Matches

13/11/2008
1:2 (1:0)
  • Alexandra POPP (6')
  • Vicki DiMARTINO (63')
  • Courtney VERLOO (81')

Summary

USA comeback seals final place

USA came from behind to claim a dramatic and deserved 2-1 victory over Germany and set up an intriguing final date with Korea DPR.

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Line-up

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18
3
3
4
4
5
6
6
7
7
8
8
10
9
11
10
13
11
17
20
20

Substitute(s)

12
1
21
21
2
2
13
5
14
9
15
12
16
14
17
15
18
16
19
19

Coaches

Ralf PETER (GER)
(USA) Kazbek TAMBI

Officials

Referee: CHA Sung Mi (KOR)Assistant Referee 1: KIM Kyoung Min (KOR)Assistant Referee 2: LEE Seulgi (KOR)Fourth official: Natalia AVDONCHENKO (RUS)

Statistics

9Shots15
4Corner kicks4
0Yellow cards1
0Second yellow card and red card0
0Red Cards0
43%Possession (%)57%
  • Kristie Mewis of the USA celebrates winning against Germany
  • Germany's Leonie Maier controls the ball
  • Germany's Turid Knaak controls the ball
  • Crystal Dunn and Sam Mewis of the USA celebrate their win against Germany
  • Germany's Turid Knaak is comforted by Cloee Colohan of the USA
  • Germany's Dzsenifer Marozsan fights for the ball with Olivia Klei of the USA
"I'm so, so proud of the kids, not only because they've won a World Cup semi-final against a great team like Germany, but because of the way they won it," Kazbek Tambi, USA coach.