in qualifier

Lucy Bronze was one of the goal scorers as England Ladies beat Russia 6-0 in their opening World Cup qualifying game at Tranmere's Prenton Park on Tuesday night.

Wednesday, 20th September 2017, 8:38 am
Updated Wednesday, 20th September 2017, 8:45 am

Bronze, who recently left Manchester City Ladies to join French and European champions Lyon, netted the fourth goal just before half time in what was a dominating performance from the ‘Lionesses.’

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The former Alnwick schoolgirl played a key role throughout the match which was screened live on BBC TV.

England’s next qualifier will be against Bosnia & Herzegovina at Walsall on Friday, November 24, before facing Kazakhstan at Colchester on Tuesday 28.