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Simon the history-maker as Matildas progress

Kyah Simon's goal ten minutes from time saw Australia through to the FIFA Women's World Cup quarter-finals, and secured a first knockout victory for the country at any senior World Cup, seeing off Brazil 1-0.

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Quotes

"It came down to a simple little thing: losing the ball in midfield. We had controlled the match, especially in the second half. But we weren’t capable of finding an equaliser after conceding the goal. We’re convinced that we had the right attitude," Vadao, Brazil coach.

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15:47
The final whistle sounds.
15:46
90'+FABIANA (Brazil) illegally handles the ball.
15:44
90'WILLIAMS (Australia) pulls off a save.
15:44
90'CRISTIANE (Brazil) sees her effort hit the target.
15:44
90'DE VANNA (Australia) is penalised after committing a foul.
15:43
89'FERNANDES (Brazil) illegally handles the ball.
15:40
85'KERR (Australia) is adjudged to be in an offside position.
15:38
83' FERNANDES (in) comes off the bench to replace TAMIRES (out) (Brazil)
15:37
83' BEATRIZ (in) comes off the bench to replace THAÌSA (out) (Brazil)
15:36
82'SIMON (Australia) concedes a free-kick following a challenge on RAFAELLE (Brazil).

LYG - Player of the Match

Statistics

Ball possession
52
%
48

Attempts

14Attempts9
6On-Target2
8Off-Target4
0Blocked3

Disciplinary

11Fouls Committed10
2Yellow cards0
0Second yellow card and red card0
0Red Cards0

Attacking

6Corners7
0Offsides3
13Free kicks11
1Saves6

Line-ups

Brazil
BrazilBRA
Australia
AustraliaAUS
(GK)
(GK)
83'
83'
(C)
10
(C)
13
72'
20
23
64'
SubstitutesSubstitutes
(GK)
(GK)
(GK)
21
(GK)
83'
15
12
17
15
Misses next match if booked 83'
16
17
64'
21
19
72'
22
CoachCoach
VADÃO (BRA)Alen STAJCIC (AUS)

Match Facts

Moncton

Moncton Stadium

SSI Err

Weather

  • Rain
  • 17° CTemperature
  • 15 m/sWind
  • 70 %Humidity

Officials

  • Referee: Teodora ALBON
    Romania
    RomaniaROU
  • Assistant Referee 1: Petruta IUGULESCU (ROU)
  • Assistant Referee 2: Maria SUKENIKOVA (SVK)
  • Fourth official: Therese NEGUEL (CMR)

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