06/18 15:05 CDT Late header from Kane gives England 2-1 win over Tunisia
Late header from Kane gives England 2-1 win over Tunisia
By PAN PYLAS
VOLGOGRAD, Russia (AP) --- Harry Kane scored two goals, including an
injury-time header, to give England a 2-1 victory over Tunisia on Monday at the
Standing alone at the far post, Kane guided a headed pass from Harry Maguire
into the net.
The winning goal came at the end of a drab second half in which Tunisia
defended deep and nullified England's attack.
Kane had put England ahead in the 11th minute with a strike from close range
after Tunisia goalkeeper Moez Hassen had acrobatically saved a powerful header
from John Stones.
Tunisia equalized in the 35th when Ferjani Sassi converted a penalty, shooting
beyond the diving Jordan Pickford. The penalty was awarded after Kyle Walker
caught Fakhreddine Ben Youssef with his arm.
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