Lionesses defence was exposed by a France side missing several key players
Portugal 2-0 England: Aidy Boothroyd’s side failed to fire once again on the international stage
France 3-1 EnglandSandy Baltimore’s dribbling highlight for home sideEngland’s now familiar defensive shortcomings undid them once again as a supposedly weakened France revelled in bisecting Hege Riise’s backline in Caen, where Sandy Baltimore’s dribbling skills lit up the Normandy night.
England 0-1 SwitzerlandDan Ndoye scores decisive goal in 77th minuteA lacklustre England Under-21s suffered a nightmare start to Euro 2021 with a 1-0 defeat by Switzerland. The Nice striker Dan Ndoye’s 77th-minute winner decided the Group D game in Koper, Slovenia, on Thursday.
A strong England squad had a chance to impress Team GB manager Hege Riise but some players failed to grasp the opportunity
PAUL NEWMAN: All England's 3-1, 3-2 and 2-1 defeats proved is that India under Virat Kohli are as close to an unbeatable team in their own conditions as cricket has perhaps ever seen.
Acting captain says Sam Curran will learn a lot from unbeaten 95 in losing cause
NASSER HUSSAIN: There are still questions for Eoin Morgan to answer. But he has seen the depth of his bench strength, with fringe players Liam Livingstone and Reece Topley doing themselves a lot of good.
England go into Friday's second one-day international with what looks like a decidedly makeshift 50-over side facing the might of India one down and very much up against it.
The Blues winger picked up the injury during training, but was not sent back to his club and is set to return for England's final European Championship group game against Croatia on Wednesday.
Some 56 of 149 council areas saw an uptick in cases over the week to March 21, according to Public Health England. But this was driven by cases detected among school children.