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Match summary

Cameroonian comeback seals famous win over Swiss

Cameroon turned in a dynamic second-half showing to defeat Switzerland 2-1 for their first win over a European opponent at a FIFA Women’s World Cup.

Match Highlights

Quotes

"We are excited and very happy for this victory to take us through to the second round. Every game has lessons. This performance will have a positive impact for omen’s football in Cameroon. We were not just defending the colours of Cameroon, but also of Africa," Enow Ngachu, Cameroon coach.

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16:51
The final whistle sounds.
16:48
90'+YANGO (Cameroon) concedes a free-kick following a challenge on WÄLTI (Switzerland).
16:48
90'+KUSTER (Switzerland) sees an effort go off target.
16:47
90'+ AKABA (in) comes off the bench to replace ABOUDI ONGUENE (out) (Cameroon)
16:47
90'+ ENGANAMOUIT (Cameroon) is yellow carded.
16:47
90'+ENGANAMOUIT (Cameroon) commits a foul.
16:46
90'+ENGANAMOUIT (Cameroon) is penalised after committing a foul.
16:46
90'BACHMANN (Switzerland) sees an effort go off target.
16:45
90'BERNAUER (Switzerland) commits a foul.
16:43
88'A. NGANI (Cameroon) commits a foul.

LYG - Player of the Match

Statistics

Ball possession
51
%
49

Attempts

15Attempts16
5On-Target4
8Off-Target8
2Blocked4

Disciplinary

13Fouls Committed15
1Yellow cards4
0Second yellow card and red card0
0Red Cards0

Attacking

6Corners5
2Offsides0
15Free kicks15
2Saves4

Line-ups

Switzerland
SwitzerlandSUI
Cameroon
CameroonCMR
(GK)Misses next match if booked
(GK)
(C)
57'
(C)
87'
90'+2
Misses next match if booked
80'
10
Misses next match if booked
11
14
65'
16
69'
SubstitutesSubstitutes
12
(GK)
(GK)
21
(GK)
(GK)
80'
57'
13
15
Misses next match if booked
14
18
18
90'+2
69'
87'
Misses next match if booked
65'
22
CoachCoach
Martina VOSS-TECKLENBURG (GER)Enow NGACHU (CMR)

Match Facts

Edmonton

Commonwealth Stadium

SSI Err

Weather

  • Partly Cloudy
  • 22° CTemperature
  • 13 m/sWind
  • 37 %Humidity

Officials

  • Referee: Claudia UMPIERREZ
    Uruguay
    UruguayURU
  • Assistant Referee 1: Luciana MASCARANA (URU)
  • Assistant Referee 2: Loreto TOLOZA (CHI)
  • Fourth official: Yeimy MARTINEZ (COL)

Groups

Group C
TeamsTeamsTeamsMPWDLGFGA+/-Pts
Japan
JPN
33004139
Cameroon
CMR
32019366
Switzerland
SUI
310211473
Ecuador
ECU
3003117-160

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