Canada Soccer

2016-08-06 - Canada vs Zimbabwe

Canada, Women's Olympic Football Tournament
Project: [2016-08] Women’s Olympic Football Tournament

  • Canada


  • Zimbabwe


This Day in Football:

Canada won their second match 3:1 over Zimbabwe at the Rio 2016 Women’s Olympic Football Tournament. Canada scored three times in the first half, with goals by Janine Beckie (two) and Christine Sinclair. With six points after two matches, Canada had all but booked their spot in the Quarterfinals - a milestone that was confirmed three hours later after group opponents Germany and Australia drew 2:2. It marked the third successive Women's Olympic Football Tournament that Canada qualified for the Quarterfinals.
Location São Paulo, Brazil
Venue Arena Corinthians
Attendance 30295
Kickoff 15.00 local (14.00 ET / 11.00 PT)
Broadcast CBC, Radio Canada
Canada colours Red
Zimbabwe colours Yellow
Canada Player of the Match Sophie Schmidt


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