Fran Kirby says fans cheering helps the team in hard times

England forward Fran Kirby looks ahead to Tuesday's Euro 2022 semi-final with Sweden at Bramall Lane, Sheffield, which kicks off at 8pm. The Lionesses, Euros runners-up in 1984 and 2009, now face Sweden in the last four as they continue their quest for a first major piece of silverware. After scoring 14 goals without reply across three group-stage victories, Sarina Wiegman’s side showed impressive fight to emerge victorious this time on their return to the venue where they had last week, in the second of those games, recorded the biggest win in Euros history by demolishing Norway 8-0.

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