Harry Cain’s shot broke England’s dream of winning the FIFA World Cup, players and coaches came out in support
England’s journey in the FIFA World Cup 2022 is over. England’s team was defeated by France 2-1 in the quarter-finals. In this match, England’s captain Harry Cain scored a brilliant goal on the penalty but missed it for the second time.
England captain Harry Kane made a huge mistake against France. (Photo-AP)
New Delhi. Harry Kane missed the second penalty after scoring the first penalty, which also ruined England’s World Cup hopes. However, his teammates supported this star striker. When France was leading 2-1 in this World Cup quarter-final match, England had a chance to equalize in the 84th minute of the game, but Kane’s shot on the penalty went over the crossbar. With this, England’s hopes of reaching the semi-finals also ended.
France’s star striker Kylin Mbappe celebrated Kane’s blunder, but England’s players and supporters were stunned. Ken himself could not believe what a big mistake he had made. He covered his face with his shirt. England players, however, supported Kane and said that this striker need not be sad because it was because of him that the team had reached this point.
England midfielder Jordan Henderson said, “We know how many goals Harry has scored for us on penalties. He also converted the first penalty in this match. He has played an important role in getting us here. Scored two goals The goal against France was his 53rd goal for England, equaling Wayne Rooney’s national record.
England coach Gareth Southgate said, “He has put in an incredible performance for us and has been our most reliable player in these penalty situations. We wouldn’t have reached here without the number of goals he scored.” Due to Kane’s mistake, France won the match 2-1 and made it to the semi-finals where they will face Morocco.