Millie Bright returns to lineup as Mary Earps wins fiftieth cap | EUROtoday

Get real time updates directly on you device, subscribe now.

As anticipated, Wiegman has named Leah Williamson and Millie Bright collectively for the primary time in an England aspect since February 2023 and makes 4 adjustments from the Republic of Ireland sport. Ella Toone is picked over Fran Kirby, Grace Clinton has been given the quantity 10 position whereas Beth Mead will get the nod over Chloe Kelly. It’s a powerful trying aspect on paper, however then once more, France’s group isn’t too unhealthy both.

England XI: Earps, Bronze, Bright, Williamson, Carter, Walsh, Stanway, Toone, Mead, Russo, Hemp.

Subs: Greenwood, Hampton, Kirby, Naz, Kelly, Beever-Jones, Clinton, Le Tissier, Park, Keating, Morgan, Turner.

France, in the meantime, make three adjustments from their final sport out towards Sweden. Les Bleues have opted for a three-pronged assault within the type of Paris St-Germain’s Marie-Antoinette Katoto and Lyon duo Kadidiatou Diani and Delphine Cascarino, which might trigger England all types of points. Wendie Renard, France’s towering centre-back, captains the aspect and is one in all a number of Lyon gamers within the squad who will wish to decide themselves up following their Champions League last defeat to Barcelona final weekend.

France XIPeyraud-Magnin, De Almeida, Lakrar, Renard, Bacha, Toletti, Karchaoui, Dali, Diani, Katoto, D Cascarino.

Subs: Durand, Picaud, Perisset, E Cascarino, Samoura, Geyoro, Henry, Le Garrec, Baltimore, Benyahia, Dufour, Ribadeira.