#WU19EURO: Qual Rd: Young Lionesses thrash Cyprus

England U-19s' three-goal Jess Park
England U-19s’ four-goal Jess Park. (Photo: Paul Currie for The FA)

England began their UEFA Women’s U-19 Championship campaign on Wednesday 2 October with an 8-0 thrashing of Cyprus in Group 11.

Jess Park took just 2 minutes to open the scoring and then converted a penalty before completing her hat-trick, after which before Holly Manders made it 4-0.

Park’s fourth came after the break and was followed by late goals from Lucy Roberts and substitutes Katie Bradley and Ebony Salmon.

Emma Coates’ sides next play Belarus on Saturday and finish up against Serbia next Tuesday, 8 October.

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