Harry Kane scores a hat-trick for The Three Lions in a seven-goal thriller as England stormed into last 16 in style...
England secured a comprehensive 6-1 victory over Panama in the second match of their group stage at Nizhny Novgorod Stadium.
In a one-sided clash John Stones game early lead to England in the 8th minute followed by penalty goal by Harry Kane in the 22nd minute when Lingard was brought down by Escobar and referee has no second thought pointing to spot.
Jesse Lingard scored the third for England in the 36ht minute after a beautiful one-two between Young and Sterling before playing it for Lingard who curls the ball into the top corner.
Five Minutes before the end of first half John Stone scored his second of the match to give his side 4-0 lead. The woe continued for Panama who was playing their first ever world cup as Harry Kane scored his second of the match from Penalty spot again after he was brought down by Godoy inside the box.
The second half saw English men more relaxed and consequence fall in the tempo of the game. However, Harry Kane completes his hat-trick in 62nd minutes. The second hat trick of the tournament, the first hat-trick was scored by Cristiano Ronaldo against Spain.
With no more charm remaining in the game and England relaxed in their territory Panama scored its first ever world cup goal through substitute Felipe Baloy.
The win grants England their place in the knockout stage of the World Cup along with Belgium from Group H. Panama and Tunisia bid goodbye with a clash remaining.
Full time: England 6-1 Panama
90: Four minutes added time
78: Goal! F. Baloy scores for Panama
72: Yellow card Murillo
70: Substitution for England, Kieran Trippier OFF Danny Rose IN
69: Substitution for Panama, Gabriel Gomez OFF Felipe Baloy IN
69: Substitution for Panama, Edgar Barcenas OFF Abdiel Arroyo IN
63: Substitution for Panama, Anibal Godoy OFF Ricardo Avila IN
63: Substitution for England, Jesse Lingard OFF Fabian Delph IN
63: Substitution for England, Harry Kane OFF Jamie Vardy IN
62: Goal!! Harry Kane scores for England
46: Second half kicks off
Half-time: England 5-0 Panama
45+1: Penalty Goal by Harry Kane scores for England
45: Yellow card Fidel Escobar
40: Goal!! John Stones scores for England
36: Goal!! Jesse Lingard scores for England
23: Yellow card Ruben Loftus-Cheek
22: Penalty Goal by Harry Kane scores for England
10: Yellow card Armando Cooper
8: Goal!! John Stones scores for England
1: First half kick off
Panama subs: Harold Cummings, Gabriel Torres, Ismael Diaz, Jose Calderon, Adolfo Machado, Valentin Pimentel, Abdiel Arroyo, Luis Ovalle, Luis Tejeda, Ricardo Avila, Alex Rodriguez, Felipe Baloy.
Panama line-up: Jaime Penedo; Michael Murillo, Roman Torres, Fidel Escobar, Eric Davis; Gabriel Gomez; Edgar Barcenas, Armando Cooper, Anibal Godoy, Jose Luis Rodriguez; Blas Perez.
England subs: Danny Rose, Eric Dier, Jamie Vardy, Jack Butland, Danny Welbeck, Gary Cahill, Phil Jones, Fabian Delph, Marcus Rashford, Dele Alli, Trent Alexander-Arnold, Nick Pope.
England line-up: Jordan Pickford; Kyle Walker, John Stones, Harry Maguire; Jordan Henderson; Kieran Trippier, Jesse Lingard, Ruben Loftus-Cheek, Ashley Young; Harry Kane, Raheem Sterling.