Thursday, 9 August 2012
Canadian Soccer Women win historic Bronze Medal with Matheson Goal
After an emotional semi-final match agains the US on Monday, there were some questions if the Canadian team would be able to move beyond that game and be a challenger to France. During last year's Worl Cup the French side send packing during the group stage by handing them a 4-0 defeat.
A relatively eventless first half, saw many failed passes and a cautious approach by both teams. The game certainly did not have the atmosphere of the semi-final match against the American neighbour. Neither team had many moves toward the goal and the half ended scoreless. Canada had an excellent chance in the 15th minute on a pass from Rhian Wilkinson to , which went over the net. Full story @allvoices