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Summary

Aussies edge Norway into last eight
Australia have reached the FIFA Women’s World Cup quarter-finals for the second time in succession as Kyah Simon’s double secured a 2-1 victory over Norway in Leverkusen. More »

Line-up

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1
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3
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4
7
7
8
10
9
14
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15
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16
14
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18
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19

Substitute(s)

18
12
21
21
2
2
5
5
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6
12
8
13
9
15
11
16
13
19
20

Coaches

Tom SERMANNI (AUS)
(NOR) Eli LANDSEM

Officials

Referee: Estela ALVAREZ (ARG)Assistant Referee 1: Maria ROCCO (ARG)Assistant Referee 2: Yoly GARCIA (VEN)Fourth official: Silvia REYES (PER)

Have Your Say

Statistics

14Shots14
5Corner kicks2
2Yellow cards1
0Second yellow card and red card0
0Red Cards0
50%Possession (%)50%
  • Lene Mykjaland of Norway looks dejected at the end
  • Erika Skarbo of Norway looks dejected at the end
  • Elise Thorsnes of Norway looks dejected at the final whistle
  • A fan of Norway looks on
  • Kyah Simon of Australia scores
  • Kyah Simon (C top) of Australia celebrates her goal with teammates Clare Polkinghorne (2ndR), Heather Garriock (L) and Kim Carroll (C bottom) as Kristine Wigdahl Hegland of Norway reacts

Kyah Simon, Australia forward
We knew it was a crucial game, and although a draw was enough for us, we always go out to win. We really went for it today. Finishing the group stage with a victory will give us a real confidence boost ahead of the next round.

TeamMPGFGAPts
BRA3709
AUS3546
NOR3253
EQG3270

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