Hit-and-miss Matildas rue lost opportunities in defeat to Canada | Matildas

The Matildas failed to capitalise on multiple gilt-edged scoring opportunities in a 1-0 loss to Canada in a pulsating international friendly at Brisbane’s Suncorp Stadium.

Canada took a 1-0 lead into half-time thanks to a superb strike by Adriana Leon and three cracking saves by goalkeeper Kailen Sheridan when Matildas skipper Sam Kerr appeared certain to score.

The first half was an open affair with 11 shots on goal. The Matildas had seven of them. After the break it was end-to-end with Australia allowing Canada far too much latitude while in possession, an area of their game they will…

CLICK HERE TO READ MORE ON www.theguardian.com

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.

Latest posts