JPNW vs ENGW: In Group stage of FIFA Women’s World Cup, the women football teams of Japan and England play against each other today in the field. The game will kick start at 12:30 AM IST on 20th June 2019. The venue of the game is at Allianz Riviera, in Nice, France. Sony Sports Network has the exclusive rights to broadcast FIFA Women’s World Cup 2019 matches in India.
Japan needs a point in their next game to ensure a 2nd place finish in the group. England meanwhile is sitting at the top of the table with two wins in as many games. Japan Women has won one game, lost one game and drawn three games whereas England Women have won four games and lost one game. Hence in this game JPNW vs ENGW, England Women will win against Japan Women.
JPNW vs ENGW Team News
Japan may be aiming for their 3rd consecutive finals appearance, the team is a different proposition. England Women is blessed with a healthy squad, with winger Toni Duggan recovering from a thigh injury. In the previous four head to head records between these two sides, England Women has won two games, Japan Women has won one game, and drawn one game.
JPNW vs ENGW Playing XI
Japan Women Playing XI: Ayaka Yamashita (GK), Risa Shimizu, Saki Kumagai, Nana Ichise, Aya Sameshima, Emi Nakajima, Narumi Miura, Hina Sugita, Jun Endo / Yui Hasegawa, Yuika Sugasawa, Mana Iwabuchi
England Women Playing XI: Carly Telford (GK), Lucy Bronze, Steph Houghton, Abbie McManus / Millie Bright, Alex Greenwood, Keira Walsh, Nikita Parris, Fran Kirby, Jill Scott, Beth Mead, Ellen White / Jodie Taylor