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Overview

Match summary

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.

Match Highlights

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Statistics

Ball possession
56
%
44

Attempts

14Attempts8
2On-Target3
11Off-Target4

Disciplinary

18Fouls Committed10
3Yellow cards0
0Red Cards0

Attacking

2Corners2
3Offsides0
21Free kicks10
0Saves0

Line-ups

Nigeria
NigeriaNGA
Japan
JapanJPN
(GK)
(GK)
(C)
(C) 67'
5
46' HT
35'
10
46' HT
17
17
46' HT
20
SubstitutesSubstitutes
(GK)
(GK)
21
(GK)
(GK)
2
67'
8
46' HT
35'
18
46' HT
16
46' HT
20
CoachCoach
Edwin OKON (NGA)Hiroshi YOSHIDA (JPN)

Match Facts

Tokyo

SSI Err

National Stadium

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Weather

  • Partly Cloudy
  • 31° CTemperature
  • 40 m/sWind
  • 55 %Humidity

Officials

  • Referee: Margaret DOMKA
    USA
    USAUSA
  • Assistant Referee 1: Kimberly Maria MOREIRA ROJAS (CRC)
  • Assistant Referee 2: Emperatriz AYALA (SLV)
  • Fourth official: QIN Liang (CHN)

Official Documents