A goal apiece from Keira Walsh and Rianna Dean seals 2-0 victory over Iceland
England 2-0 Iceland
11am, Saturday 6 July 2013
England rounded off their Nordic Tournament campaign with a 2-0 win over Iceland, the host nation.
After a group campaign comprising defeats to Denmark and Sweden either side of a 1-1 draw with Norway, Lois Fidler’s side took the lead against Iceland inside 60 seconds through Blackburn midfielder Keira Walsh.
Arsenal forward Rianna Dean sealed the win in the final minute.
The Young Lions took part in the inaugural Nordic Tournament by way of preparation for the UEFA European Women’s U17 Championship Finals which will be staged in England at the end of the year.
13 Sian Rogers, 2 Lucy Parker (14 Lucy Porter, 60), 4 Mollie Rouse (18 Chloe Peplow, 41), 6 Gabrielle George, 8 Sarah Mayling (C), 9 Chloe Kelly, 10 Keira Walsh, 11 Ashleigh Plumptre, 15 Grace Fisk (7 Kess Elmore, 74), 16 Rianna Dean, 17 Paula Howells (3 Jemma Purfield, 41).
Substitutes not used 1 Kirstie Levell, 5 Kellie Larkin, 12 Brogan McHugh.
Head Coach Lois Fidler
Referee Ines Appelmann