England boss Phil Neville: "I was pleased with the result. The first game is always the most difficult game but we set certain standards and the players know we need to keep meeting those standards.
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Kengo Nakamura (Japan) wins a free kick in his own half.
Attempt blocked. Alex Greenwood (England) left footed shot from outside the box is blocked. Assisted by Georgia Stanway.
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Substitution, England. Abbie McManus replaces Millie Bright because of an injury.
But the youngster was not downhearted and combined with right-winger Emslie, and midfielder Kim Little, as they kept the England defence on their toes.
Japan vs England, Group D, 8pm on Wednesday 19 June
Attempt blocked. Kengo Nakamura (Japan) right footed shot from outside the box is blocked. Assisted by Keisuke Honda.
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An England counter sees the pacey Parris pulling Beattie right out of position on the right.
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Corner, England. Conceded by Claire Emslie.
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As It Stood
Once one effort was blocked, Kirby was able to stub the second ball through to White, who curls an effort across goal from left of centre.
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Friday, June 14Jamaica vs. Italy, Noon ET, Fox
China vs Spain, Group B, 5pm on Monday 17 June
Nikita Parris steps up and lashes it into the top of the net, pure power.
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Second Half begins Japan 0, Scotland 0.
Offside, Scotland. Craig Gordon tries a through ball, but Steven Fletcher is caught offside.
Lee Miller (Scotland) wins a free kick in the attacking half.
Attempt blocked. Craig Conway (Scotland) right footed shot from long range on the left is blocked. Assisted by Lee Wallace.
However, he will also know that similar hesitancy against more fancied nations could prove costly later in the tournament.
Thursday, June 20United States vs. Sweden, 3 p.m. ET, FoxThailand vs. Chile, 3 p.m. ET, FS1
Foul by Gary Caldwell (Scotland).
Sunday, June 23TBD vs. TBD, 11:30 a.m. ET, FS1TBD vs. TBD, 3 p.m. ET, Fox
Foul by Graham Dorrans (Scotland).