Al Khor, Qatar: A youthful United States aspect outplayed England of their World Cup Group B battle however have been left to rue a flurry of missed probabilities and poor ending in each halves after having to accept a 0-0 draw on the Al Bayt Stadium on Friday.
England, unchanged from Monday’s 6-2 win over Iran, might have sealed their place within the knockout part with a win however have been careless in possession and struggled to dominate the People, who steadily grew in confidence.
England’s Saka in motion towards USA. Picture: Twitter/@England
Tim Weah arrange Weston McKennie with a measured cross however the midfielder blazed his effort over earlier than Christian Pulisic’s highly effective strike beat goalkeeper Jordan Pickford however crashed off the crossbar in a energetic first-half show from the People.
USA’s Christian Pulisic saved England defenders on the sting along with his sprints. Picture: Twitter/USMNT
The closest England got here to breaking the impasse was on the stroke of halftime when U.S. goalkeeper Matt Turner denied Mason Mount, whereas captain Harry Kane endured a irritating night up entrance as Gareth Southgate’s aspect laboured to earn a share of the spoils.