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3:0 (1:0)
  • Yui HASEGAWA (20')
  • Rikako KOBAYASHI (71' PEN)
  • Shiho MATSUBARA (90'+3)

Summary

Japan down Young Ferns to top group
Japan beat New Zealand 3-0 in the final group stage match at Costa Rica 2014 as the Japanese finished atop Group C with an undefeated record, while the Young Football Ferns must now pack their bags. More »

Line-ups

12
1
3
3
4
4
5
5
6
6
7
8
8
9
11
10
14
13
18
16
20
18

Substitute(s)

1
20
21
21
2
2
9
7
10
11
13
12
15
14
16
15
17
17
19
19

Coaches

Asako TAKEMOTO TAKAKURA (JPN)
(CZE) Jitka KLIMKOVA

Officials

Referee: Ana MARQUES (BRA)Assistant Referee 1: Luciana MASCARANA (URU)Assistant Referee 2: Katiuscia MAYER (BRA)Fourth official: Maria CARVAJAL (CHI)

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Statistics

24Shots5
14Corner kicks0
0Yellow cards1
0Second yellow card and red card0
0Red Cards0
64%Possession (%)36%
  • The team of New Zealand during the FIFA U-17 Women's World Cup Group C match between Japan and New Zealand at Estadio Nacional on March 23, 2014 in San Jose, Costa Rica
  • The team of Japan during the FIFA U-17 Women's World Cup Group C match between Japan and New Zealand at Estadio Nacional on March 23, 2014 in San Jose, Costa Rica
  • The team of Japan celebrate victory during the FIFA U-17 Women's World Cup Group C match between Japan and New Zealand at Estadio Nacional on March 23, 2014 in San Jose, Costa Rica
  • The team of Japan celebrate victory against New Zealand
  • Shiho Matsumoto of Japan celebrates her goal against New Zealand
  • Rikako Kobayashi of Japan scores her goal against New Zealand

"I’m extremely happy to have reached the quarter-final. There were, however, a few things that will need to be addressed. This was our last group-match and I was keen to get as many players involved as possible, so they could benefit from the experience," 
Asako Takemoto Takakura, Japan coach. 

 

 

TeamMPGFGAPts
JPN31509
ESP31036
NZL3171
PAR32181

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