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Match 20 -
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20 July
2:3 (1:1)
  • KIM Myong Gum (26')
  • JON Myong Hwa (62')
  • Sofia JAKOBSSON (43')
  • Antonia GORANSSON (52')
  • HYON Un Hui (75' OG)

Referee Carol Anne CHENARD (CAN)

Summary

Swedish comeback stuns Korea DPR

Sweden came from behind to snatch a dramatic 3-2 win over Korea DPR that secures top spot in Group B and leaves the North Koreans facing a quarter-final clash with Germany. The Swedes, for their part, march on to face Colombia in the last eight after a breathless encounter in Augsburg that was ultimately settled by a Hyon Un Hui own goal. This was an open, entertaining game from the outset, with ...

Highlights

Line-up

PRK
SWE
Substitute(s)
Coaches
CHOE Kwang Sok (PRK)
(SWE) Calle BARRLING
Officials
  • Referee: Carol Anne CHENARD (CAN)
  • Assistant Referee 1: Marlene DUFFY (USA)
  • Assistant Referee 2: Veronica PEREZ (USA)
  • Fourth official: Karolina RADZIK-JOHAN (POL)
  • Misses next match if booked
  • Injured

Photos

  • Referee Carol Anne Chenard looks on
  • The team of Sweden celebrates
  • Sin Sol Ryon of North Korea stops the ball
  • Emilia Appelqvist of Sweden runs with the ball
  • Josefine Alfsson of Sweden runs with the ball
  • Goalkeeper  Hong Myong Hui of North Korea is not able to save the ball
  • Sofia Jakobsson and Emilia Appelqvist of Sweden
  • Josefine Alfsson, Sofia Jakobsson and Tilda Heimersoon of Sweden celebrate
  • Sofia Jakobsson and Emilia Appelqvist of Sweden celebrate

Quotes

"I’m happy our Germany 2010 hopes are still alive, even though there will be some really tough teams in the quarter-finals," Calle Barrling, Sweden coach.

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    STATISTICS
    Korea DPRStatisticsSweden
    21Shots9
    4Corner kicks3
    0Yellow cards0
    0Second yellow card and red card0
    0Red Cards0
    52%Possession (%)48%