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Summary

Swedes stun USA with historic win
Sweden scored a famous 2-1 victory over USA to top Group C and set up a quarter-final meeting with Australia, while condemning their opponents to second place and an epic match-up with Brazil. More »

Line-up

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1
2
3
4
6
6
7
7
8
8
10
14
11
15
12
16
15
17
19
18
20

Substitute(s)

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18
21
21
3
2
9
4
10
5
11
9
13
13
19
14
20
16
5
17

Coaches

Thomas DENNERBY (SWE)
(SWE) Pia SUNDHAGE

Officials

Referee: Etsuko FUKANO (JPN)Assistant Referee 1: Saori TAKAHASHI (JPN)Assistant Referee 2: ZHANG Lingling (CHN)Fourth official: Therese NEGUEL (CMR)

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Statistics

9Shots20
6Corner kicks3
1Yellow cards1
0Second yellow card and red card0
0Red Cards0
47%Possession (%)53%
  • Amy Rodriguez of USA battles for possession with Charlotte Rohlin of Sweden
  • Abby Wambach of USA gestures
  • Sara Larsson (R) of Sweden and Alex Krieger (R) of USA battle for the ball
  • The Sweden players celebrate
  • Lotta Schelin (L) of Sweden and Christie Rampone (R) of USA battle for the ball
  • Abby Wambach of USA is fouled by Therese Sjogran of Sweden
“I would rank the game as a high level one. I think the game was one of the best of the tournament so far," Thomas Dennerby, Sweden coach.
TeamMPGFGAPts
SWE3419
USA3626
PRK3031
COL3041

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