August 22. Soccer, Preliminary Rounds, Highlights, Japan vs South Africa
Preliminary League at Hakata no Mori Stadium
Great Britain vs Brazil
GBR wins by 4 to 1!
Highlights: 3rd minute,,a GBR player falls down.
$B!!(B 7th minute, substitution for GBR; No.3 out and No.5 in.
23rd minute, Anthony Simpson, No. 16, GBR, scores
the first goal
44th minute, BRA No. 8 player equalizes,scoring his
first goal for his team!
$B!!!!!!(BSubstitution for BRA; No. 7 out and No. 15 in.
49 minute, BRA No. 10 kicks a long shot from outside the
penalty area into the right corner of the net scorings the
56 minute, substitution for BRA; No. 9 out and No. 14 in.
$B!!(B60 minute, substitution for GBR; No. 16 out and No. 15 in.
(GBR No. 16 applauds his own play.)
$B!!(B72 minute, GBR No. 15 does a good centering and No. 14 heads the ball.
(Loud cheers from the GBR press members for their team.)
79 minutes, GBR No. 8 scores the third goal.
(Players and members at the bench are beside themselves
with joy and GBR press members also applaud
$B!!(B83 minutes, substitution for BRA; No. 10 out and No. 17 in.
44 minute,unmarked No. 13 of GBR volleys a long shot into
the net for the fourth goal.
During the Exciting Game
3 min: all GBR substitute players rush towards the fallen teammate.
$B!!(B8 min: scrambling for the ball, a GBR player falls.
$B!!(B10 min: BRA No. 6 player gets the yellow card for pulling
the collar of an opponent.
$B!!(B12 min: BRA No. 4 player receives the yellow card for
hitting the face of an opponent.
$B!!(B14 min: GBR No. 2 player gets the yellow card for making
faces at a BRA player.
23 min: a GBR player is fell by foul play and wins a free kick
Sensing GBR's strong feelings, BRA sets up a tight defense
and gets the ball under control.
$B!!(BGBR reporters cheer from the bench.
$B!!(BMore injuries. GBR No.14 player is carried away.
BRA No. 6 player gets treatment for head injury.
The moment the half time begins,BRA No. 3 player begins talking to the referee.
$B!!(B Too bad. BRA No.5 player ............
54 min: BRA No. 4 palyer falls down but is on his feet right away.
$B!!(B54 min: BRA No. 9 player displays good play.
$B!!(B56 min: BRA No. 9 player falls down. The concerned manager orders substitution.
$B!!(B62 min: GBR gets a free kick but the ball goes over the goal.
$B!!(B69 min: a gradeschool child grabs the ball flying into the stands and
throws it back to the groud.
The referee makes a perfect catch and the spectators applaud.$B!!(B
$B!!(B70 min: the GBR GK saves a goal-bound shot by kicking it out of play.
79 min: GBR No. 12 player gets physically entangled with a BRA player.
He leaves the field but soon returns to the game.
$B!!(B83 min: the ball passes through the referee's legs.
$B!!(B83 min: The GBR GK shouts as if he is saying "What's going on there?"
$B!!(B87 min: BRA No. 4 player gets the yellow card for tripping.
He complains to the referee.
Loss time: The referee takes the ball from a GBR player and signals
for the end of the gamee.
In the excitement of victory, GBR players tak eoff their uniforms
off and dance round the field.
Behind the Scenes
$B!!(BDuring the half time break, GBR press members waiting patiently.
$B!!(BWorkpersons who do weeding of the ground are also
there to watch the game.