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Summary

Aussies sneak first win
Australia defeated Equatorial Guinea by the odd goal in five in the Group D encounter in Bochum, leaving the entertaining Africans on the verge of exiting the tournament. More »

Line-up

18
1
3
2
7
3
8
4
10
5
12
6
14
7
15
9
16
10
19
14
20
15

Substitute(s)

1
13
21
18
2
8
4
11
5
12
6
16
9
17
11
19
13
20
17
21

Coaches

Tom SERMANNI (AUS)
(ITA) Marcello FRIGERIO

Officials

Referee: Gyoengyi GAAL (HUN)Assistant Referee 1: Cristina CINI (ITA)Assistant Referee 2: Natalie ASPINALL (ENG)Fourth official: Bibiana STEINHAUS (GER)

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Statistics

14Shots8
6Corner kicks1
1Yellow cards3
0Second yellow card and red card0
0Red Cards0
61%Possession (%)39%
  • Sally Shipard of Australia smiles prior to the FIFA Women's World Cup
  • Vania (L) of Equatorial Guinea is challenged by Leena Khamis of Australia
  • Kim Carroll (C) of Australia and Diala of Equatorial Guinea battle for the ball
  • Servet Uzunlar (R) of Australia and Diala of Equatorial Guinea battle for the ball
  • Player of Australia  celebrate
  • Lisa de Vanna (C) of Australia celebrates with her team mates after scoring

"We played some excellent football at times and created great chances and at other times we made some very poor mistakes which could take five years off my life expectancy," Tom Sermanni, Australia coach.

TeamMPGFGAPts
BRA3709
AUS3546
NOR3253
EQG3270

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