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Scintillating Japan overwhelm Ghana

Holders Japan defeated Ghana 5-0 on matchday two of the FIFA U-17 Women’s World Cup at the Prince Mohammed International Stadium in Zarqa.

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"I'm very happy we beat Ghana today. We went into the game with a great deal of respect for them. They're a very strong side." Japan coach Naoki Kusunose.

 

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The final whistle sounds.
The final whistle sounds.
90'+The goalkeeper of Ghana pulls off a save.
90'+The goalkeeper of Ghana pulls off a save.
90'+A player from Japan sees her effort hit the target.
90'+A player from Japan sees her effort hit the target.
90'+Ghana concede a free-kick following a challenge on a player from Japan.
90'+Ghana concede a free-kick following a challenge on a player from Japan.
90'+The goalkeeper of Ghana pulls off a save.
90'+The goalkeeper of Ghana pulls off a save.
90'+A player from Japan sees her effort hit the target.
90'+A player from Japan sees her effort hit the target.
90'+Japan swing in the corner.
90'+Japan swing in the corner.
90'+Ghana are ruled offside.
90'+Ghana are ruled offside.
90'Ghana concede a free-kick following a challenge on a player from Japan.
90'Ghana concede a free-kick following a challenge on a player from Japan.
89'A player from Ghana commits a foul.
89'A player from Ghana commits a foul.

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Forward

Statistics

Ball possession
41
%
59

Attempts

13Attempts17
5On-Target9
6Off-Target7
2Blocked1

Disciplinary

17Fouls Committed15
3Yellow cards2
0Second yellow card and red card0
0Red Cards0

Attacking

3Corners11
3Offsides1
16Free kicks20
4Saves5

Line-ups

Ghana
GhanaGHA
Japan
JapanJPN
(GK)
(GK)
22'
2
60'
(C)
86'
12
73'
14
9
65'
10
(C)
17
16
81'
17
SubstitutesSubstitutes
(GK)
12
(GK)
(GK)
(GK)
22'
14
11
15
81'
13
73'
19
86'
60'
20
65'
21
CoachCoach
Evans ADOTEY (GHA)Naoki KUSUNOSE (JPN)

Match Facts

Zarqa

Prince Mohammed International Stadium

  • Stadium namePrince Mohammed International Stadium
  • CityZarqa
  • Year constructed1999
  • Overall capacity11402

Weather

  • Sunny
  • 29° CTemperature
  • 19 m/sWind
  • 15 %Humidity

Officials

  • Referee: Mirian LEON
    El Salvador
    El SalvadorSLV
  • Assistant Referee 1: Yudilia BRIONES (MEX)
  • Assistant Referee 2: Thelma BELTRAN (SLV)
  • Fourth official: Laura FORTUNATO (ARG)

Groups

Group D
TeamsTeamsTeamsMPWDLGFGA+/-Pts
Japan
JPN
3300132119
Ghana
GHA
320136-36
USA
USA
31029633
Paraguay
PAR
3003112-110

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