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1:4 (0:2)
  • Deyna CASTELLANOS (90'+2)
  • Fuka NAGANO (13')
  • Nana ICHISE (33')
  • Rikako KOBAYASHI (52')
  • Hina SUGITA (63' PEN)

Summary

Japan ease past Venezuela into final
Two goals in each half lifted Japan into their second FIFA U-17 Women’s World Cup final in three editions with a classy performance to record a 4-1 win over semi-final debutants Venezuela. More »

Line-ups

12
1
2
2
3
3
4
5
5
6
6
7
7
8
9
10
10
14
11
15
14
16

Substitute(s)

1
12
13
21
8
4
15
9
16
11
17
13
18
17
19
18
20
19
21
20

Coaches

Kenneth ZSEREMETA (PAN)
(JPN) Asako TAKEMOTO TAKAKURA

Officials

Referee: Pernilla LARSSON (SWE)Assistant Referee 1: Sanja RODAK (CRO)Assistant Referee 2: Lada ROJC (CRO)Fourth official: Marianela ARAYA CRUZ (CRC)Fifth official: Kimberly MOREIRA (CRC)

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Statistics

9Shots18
7Corner kicks9
1Yellow cards1
0Second yellow card and red card0
0Red Cards0
41%Possession (%)59%
  • Mamiko Matsumoto, goalkeeper of Japan
  • Dejection for players of Venezuela
  • Hina Sugita of Japan is scoring the 4th goal
  •  Mamiko Matsumoto of Japan in action
  •  Asato Miyagawa of Japan battles with Yosneidy Zambrano
  •  Dejection for players of Venezuela

"What I take away from the match is our victory, above all, and I’m happy that my players were able to keep their concentration until the end. We made quite a few mistakes, especially in the first half. It wasn’t a perfect performance, but we managed to score at just the right moments. We’ll approach the final full of confidence," Asako Takemoto Takakura (Japan).

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