Fine Mead finish puts Lionesses ahead as White and Hemp go close in opening game of Women’s Euro 2022 at sold-out Old Trafford July 6, 2022 – Posted in: Soccer

Hosts England will kick off the UEFA Women’s Euro 2022 against Austria this evening and talkSPORT will have full commentary from a sold-out Old Trafford.

Sarina Wiegman’s Lionesses are among the favourites for glory this summer and will be able to count on home advantage as they chase their first major trophy.

They will begin the showpiece tournament against Austria this evening ahead of their other Group A games against Norway and Northern Ireland.

England take on Austria in the opening game of 2022 Women’s Euros
  • The opening game of the Women’s European Championship will take place tonight, Wednesday, July 6
  • It will be held at Manchester United’s 74,000-capacity Old Trafford and will kick-off at 8pm
  • England: Earps, Bronze, Bright, Williamson, Daly, Walsh, Stanway, Kirby, Hemp, Mead, White
  • Austria: Zinsberger, Wienroither, Wenninger, Schnaderbeck, Hanshaw, Puntigam, Dunst, Zadrazil, Feiersinger, Naschenweng, Billa
  • talkSPORT will have full coverage from Old Trafford as we bring you the whole tournament live throughout July
  • Adrian Durham will be your host from 7pm before commentary from Matterface, Faye Carruthers and former England striker Lianne Sanderson.


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