Ten minutes of defensive disaster left the Matildas in disarray as they lost 3-2 to Denmark in another blow ahead of the upcoming Olympic Games.
Goals from Nikita Parris and Gill Scott earned England a 2-0 victory over Denmark in their penultimate World Cup warm-up friendly.
The team refused to play a friendly against Netherlands last month in protest over pay and conditions.
The Netherlands became women's European champions for the first time with a thrilling 4-2 victory over Denmark on home soil.
Germany, seeking their seventh European trophy in a row, took the lead through Isabel Kerschowski after three minutes but underdogs Denmark hit back.
England geared up for the Women's European Championships with a 2-1 friendly victory over Denmark as Ellen White scored a brace.