England dominates the air, makes World Cup semis

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Harry Maguire and Dele Alli scored headed goals and Jordan Pickford made a number of fine saves to lead England to a 2-0 win over Sweden at the World Cup on Saturday.

England will face the winner of Croatia and Russia’s quarterfinal for a berth in the July 15 final.

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Viktor Claesson was Sweden’s top threat, forcing a few saves out of Jordan Pickford in the contest.

Maguire scored the opener at the half-hour mark, the first one to Ashley Young‘s corner kick.

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Next up was Dele, who got up to work Jesse Lingard‘s wonderful cross home.

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Marcus Berg came close to pulling one back in the 72nd minute but got a bit too under the ball and sliced it over the goal.