Despite fielding eight players making their tournament debut, Japan were considered strong favourites to win the tie, but a resolute Argentinian defence helped Carlos Borrello's side to their first ever World Cup point. If you are in India and looking for free live streaming and online stream of Argentina vs Japan, then scroll down below for details. FIFA Women's World Cup 2019 Schedule Free PDF Download in IST: Fixtures, Groups, Time Table in Indian Time with Venue Details of Football WC in France. Minutes later Japan midfielder Yui Hasegawa botched a good chance, swiping left of the goal from close range after a cross from the right. The Japan team will be lead by Saki Kumagai, while Argentina team enter into this World Cup under the captaincy of Florencia Bonsegundo.
In a group with Japan and England, Argentina looked like one of the biggest long shots to advance and it probably still is, but Argentina played a flawless upset-manufacturing style.More news: Rare 'superflares' from Sun could disrupt Earth's communications
With the victory, the Reds, ranked fifth in the world, topped Group E standings for the moment with the other two teams, New Zealand and the Netherlands, kicking off against each others in Le Havre on Tuesday. Japan was the runner-up at the 2015 World Cup, losing to the United States Women's National Team. "It was very satisfying to earn a point".
"This point is really, really important for us. We will able to show what Argentina represents as a team", midfielder and captain Estefania Banini said. Argentina vs Japan match will be telecast on Sony ESPN and Sony ESPN HD TV channels. The action will take place at Parc des Prince, Paris.
She was tenacious both with and without the ball and both first-half yellow cards were for rough Japanese challenges on the Argentine captain.More news: Cuba Gooding Jr ‘will turn himself in over sex assault allegation’
Defender Kadeisha Buchanan arrived late to meet a corner at the far post and bounced a header past Annette Ngo Ndom in the Cameroon goal.
Canada's veteran striker Christine Sinclair, who needs four more goals to overtake retired American Abby Wambach as the top scorer in women's worldwide football, had a particularly hard night in front of goal.More news: Donald Trump Jr. meets with U.S. senators for fresh grilling