Day one match Results Asian Women’s Cup 14th May 2014
Vietnam 3 – 1 Jordan
Nguyen Thi Muon 20′ (Vietnam)
Maysa Jbarah 35′ (Jordan)
Le Thu Thanh Huong 36′ 84′ (Vietnam)
Le Thu Thanh Huong’s scored two goals and a goal from Nguyen Thi Muon meant Vietnam got their AFC Women’s Asian Cup campaign off to a winning start as the hosts secured a 3-1 win over debutants Jordan at Thong Nhat Stadium on Wednesday. Nguyen Thi Muon opened the scoring from close range on the 20th minute only to see a superb individual effort from Jordan’s forward Maysa Jbarah draw the sides level on 35 minutes. Then two minutes later Le Thu Thanh Huong scored a header from a Tranh Thi Kim Hong corner. And with just seven minutes of the game left to play forward Le Thu Thanh Huong struck again to seal the victory for Vietnam.
Australia 2 – 2 Japan
Caitlin Foord 21′ (Australia)
Lisa De Vanna 64′ (Australia)
69′ (own goal)
Yuki Ogimi 83′ (Japan)
Caitlin Foord scored a superb individual effort in the 21st minute of the match to put Australia 1 – 0 up, then in the second half Lisa De Vanna put them 2 – 0 up in the 64th minute of the game, Japan pulled one goal back on the 69th Minute through a own goal and in the 83rd minute of the match Japan levelled the game 2 – 2 with a goal from Yuki Ogimi.
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