JPNW vs SCOW: In Group Stage of FIFA Women’s World Cup, the women football teams Japan and Scotland play against each other today in the field. The game will kick start at 6:30 PM IST on 14th June 2019. The venue of the match is at Roazhon Park (Stade de la Route de Lorient), in Rennes, Brittany, France. Sony Sports Network has the to broadcast FIFA Women’s World Cup 2019 matches in India.
Japan’s stalemate in the first game was a surprise. In the last five games, Japan Women has lost two games and drawn three games whereas Scotland women has won two games, lost two games and drawn one game. Hence in this game JPNW vs SCOW, it is predicted that Japan Women will win against Scotland Women.
JPNW vs SCOW Team News
In World Ranking, Japan is at 7th place and Scotland is at 20th place. Sophie Howard and Kirsty Smith will be battling for a place at right-back for Scotland Women.
JPNW vs SCOW Playing XI
Japan Women Playing XI: Ayaka Yamashita (GK), Aya Sameshima, Moeka Minami, Saki Kumagai, Risa Shimizu, Yui Hasegawa, Hina Sugita, Narumi Miura, Emi Nakajima, Yuka Momiki, Kumi Yokoyama, Yuika Sugasawa / Mana Iwabuchi
Scotland Women Playing XI: GoLee Alexander (GK), Kirsty Smith / Sophie Howard, Rachel Corsie, Jennifer Beattie, Nicola Docherty, Lisa Evans, Kim Little, Caroline Weir, Claire Emslie, Erin Cuthbert, Jane Ross
JPNW vs SCOW Team Squads
Japan Women Team:
Goalkeepers: Sakiko Ikeda, Ayaka Yamashita, Chika Hirao
Defenders: Rumi Utsugi, Aya Sameshima, Saki Kumagai, Nana Ichise, Moeka Minami, Asato Miyagawa, Shiori Miyake
Midfielders: Hina Sugita, Emi Nakajima, Mizuho Sakaguchi, Riko Ueki, Yui Hasegawa, Yuka Momiki, Narumi Miura, Jun Endo, Risa Shimizu
Forwards: Mana Iwabuchi, Yuika Sugasawa, Rikako Kobayashi, Kumi Yokoyama
Scotland Women Team:
Goalkeepers: Jenna Fife, Lee Alexander, Shannon Lynn
Defenders: Jennifer Beattie, Chloe Arthur, Rachel Corsie, Hayley Lauder, Joelle Murray, Nicola Docherty, Sophie Howard, Kirsty Smith
Midfielders: Lizzie Arnot, Kim Little, Jo Love, Leanne Crichton, Christie Murray, Caroline Weir
Forwards: Lana Clelland, Erin Cuthbert, Fiona Brown, Claire Emslie, Jane Ross, Lisa Evans