Women's World Cup 1995 (Sweden)


Qualifying

Sweden (hosts) qualified automatically.

Qualifiers Africa
Qualifiers Asia
Qualifiers Europe
Qualifiers North and Central America
Qualifiers Oceania
Qualifiers South America


Final Tournament


First Round

Group A
 5 Jun Karlstad     Germany      1-0 Japan     
                      [Silvia Neid 23]
 5 Jun Helsingborg  Sweden       0-1 Brazil 
                      [Roseli (De Belo) 37]
 7 Jun Helsingborg  Sweden       3-2 Germany
                      [Malin Andersson 65, 86, Pia Sundhage 80;
                       Bettina Wiegmann 9, Ursula Lohn 42]
 7 Jun Karlstad     Brazil       1-2 Japan 
                      [Pretinha (Gonçalves) 7; Akemi Noda 13, 45]
 9 Jun Västerås     Sweden       2-0 Japan
                      [Lena Videkull 66, Anneli Andelen 88]
 9 Jun Karlstad     Brazil       1-6 Germany
                      [Roseli (De Belo) 19; Birgit Prinz 5, Maren Meinert 22,
                       Bettina Wiegmann 42, Heidi Mohr 78, 89, Anouschka Bernhard 90]

 1.GERMANY     3  2  0  1  9- 4  6
 2.SWEDEN      3  2  0  1  5- 3  6
 3.JAPAN       3  1  0  2  2- 4  3
 4.Brazil      3  1  0  2  3- 8  3

Group B
 6 Jun Karlstad     Norway       8-0 Nigeria 
                      [Kristen Sandberg 30, 44, 82, Hege Riise 49, 
                       Ann Kristin Aarønes 60, 90, Linda Medalen 67, 
                       Tina Svensson 76]
 6 Jun Helsingborg  England      3-2 Canada    
                      [Gillian Coultard 51, 85, Marieanne Spacey 76;
                       Helen Stoumbos 87, Geraldine Donnelly 91+]
 8 Jun Karlstad     Norway       2-0 England   
                      [Tone Haugen 7, Hege Riise 37]
 8 Jun Helsingborg  Nigeria      3-3 Canada    
                      [Rita Nwadike 26, Patience Avre 60, Adaku Okoroafor 77;
                       Silvana Burtini 12, 55, Geraldine Donnelly 20]
10 Jun Gävle        Norway       7-0 Canada
                      [Ann Kristin Aarønes 4, 21, 93+, Hege Riise 12, 
                       Marianne Pettersen 71, 89, Randi Leinan 84]
10 Jun Karlstad     Nigeria      2-3 England 
                      [Adaku Okoroafor 13, Rita Nwadike 74; Karen Farley 10, 38,
                       Karen Walker 27]

 1.NORWAY      3  3  0  0 17- 0  9
 2.ENGLAND     3  2  0  1  6- 6  6
 3.Canada      3  0  1  2  5-13  1
 4.Nigeria     3  0  1  2  5-14  1

Group C
 6 Jun Gävle        USA          3-3 China  
                      [Tisha Venturini 22, Tiffeny Milbrett 34, Mia Hamm 51; 
                       Wang Liping 38, Wei Haiying 74, Sun Wen 79]   
 6 Jun Västerås     Denmark      5-0 Australia 
                      [Gitte Krogh 12, 48, Anne Nielsen 25, Helle Jensen 37,
                       Christina Hansen 86]
 8 Jun Gävle        USA          2-0 Denmark    
                      [Kristine Lilly 9, Tiffeny Milbrett 49]
 8 Jun Västerås     China        4-2 Australia 
                      [Zhou Yang 23, Shi Guihong 54, 78, Liu Ailing 93+;
                       Angela Iannotta 25, Sunni Hughes 89]
10 Jun Helsingborg  USA          4-1 Australia  
                      [Julie Foudy 69, Joy Fawcett 72, Carla Overbeck 92+, 
                       Debbie Keller 94+; Lisa Casagrande 54]
10 Jun Västerås     China        3-1 Denmark  
                      [Shi Guihong 21, Sun Wen 76, Wei Haiying 90;
                       Christina Bonde 44]

 1.USA         3  2  1  0  9- 4  7
 2.CHINA       3  2  1  0 10- 6  7
 3.DENMARK     3  1  0  2  6- 5  3
 4.Australia   3  0  0  3  3-13  0

