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Summary

Nadeshiko keep golden dreams alive
Japan defeated France 2-1 at Wembley Stadium on Monday to book their place in the final of the Women's Olympic Football Tournament, but the world champions had to survive a scare from a talented French side. More »

Line-ups

18
1
2
2
4
3
6
4
7
5
8
6
11
8
12
9
14
10
15
11
17
17

Substitute(s)

1
7
3
12
5
13
9
14
10
15
13
16
16
18

Coaches

Bruno BINI (FRA)
(JPN) Norio SASAKI

Officials

Referee: Quetzalli ALVARADO (MEX)Assistant Referee 1: Mayte Ivonne CHAVEZ GARCIA (MEX)Assistant Referee 2: Shirley PERELLO (HON)Fourth official: Salome DI IORIO (ARG)Fifth official: Maria ROCCO (ARG)

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Statistics

25Shots6
5Corner kicks2
1Yellow cards0
0Second yellow card and red card0
0Red Cards0
  • The Japan team thank the support
  • Japan celebrate
  • Mizuho Sakaguchi of Japan celebrates
  • Japan players celebrate
  • Japan fans celebrate
  • Yuki Ogimi of Japan in action