#sports activities England rise to fourth on the planet rankings following Euro 2022 overcome Germany
England rise to FOURTH on the planet rankings following Euro 2022 overcome Germany… leapfrogging rivals France and extra due to their historic Wembley win
- England’s Women’s crew have climbed to fourth within the newest world rankings
- The Lionesses have moved forward of France, the Netherlands and Canada
- USA nonetheless high the rankings, with Germany in second and Sweden in third place
- England beat Germany 2-1 within the Euro 2022 Final final Sunday at Wembley
- Click right here for all the most recent World Cup 2022 information and updates
England have climbed to fourth on the planet rankings on the again of their historic Euro 2022 triumph.
The Lionesses went into the match ranked eighth on the planet however emerged victorious, beating Germany 2-1 after further time within the remaining to win the nation’s first main trophy because the males’s facet lifted the 1966 World Cup.
World champions the United States – England’s opponents for a sold-out pleasant at Wembley on October 7 – stay high of the rankings, whereas Germany sit second and Sweden third.
England’s Euro 2022 win has seen them rise from eighth to fourth within the new world rankings
Chloe Kelly celebrates scoring the successful purpose in opposition to Germany within the Euro 2022 Final
England’s rankings surge sees them transfer forward of France, the Netherlands, Canada and Spain.
The Euros weren’t the one competitors going down globally final month, with continental championships additionally going down in Africa, South America, North America and Oceania, all of which served as qualifying occasions for the 2023 Women’s World Cup in Australia and New Zealand.
The US triumphed in CONCACAF’s W Championship to assist protect their place on the rankings summit.
The World Cup draw will happen in Auckland on October 22 and Chelsea boss Emma Hayes, who watched on jubilantly as England had been topped European champions, believes the Lionesses shall be one of many favourites for the match.
USA and England conflict within the 2019 World Cup semi-final, a sport the Americans received 2-1
‘Having house benefit actually helps and I feel crossing the globe to play in Australia, with the title of European champions provides stress. But I do assume we have got a unbelievable group of youthful gamers coming by way of that may construct on the present success. So in fact, as European champions, we’ll go in as one of many favourites.
‘Great individuals make nice groups. I feel they’re relatable. Everybody can see themselves or their youngsters in them.
I feel the duty to ship for the nation is one thing that impressed them and did not paralyse them. Especially within the second on Sunday evening at 1-1.
‘I feel it was unbelievable how they handled the challenges of the sport and the match.’
Chelsea supervisor Emma Hayes believes they’ll now show a significant risk on the World Cup
England will play USA at Wembley Stadium in October and the sport bought out inside 24 hours
England’s sport in opposition to the USA in October bought out inside 24 hours and is ready to interrupt attendance data for an England’s girls’s match.
The FA had been compelled to apologise when the official website crashed a number of occasions as followers raced to safe tickets to the sport.
The 87,192 who watched the Lionesses carry the Euro 2022 trophy may now be eclipsed by the crowed that attend the conflict at Wembley later this 12 months.
England’s gamers have a good time in entrance of a packed Wembley Stadium through the Euro 2022 remaining
England’s squad are eager to construct on the momentum from their historic win and have printed an open letter to Liz Truss and Rishi Sunak asking for his or her dedication, if voted as Prime Minister, to make sure ladies have equal entry to soccer in colleges throughout the nation.
The letter learn: ‘We need each younger woman within the nation to have the ability to play soccer at college. Currently solely 63 per cent of women can play soccer in PE classes.
‘They need to play soccer at lunchtime, they need to play soccer in PE classes they usually need to consider they’ll at some point play for England.’