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Summary

Second-half flurry sinks England

Three unanswered goals in the second half were enough to send the USA through to the semi-finals at Chile 2008, at the expense of England.

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Line-up

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1
3
2
6
3
8
4
12
5
13
7
14
8
15
9
16
11
17
12
19
14

Substitute(s)

18
13
21
21
2
6
4
10
5
15
7
16
9
17
10
18
11
19
20

Coaches

Tony DiCICCO (USA)
(ENG) Mo MARLEY

Officials

Referee: Jacqui MELKSHAM (AUS)Assistant Referee 1: Allyson FLYNN (AUS)Assistant Referee 2: Airlie KEEN (AUS)Fourth official: Bentla D COTH (IND)

Statistics

15Shots12
12Corner kicks5
1Yellow cards3
0Second yellow card and red card0
0Red Cards0
55%Possession (%)45%
  • Players of the USA celebrate winning against England
  • Players of the USA celebrate after scoring against England
  • Sydney Leroux of the USA fights for the ball with England's Stephanie Houghton
  • Sydney Leroux of the USA fights for the ball with England's Chelsea Weston
  • Sydney Leroux of the USA celebrates with teammates after scoring against England
  • Sydney Leroux of the USA celebrates with teammates after scoring against England

"England were a very good side, very well drilled, and they forced us to change our style of play. If they had scored first, it would have been a different match," Tony DiCicco, USA coach