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England draw with France

England women played out a 0-0 draw against France last night at the Keepmoat. The first half France showed their dominance without really threatening Karen Bardsley in goal and England limited them to shots from long range.  Despite dominating possession there was no cutting edge in the final third.  However, the price for the defensive

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England Women RL squad to play France named

England Women’s coach Chris Chapman has selected his 19-player squad to travel to Avignon on Saturday, October 22 to take on France Women at Parc des Sports (3.30pm CET) as part of an international curtain-raiser to Wayne Bennett’s England squad’s Test against France. Bradford Bulls and Featherstone Rovers dominate the squad, with seven members each,

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England Women’s team to face France named

Simon Middleton has named the England Women match day squad ahead of Saturday’s first autumn international against France at Le Stade Francis Turcan in Martigues, kick-off 9pm (8pm GMT) live on Sky Sports HD. World Cup winner Sarah Hunter will captain the side with an experienced forward pack, complimented by new talent throughout the backs. 

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