England win the battle of the Lions to arrange last-eight conflict towards France
The Teranga Lions of Senegal had been no match for the Three Lions of England as win the battle of the Lions with a quarterfinal conflict towards France as their reward.
Jordan Henderson, Harry Kane, and Bukayo Saka received the targets as England defeated Senegal 3-0 of their final 16 tie to progress to the final 8 in Qatar.
It was a balanced first 45 minutes with Senegal having fun with the a lot of the ball and creating possibilities to attain but it surely was England who ended the half two targets up.
Boulaye Dia was introduced with a golden alternative to place Senegal up early on however his effort was saved by Jordan Pickford earlier than England received their first.
Jude Bellingham was deeply concerned within the objective as he carried the ball into Senegal’s half earlier than making a cutback to Jordan Henderson who scored the primary objective of the sport within the thirty eighth minute.
The Borussia Dortmund midfielder was once more concerned as England scored the second objective within the extra minute of the primary half via captain Harry Kane.
Jude Bellingham launched Phil Foden on the counter-attack who then tee up Harry Kane for the second.
Senegal made modifications on the break in an try and power their manner again into the sport however fell additional behind within the 57th minute when Foden squared for Saka to make it three.
There was no manner again for Senegal as England secured a 3-0 win their largest ever within the knockout phases of World Cup.
They are going to now face defending champions France within the quarterfinal.