England still alive in Qatar 2022 and now they will face France in the Quarterfinals of the World Cup, after beat Senegal 3-0 in the Round of 16on a Sunday night where the Africans forgave at the beginning and at the end they came out thrashed.
Gareth Southgate’s side looked impressive in their first game of the Finals of this World Cup match and sent the message that it will be one of the powerful to win, this after passing over Aliou Cisse’s Senegal, who dreamed of taking his country from the bench to other Quarterfinals, just as he did as a player in the 2002.
Who will England play against?
England had no problemsstood up well and moved on for now have France as a rival and advance what will be a great match on Qatari lands.
It will be the third confrontation between the French and the English in a World Cup, and in the record, England does not know defeat against France by staying with the triumphs by winning the 1966 and 1982 editions with scores of 2-0 and 3-1 , respectively.
England vs. Senegal; that was the game
In front of a packed Al Bayt Stadium, Senegal began attacking and with the ball in his possession he had at least three interesting ones, starting just at minute 4 when Boulaye Día received the ball, tried to get into the area and was dispossessed by Harry Maguire to ward off danger.
The Africans continued and at 23′, a deflected cross into the area was left to Ismaila Sarr, who hit him badly and flew his shot. Eight minutes later, the same Senegalese striker tried a shot inside the box that was saved by Jordan Pickford.
Little by little, the English settled in better and at 38′ they managed to open the scoring when Jordan Henderson received inside the area by Jude Bellingham and did not fail to put the Europeans on top 1-0.
It was at 45′ when Harry Kane made it 2-0 at the end of a play that Bellingham began by recovering the ball in midfield, he transferred it to Phil Foden, who at full speed left in the center forward to cross and increase the advantage in electronic.
Already in the second half, at 56′, Kane tried from a distance with a very strong shot that Edoard Mendy spat out. The third came quickly and at 58′, Bukayo Saka made it 3-0 inside the area when he chipped the ball, after Foden’s great pass from the left, who finished with two assists.
The 3-0 cooled the duel that no longer had more actions. The match continued its course until the final whistle that put England in the Quarterfinals of Qatar 2022.