Norway come good against understaffed France

France 0-1 Norway
A straight red card for France's Hawa Cissoko and Katrine Jørgensen's 36th-minute finish did the damage in a nervy Group A opener.

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  • France's Hawa Cissoko dismissed for professional foul on Siw Døvle after 22 minutes
  • Katrine Jørgensen heads Nora Lie corner into the bottom corner on 36 minutes
  • Vilde Fjelldal's header from Tuva Hansen's cross goes just wide after the break
  • Delphine Cascarino free-kick and Théa Greboval set piece are France's best chances
  • France are three-time winners; Norway have finished runners-up a record four times
  • Next Group A matches on Friday: Netherlands v Norway, Slovakia v France
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