2003 FIFA Women's World Cup knockout stage

The knockout stage of the 2003 FIFA Women's World Cup was the second and final stage of the 2003 FIFA Women's World Cup in the United States. It began on 1 October 2003 and ended with the final at the Home Depot Center, Carson, California on 12 October 2003. Germany, China, Norway, Brazil, Canada, Russia, Sweden, and defending champions United States. Canada, Germany, Sweden and the United States made it to the semi-finals. Sweden beat Canada 2–1 to reach the final, while Germany overcame the host country 3–0. The United States beat its neighbors for third place, and Germany beat Sweden 2–1 in the final in extra time.[1]

This was the last World Cup to use the golden goal rule; it would be abolished in 2005 as the extra time play was restored.

All times listed below are in American time (EDT/UTC−4, PDT/UTC–7).

Qualified teamsEdit

Group Winners Runners-up
A   United States   Sweden
B   Brazil   Norway
C   Germany   Canada
D   China PR   Russia

BracketEdit

 
Quarter-finalsSemi-finalsFinal
 
          
 
1 October – Foxborough
 
 
  United States1
 
5 October – Portland
 
  Norway0
 
  United States0
 
2 October – Portland
 
  Germany3
 
  Germany7
 
12 October – Carson
 
  Russia1
 
  Germany (g.g.)2
 
1 October – Foxborough
 
  Sweden1
 
  Brazil1
 
5 October – Portland
 
  Sweden2
 
  Sweden2
 
2 October – Portland
 
  Canada1 Third place play-off
 
  China PR0
 
11 October – Carson
 
  Canada1
 
  United States3
 
 
  Canada1
 

Quarter-finalsEdit

Brazil vs SwedenEdit

Brazil  1–2  Sweden
Report
GK 1 Andréia
DF 3 Juliana (c)   52'
DF 4 Tânia
MF 5 Renata Costa
MF 18 Daniela   37'
MF 16 Maycon
MF 17 Kátia
FW 14 Rosana
FW 2 Simone   58'
FW 7 Formiga   81'
FW 10 Marta
Substitutions:
FW 11 Cristiane   58'
FW 9 Kelly   81'
Manager:
Paulo Gonçalves
GK 12 Sofia Lundgren   43'
DF 4 Hanna Marklund
DF 2 Karolina Westberg
DF 3 Jane Törnqvist
DF 7 Sara Larsson   90'
DF 18 Frida Östberg
MF 9 Malin Andersson   72'
MF 6 Malin Moström (c)
MF 17 Anna Sjöström   15'
FW 10 Hanna Ljungberg
FW 11 Victoria Svensson
Substitutes:
MF 15 Therese Sjögran   72'
DF 19 Sara Call   90'
Manager:
Marika Domanski-Lyfors

Player of the Match:
  Malin Moström (Sweden)[3]

Assistant referees:
  Liu Hsiu-mei (Chinese Taipei)
  Hisae Yoshizawa (Japan)
Fourth official:
  Tammy Ogston (Australia)

United States vs NorwayEdit

United States  1–0  Norway
Report
GK 1 Briana Scurry
DF 3 Christie Rampone
DF 14 Joy Fawcett
DF 4 Cat Whitehill
DF 15 Kate Markgraf
MF 13 Kristine Lilly
MF 7 Shannon Boxx
MF 11 Julie Foudy (c)   81'
FW 12 Cindy Parlow   72'
FW 9 Mia Hamm
FW 20 Abby Wambach
Substitutions:
FW 16 Tiffeny Milbrett   72'
DF 2 Kylie Bivens   81'
Manager:
April Heinrichs
GK 1 Bente Nordby   66'
DF 2 Brit Sandaune
DF 3 Ane Stangeland Horpestad
DF 4 Monica Knudsen
DF 7 Trine Rønning   24'
DF 14 Dagny Mellgren (c)
DF 15 Marit Fiane Christensen   77'
MF 10 Unni Lehn    80'   84'
MF 8 Solveig Gulbrandsen
MF 20 Lise Klaveness   75'
FW 11 Marianne Pettersen
Substitutions:
FW 9 Anita Rapp   24'
FW 17 Linda Ørmen   77'
MF 6 Hege Riise   86'    84'
Manager:
Åge Steen

