Below is the summary of England world cup favourite performance So Far in Russia.
A rampant England put world cup debutants Panama to swords with total attacking and fluid football.
The 6-1 victory over the physical central American county sealed England’s qualification to the round of 16.
England skippered by Tottenham Hotspur striker Harry Kane bagged a hat trick, John Stones of Manchester city grabbed a brace and Manchester United attacker Jesse Lingard also was on the score sheet.
England started with purpose and grit like they did in the first 20 minutes against Tunisia. The first goal from a corner kick was met by an unmarked John Stones in the 8th minute to grab his first England goal. Harry Kane scored a penalty to take his goal tally to 3.
Lingard grabbed the third with an astonishing curler from outside the box.
Stones grabbed his second and England’s third of an exceptional first half from another well-taken set piece between Trippier and Henderson.
Henderson put in a sumptuous ball into the box for Harry Kane who released Sterling to point blank range.
Sterling’s header was saved by Panama keeper Penedo who parried to it to Stones, who duly headed home England’s fourth.
Harry Kane scored another penalty on the stroke of half time to make it 5-0.
The second half started on a low with few sights at goal.
Harry Kane got his world cup hat trick when he deflected Ruben Loftus-Cheek’s shot on goal to make it 6-0, also going ahead of Portuguese talisman Cristiano Ronaldo and Belgian Romelu Lukaku on the goal scorers Chat.
37 year old Baloy got Panama’s first ever goal at the world cup from a set piece.
Fabian Delph,Jamie Vardy and Danny Rose where brought on as England saw an emphatic victory off to set top of the table decider against Belgium.