Toulon Match: England and Mexico play out attract France
England Underneath-21s have been held to a goalless draw by Mexico of their second fixture on the Toulon Match.
Aidy Boothroyd’s facet beat China of their opening recreation on Saturday however hardly ever discovered any rhythm in opposition to Mexico.
Goalkeeper Freddy Woodman saved a first-half header by Roberto Alvarado within the recreation’s greatest opening.
The purpose leaves England behind Mexico in Group A going into their closing match in opposition to Qatar in Fos-sur-Mer on Friday.
Mexico high the group on aim distinction, with one facet assured a spot within the knockout stage.
The second-placed staff with one of the best factors tally from the three teams may even attain the semi-finals.
England gained the occasion in 2016 and 2017 and began their 2018 marketing campaign properly with a 2-1 win over China.
However match-winner Tammy Abraham was omitted as one among 5 modifications to face Mexico and Boothroyd’s facet created little.
Ahead Eddie Nketiah compelled an early save with a shot from exterior the field however the scrappy encounter lacked high quality within the attacking third.