Player of the Match:
  Bente Nordby (Norway)[4]

Assistant referees:
  Elke Lüthi (Switzerland)
  Nelly Viennot (France)
Fourth official:
  Tammy Ogston (Australia)

Germany vs RussiaEdit

Germany  7–1  Russia
Report
Attendance: 20,012[2]
GK 1 Silke Rottenberg
DF 2 Kerstin Stegemann
DF 13 Sandra Minnert
DF 19 Stefanie Gottschlich
DF 17 Ariane Hingst
MF 10 Bettina Wiegmann (c)   66'
MF 18 Kerstin Garefrekes
MF 6 Renate Lingor   82'
FW 14 Maren Meinert
FW 11 Martina Müller   57'
FW 9 Birgit Prinz
Substitutions:
MF 7 Pia Wunderlich    66'    57'
DF 4 Nia Künzer   66'
MF 16 Viola Odebrecht   82'
Manager:
Tina Theune-Meyer
GK 12 Alla Volkova
DF 2 Tatiana Zaytseva
DF 3 Marina Burakova (c)
DF 4 Marina Saenko
DF 5 Vera Stroukova
MF 6 Galina Komarova
MF 7 Tatiana Egorova   75'
MF 15 Tatyana Skotnikova
MF 8 Alexandra Svetlitskaya    34'
FW 10 Natalia Barbashina
FW 11 Olga Letyushova   46'
Substitutions:
MF 19 Elena Denchtchik   34'
FW 17 Elena Danilova   46'
DF 16 Marina Kolomiets   75'
Manager:
Yuri Bistritskiy

Player of the Match:
  Birgit Prinz (Germany)[5]

Assistant referees:
  Choi Soo-Jin (South Korea)
  Irina Mirt (Romania)
Fourth official:
  Katriina Elovirta (Finland)

China PR vs CanadaEdit

China PR  0–1  Canada
Report
Attendance: 20,012[2]
GK 1 Han Wenxia
DF 3 Li Jie
DF 5 Fan Yunjie
DF 20 Wang Liping
DF 16 Liu Yali   82'
MF 11 Pu Wei
MF 6 Zhao Lihong   58'
MF 10 Liu Ying   65'
FW 14 Bi Yan
FW 7 Bai Jie
FW 9 Sun Wen (c)
Substitutions:
MF 15 Ren Liping   58'
MF 8 Zhang Ouying   65'
FW 13 Teng Wei    90+2'    82'
Manager:
Ma Liangxing
GK 20 Taryn Swiatek
DF 6 Sharolta Nonen
DF 18 Tanya Dennis
DF 7 Isabelle Morneau   14'
MF 5 Andrea Neil   53'
MF 16 Brittany Timko
MF 13 Diana Matheson
MF 15 Kara Lang    42'    90'
MF 2 Christine Latham   73'
FW 10 Charmaine Hooper (c   76'
FW 12 Christine Sinclair
Substitutions:
FW 17 Silvana Burtini   12'
MF 9 Rhian Wilkinson   73'
MF 8 Kristina Kiss   90'
Manager:
  Even Pellerud

Player of the Match:
  Charmaine Hooper (Canada)[6]

Assistant referees:
  Karalee Sutton (United States)
  Sharon Wheeler (United States)
Fourth official:
  Katriina Elovirta (Finland)

