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Women's World Cup: Sweden 1 - Canada 0

Sweden's Hedvig Lindahl saves a penalty against Canada during the Women's World Cup round of 16 at Parc des Princes in Paris, France June 24, 2019. Sweden's Stina Blackstenius struck in the second half as they won 1-0 against Canada, who missed a late penalty, to set up a quarter-final against Germany. Sweden scored in the 55th minute after a counter attack which saw striker Blackstenius prod the ball past onrushing keeper Stephanie Labbe for her first goal of the tournament.

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Sweden's Hedvig Lindahl saves a penalty against Canada during the Women's World Cup round of 16 at Parc des Princes in Paris, France June 24, 2019. Sweden's Stina Blackstenius struck in the second half as they won 1-0 against Canada, who missed a...more

Sweden's Hedvig Lindahl saves a penalty against Canada during the Women's World Cup round of 16 at Parc des Princes in Paris, France June 24, 2019. Sweden's Stina Blackstenius struck in the second half as they won 1-0 against Canada, who missed a late penalty, to set up a quarter-final against Germany. Sweden scored in the 55th minute after a counter attack which saw striker Blackstenius prod the ball past onrushing keeper Stephanie Labbe for her first goal of the tournament. REUTERS/Benoit Tessier
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Canada's Janine Beckie takes a penalty kick which is saved by Sweden's Hedvig Lindahl. Canada had a chance to get back into the game after 68 minutes when they got a penalty for handball after a lengthy VAR review but veteran keeper Hedvig Lindahl made a fantastic save from Janine Beckie to push the ball out for a corner.

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Canada's Janine Beckie takes a penalty kick which is saved by Sweden's Hedvig Lindahl. Canada had a chance to get back into the game after 68 minutes when they got a penalty for handball after a lengthy VAR review but veteran keeper Hedvig Lindahl...more

Canada's Janine Beckie takes a penalty kick which is saved by Sweden's Hedvig Lindahl. Canada had a chance to get back into the game after 68 minutes when they got a penalty for handball after a lengthy VAR review but veteran keeper Hedvig Lindahl made a fantastic save from Janine Beckie to push the ball out for a corner. REUTERS/Lucy Nicholson
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Sweden's Stina Blackstenius celebrates scoring their first goal with teammate Kosovare Asllani. REUTERS/Benoit Tessier

Sweden's Stina Blackstenius celebrates scoring their first goal with teammate Kosovare Asllani. REUTERS/Benoit Tessier

Sweden's Stina Blackstenius celebrates scoring their first goal with teammate Kosovare Asllani. REUTERS/Benoit Tessier
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Canada's Ashley Lawrence, Jayde Riviere, Jordyn Huitema and team mates look dejected at the end of the match.  REUTERS/Lucy Nicholson

Canada's Ashley Lawrence, Jayde Riviere, Jordyn Huitema and team mates look dejected at the end of the match. REUTERS/Lucy Nicholson

Canada's Ashley Lawrence, Jayde Riviere, Jordyn Huitema and team mates look dejected at the end of the match. REUTERS/Lucy Nicholson
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Sweden players applaud fans after the match.  REUTERS/Benoit Tessier

Sweden players applaud fans after the match. REUTERS/Benoit Tessier

Sweden players applaud fans after the match. REUTERS/Benoit Tessier
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Sweden's Elin Rubensson in action with Canada's Sophie Schmidt.  REUTERS/Benoit Tessier

Sweden's Elin Rubensson in action with Canada's Sophie Schmidt. REUTERS/Benoit Tessier

Sweden's Elin Rubensson in action with Canada's Sophie Schmidt. REUTERS/Benoit Tessier
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Canada's Kadeisha Buchanan in action with Sweden's Stina Blackstenius.  REUTERS/Lucy Nicholson

Canada's Kadeisha Buchanan in action with Sweden's Stina Blackstenius. REUTERS/Lucy Nicholson

Canada's Kadeisha Buchanan in action with Sweden's Stina Blackstenius. REUTERS/Lucy Nicholson
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Canada's Nichelle Prince in action with Sweden's Nilla Fischer.  REUTERS/Lucy Nicholson

Canada's Nichelle Prince in action with Sweden's Nilla Fischer. REUTERS/Lucy Nicholson

Canada's Nichelle Prince in action with Sweden's Nilla Fischer. REUTERS/Lucy Nicholson
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Sweden's Hanna Glas in action with Canada's Janine Beckie.  REUTERS/Benoit Tessier

Sweden's Hanna Glas in action with Canada's Janine Beckie. REUTERS/Benoit Tessier

Sweden's Hanna Glas in action with Canada's Janine Beckie. REUTERS/Benoit Tessier
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Sweden's Fridolina Rolfo in action with Canada's Janine Beckie and Canada's Ashley Lawrence.  REUTERS/Benoit Tessier

Sweden's Fridolina Rolfo in action with Canada's Janine Beckie and Canada's Ashley Lawrence. REUTERS/Benoit Tessier

Sweden's Fridolina Rolfo in action with Canada's Janine Beckie and Canada's Ashley Lawrence. REUTERS/Benoit Tessier
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Canada's Kadeisha Buchanan in action with Sweden's Kosovare Asllani.  REUTERS/Benoit Tessier

Canada's Kadeisha Buchanan in action with Sweden's Kosovare Asllani. REUTERS/Benoit Tessier

Canada's Kadeisha Buchanan in action with Sweden's Kosovare Asllani. REUTERS/Benoit Tessier
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