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Japan 2-1 Cameroon – Group C – Live Text

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Japan 2-1 Cameroon





FULL TIME Japan 2-1 Cameroon

Japan win to become the first team to qualify for the Last 16.

90+2 mins – CLOSE

Nchout’s cross picks out Enganamouit whose header looks like its going in but it just goes wide of the left post.

Cameroon football-390 mins – GOAL Japan 2-1 CAMEROON ( Aiaraa Nchout)

A wonderful ball from Enganamouit sends Nchout through, and she scores with a calm finish with the ball brushing the inside of the left post.

89 mins

Ejanjue’s bouncing ball looks like it finds Enganamouit in a great position, but she almost ducks under the ball.

85 mins – Japan Sub

Kaminore replaces Sugasawa.

84 mins

Another Cameroon corner. Zouga’s ball flashes across the box

83 mins

Ejangue’s corner causes mayhem, but Japan eventually clear.

83 mins

Zouga shoots from distance again, but this time it forces the keeper into a great save to tip it wide.

Cameroon72 mins – Cameroon Substitute

Augustine Ejangue replaces Onguene

71 mins

Cameroon have free-kick on the right. Zouga’s ball finds Nchout who has two shots blocked, Enganamouit has a shot blocked in the scramble before the ball falls to Onguene but she blasts wide of the near post.

67 mins

Kinga’s deep cross finds Sawa at the far post, but she heads wide.

Japan64 mins – Japan Substitute

Homare Sawa replaces Sakaguchi.

62 mins

Nchout sets up Zouga but once again from long distance she shoots over.

Cameroon62 mins – Cameroon Substitute

Aiara Nchout replaces Ngono Mani

60 mins

Zouga shoots from 25 yards, but her shot was always going over.

58 mins

A lovely move from Japan, but Ohon’s cross was cleared.

Japan55 mins – Japan Substitute

Shinobu Ohno replaces Nahomi Kawasumi

51 mins

Ngoni Mani is played in the box, but Iwashimizu makes a great tackle to concede the corner, which Cameroon waste. Cameroon are on top in the second half.


Japan gets the second half underway.

CameroonHALF-TIME SUB – Cameroon

Francine Zouga replaces the booked Ngo Mbeleck.

HALF-TIME Japan 2-0 Cameroon

Japan started well, but Cameroon are unlucky not to have got a goal back. Japan have had 2 shots on target, both scored. Cameroon, 8 overall but only 2 on target.

44 mins

Cameroon have a free-kick, on the right near the box. Ngo Mbeleck’s ball is cleared but Cameroon work it to Manie, but she can’t get either power or direction on her shot.

Cameroon yellow43 mins – YELLOW CARD

Ngo Mbeleck is booked.

Cameroon41 mins – WHAT A MISS

Wonderful play from Enganamouit as she somehow beats three Japanese defenders, and pulls the goal back to Ngono Mani who shoots wide of the right post.

34 mins – OFFSIDE

Japan have a free-kick easily caught by Ngo Ndom. Cameroon launch a counter and Enganamouit plays Ngono Mani down the left, but she is ruled offside. Replays show this was a wrong decision.

28 mins

Gabrielle Onguene breaks into the box with a lovely run, but she mishits her left-footed shot and it nearly curls out for a throw-in. Then seconds later the ball is played to Enganamouit whose ambitious shot goes over.

27 mins

Japan have a free-kick on the left, and Miyama’s delivery is punched clear by Ngo Ndom.

25 mins

Wonderful determined play from Enganamouit down the right sees her win a corner. Ngo Mbeleck launches the corner, but Kaihori claims.

22 mins 

Miyama launches a free-kick into the box but Cameroon clears. The a lovely long ball finds Enganamouit in the box, but her shot from a narrow angle is saved well by Kaihori.

19 mins

A long ball is played up to Enganamouit, but great defending from Kumagai draws the foul from Cameroon’s danger player.

Japan football-317 mins – GOAL JAPAN 2-0 Cameroon (Yuika Sugasawa)

Japan work a corner short, but play it back to the taker Miyama and launches a high inswinging cross towards the far post. The ball loops over the keeper and Sugasawa is there to head the ball back across into the net. Great goal.

14 mins

Good break from Cameroon but Ngono Mani’s cross can’t find Enganamouit

8 mins

Sameshima’s powerful cross is well caught by Ngo Ndom. Good keeping.

7 mins – CLOSE

Cameroon nearly get an immediate equaliser as the ball falls to Feudjio, but her powerful 30-yard shot was always just curling wide.

Japan football-36 mins GOAL JAPAN 1-0 Cameroon (Aya Sameshima)

The World Champions take the lead. Kawasumi’s cross across the box is left by Ogimi allowed the unmarked Sameshima to score at the far post.

3 mins

Japan have a corner. Miyama’s ball is cleared out to Utsugi, whose shot is blocked.


The Group C tie begins.

Japan02:55 – Japan Team

Kaihori, Kinga, Iwashimizu, Kumagai, Utsugi, Kawasumi, Sakaguchi, Miyam, Sameshime, Ogimi, Sugasawa.

Cameroon02:55 Cameroon Team

Ngo Ndom, Meffometou Tcheno, Bou Ndjouh, Manie, Leuko, Feudjio, Yango, Onguene, Ngo Mbeleck, Enganamouit, Ngono Mani


Welcome to my live-text coverage of Japan vs Cameroon


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This entry was posted on June 13, 2015 by in 2015 FIFA Women's World Cup, Group C, Internationals and tagged , .
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