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Overview

Match summary

Falconets down Korea DPR, soar into final

Nigeria have beaten Korea DPR 6-2 in the teams' Moncton semi-final, with Asisat Oshoala the four-goal heroine as the Super Falconets qualified to face Germany or France.

Match Highlights

Quotes

"We had already played against Korea Republic and I was sure that Korea DPR were not better than them, so I was confident we would win. Now we are in the final and, whoever our opponents will be, we are not afraid of them," Peter Dedevbo, Nigeria coach

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MatchCast

18:50
The final whistle sounds.
18:49
90'+A player from Nigeria illegally handles the ball.
18:48
90'+A player from Nigeria is adjudged to be in an offside position.
18:47
90'+ ADEBOYEJO (in) comes off the bench to replace OSHOALA (out) (Nigeria)
18:47
90'+Korea DPR are ruled offside.
18:46
90'+A player from Nigeria is adjudged to be in an offside position.
18:46
90'Nigeria concede a free-kick following a challenge on a player from Korea DPR.
18:44
88' R. SE OK (Korea DPR) is cautioned.
18:43
88'Korea DPR concede a free-kick following a challenge on a player from Nigeria.
18:42
86'Nigeria try a shot on goal, but it is off-target.

Statistics

Ball possession
58
%
42

Attempts

12Attempts16
10On-Target12
2Off-Target4

Disciplinary

4Fouls Committed10
1Yellow cards0
0Second yellow card and red card0
0Red Cards0

Attacking

6Corners4
5Offsides4
14Free kicks9
4Saves4

Line-ups

Korea DPR
Korea DPRPRK
Nigeria
NigeriaNGA
(GK)
(GK)
(C)
(C)
90'+2
56'
54'
59'
46' HT
SubstitutesSubstitutes
(GK)
(GK)
(GK)
(GK)
56'
90'+2
46' HT
Not eligible to play
59'
54'
CoachCoach
HWANG Yong Bong (PRK)Peter DEDEVBO (NGA)

Match Facts

Moncton

Consistently rated as one of the best places to live in Canada, Moncton, New Brunswick is the fastest growing urban centre in the Maritime Provinces and east of Saskatchewan.

Moncton Stadium

  • Stadium nameMoncton Stadium
  • CityMoncton
  • Opening2010
  • Overall capacity7862

Weather

  • Partly Cloudy
  • 21° CTemperature
  • 16 m/sWind
  • 68 %Humidity

Officials

  • Referee: Margaret DOMKA
    USA
    USAUSA
  • Assistant Referee 1: Mayte CHAVEZ (MEX)
  • Assistant Referee 2: Natalie ASPINALL (ENG)
  • Fourth official: Salome DI IORIO (ARG)

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