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Match summary

Canada dream continues with tight Swiss win

A lone Josee Belanger goal soon after half-time was enough for host nation Canada to continue their 2015 FIFA Women’s World Cup odyssey at the expense of Switzerland.

Match Highlights

Quotes

"As hosts we’re obviously under a lot of pressure. I’m proud of my team and what we’ve achieved; they’re warriors who know what needs to be done and give it everything they’ve got. The fans were unbelievable again; it was just surreal."
John Herdman, Canada coach

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18:23
The final whistle sounds.
18:21
90'+DICKENMANN (Switzerland) swings in the corner.
18:19
90'+MARITZ (Switzerland) concedes a free-kick following a challenge on FILIGNO (Canada).
18:16
88' NAULT (in) comes off the bench to replace WILKINSON (out) (Canada)
18:15
87'DICKENMANN (Switzerland) swings in the corner.
18:14
86'FILIGNO (Canada) commits a foul.
18:12
84'SCOTT (Canada) is penalised after committing a foul.
18:12
84'BELANGER (Canada) sees an effort go off target.
18:10
82'HUMM (Switzerland) commits a foul.
18:10
82'FILIGNO (Canada) sees an effort go off target.

LYG - Player of the Match

Goalkeeper

Statistics

Ball possession
50
%
50

Attempts

7Attempts5
2On-Target2
4Off-Target1
1Blocked2

Disciplinary

16Fouls Committed10
2Yellow cards1
0Second yellow card and red card0
0Red Cards0

Attacking

0Corners5
1Offsides1
11Free kicks17
2Saves1

Line-ups

Canada
CanadaCAN
Switzerland
SwitzerlandSUI
(GK)
(GK)Misses next match if booked
80'
88'
Misses next match if booked
61'
72'
11
Misses next match if booked
Misses next match if booked
(C)
Misses next match if booked
69'
Misses next match if booked
15
(C)Misses next match if booked
76'
SubstitutesSubstitutes
21
(GK)
12
(GK)
(GK)
21
(GK)
6
76'
14
80'
16
72'
69'
18
61'
19
20
88'
CoachCoach
John HERDMAN (ENG)Martina VOSS-TECKLENBURG (GER)

Match Facts

Vancouver

BC Place Stadium

SSI Err

Weather

  • Sunny
  • 21° CTemperature
  • 16 m/sWind
  • 64 %Humidity

Officials

  • Referee: Anna-Marie KEIGHLEY
    New Zealand
    New ZealandNZL
  • Assistant Referee 1: Sarah JONES (NZL)
  • Assistant Referee 2: Allyson FLYNN (AUS)
  • Fourth official: Gladys LENGWE (ZAM)

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