Ellen White scored a hat-trick as England Women secured a cushty 6-0 win over Northern Ireland throughout interim boss Hege Riise’s first sport in cost on Tuesday.
England have been taking part in their first worldwide fixture in 11 months, however there have been few indicators of rust on the Sir Bobby Charlton pitch at St George’s Park.
Jill Scott earned her 150th cap for England throughout the pleasant, and after White’s quickfire double (18, 23), Lucy Bronze was additionally on course (29) throughout a dominant outing from the Lionesses.
White accomplished her hat-trick 4 minutes after the interval earlier than additional strikes from Rachel Daly (67) and an Ella Toone penalty (75) accomplished the rout.
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England Women subsequent face Canada on April 13 in a pleasant at a venue to be determined.
Qualifying for the 2023 Women’s World Cup, to be hosted by Australia and New Zealand, also needs to start this yr.
However, there’s nonetheless no official date for when the draw will probably be made for the UEFA qualifying teams, nor has the FA but confirmed some other 2021 friendlies.