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  • USA, Japan claim final day glory

    USA, Japan claim final day glory

    The FIFA U-20 Women's World Cup came to an end with glory for USA who edged heavyweight rivals Germany for their third title, while there was also a happy finale for hosts Japan who claimed third with victory over Nigeria.
  • Joyous Japan edge Nigeria for third

    Joyous Japan edge Nigeria for third

    Japan claimed third place at the FIFA U-20 Women’s World Cup with a 2-1 win over Nigeria in an open encounter in Tokyo, as the host nation concluded the tournament on a high.
    Group matches - Group B
    19 August NGA2:0 (1:0)KOR
    22 August BRA1:1 (0:1)NGA
    26 August ITA0:4 (0:2)NGA
    Quarter-finals
    30 August NGA1:0 a.e.t.MEX
    Semi-finals
    04 September NGA0:2 (0:1)USA
    Match for third place
    08 September NGA1:2 (0:1)JPN

    Standings

    TeamMPGFGAPts
    NGA3717
    KOR3426
    BRA3242
    ITA3171
    • Ibubeleye Whyte (R), goalkeeper of Nigeria maks a save on Asuka Nishikawa(L)
    • Gloria Ofoegbu (L) of Nigeria and Nozomi Fujita (R) of Japan
    • Yu Nakasato, Yoko Tanaka and Hikari Takagi of Japan celebrates
    • Yoko Tanaka of Japan in action
    • Yu Nakasato, Yoko Tanaka and Hikari Takagi of Japan celebrates
    • Yu Nakasato, Yoko Tanaka and Hikari Takagi of Japan celebrates
    • The Japanese team celebrates
    • Desire Oparanozie of Nigeria and Hikari Takagi of Japan
    • Mayo Doko (#20) of Japan celebrate

    Statistics

    MPGFGASSOGPENOFFFKCKFCFSY2YCR
    69510134093269854800

    Tournaments
    FIFA U-20 Women's World Cup Final All editions