Australia on the high of women’s world cup, defeats Thailand

Australia now leads Group B of the FIFA Women’s World Cup after players Emily van Egmond and Sam Kerr scored two targets towards Thailand, beating Thailand 2-1. Thailand nonetheless made it to the quarter-finals as a third-place team, along with Vietnam. Up subsequent, Thailand will play towards Japan in the quarter-finals on Sunday. Thailand began the cup this Monday, dropping its first game in opposition to the Philippines. Thailand then beat Indonesia 4-0, additionally on Monday.
Thailand’s game against Japan will start at 3pm on Sunday. Sneak peek is at the prime of Group C after a 1-1 draw with South Korea, who’re second in Group C. The Thai team is confident about their place within the cup this yr, even though it’s still enhancing on some errors, said coach Miyo Okamoto. After the staff misplaced to the Philippines, Miyo mentioned players must work more on their offensive expertise, and not simply preserving the ball on their aspect. The players have labored on their expertise by learning the Philippines team’s ways, she stated. The team hopes that player Chaba Kaew will help it qualify for the 2023 Fifa Women’s World Cup.
The top-five teams and co-host Australia will characterize Asia on the 2023 World Cup. Two sides from the Women’s Asian Cup will compete in the 10-team playoff match which offers three more spots in the finals.
Even though Thailand misplaced in opposition to the Philippines and Australia, its expertise are noticeably forward of Indonesia’s. The Indonesian coach mentioned the Thai gamers have been forward of his in their health levels, and in addition control and determination making. The coach told the Bangkok Post, “Thailand has the experience of playing within the Fifa World Cup however we’ve one other two matches to play and we wish to make an impact. Our gamers, particularly the youthful ones, need to attempt to control the game.”
This year’s cup is hosted in Mumbai, India.
Sources: Bangkok Post | Bangkok Post | Google Women’s Football

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