Semi-finalsEdit

United States vs GermanyEdit

United States  0–3  Germany
Report
Attendance: 27,623[2]
GK 1 Briana Scurry
DF 2 Kylie Bivens   70'
DF 14 Joy Fawcett
DF 4 Cat Whitehill
DF 15 Kate Markgraf
MF 13 Kristine Lilly
MF 7 Shannon Boxx
MF 11 Julie Foudy (c)
FW 12 Cindy Parlow   52'
FW 9 Mia Hamm
FW 20 Abby Wambach
Substitutions:
MF 10 Aly Wagner   52'
FW 16 Tiffeny Milbrett   70'
Manager:
April Heinrichs
GK 1 Silke Rottenberg
DF 2 Kerstin Stegemann
DF 13 Sandra Minnert
DF 19 Stefanie Gottschlich
DF 17 Ariane Hingst
MF 10 Bettina Wiegmann (c)
MF 18 Kerstin Garefrekes
MF 6 Renate Lingor
MF 7 Pia Wunderlich
FW 14 Maren Meinert
FW 9 Birgit Prinz
Manager:
Tina Theune-Meyer

Player of the Match:
  Silke Rottenberg (Germany)[7]

Assistant referees:
  Denise Robinson (Canada)
  Lynda Bramble (Trinidad and Tobago)
Fourth official:
  Cristina Ionescu (Romania)

Sweden vs CanadaEdit

Sweden  2–1  Canada
Report
Attendance: 27,623[2]
GK 1 Caroline Jönsson
DF 4 Hanna Marklund
DF 2 Karolina Westberg
DF 3 Jane Törnqvist   64'
DF 5 Kristin Bengtsson   75'
DF 18 Frida Östberg
MF 9 Malin Andersson (c)   70'
MF 6 Malin Moström
MF 17 Anna Sjöström   70'
FW 10 Hanna Ljungberg
FW 11 Victoria Svensson
Substitutes:
FW 20 Josefine Öqvist   70'
MF 15 Therese Sjögran   70'
MF 13 Sara Johansson   75'
Manager:
Marika Domanski-Lyfors
GK 20 Taryn Swiatek
DF 6 Sharolta Nonen
DF 18 Tanya Dennis
MF 5 Andrea Neil
MF 16 Brittany Timko
MF 13 Diana Matheson
MF 15 Kara Lang
MF 2 Christine Latham   74'
FW 17 Silvana Burtini   55'
FW 10 Charmaine Hooper (c)
FW 12 Christine Sinclair
Substitutions:
MF 8 Kristina Kiss   55'
MF 9 Rhian Wilkinson   74'
Manager:
  Even Pellerud

Player of the Match:
  Victoria Svensson (Sweden)[8]

Assistant referees:
  Emilia Parviainen (Finland)
  Andi Regan (Northern Ireland)
Fourth official:
  Tammy Ogston (Australia)

Third place play-offEdit

 
The third place game.
United States  3–1  Canada
Report
Attendance: 25,253[2]
GK 1 Briana Scurry
DF 3 Christie Rampone
DF 14 Joy Fawcett
DF 4 Cat Whitehill
DF 15 Kate Markgraf   84'
MF 13 Kristine Lilly
MF 7 Shannon Boxx
MF 11 Julie Foudy (c)   78'
FW 12 Cindy Parlow   43'
FW 9 Mia Hamm
FW 20 Abby Wambach
Substitutions:
FW 16 Tiffeny Milbrett   43'
DF 2 Kylie Bivens   78'
FW 8 Shannon MacMillan    84'
Manager:
April Heinrichs
GK 20 Taryn Swiatek
DF 6 Sharolta Nonen
MF 8 Kristina Kiss
DF 4 Sasha Andrews   84'
MF 5 Andrea Neil   90'
MF 16 Brittany Timko
MF 13 Diana Matheson
MF 15 Kara Lang   65'    89'
MF 2 Christine Latham
FW 10 Charmaine Hooper (c   76'
FW 12 Christine Sinclair
Substitutions:
DF 7 Isabelle Morneau   84'
MF 9 Rhian Wilkinson   89'
MF 14 Carmelina Moscato   90'
Manager:
  Even Pellerud

Player of the Match:
  Shannon Boxx (United States)[9]

Assistant referees:
  Airlie Keen (Australia)
  Jacqueline Leleu (Australia)
Fourth official:
  Katriina Elovirta (Finland)

