Arsenal girls’s supervisor Jonas Eidevall reserved particular reward for England stars Beth Mead and Leah Williamson after the Lionesses beat Germany to win Euro 2022.
England created historical past by successful their first main girls’s event towards arch-rivals and eight-time champions Germany at Wembley.
Substitute Chloe Kelly scored the winner in extra-time after Lina Magull arrange a nervous ending by cancelling out Ella Toone’s opener in regular time.
That is England’s first-ever European Championship triumph and their first main trophy because the 1966 World Cup.
Arsenal boss Eidevall was on pundit duties for BBC and singled out two of his personal gamers for reward after England’s historic Euros victory.
Mead was named Participant of the Match and the Golden Boot winner after England lifted the trophy, whereas Williamson captained the group to glory, having fun with an excellent event within the course of.
‘England had been a group clear on their roles,’ Eidevall mentioned. ‘They’ve been coming again.
‘They’ve been enjoying groups with kind of possession. You could possibly see the power Chloe Kelly was bringing. She was encouraging the gang.
‘Beth Mead has been unbelievable in these Euros. Leah Williamson hasn’t put a foot fallacious. She’s so younger.
‘That is the primary time beginning video games in a serious event. As a captain she’s been an outstanding chief.
‘It involves clearness and communication. I spoke to a few of my gamers earlier than the Euros. Sarina Wiegman had one-to-one talks with every of them – “I see you as a starter, I see you as a impression participant”.
‘They knew earlier than they had been coming in what was anticipated of them. As soon as I heard that I instantly had a sense that is going to be an incredible Euros for England.
‘I hadn’t labored with Beth Mead earlier than. Similar with Sarina Wiegman. She may begin with a contemporary piece of paper on membership and nationwide stage. She’s benefitted from that.’
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