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Overview

Match summary

Mature Kiwis stun Paraguay

A disciplined, clinical display from New Zealand has yielded an impressive 2-0 win over Paraguay in Montreal and boosted the Kiwis' hopes of advancing to the knockout stage for the first time.

Match Highlights

Quotes

"We performed well and are happy at winning the game. But there are a lot of things we can improve on," Aaron McFarland, New Zealand coach.

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Statistics

Ball possession
54
%
46

Attempts

11Attempts12
8On-Target4
3Off-Target8

Disciplinary

9Fouls Committed13
1Yellow cards0
0Red Cards0

Attacking

2Corners3
1Offsides3
16Free kicks10
3Saves6

Line-ups

New Zealand
New ZealandNZL
Paraguay
ParaguayPAR
(GK)
(GK)
2
(C)
3
74'
57'
58'
80'
52'
14
(C)
51'
SubstitutesSubstitutes
20
(GK)
(GK)
21
(GK)
(GK)
Injured
57'
11
51'
Injured
16
74'
80'
52'
19
58'
CoachCoach
Aaron McFARLAND (NZL)Julio GOMEZ (PAR)

Match Facts

Montreal

SSI Err

Olympic Stadium

  • Stadium nameOlympic Stadium
  • CityMontreal
  • Year constructed1976
  • Overall capacity32792

Weather

  • Partly Cloudy
  • 21° CTemperature
  • 3 m/sWind
  • 36 %Humidity

Officials

  • Referee: Kateryna MONZUL
    Ukraine
    UkraineUKR
  • Assistant Referee 1: Sian MASSEY (ENG)
  • Assistant Referee 2: Natalie ASPINALL (ENG)
  • Fourth official: Carina VITULANO (ITA)

Groups

Group D
TeamsTeamsTeamsMPWDLGFGA+/-Pts
France
FRA
3300121119
New Zealand
NZL
32015416
Paraguay
PAR
310226-43
Costa Rica
CRC
3003210-80

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