Canada - Republic of Ireland | 2023 - FIFA Women's World Cup | 999948374

FIFA Women's World Cup Group B | Perth Rectangular Stadium, Perth, Australia
26 Jul 2023 13:00

Canada vs Republic of Ireland
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The second game in the 2023 FIFA Women's World Cup will see the Republic of Ireland come up against Canada in Perth.
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5th Feb 2023

It will be a flight to the west coast of Australia for Vera Pauw's squad for their second test in Group B - just six days after they will have played their opening game against Australia in Sydney.

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Perth Rectangular Stadium
City: Perth / Boorloo
Capacity: 20,100
Schedule: Group Stages games x5
Distance to Airport: 12km

A late goal for Canada confirmed a 2-1 victory over Ireland in the only meeting between the teams at women's senior level in what was an exciting Cyprus Cup encounter.

Ruesha Littlejohn scored for the Girls in Green before Diana Matheson and Sophie Schmidt got one apiece to swing it for a team who were ranked seventh in the world at the time.

Republic of Ireland: Emma Byrne; Meabh de Burca, Louise Quinn, Megan Campbell, Karen Duggan; Dora Gorman (Shannon Smyth), Ciara Grant, Ruesha Littlejohn (Denise O'Sullivan); Áine O’Gorman, Fiona O’Sullivan (Aileen Gilroy), Julie-Ann Russell (Diane Caldwell). 

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