(CNN)Distraught Cameroon players staged a series of extraordinary on-field protests over VAR decisions as England earned a quarterfinal clash with Norway at the Women’s World Cup with a 3-0 win in Valenciennes Sunday.
England manager ‘ashamed’ of Cameroon’s reaction at World Cup
The protests took the gloss off the England win, its second biggest at the finals stage, with angry manager Phil Neville claiming they had damaged the image of women’s football in front of a big global audience. ‘That was not football,” he said.
Host France joined them in the last eight later Sunday with a 2-1 extra time win over Brazil in Le Havre.