Quarterfinals
13 Jun Gävle        USA          4-0 Japan
                      [Kristine Lilly 8, 42, Tiffeny Milbrett 45, Tisha Venturini 80]
13 Jun Karlstad     Norway       3-1 Denmark
                      [Gro Espeseth 21, Linda Medalen 64, Hege Riise 85;
                       Gitte Krogh 86]
13 Jun Västerås     Germany      3-0 England
                      [Martina Voss 41, Maren Meinert 55, Heidi Mohr 82]
13 Jun Helsingborg  Sweden       1-1 China          [aet, 3-4 pen]
                      [Ulrika Kalte 93+; Sun Qingmei 29]
                      [penalties:
                       Sun Wen 0-1, Malin Andersson 0-1 (save Gao Hong);
                       Xie Huilin 0-2, Lena Videkull 1-2; Chen Yufeng 1-3,
                       Anna Pohjanan 2-3; Shui Qingxia 2-4, Pia Sundhage 3-4;
                       Liu Ailing 3-4 (save Elisabeth Leidinge),
                       Annika Nessvold 3-4 (save Gao Hong)]

Semifinals

15 Jun Västerås     Norway       1-0 USA          
                      [Ann Kristin Aarønes 10]
                    NOR: Bente Nordby - Tina Svensson, Nina Nymark-Andersen,
                    Gro Espeseth, Merete Myklebust - Hege Riise, Tone Haugen
                    (Marianne Pettersen 69), Heidi Støre, Anne Nymark-Andersen -
                    Ann Kristin Aarønes, Linda Medalen
                    USA: Briana Scurry - Carla Overbeck, Joy Fawcett, Linda Hamilton 
                    - Tiffany Roberts (Tiffeny Milbrett 53), Julie Foudy, Tisha 
                    Venturini, Kristine Lilly - Mia Hamm, Carin Gabarra, Michele
                    Akers
                      yellow cards: T. Svensson 6, H. Støre 22
                      red card: H. Støre 76 (2nd yellow)

15 Jun Helsingborg  Germany      1-0 China       
                      [Bettina Wiegmann 88]
                    GER: Manuela Goller - Ursula Lohn, Anouschka Bernhard, Birgitt
                    Austermühl - Silvia Neid, Bettina Wiegmann, Martina Voss, Maren 
                    Meinert - Heidi Mohr, Dagmar Pohlmann, Birgit Prinz (Tina 
                    Wunderlich 83)
                    CHN: Gao Hong - Wen Lirong, Wang Liping, Zhou Yang, Fan Yunjie 
                    (Chen Yufeng 86) - Liu Ailing, Zhao Lihong, Sun Qingmei, Xie
                    Huilin - Sun Wen, Shi Guihong
                      yellow cards: Wen L. 52, Shi G. 65

Third Place Match
17 Jun Gävle        USA          2-0 China       
                      [Tisha Venturini 24, Mia Hamm 55]
                    USA: Briana Scurry - Carla Overbeck, Linda Hamilton (Tiffany 
                    Roberts 54), Thori Staples, Joy Fawcett - Tisha Venturini,
                    Julie Foudy, Kristine Lilly - Mia Hamm, Tiffeny Milbrett
                    (Debbie Keller 68), Carin Gabarra (Sarah Rafanelli 80)
                    CHN: Gao Hong - Fan Yunjie, Wen Lirong, Niu Lijie - Xie Huilin,
                    Wang Liping, Liu Ailing, Zhao Lihong, Sun Qingmei, Chen Yufeng -
                    Sun Wen (Wei Haiying 59)
                      yellow card: Xie H. 45

Final
18 Jun Stockholm    Norway       2-0 Germany     
                      [Hege Riise 37, Marianne Pettersen 40]
                    NOR: Bente Nordby - Tina Svensson, Nina Nymark-Andersen, Gro
                    Espeseth, Merete Myklebust - Marianne Pettersen, Hege Riise, 
                    Tone Haugen, Anne Nymark-Andersen, Ann Kristin Aarønes - Linda 
                    Medalen
                    GER: Manuela Goller - Ursula Lohn, Birgitt Austermühl, Anouschka
                    Bernhard - Silvia Neid, Bettina Wiegmann, Martina Voss, Maren
                    Meinert (Sandra Smisek 86) - Heidi Mohr, Dagmar Pohlmann (Pia 
                    Wunderlich 75), Birgit Prinz (Patricia Brocker 42)
                      yellow cards: A. Nymark-Andersen 22, L. Medalen 58, 
                                    A.K. Aarønes 70; A. Bernhard 2


Topscorer:
Ann Kristin Aarønes  (Nor)  6 goals

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