Goals from Jill Scott, Ellen White and Lucy Bronze guided England past Norway and into the Women's World Cup semifinals.
Goals from Jill Scott, Ellen White and Lucy Bronze guided England past Norway and into the Women's World Cup semi-finals.
Having suffered an ankle injury against Cameroon, Steph Houghton is facing a race to be fit to face Norway on Thursday.
Norway and Germany, both former winners of the Women's World Cup, were the first teams to reach this year's quarter-finals.
After a frantic clash, Norway squeezed through to the Women's World Cup quarter-finals with a 4-1 shoot-out win over Australia.
The knockout round of the Women's World Cup starts Saturday. Here's a look at the opening last-16 matches using of Opta numbers.
The knockout stages of the Women's World Cup get up and running on Saturday. We assess each last-16 tie with the use of Opta numbers...
Having already secured qualification for the last 16, hosts France and Germany ended the group stage on top of their pools.
Caroline Graham Hansen and Isabell Herlovsen scored from the penalty spot to earn Norway a 2-1 win over South Korea in Reims.
France and Germany ran out victors on Wednesday, to leave themselves within touching distance of the Women's World Cup knockout phase.