RIFU, Japan (AP) — Wang Shuang scored 4 objectives, together with an 83rd-minute equalizer from the penalty spot, to offer China a 4-4 draw with Zambia on Saturday within the group stage of the ladies’s Olympic soccer competitors.
Barbra Banda scored three objectives for Zambia, her second hat trick in as many video games for a crew making its first Olympic look.
Wang scored within the sixth minute to offer China the early lead, however Racheal Kundananji tied it for Zambia within the fifteenth. Wang then added two extra objectives throughout the first 25 minutes however Banda scored on a penalty within the forty second to shut inside 3-2 on the break.
Banda scored once more within the forty seventh to tie it earlier than she put Zambia in entrance 4-3 within the 69th. Wang then scored her fourth within the last minutes.
China, ranked No. 15 on the earth and taking part in in its fifth Olympics, misplaced to Brazil 5-0 in its Group F opener on Wednesday. Zambia misplaced to the Netherlands 10-3. Banda scored all three of these objectives for Zambia, the bottom ranked crew within the subject at No. 104.
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