Preparatory game: Brazil beat Australia in Sydney

Preparatory game: Brazil beat Australia in Sydney

The Brazil team has suffered a setback to the hosts at the Combank Stadium. Canarinho returns to the field next Tuesday (26)

Preliminary games for the main women’s team: Brazil x Australia – 10/23/2021
Credit: Thais Magalhos/CBF

In a preliminary game played in Sydney this Saturday (23), selection of women Australia defeated 3–1 at Combank Stadium. Canarinho’s goal was scored by striker Adriana. Pia Sundage’s coach will return to the field again at the same stadium on Tuesday (23) against Australia at 6:05 am (GMT).

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Pretty balanced in the first half in Sydney. In a well-studied duel and with few chances, Australia managed to take the advantage in a set-piece in the opening stage.

Early at nine o’clock, Yelop came face-to-face with Leticia. But the Brazilian goalkeeper made a brilliant save. As a result, Shirt 22 had to be serviced after a head injury.

Later, Ana Vittoria fouled Fowler. On kick, 37, Catley sent field, Sam Kerr corrected it and Polinghorn appeared in short field to complete the net.

Preparatory games for the main women's team: Brazil x Australia - 23/10/2021Preliminary games for the main women’s team: Brazil x Australia – 10/23/2021
Credit: Thais Magalhos/CBF

Going back to the second leg, at three o’clock, Adriana got it to the left, attacked the field and kicked. But goalkeeper Williams managed to avoid a draw for Canarinho. Only, at the 20 mark, after the throw-in. Van Egmund skillfully threw the ball to Fowler, who only managed to dodge his head in goal.

But the national team was not disappointed. Two minutes later, Adriana received a fine ball from the front, which was passed by Pollinghorn and Kennedy and finished beautifully to score Brazil’s first goal.

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Then, in the 34th minute, Australia scored another goal: Sam Kerr played for Catley on the left. Van Egmond crosses the shirt 7 low to end up in the net. Brazil still pressed for goals until the end, but the opponent’s defense blocked the green and yellow attack.

Preparatory games for the main women's team: Brazil x Australia - 23/10/2021Preliminary games for the main women’s team: Brazil x Australia – 10/23/2021
Credit: Thais Magalhos/CBF

Brazil: Leticia, Antunia, Erica (Tanara), Bruninha, Tamires (Katrin), Ana Vittoria (Debinha), Andressa Alves, Caroline (Marta), Arya Borges, Ludmila (Geisse) and Gio

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