Plzeň City Stadium - Plzen 05/05/2017 - 11:00CET (11:00 local timelocal)

Final tournament - Group stage - Group B

Republic of Ireland - Norway
0-1
 

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Nygård heads Norway to Ireland success

Published: Friday 5 May 2017, 12.40CET
Republic of Ireland 0-1 Norway
Rikke Bogetveit Nygård's header in the dying minutes handed the Irish a second defeat, and gave her side hope of a top-two finish in Group B. 
by Tomáš Čunčík
from Plzeň City Stadium
Nygård heads Norway to Ireland success
Action from Norway's win ©Sportsfile

Match statistics

Republic of Ireland
Norway

0

Goals scored

1

7

Total attempts

24

4

on target

8

1

off target

11

2

blocked

5

0

against woodwork

1

3

Corners

11

2

Offsides

2

1

Yellow cards

0

0

Red Cards

0

8

Fouls committed

12

12

Fouls suffered

8

Lineups

Republic of Ireland

Republic of Ireland

Norway

Norway

1Turner (GK)1Sneve (GK)
3Grier2Bjørneboe
5Doyle4Sunde
6Toland
51
6Nygård (C)
77
7Spillane
37
8Bjelde
8Ruddy (C)9Olsen
9McEvoy11Birkeli
10Mackey13Haugland
65
11Payne16Tvedten
12Fahey
62
17Terland
31
18Ziu18Griffin
41

Substitutes

16Kelly (GK)12Rage (GK)
2O'Mahony
37
72
3Eide Arnesen
4McGovern5Aarskog
65
13Warner7Tennebø
31
14Casey
62
10Sørum
41
15McManus
72
14Bølviken
17Atkinson15Holmen

Coaches

David Bell (ENG)
Børje Sørensen (NOR)

Referee

Meliz Özçiğdem (TUR)

Press kits

Standings

Last updated: 09/05/2017 11:12 CET
  
Published: Friday 5 May 2017, 12.40CET

Nygård heads Norway to Ireland success

Republic of Ireland 0-1 Norway
Rikke Bogetveit Nygård's header in the dying minutes handed the Irish a second defeat, and gave her side hope of a top-two finish in Group B. 

  • Rikke Bogetveit Nygård heads late Norway winner from Olaug Tvedten's well-taken corner
  • First Group B win for Norway; second defeat for Ireland
  • Irish eliminated by Netherlands' win against England in late game
  • Ine Agnethe Aarskog hit the woodwork following another corner a minute earlier
  • Set-pieces a struggle for Irish; Malin Skulstad Sunde goes close after 51st-minute free-kick
  • Best Irish chance came early in second half, Megan Mackey connecting with Tyler Toland's corner
  • Healthy crowd of 4,273 in attendance – fans from both countries and local schoolchildren
  • Monday in Group B: England v Norway, Netherlands v Ireland (both 14:00CET)

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Last updated: 08/05/17 19.59CET

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