Matches

21/07/2010
0:1 (0:1)
  • Sydney LEROUX (21')

Summary

USA win their group - yet again

USA won the battle of the top two teams in Group D thanks to their golden girl Sydney Leroux and it leaves them to face a quarter-final tie against Nigeria in Augsburg on Sunday.

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Line-up

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1
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5
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9
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11
15
12
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19
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Substitute(s)

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18
18
21
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6
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8
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10
13
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Coaches

CHOI In Cheul (KOR)
(USA) Jill ELLIS

Officials

Referee: Bibiana STEINHAUS (GER)Assistant Referee 1: Marina WOZNIAK (GER)Assistant Referee 2: Inka MUELLER (GER)Fourth official: Karolina RADZIK-JOHAN (POL)

Have Your Say

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Latest Comments:
albarea12
22/07/2010 at 18:37
albarea12 (Yemen)
American's women are better than men play better :D
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ogmila
21/07/2010 at 21:42
ogmila (Spain)
Very equally matched teams, I believe the defense on both worked the extra time. The US continues to demonstrate they are favorites to win this World Cup.
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Statistics

7Shots9
2Corner kicks7
0Yellow cards0
0Second yellow card and red card0
0Red Cards0
56%Possession (%)44%
  • Zakiya Bywaters of USA runs with the ball
  • Kristie Mewis of USA gestrures
  • Min A Lee (L) of South Korea challenges Kristie Mewis (R) of USA
  • Eun Som Kwon (back) of South Korea and Sydney Leroux (front) of USA compete for the ball
  • Eun Som Kwon (L) of South Korea and Christine Nairn (R) of USA compete for the ball
  • Sydney Leroux of USA reacts during the 2010 FIFA Women's World Cup Group D match between South Korea and USA

"Playing South Korea is such an outstanding opportunity and it helps us physically and mentally to prepare for future games because they are so good in possession," Jill Ellis, USA coach.