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Nobbs, making her debut for the Three Lions, opened the scoring just eight minutes in before Italy hit back with two quick goals.
Houghton levelled the scores after half an hour, heading home club-mate Rachel Yankey's corner.
Jess Clarke again put England in the lead before substitute White secured the win in the closing stages.Copyright 2013 The Arsenal Football Club plc. Permission to use quotations from this article is granted subject to appropriate credit being given to www.arsenal.com as the source 6 Mar 2013