Lauren James scored twice as England thrashed China 6-1 in the Women's World Cup.

England beat China 6-1 with two goals from Lauren James.

Only VAR prevented England's Lauren James from scoring a hat-trick against China in the Women's World Cup.

England coach Sarina Wigman said: "She did a special job today. flows over the pitch''

England are entering the knockout stage with three consecutive wins.

James' impressive performance looks to be a warning to future opponents of the danger he poses in this World Cup.

James said after the match, "This is what dreams are made of. I felt free. Whether I'm on the wing or in the middle, I'm happy to play and contribute goals."

Along with James scoring her two goals, she provided assists to Alessia Russo, Lauren Hemp and substitute Chloe Kelly.

In this match, Hemp scored England's second goal in the 26th minute, with James scoring again after a quick counter-attack.