Previous
Tottenham Hotspur
Liverpool
11:30 AM UTC
Game Details
Leicester City
Swansea City
2:00 PM UTC
Game Details
Hull City
Manchester United
4:30 PM UTC
Game Details
Borussia Dortmund
Mainz
1:30 PM UTC
Game Details
Real Madrid
Celta Vigo
6:15 PM UTC
Game Details
Leganes
Atletico Madrid
8:15 PM UTC
Game Details
Napoli
AC Milan
6:45 PM UTC
Game Details
DC United
Chicago Fire
11:00 PM UTC
Game Details
Philadelphia Union
Sporting Kansas City
11:00 PM UTC
Game Details
Columbus Crew SC
San Jose Earthquakes
11:30 PM UTC
Game Details
Toronto FC
Montreal Impact
11:30 PM UTC
Game Details
Houston Dynamo
FC Dallas
1:00 AM UTC Aug 28, 2016
Game Details
LA Galaxy
Vancouver Whitecaps
2:30 AM UTC Aug 28, 2016
Game Details
Next
Real Salt LakeReal Salt Lake
Colorado RapidsColorado Rapids
2
1
FT
Game Details

Matildas beat New Zealand in shoot out

Matildas goalkeeper Brianna Davey has pulled off two brilliant spot kick saves to deliver her side a 4-2 penalty shootout victory over New Zealand in Canberra.

Davey backed up Thursday night's match-winning performance, desperately saving the first two shots from New Zealand's Amber Hearn and Katie Hoyle to win the Centenary Cup in front of 2,248 at McKellar Park.

The international friendly win stretches the Matildas' unbeaten record over the Football Ferns to 23 years.

The Matildas went close to scoring right on fulltime with a messy scramble resembling a rugby ruck on the New Zealand goal line after a corner from Servet Uzunlar.

But with the scores tied 1-1 at the end of the 90 minutes, the two sides went straight into a penalty shoot out.

The Matildas had opened the scoring in the 11th minute, captain Clare Polkinghorne glancing in a header off a corner from Servet Uzunlar.

Playing catch up, New Zealand turned their aggression up a notch, Ria Percival and Katie Hoyle both receiving yellow cards for dangerous challenges.

Impressive Ferns striker Sarah Gregorius then backed up Thursday night's stellar performance with a cracking 38th minute strike to level the scores 1-1.

New Zealand found some extra confidence from the goal, putting Australia on the back foot with several close shots before the halftime break.

But proceedings evened out after the halftime break, and New Zealand were lucky not to lose a player after Percival was penalised for making a second desperate challenge.

Comments

Use a Facebook account to add a comment, subject to Facebook's Terms of Service and Privacy Policy. Your Facebook name, photo & other personal information you make public on Facebook will appear with your comment, and may be used on ESPN's media platforms. Learn more.