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Overview

Match summary

Japan comeback win eliminates USA

Holders Japan came from behind to defeat USA 3-2 at the Amman International Stadium in the last matchday in Group D to win the group and advance to the quarter-finals of the FIFA U-17 Women's World Cup Jordan 2016.

Match Highlights

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Quotes

"This match comes after two losses to the USA at this level and in preparing for this I simply wanted to make the players excited to go out there and really want to win the game and the title," Naoki Kusunose, Japan coach.

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The final whistle sounds.
The final whistle sounds.
90'+Japan has a shot blocked.
90'+Japan has a shot blocked.
90'+Japan try a shot on goal, but it is off-target.
90'+Japan try a shot on goal, but it is off-target.
90'+ SANCHEZ (USA) successfully converts the penalty!
90'+ SANCHEZ (USA) successfully converts the penalty!
90'+A player from USA is fouled inside the box by a player from Japan.
90'+A player from USA is fouled inside the box by a player from Japan.
89'The goalkeeper of USA pulls off a save.
89'The goalkeeper of USA pulls off a save.
89'A player from Japan sees her effort hit the target.
89'A player from Japan sees her effort hit the target.
89'Japan concede a free-kick following a challenge on a player from USA.
89'Japan concede a free-kick following a challenge on a player from USA.
88'The goalkeeper of USA pulls off a save.
88'The goalkeeper of USA pulls off a save.
88'A player from Japan sees her effort hit the target.
88'A player from Japan sees her effort hit the target.

LYG - Player of the Match

Forward

Statistics

Ball possession
66
%
34

Attempts

22Attempts10
9On-Target7
6Off-Target2
7Blocked1

Disciplinary

11Fouls Committed8
0Yellow cards0
0Second yellow card and red card0
0Red Cards0

Attacking

8Corners1
2Offsides3
11Free kicks13
5Saves6

Line-ups

Japan
JapanJPN
USA
USAUSA
(GK)
(GK)
2
63'
Misses next match if booked 62'
87'
Misses next match if booked
Misses next match if booked
9
10
(C)
(C)
17
78'
21
82'
18
69'
SubstitutesSubstitutes
12
(GK)
(GK)
(GK)
21
(GK)
Misses next match if booked 69'
82'
15
14
62'
16
15
87'
16
78'
19
Misses next match if booked
63'
CoachCoach
Naoki KUSUNOSE (JPN)B. J. SNOW (USA)

Match Facts

Amman

Amman International Stadium

  • Stadium nameAmman International Stadium
  • CityAmman
  • Year constructed1968
  • Overall capacity17619

Weather

  • Clear Night
  • 22° CTemperature
  • 21 m/sWind
  • 48 %Humidity

Officials

  • Referee: Yeimy MARTINEZ
    Colombia
    ColombiaCOL
  • Assistant Referee 1: Luzmila GONZALEZ (COL)
  • Assistant Referee 2: Liliana BEJARANO (BOL)
  • Fourth official: Sandra BRAZ (POR)

Groups

Group D
TeamsTeamsTeamsMPWDLGFGA+/-Pts
Japan
JPN
3300132119
Ghana
GHA
320136-36
USA
USA
31029633
Paraguay
PAR
3003112-110

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