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Match summary

Four-star Norway outlast brave Thais

Norway began their 2015 FIFA Women’s World Cup campaign in confident fashion with a 4-0 win over debutants Thailand in Ottawa.

Match Highlights

Quotes

"The first game of the tournament is always nerve-wracking. We are happy to have three points, but we have to improve aspects of our play against other teams. We're ready for the game against Germany on Thursday," Even Pellerud, Norway coach.

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14:50
The final whistle sounds.
14:50
90'+HJELMSETH (Norway) pulls off a save.
14:50
90'+P.KHUEANPET (Thailand) sees her effort hit the target.
14:49
90'+O.SRIMANEE (Thailand) swings in the corner.
14:48
90'+MYKJÅLAND (Norway) sees an effort go off target.
14:46
90'+S.INTAMEE (Thailand) sees an effort go off target.
14:45
90'O.SRIMANEE (Thailand) rattles the crossbar.
14:45
90' T.CHAWONG (in) comes off the bench to replace A.MAIJARERN (out) (Thailand)
14:39
84'W.BOONSING (Thailand) pulls off a save.
14:39
84'HAAVI (Norway) sees her effort hit the target.

LYG - Player of the Match

Forward

Statistics

Ball possession
65
%
35

Attempts

25Attempts7
9On-Target3
9Off-Target4
7Blocked0

Disciplinary

6Fouls Committed6
0Yellow cards2
0Second yellow card and red card0
0Red Cards0

Attacking

5Corners3
2Offsides1
7Free kicks8
2Saves5

Line-ups

Norway
NorwayNOR
Thailand
ThailandTHA
(GK)
(GK)
(C)
(C) 63'
69'
59'
46' HT
13
19
90'
SubstitutesSubstitutes
(GK)
(GK)
(GK)
(GK)
46' HT
59'
90'
63'
20
69'
22
CoachCoach
Even PELLERUD (NOR)Nuengrutai SRATHONGVIAN (THA)

Match Facts

Ottawa

Lansdowne Stadium

SSI Err

Weather

  • Cloudy
  • 18° CTemperature
  • 18 m/sWind
  • 43 %Humidity

Officials

  • Referee: Anna-Marie KEIGHLEY
    New Zealand
    New ZealandNZL
  • Assistant Referee 1: Sarah JONES (NZL)
  • Assistant Referee 2: Lata KAUMATULE (TGA)
  • Fourth official: Lidya Tafesse ABEBE (ETH)

Groups

Group B
TeamsTeamsTeamsMPWDLGFGA+/-Pts
Germany
GER
3210151147
Norway
NOR
32108267
Thailand
THA
3102310-73
Côte d'Ivoire
CIV
3003316-130

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