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Lionesses in Brighton for final test before World Cup

The Lionesses play New Zealand on Saturday at the Amex Stadium Photo: Zac Goodwin/EMPICS Sport

England Women's football squad are in Brighton for their final match before the World Cup gets underway.

The Lionesses play New Zealand on Saturday at the Amex Stadium in what will be the players' last chance to stake a claim for a spot in the tournament team.

Lucy Bronze Credit: Nigel French/PA

Winning a tournament, any tournament, for this country would be huge, not just for the history of English football, for the history of women's football in England."

– Lucy Bronze, Defender, England

England are one of the favourites to win the World Cup and have reached the semi-finals of their last two major competitions.

Phil Neville's side will get their campaign under way against Scotland on June 9th.

Credit: Zac Goodwin/EMPICS Sport

England player, Karen Carney, and manager, Phil Neville, look ahead to the World Cup and final warm-up match.