England looked to spearhead the campaign for Great Britain to defend their Olypmic title. The Pro League campaign was a mixed bag for GB and now the home nations are competing England take on the mantle.
The game deteriorated in the second half with a lot of sloppy miss traps and poor pass execution. This was the first game for both teams so it was a surprise to see apparent fatigue so early.
This brought on a flurry of cards. First of all Anna Toman picked up a green for a stick tackle, and was soon joined by Alison Meeke who kept her company under similar circumstance. Next up on the naughty step was Hannah Martin for a deliberate breakdown of play and was off for five minutes.