Great Britain 3:1 Czechian Confederation
Match Day: Britain v Czechia
Venue: Wembley Stadium, Great Britain
Venue: Wembley Stadium, Great Britain
McGinn (Rose 89')
Ramsey (McGregor 76')
Kane (Vokes 82')
Suchý (Čelůstka 85')
Souček (Sadilek 65')
Vydra (Kozák 71')
0' Kick-off in Wembley for Group B favourites Great Britain who should have an easy time today against Czechia
4' Czechia have control of the ball but fail to do anything dangerous with it
6' GOAL! England's McGinn manages to intercept a wobbly pass from Suchy, quickly dribbling two Czech defenders to deliver a perfect cross into the box where Gareth Bale was lying in wait. The Welsh striker screams in Britain's first as Wembley erupts in cheers ! 1-0 Britain !
10' Good reaction by Czechia as Jankto attempts to escape with the ball on the right side of the pitch, but the ball rolls into a goal-kick as he fails to keep it.
14' GOAL! Czechia equalize with a magnificent strike from Roma's striker Patrik Schick! Left with no options as the British defensive block closed in and with no solutions on either side, Schick attempts a volley from 30 metres out. The ball slams into Hennessey's top right corner as the British goalkeeper watches! 1-1!
17' Czechia's attempt has revitalized their offense. Vydra attempts a cross but Stones clears the danger.
19' England react with Kane trying from 20 metres out. It flies over the bar.
23' Another good try from Britain as Henderson manages to find a good cross into the box. Bale cannot put his head on it but Kane can, however the header goes wide off the left post.
28' GOAL! Britain have continued pressuring up and this time the light comes from Raheem Sterling! Unstoppable on his corridor, the young winger blazes past two czech defenders to deliver a perfect ball for Harry Kane. The gift is unmissable for the British striker who places Britain in the lead! 2-1!
37' Another big chance for Britain! Sterling manages a backward pass for Henderson who tries from 15 metres but Vaclik stops it!
43' Britain have kept their foot on the ball, as Sterling attempts to get away with another sprint down the left side. This time the ball goes into a goal kick as the Czech defenders react in time.
45+2' Half-time in Wembley as Britain hold onto their 2-1 lead, but have had opportunities to make it 3 or 4-1.
46' The second half starts as neither team have used any substitutes.
54' Czechia have the first opportunity of the second half, but Jankto's poor shot is no problem for Hennessey.
57' Czechia push forward! Shick finds Pavelka unmarked in the box. The midfielder heads it in but Hennessey saves it!
65' First substitution in the game. Czechia's Soucek is out while Sadilek is on. This will be his second ever appearance in Czech colours.
69' Good chance for Czechia as Sadilek manages to find Vydra alone, but the Czech striker fumbles and Stones manages to knock the ball into a corner kick.
71' Second substitution for Czechia. Vydra is out, Kozak is on.
73' Big chance for Britain! McGinn and Henderson make the Czech defense dizzy and McGinn finds Bale alone, but he is brought down by Kaderabek! It's a penalty!
74' Kane and Bale argue as to whom will take it. The English striker finally gets it at rock, paper, scissors. His shot hits the right post. Embarassing.
76' First substitution for Britain as Ramsey is off, while McGregor comes on.
78' Good chance for Britain as a corner kick from Bale finds Henderson, but his header is saved by Vacik.
80' Another penalty for Britain! Sterling is on fire and goes down in the box! Kalas is booked and Bale takes the penalty, but this time Vacik saves it!
82' Harry Kane is off as Southgate isn't happy about his positioning, while Vokes comes on.
84' Chance for Czechia! Pavelka delivers a good ball to Schick, but the Czech striker's shot goes wide, Hennessey didn't have it!
85' Last change for Czechia. Suchy is off, while Čelůstka is on.
86' First booking for Britain as John Stones goes for a rough contest.
89' Last substitution for Britain as McGinn leaves the pitch and Rose is on.
90+2' GOAL! Britain have it now! The Czech players were too far forward and Sterling punishes it, runs with the ball down the field and easily powers the ball past Vacik. 3-1!
90+4' Full time! Britain are happy to take a deserved three points but Czechia have shown signs of hope. Group B is now open for second place, but Britain seem to be in form and will by hard to dislodge from first place.
Britain 3 - 1 Czechia
Man of the match: Raheem Sterling (Britain)