The United States beat England in the semi finals of the 2019 Women's World Cup, 2-1. On her 30th birthday, Alex Morgan scored the winning goal for the United States, following Alyssa Naeher penalty save. England put up a stiff resistance. The United States scored the first goal, and then England caught up with a shot from Ellen White, tying the game 1-1. Alex Morgan was able to put the U.S.A back in the lead 30 minutes into the match. England almost tied the match 2-2, but the goal was ruled out due to a narrow offside call.