Algarve Cup 2015 – Day Two, Group stage
Day two at the Algarve Cup in Portugal sees Sweden go head to head against Brazil in Group A.
It is round two of the group stage, today the reigning champions Germany will face China PR and hosts Portugal will take on world champions Japan. Germany’s opening match saw them take an early 2-0 lead against Sweden, but after 30 minutes of play, Sweden turned the game around and came back to win 4-2!
World champions Japan were defeated 2-1 in a very competitive opening match against Denmark, today they will play the hosts, Portugal.
Full-time: Japan 3-0 Portugal (Group C)
Goals: Yuri Kawamura 36′, Kumi Yokoyama 53′, Yuika Sugasawa 78′
Full-time: Germany 2-0 China PR (Group A)
Goals: Mittag 41′, Popp 77′
Full-time: Sweden 0-2 Brazil (Group A)
Marta 20′, Andressa Alves 68′ [pen]
Full-time: France 4-1 Denmark (Group C)
Goals: Le Sommer 1′, Abily 6′, Dali 13′, Lavogez 43′, Troelsgaard 76′
Full-time: USA 3-0 Switzerland (Group B)
Goals: Alex Morgan 55′, Amy Rodriguez 73′, Abby Wambach 81′
Full-time: Norway 1-0 Iceland (Group B)
Goal: Emilie Haavi 9′
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