Nikita Parris & a nutmeg deserving of player of the tournament

England withstood a late fightback to beat Scotland 2-1 in their Women’s World Cup opener on Sunday.

It was an improvement on Scotland’s last meeting with their neighbours, a humbling 6-0 defeat at Euro 2017, but that won’t be much consolation if it prevents them from reaching the knockout stages.

More importantly, though, the game saw a moment of real quality from England’s Nikita Parris, a little while after the newly-arrived Lyon forward had opened the scoring from the penalty spot.

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