England's Smith won't kiss boots again

September 13, 2007
By Associated Press
WUHAN, China -- England forward Kelly Smith will not be kissing her soccer boots if she scores again at the Women's World Cup.

Smith scored both goals in England's opening 2-2 draw with Japan, and after each she took a boot off to give it a kiss.

"She won't be doing that again," England coach Hope Powell said when asked if Smith would kiss her boot if she scored against Germany in a Group A match on Friday.

She said as England's top goal-scoring threat, ...

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