England defeats Germany 1-0 in FIFA Women's World Cup 2015 third place playoff
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Tuesday, July 7, 2015
On Saturday,defeated two-time world champion by 1–0 in the in the , which was held in in , in , and won the bronze medal.
Germany had a greater possession of the ball against England in the match. Three English players werein the match with 30 fouls committed. Nobody scored in either half of the match. , , and of the English team were booked in the 77th, 83rd, and 90+2nd minutes respectively.
As the scores were 0–0 at the end of 90 minutes of game play, the match proceeded in. In the 108th minute, England won a penalty kick. netted the penalty which gave a lead to The three lionesses. The German team tried even in the dying moments but English goalkeeper denied the Germans to claim the bronze medal.
Match for third place
|4 July 2015|
14:00 ( )
Referee: Ri Hyang Ok (North Korea)
- "FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015™ - Matches - - - FIFA.com" — , July 4, 2015
- Alistair Magowan. "Women's World Cup: Germany Women 0-1 England Women" — , July 4, 2015
- "FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015™ - Matches - Germany-England - FIFA.com" — , July 4, 2015