2008 Peace Queen Cup

The 2008 Peace Queen Cup was the second edition of the Peace Queen Cup. It was held from 14 to 21 June 2008 in Suwon, South Korea.

2008 Peace Queen Cup
Peace Queen Cup 2008 Suwon
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Tournament details
Host countrySouth Korea
Dates14 – 21 June
Teams8 (from 5 confederations)
Venue(s)2 (in 1 host city)
Final positions
Champions United States (2nd title)
Runners-up Canada
Tournament statistics
Matches played13
Goals scored31 (2.38 per match)
Top scorer(s)Canada Christine Sinclair
(5 goals)
Best player(s)United States Angela Hucles
2006
2010

VenuesEdit

Suwon
Suwon World Cup Stadium Suwon Civic Stadium
Capacity: 43,959 Capacity: 24,670
 

Group stageEdit

All times are Korean Standard Time (KST) – UTC+9

Group AEdit

Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
  Canada 3 3 0 0 10 1 +9 9
  South Korea 3 2 0 1 5 4 +1 6
  New Zealand 3 1 0 2 2 4 −2 3
  Argentina 3 0 0 3 0 8 −8 0
South Korea  2 – 1  New Zealand
Kwon Ha-Neul   68'
Park Hee-young   70'
Yallop   13'

Canada  5 – 0  Argentina
Matheson   25'
Sinclair   46'54'
Tancredi   59'
Timko   87' (pen.)

South Korea  1 – 3  Canada
Kim Su-Yeon   74' Lang   36'
Sinclair   47'73'

Argentina  0 – 1  New Zealand
Hearn   7'

New Zealand  0 – 2  Canada
Sinclair   2'
Lang   52' (pen.)

Argentina  0 – 2  South Korea
Cha Yun-Hee   27'
Jeon Ga-Eul   84'

Group BEdit

Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
  United States 3 3 0 0 5 1 +4 9
  Australia 3 2 0 1 5 2 +3 6
  Brazil 3 1 0 2 2 3 −1 3
  Italy 3 0 0 3 1 7 −6 0
United States  2 – 1  Australia
Kai   35'
Wambach   77'
Garriock   57'

Brazil  2 – 1  Italy
Érika   6'
Maurine   77'
Zorri   45' (pen.)

United States  1 – 0  Brazil
Rodriguez   41'

Italy  0 – 3  Australia
Garriock   66'68'
Chapman   89'

Australia  1 – 0  Brazil
Simon   90+2'

Italy  0 – 2  United States
Wambach   41'51'

FinalEdit

Canada  0 – 1  United States
Hucles   90+2'

AwardsEdit

WinnersEdit

 Peace Queen Cup 2008 Winners 
 
United States
Second title

Individual awardsEdit

Top Goalscorers Most Valuable Player Fair Play Award
  Christine Sinclair   Angela Hucles   Italy

ScorersEdit

5 goals

3 goals

2 goals

1 goal

External linksEdit