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DOUBLE VISION: Steph Houghton (left) copies Ellen White's spectacle celebration after White's strike against Cameroon
Talk about seeing double…

City and England skipper Steph Houghton couldn’t help taking a leaf out of City and Lionesses colleague Ellen White’s notebook after the pair both found the target against Cameroon as England secured a 3-0 last-16 victory.

Houghton had fired the Lionesses into a 14th minute lead via a fine free-kick.

And then, on the stroke of half-time, White maintained her brilliant form at the World Cup by registering her fourth goal of the tournament, the effort being awarded after a VAR check.

READ: Steph Houghton hails World Cup home comforts

WATCH: Ellen White on her World Cup spectacle celebration

And as the celebrations unfolded, her captain playfully replicated White’s trademark spectacle celebration routine.

Now England will be helping that Norway are seeing double when the nations meet in Thursday’s World Cup quarter-final…

 

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