Women's Euros: England Women 8-0 Norway Women commentary 

England Women 8-0 Norway Women: Beth Mead nets hat-trick as record-breaking Lionesses stun Norway

Match report as England become the first side to score eight goals in a single Euros match in both the men's and women's competition 

the Lionesses have qualified for the quarter-finals as group winners as their better head-to-head record means they cannot be beaten to top spot 

England created their own slice of history as a Beth Mead hat-trick helped them to a stunning 8-0 victory against Norway in their second group game of Euro 2022. 

No side had ever scored eight goals in a single Euros match in both the men's and women's competition, until the Lionesses ran riot at the Amex Stadium. 

The victory also sees them through to the quarter-finals as Group A winners, with their head-to-head record meaning they cannot be beaten to the top spot. 

While their opening match against Austria was a nervous and rather stilted affair, England finally released the handbrake against a Norway team 

who pre-tournament had been talked about as dark horses, with a display that will have many talking about the Lionesses as competition winners.