Canada defeats Brazil and is with the women's football bronze

The Brazil finished the tournament in fourth place.
19/08/2016 14h30 - Updated 19/08/2016 14h30
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Canada won this afternoon (19) the bronze medal of women's football in the Olympics Rio 2016, defeating the Brazilian team. Thereby, the Brazil finished the tournament in fourth place.

The Canadians scored the first goal still in the middle of the first half. The defender Lawrence surpassed the Brazilian defense to take the ball into the area, giving the pass that was finished off by Rose.

The Canadian striker was also instrumental in play when the team scored the second goal, leaving the Brazilian defense back again and making room for Sinclair mark, at the beginning of the second half.

The first Brazilian goal only came to 34 minutes of the second half, when Beatriz dominated a side ball and finished with an accurate shot.

The change on the scoreboard cheered the crowd, that vibrated with extra energy and brought the selection to a more aggressive game. The effort, However, It was not enough for Brazilian virassem the game. Despite the defeat, the end of the match, the audience applauded the effort of selection.

Source: Agency Brazil

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