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  • Switzerland 1-3 England: Bent, Shaqiri super-strike, Lichtsteiner red-card

    England back in the game both reap victory in Euro 2012 qualifying Group G. The Three Lions managed to fold the hosts Switzerland 3-1.

    England with three goals in a game that was held at St Jakob Park Stadium, Basel, Tuesday (07/09/2010) , divided for Wayne Rooney, Adam Johnson and Darren Bent. Switzerland scored goals Xherdan Shaqiri super-strikes.

    England victory over Switzerland made at top of Group G standings with six points. Fabio Capello's troops superior goal difference over Montenegro that have the same points.

    The game
    New game entering the ninth minute when England managed to excel first. A horizontal cross Glen Johnson struck by Rooney with ease to become the opening goal.

    In minute 13, the British get a blow when Theo Walcott to be pulled out due to injury. But his successor, Adam Johnson, both appearing to turn the British attack.

    Adam Johnson had threatened the Swiss goal in minute 36. However, kicking from inside the penalty box which released the Manchester City midfielder was flying above the crossbar Switzerland.

    Jermain Defoe who scored three goals in the previous game against the Bulgarians almost scored in the 42nd minute kick hard if not ignored by the Swiss goalkeeper Diego Benaglio.

    Glen Johnson almost added the England goal in minute 58. But right-back left foot kicking the Three Lions failed to produce results because Benaglio swiftly dismissed out of the field.

    Switzerland was forced to play with 10 men after 64 minutes. Stephan Lichtsteiner Nafti lost due to receive a second yellow card after manage Adam Johnson in his own defense.

    The excess amount was well utilized by the British. 64 minutes, Steven Gerrard bait breakthrough success to Adam Johnson after Johnson converted a goal around Benaglio and pushed the ball into an empty goal.

    Although the players outnumbered, the spirit of Switzerland did not subside. After several tries, kicking hard Shaqiri left foot from outside the penalty box could not hold Joe Hart and a Swiss diluting dropping to 1-2.

    We live game was three minutes, England sealed a 3-1 victory. This time the bait breakthrough Shaun Wright-Phillips to Bent successfully completed by the Sunderland striker. Bent kicking left foot slid into the goal Benaglio made England home with three points.

    Team Line-up:

    Switzerland: Benaglio; Grichting, Lichtsteiner, Von Bergen, Ziegler, D. Degen (Streller 64), Margairaz (Shaqiri 46), Schwegler (Costanzo 83), Inler, Frei, Derdiyok

    England: Hart, G. Johnson, Jagielka, Lescott, A. Cole, Walcott (A. Johnson 13), Gerrard, Barry, Milner; Defoe (Bent 70), Rooney (Wright-Phillips 79)


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