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France celebrate Wendie Renard's goal in the opening game of the 2019 FIFA Women's World Cup
France celebrate Wendie Renard's goal in the opening game of the 2019 FIFA Women's World Cup

Wendie Renard scored twice as hosts France opened the Women's World Cup by thrashing South Korea 4-0 in Paris.

After forward Eugenie Le Sommer had fired in the first goal of the tournament in the ninth minute, centre-back Renard converted one header in the 35th and then another in first-half stoppage-time.

Captain Amandine Henry added a superb strike with five minutes of normal time to go.

It was a dominant display from Corinne Diacre's side against opponents who gave them very little to worry about.

With French President Emmanuel Macron among the crowd of 45,261 watching at the Parc des Princes, Les Bleues came close to taking the lead in the second minute when Henry curled an effort just wide, and Le Sommer then saw her low strike saved.

Two minutes later the pair combined to put France in front, Le Sommer meeting Henry's cut-back with a shot that went in off the bar via the hand of goalkeeper Kim Minjung.

France thought they had doubled the lead in the 27th minute when Griedge Mbock Bathy volleyed in, but the effort was ruled out for offside following a VAR check.

Le Sommer then had a strike tipped over by Kim, before the advantage was extended by Renard's header from Gaetane Thiney's corner.

Renard subsequently repeated the trick to make it 3-0 as she got her head to another corner just before the break.

After Henry brought another save out of Kim in the 57th minute, South Korea registered an attempt on goal when Kang Chaerim fired off-target.

They were then presented with a good chance following a mistake by Renard, but Lee Mina dragged her shot wide.

Henry subsequently completed the rout as she beat Kim with a fine effort from just outside the box.

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Get all the latest football gossip from the day's back pages1

Paper Talk: Lukaku agrees Inter move

Thursday's Paper Talk has all of the day's major football transfer news and rumour, including Romelu Lukaku's £75m move to to Inter Milan.

Keep up to date with all the latest transfer news and rumours in our Transfer Market2

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A complete list of every completed summer 2019 transfer window deal3

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Argentina celebrate as they make it 3-3 against Scotland in the Women's World Cup4

WATCH: Late VAR drama sinks Scots

Scotland were sent crashing out of the Women's World Cup as they lost a 3-0 lead to draw 3-3 with Argentina thanks to a dramatic late re-taken penalty given by VAR.

Luton Town earned 94 points to be crowned Sky Bet League One Champions5

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