Group stage concludes with celebrations and tears

Group stage concludes with celebrations and tears
© Getty Images

© Getty Images

The final four group stage matches of the FIFA Women’s World Cup Canada 2015™ came to a close on Wednesday as Groups E and F were finalised and the remaining spots in the Round of 16 were determined.

There were few surprises in store for the six teams still vying to secure a spot in the knockout stages (Brazil and Colombia has already sealed passage), though a flurry of fine French goals delighted the fans in Ottawa, England entertained the Montreal crowd, Korea Republic stunned Spain with a late fight back and Brazil took down Las Ticas in a tight contest.

Group E
Costa Rica 0-1 Brazil
Korea Republic 2-1 Spain

Group F
Mexico 0-5 France
England 2-1 Colombia

Article:Madoda Ntuli

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.