Best in the world!

Lucy Bronze has been hailed as “the best footballer in the world” by her England manager, Phil Neville.

Monday, 1st July 2019, 9:40 am
Updated Wednesday, 3rd July 2019, 10:38 am

Bronze scored a wonderful goal in the Lionesses 3-0 quarter-final win over Norway last Thursday.

It was shades of 2015 when she scored with a similar strike, also against Norway, in another World Cup tie.

And afterwards manager Neville enthused: “What you have seen tonight is that Lucy is the best (female) footballer in the world, without a shadow of a doubt.”

“There is no player like her in the world, no player who has her athleticism and quality.

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“I played at right back, but never to the level she played at.”