Canada w17 faces Colombia at Azerbaijan
Posted on 24 September 2012 in FIFA U-17 Women's World Cup
Canada will face group leader Colombia this Tuesday 25 September at the FIFA U-17 Women's World Cup Azerbaijan 2012. The match at Shafa Stadium will kick off at 14.00 local with a live broadcast on CBCSports.ca (05.00 ET / 02.00 PT).
On 22 September, Canada opened the group with a 1:1 draw against Nigeria before Colombia won its match over host Azerbaijan. Also coming up on 25 September, Nigeria will face the host Azerbaijan at Lankaran Stadium in Lankaran, Azerbaijan. That second group match of the day kicks off at 17.00 local (08.00 ET / 05.00 PT).
The 16-team FIFA U-17 Women's World Cup Azerbaijan 2012 runs 22 September to 13 October, with group matches played from 22-30 September. This year's tournament features players born 1995 or later. This marks the third edition of the biennial tournament.
Canada's lineup features goalkeepers Maryse Bard-Martel, Taylor Bucklin and Kailen Sheridan, defenders Lindsay Agnew, Kadeisha Buchanan, Madeline Iozzi, Nicole Loncar, Victoria Pickett, Rebecca Pongetti, Aman Shergill and Larisa Staub, and midfielders/forwards Summer Clarke, Jasmin Dhanda, Ashley Lawrence, Jordyn Listro, Elissa Neff, Amandine Pierre-Louis, Emily Pietrangelo, Nichelle Prince, Rebecca Quinn and Valérie Sanderson.