7England scraped through to the Women’s World Cup quarter-finals, beating Nigeria on penalties after Lauren James was sent off. 

 Now they will face either Colombia or Jamaica in the last eight on Saturday and their underwhelming performance in the first round of the knockout stages leaves Sarina Wiegman with plenty to ponder

 England won without star Lauren James, who was ejected with a red card, to beat Nigeria on penalty kicks Monday and advance to the quarterfinals at the Women’s World Cup

 England were pushed to penalties by Nigeria in the round of 16

at the ongoing FIFA WWC down under, but the European champion won the shootout 4-2, missing only one attempt