Women – 3rd place: Chile v USA (1-1 shoot-out 2-3)
The third and last place in the World Cup in South Africa was measured at the same time as the third place in the Pan American tournament.
A game, where the stands were also filled to support las Diablas, remained in the uncertainty and emotion of the 1-1 until the final minute.
The scoring was quickly opened with a penalty of which the American Skyler Caron scored at minute 2 ’, when the match was just beginning.
As the game progressed and despite repeated opportunities for a penalty corner and arrival in the area by Chile and the United States, the game ended 1-1 and had an exciting definition of shoot outs.
Already in shoot outs, the winners began with disadvantage over Chile on the first shoot out, it was with goals from Charlotte de Vries, Skyler Caron and Hope Rose’s , with which the United States won the match.
With this victory, the United States secures the place for South Africa and takes the bronze medal.