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Overview

Match summary

Japan comeback quells Kiwi charge

Japan were forced to come from two goals down to earn a 2-2 draw as New Zealand threatened a stunning win against the host nation in a thrilling Group A match at Miyagi.

Match Highlights

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Statistics

Ball possession
62
%
38

Attempts

28Attempts8
11On-Target2
12Off-Target5

Disciplinary

9Fouls Committed11
1Yellow cards1
0Red Cards0

Attacking

14Corners1
3Offsides1
12Free kicks12
0Saves0

Line-ups

Japan
JapanJPN
New Zealand
New ZealandNZL
(GK)
(GK)
29'
63'
(C) 77'
Misses next match if booked
Misses next match if booked
68'
60'
13
(C)
14
17
16
20
90'+1
SubstitutesSubstitutes
(GK)
20
(GK)
(GK)
(GK)
2
68'
77'
60'
10
63'
11
90'+1
16
15
29'
19
CoachCoach
Hiroshi YOSHIDA (JPN)Aaron McFARLAND (NZL)

Match Facts

Rifu

SSI Err

Miyagi Stadium

SSI Err

Weather

  • Partly Cloudy
  • 30° CTemperature
  • 110 m/sWind
  • 68 %Humidity

Officials

  • Referee: Silvia SPINELLI
    Italy
    ItalyITA
  • Assistant Referee 1: Karine VIVES SOLANA (FRA)
  • Assistant Referee 2: Manuela NICOLOSI (FRA)
  • Fourth official: Teodora ALBON (ROU)

Groups

Group A
TeamsTeamsTeamsMPWDLGFGA+/-Pts
Japan
JPN
321010307
Mexico
MEX
32017406
New Zealand
NZL
31114704
Switzerland
SUI
30031800

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