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Marcus Rashford goal Vs Bulgaria: English striker scores thrilling goal against Bulgaria

Tanish Chachra

Marcus Rashford goal Vs Bulgaria: English striker scores thrilling goal against Bulgaria

Marcus Rashford goal Vs Bulgaria: English striker scores a wonderful goal against Bulgaria in the 7th minute of the European qualifiers game.

England are playing against Bulgaria in the European qualifier games, as the International break is going on. earlier to this, England had a 100% record in this qualifier until they lost to the Czech Republic.

Which eventually delayed their direct qualification into the Euro 2020. Now, it seems that the English contingent would not have o wait for long as their striker Marcus Rashford has scored a brilliant goal against Bulgaria to make 1-0.

It was the 7th minute in the match when England were already dominating in the game. Harry Maguire measured a pinpoint diagonal pass to Ross Barkley on the left flank, who lays a short pass to Rashford and the Manchester United player beats a defender before cutting inside and whipping a curling shot into the top right corner.

The goal was a mesmerizing sight to watch, as the three lions are on the verge of getting a qualification. England did not settle to this, as Barkley further scored a brace to get a 3-0 lead by the 32nd minute.

Now, it seems England would not stop and could score more, as Raheem Sterling and Harry Kane are looking lethal upfront. On the other side, this goal is surely a confidence boost for Rashford, who is struggling with his club side in recent matches.

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Moreover, it is also a statement to his criticizers, who earlier doubted his abilities. Meanwhile, Bulgaria has been defensively abysmal, since they are easily giving up space inside the penalty box.

Thus, it allowed England to nail 3 goals before the half-time. It seems, from here there is no scope of a comeback for Bulgaria and Gareth Southgate’s side will go with three points.

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Tanish Chachra

Tanish Chachra


Tanish Chachra is the Motorsport editor at The SportsRush. He saw his first race when F1 visited India in 2011, and since then, his romance with the sport has been seasonal until he took up this role in 2020. Reigniting F1's coverage on this site, Tanish has fallen in love with the sport all over again. He loves Kimi Raikkonen and sees a future world champion in Oscar Piastri. Away from us, he loves to snuggle inside his books.

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