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Overview

Match summary

Ghana claim crucial win over hosts

Hosts Canada opened their FIFA U-20 Women’s World Cup campaign in disappointing fashion with a 1-0 defeat against Ghana.

Match Highlights

Quotes

"I had said before the tournament that we had the potential to win the World Cup. I don’t know if we’ll do it, but we do see some signs. And we sent a signal that we’re not here for fun - we’re here for business," Bashir Hayford, Ghana coach.

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MatchCast

21:54
The final whistle sounds.
21:53
90'+The goalkeeper of Canada pulls off a save.
21:53
90'+A player from Ghana sees her effort hit the target.
21:53
90'+The goalkeeper of Canada pulls off a save.
21:53
90'+A player from Ghana sees her effort hit the target.
21:52
90'+The goalkeeper of Ghana pulls off a save.
21:52
90'+A player from Canada sees her effort hit the target.
21:50
90'+Canada are penalised after committing a foul.
21:48
90'+Canada concede a free-kick following a challenge on a player from Ghana.
21:48
90'+The goalkeeper of Ghana pulls off a save.

Statistics

Ball possession
55
%
45

Attempts

8Attempts10
5On-Target6
3Off-Target4

Disciplinary

8Fouls Committed13
1Yellow cards0
0Second yellow card and red card0
0Red Cards0

Attacking

6Corners3
0Offsides5
18Free kicks8
3Saves5

Line-ups

Canada
CanadaCAN
Ghana
GhanaGHA
(GK)
(GK)
(C)
(C)
86'
70'
78'
60'
52'
90'
SubstitutesSubstitutes
(GK)
(GK)
(GK)
(GK)
52'
60'
86'
78'
70'
90'
CoachCoach
Andrew OLIVIERI (CAN)Bashir HAYFORD (GHA)

Match Facts

Toronto

With a spectacular setting on the northern shore of Lake Ontario, Toronto is Canada's largest city, the capital of the province of Ontario, and the central hub of the country’s commercial, financial, industrial, academic and cultural life.

National Soccer Stadium

  • Stadium nameNational Soccer Stadium
  • CityToronto
  • Opening2007
  • Overall capacity20716

Weather

  • Cloudy
  • 22° CTemperature
  • 5 m/sWind
  • 58 %Humidity

Officials

  • Referee: Bibiana STEINHAUS
    Germany
    GermanyGER
  • Assistant Referee 1: Katrin RAFALSKI (GER)
  • Assistant Referee 2: Marina WOZNIAK (GER)
  • Fourth official: Katalin KULCSAR (HUN)

Groups

Group A
TeamsTeamsTeamsMPWDLGFGA+/-Pts
PRK
32015236
CAN
32014316
GHA
320134-16
FIN
300347-30

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