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Simon double sinks Super Falcons

Australia beat Nigeria 2-0 courtesy of Kyah Simon’s brace, which gives the Matilda’s three valuable points in their quest to reach the Round of 16 at the FIFA Women’s World Cup.

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Quotes

 

"I congratulate the winners, Australia. We have to get back out and score goals. We must qualify. Nigeria must qualify to the next round. So we must get back to the form we had against Sweden," Edwin Okon, Nigeria coach.

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17:48
The final whistle sounds.
17:47
90'+OKOBI (Nigeria) illegally handles the ball.
17:46
90'+NWABUOKU (Nigeria) sees one of her shots blocked.
17:45
89'CATLEY (Australia) is penalised after committing a foul.
17:44
88'DIKE (Nigeria) sees an effort go off target.
17:43
87' HEYMAN (in) comes off the bench to replace SIMON (out) (Australia)
17:41
86'EBERE (Nigeria) commits a foul.
17:41
86'DIKE (Nigeria) swings in the corner.
17:40
84' DIKE (in) comes off the bench to replace OSHOALA (out) (Nigeria)
17:40
84'OSHOALA (Nigeria) sees an effort go off target.

LYG - Player of the Match

Statistics

Ball possession
51
%
49

Attempts

13Attempts12
5On-Target3
6Off-Target7
2Blocked2

Disciplinary

11Fouls Committed19
0Yellow cards2
0Second yellow card and red card0
0Red Cards0

Attacking

2Corners5
1Offsides0
19Free kicks12
2Saves3

Line-ups

Australia
AustraliaAUS
Nigeria
NigeriaNGA
(GK)
1
(GK)
52'
5
84'
54'
(C)
12
13
17
87'
(C)
19
62'
17
20
23
SubstitutesSubstitutes
(GK)
16
(GK)
21
(GK)
(GK)
54'
10
84'
12
13
62'
15
52'
15
18
16
22
20
23
87'
22
CoachCoach
Alen STAJCIC (AUS)Edwin OKON (NGA)

Match Facts

Winnipeg

Winnipeg Stadium

SSI Err

Weather

  • Sunny
  • 27° CTemperature
  • 22 m/sWind
  • 38 %Humidity

Officials

  • Referee: Stephanie FRAPPART
    France
    FranceFRA
  • Assistant Referee 1: Manuela NICOLOSI (FRA)
  • Assistant Referee 2: Yolanda PARGA (ESP)
  • Fourth official: Quetzalli ALVARADO (MEX)

Groups

Group D
TeamsTeamsTeamsMPWDLGFGA+/-Pts
USA
USA
32104137
Australia
AUS
31114404
Sweden
SWE
30304403
Nigeria
NGA
301236-31

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