The girls’s soccer event obtained beneath method at the Olympic Games in Japan immediately and there was loads of Arsenal involvement. A full round-up of immediately’s Arsenal associated motion.
Team GB 2 – 0 Chile (Sapporo)Ellen White scored twice in Team GB’s 2-0 win over Chile, with Gunners captain Kim Little taking part in the full 90 minutes in midfield and producing a stellar efficiency. Nikita Parris performed the last 22 minutes in its place and Leah Williamson was an unused sub. Arsenal defender Lotte Wubben-Moy was one in every of the 4 gamers to not make the match day squad.
The Kim Little masterclass continues pic.twitter.com/0mf4f1wIvw
— – A🦋 (@KimLittlefc) July 21, 2021
Japan 1 – 1 Canada (Sapporo)Mana Iwabuchi scored a late equaliser for hosts Japan in opposition to Canada in Saporro. Iwabuchi, who signed for Arsenal from Aston Villa this summer season, wore the coveted Japan quantity 10 shirt and rescued a degree for the residence aspect with a luxurious first-time end from outdoors of the penalty space. Japan play Team GB on Saturday.
What a participant Mana Iwabuchi will likely be for Arsenal pic.twitter.com/HYp05Gt88q
— BelindaEdits (@BelindaaEdits) July 21, 2021
Zambia 3 – 10 Netherlands (Rifu)Vivianne Miedema wanted solely 60 minutes on the area to assist herself to 4 targets in Netherlands’ opener in opposition to Zambia. Miedema had the hat-trick secured inside half-hour and left the area (with no harm) shortly after scoring her fourth on 59 minutes. It makes her the high scorer in the event after the first spherical of video games and it wouldn’t be shocking to see her end high of the scoring charts come the event’s finish. Former Gunner Jill Roord was additionally on the rating sheet on this one.
Miedema purpose, van de Donk help pic.twitter.com/9eJn9WGGHP
— Hedonist (@The_Hedonist_6) July 21, 2021
Australia 2 – 1 New Zealand (Chofu)Lydia Williams, Steph Catley and Caitlin Foord have been all starters for the Matildas as they opened their marketing campaign with a 2-1 win over New Zealand. First half targets from Tameka Yallop and Sam Kerr put them on their method to victory, although New Zealand grabbed a late comfort purpose. Catley and Williams performed the complete sport, Foord was substituted after 88 minutes.
On Saturday, Australia will play Sweden- who shocked world champions USA 3-0 immediately, Japan play Great Britain and Netherlands face Brazil.