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13 July
2:1 (0:1)
  • Antonia GORANSSON (56', 67')
  • Hannah WILKINSON (33')

Referee Carol Anne CHENARD (CAN)

Summary

Goransson comes good for Sweden

Goransson comes good for Sweden

Two second-half goals from Antonia Goransson helped Sweden come from behind and defeat New Zealand 2-1 in their country’s first-ever appearance in a FIFA women’s youth tournament. The senior Sweden side have been an imposing opponent at senior level for many years and this result at the start of the FIFA U-20 Women's World Cup Germany 2010 will do their younger sides the power of good. First, ...

Highlights

Line-up

SWE
NZL
Substitute(s)
Coaches
Calle BARRLING (SWE)
(ENG) Tony READINGS
Officials
  • Referee: Carol Anne CHENARD (CAN)
  • Assistant Referee 1: Rita MUNOZ (MEX)
  • Assistant Referee 2: Mayte CHAVEZ (MEX)
  • Fourth official: Christina PEDERSEN (NOR)

Photos

  • BIELEFELD, GERMANY - JULY 13:   Josefine Alfsson (L) of Sweden and Claudia Crasborn (R) of New Zeala
  • BIELEFELD, GERMANY - JULY 13: The team of Sweden lines up prior to the 2010 FIFA Women's World Cup G
  • The team of New Zealand lines up prior to the 2010 FIFA Women's World Cup
  • Amanda Wegerman (L) of Sweden and Sarah McLaughlin (R) of New Zealand
  • BIELEFELD, GERMANY - JULY 13:  Rosie White of New Zealand runs during the 2010 FIFA Women's World Cu
  • BIELEFELD, GERMANY - JULY 13:  Chelsey Wood of New Zealand runs with the ball during the ball during
  • Antonia Goransson of Sweden celebrates
  • BIELEFELD, GERMANY - JULY 13:  Olivia Schough (R) of Sweden and Hannah Wall (L) of New Zealand compete for the ball during the 2010 FIFA Women's World Cup Group B match between Sweden and New Zealand.
  • Emilia Appelqvist (L) of Sweden and Betsy Hassett (R) of New Zealand  compete for the ball

Quotes

"We’re thrilled about winning our first match at this World Cup, although we’ve got to defend better than that," Calle Barrling, Sweden coach

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    STATISTICS
    SwedenStatisticsNew Zealand
    13Shots12
    11Corner kicks4
    0Yellow cards1
    0Second yellow card and red card0
    0Red Cards0
    52%Possession (%)48%