Sarina Wiegman admitted there was room for improvement in the final third after England edged to a narrow 1-0 victory over Austria in their opening Euro 2022 group fixture.
Beth Mead’s lob after 16 minutes proved decisive on an evening that saw England frustrated by their well-drilled, robust opponents.
Ellen White glanced a header narrowly wide and Lauren Hemp saw her effort from close range well saved by Manuela Zinsberger, but the Lionesses’ clear cut opportunities on goal were otherwise largely restricted.
“I think we were a little rushed in the final third,” said Wiegman. “We did create…