FinalEdit

Germany  2–1 (a.e.t./g.g.)  Sweden
Report
GK 1 Silke Rottenberg
DF 2 Kerstin Stegemann
DF 13 Sandra Minnert
DF 19 Stefanie Gottschlich
DF 17 Ariane Hingst
MF 10 Bettina Wiegmann (c)
MF 18 Kerstin Garefrekes   76'
MF 6 Renate Lingor
MF 7 Pia Wunderlich   88'
FW 14 Maren Meinert
FW 9 Birgit Prinz
Substitutions:
FW 11 Martina Müller   76'
DF 4 Nia Künzer   88'
Manager:
Tina Theune-Meyer
GK 1 Caroline Jönsson
DF 4 Hanna Marklund
DF 2 Karolina Westberg
DF 3 Jane Törnqvist
DF 7 Sara Larsson   53'
DF 18 Frida Östberg
MF 9 Malin Andersson   70'
MF 6 Malin Moström (c)
MF 17 Anna Sjöström   53'
FW 10 Hanna Ljungberg
FW 11 Victoria Svensson
Substitutes:
MF 15 Therese Sjögran   53'
MF 14 Linda Fagerström   53'
DF 5 Kristin Bengtsson   70'
Manager:
Marika Domanski-Lyfors

Player of the Match:
  Bettina Wiegmann (Germany)[11]

Assistant referees:
  Irina Mirt (Romania)
  Katarzyna Nadolska (Poland)
Fourth official:
  Sonia Denoncourt (Canada)

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "FIFA Women's World Cup USA 2003". FIFA.com. Federation Internationale de Football Association. Retrieved 8 January 2015.
  2. ^ a b c d e f g "FIFA Women's World Cup USA 2003 – Report and Statistics" (PDF). FIFA.com. Fédération Internationale de Football Association. pp. 93–100. Archived from the original (PDF) on December 26, 2011. Retrieved 7 January 2020.
  3. ^ "Bud Light Player of the Match: Malin Mostroem (SWE)". FIFA.com. Fédération Internationale de Football Association. 1 October 2003. Archived from the original on 3 December 2005. Retrieved 8 January 2015.
  4. ^ "Bud Light Player of the Match: Bente Nordby (NOR)". FIFA.com. Fédération Internationale de Football Association. 2 October 2003. Archived from the original on 28 November 2005. Retrieved 8 January 2015.
  5. ^ "Bud Light Player of the Match: Birgit Prinz (GER)". FIFA.com. Fédération Internationale de Football Association. 3 October 2003. Archived from the original on 21 December 2005. Retrieved 8 January 2015.
  6. ^ "Bud Light Player of the Match: Charmaine Hooper (CAN)". FIFA.com. Fédération Internationale de Football Association. 3 October 2003. Archived from the original on 30 November 2005. Retrieved 8 January 2015.
  7. ^ "Bud Light Player of the Match: Silke Rottenberg (GER)". FIFA.com. Fédération Internationale de Football Association. 6 October 2003. Archived from the original on 28 August 2005. Retrieved 8 January 2015.
  8. ^ "Bud Light Player of the Match: Victoria Svensson (SWE)". FIFA.com. Fédération Internationale de Football Association. 6 October 2003. Archived from the original on 6 December 2005. Retrieved 8 January 2015.
  9. ^ "Bud Light Player of the Match: Shannon Boxx (USA)". FIFA.com. Federation Internationale de Football Association. 11 October 2003. Archived from the original on 20 June 2006. Retrieved 8 January 2015.
  10. ^ "FIFA Women's World Cup USA 2003 – Report and Statistics" (PDF). FIFA.com. Fédération Internationale de Football Association. pp. 93–100. Archived from the original (PDF) on 26 December 2011. Retrieved 7 January 2020.
  11. ^ "Bud Light Player of the Match: Bettina Wiegmann (GER)". FIFA.com. Federation Internationale de Football Association. 12 October 2003. Archived from the original on 21 June 2006. Retrieved 8 January 2015.

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