BBC Sport - Women's World Cup archive: England beat Japan in 2011
Archive: England beat Japan in 2011
- From the section Women's Football
Watch highlights of the 2011 Women's World Cup group match in Germany when England beat Japan 2-0 to secure their place in the quarter-finals.
Arsenal striker Ellen White gave the Lionesses the lead with a sublime lob, and substitute Rachel Yankey made the game safe with a well-taken second.
The 2015 side meet Japan again, this time in the semi-finals where England will be looking to reach their first ever Women's World Cup final.
Watch live coverage of Japan v England on Wednesday 1 July, 23:10 BST on BBC One and the BBC Sport website.
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