Women's World Cup

Powell plays down pressure

April 12, 2011
By Tom Adams
England manager Hope Powell says her team do not feel under pressure as they prepare to take on the globe's best at the World Cup finals in Germany this summer.

• Adams: Opportunity knocks for women's game

In the tournament that begins on June 26, England have been drawn to face Japan, New Zealand and Mexico in Group B, and, having reached the quarter-finals in 2007, have set a minimum target of reaching the knockout phase.

Though a good performance in ...

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