Australia Beats Brazil in Women’s Football World Cup Match

Australia pulled off a spectacular comeback at the 2019 FIFA Women's World Cup and beat Brazil 3-2 on Thursday to temporarily move level on points with Italy at the top of Group C.

By Newsfeed/AP

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - In an exciting game at the 2019 FIFA Women’s World Cup, Australia came back to beat Brazil 3-2 in Group C action. The Australians were trailing Brazil 2-0 late in the first half when they scored three unanswered goals to win the game by a single goal.

An own goal gave Australia a come-from-behind victory over Brazil even after Marta added a record sixteenth career tournament goal.

Marta, who sat out Brazil’s opening game with a left thigh injury, became the first player to score in five . . .

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