Super-sub Mead nets in England win

Beth Mead in action for England
Beth Mead in action for England

Whitby’s Beth Mead scored as England Women’s Under-23s registered a comfortable 4-0 win over host nation Sweden in the opening match of the Nordic Tournament on Tuesday afternoon.

The Arsenal striker completed the convincing victory with less than 20 minutes remaining after coming off the bench.

England’s second match is against a strong USA side this afternoon (Friday), followed by Norway on Monday.