- England striker Rhian Brewster scored a pivotal idea in Saturdayâ€™s win
- Liverpool brazen won a adidas Golden Boot as tip scorer during India 2017
- Brewster: â€œIt shows that football in England is evolvingâ€
A Saturday night in Kolkata, India will prolonged be remembered for one of a some-more interesting finals a football universe has seen for some time. It will positively live prolonged in a memory of striker Rhian Brewster and his England team-mates, who were crowned FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017 champions in a many conspicuous of fashions.
Trailing 2-0 to Spain late in a initial half, Brewster supposing a branch indicate for a Three Lions with a headed finish usually before half-time. It was a hint that England needed, as they scored 4 some-more goals in a second half to win their first-ever U-17 World Cup title.
â€œScoring usually before half-time was pivotal to creation it 2-1 since whoever scored a subsequent idea was a bit crucial,â€ Brewster pronounced to FIFA.com after a final. â€œI was happy to measure my eighth idea of a contest and win 5-2.â€
When a response to descending behind was needed, Steve Cooperâ€™s side found a appetite to furnish a quip that a 66,684 that were in assemblage during a Vivekananda Yuba Bharati Krirangan Stadium will not shortly forget.
â€œLosing 2-0 during a time, we suspicion â€˜weâ€™re in for a diversion hereâ€™, though we knew if we scored discerning goals, it was â€˜game onâ€™,â€ pronounced a Liverpool youngster. â€œWe did in a second half and won comfortably, in a end. It was usually extraordinary from a boys.â€
The U-17 World Cup prize was not a usually square of silverware that a Three Lions claimed by a finish of a competition. While England team-mate Philip Foden was awarded a adidas Golden Ball as a tournamentâ€™s tip player, Brewster claimed a adidas Golden Boot as a tip scorer of India 2017.
â€œAt a beginning, we scored one in 3 or 4 games, so to win a Golden Boot and measure a integrate of hat-tricks, it is an extraordinary feeling,â€ Brewster said. â€œI enjoyed each impulse of this tournament. Itâ€™s been a good month.â€
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Success in India caps a conspicuous year for Englandâ€™s girl teams. Along with securing a lass U-17 universe title, a Three Lions also won a FIFA U-20 World Cup in Korea Republic and a UEFA European U-19 Championship crown.
For Brewster, these contest victories underline that Englandâ€™s destiny looks bright. â€œIt shows that football in England is evolving, weâ€™re good technically and tactically, and we got fighting spirit,â€ a brazen stated. â€œThatâ€™s what we will see from English teams [in a future].â€