SA's Women's World Cup Power Rankings: Matchday 1

1. (1) USA. A record seven different players scored against Thailand.
2. (2) France. After Korea win, remaining 6,000 tickets for Norway game sold in a day.
3. (3) Germany. Injury bug (broken toe) hits Dzsenifer Marozsan for third straight WWC.
4. (5) England. Phil Neville labeled Nikita Parris as "world class" after Scotland win.
5. (4) Netherlands. Five-thousand orange-clad fans invaded Le Havre on Tuesday.
6. (-) Italy. Goal-scoring hero Barbara Bonansea dubbed "the Barbie bomber."
7. (7) Canada. Only one goal allowed in nine games since start of the year.
8. (9) Sweden. Chile match was scoreless after 72 minutes when rains forced stoppage.
9. (10) Spain. La Roja rallied to beat South Africa, 3-1, for first WWC victory.
10. (-) Norway. Big win over Nigeria takes pressure off ahead of France match.
Note: In parentheses is pre-tournament ranking



1 comment about "SA's Women's World Cup Power Rankings: Matchday 1".
  1. Bob Ashpole, June 12, 2019 at 11:33 p.m.

    I remember Spain because they played exceptionally good soccer. They have a promising future.

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