The Canada Soccer’s Women’s National Team will face Sweden during the final of Tokyo 2020 Women’s Olympic Football Tournament on Friday. (Photo Credit – Canada Soccer)
“We have come this far, so we want to come back home with a Gold Medal,” Bev Priestman, Canada Soccer’s Women’s National Team Head Coach, quoted by Canada Soccer said.
Priestman further added “The team won’t go into that Final just happy to be there and go home with silver. We have a group of 22 players who are ready for that Final, who are ready to do something special for our country.”
For the first time ever, the team will play for an Olympic Gold Medal after their inspiring win over USA in the Olympic Semi-Finals, which guaranteed that Canada will return to the podium for a third consecutive time, the Canada Soccer said in a statement.
The statement further added Canada Soccer Women’s National Team remains undefeated at Tokyo 2020 with a 3-0-2 record.
The Women’s Olympic Football Tournament final will kick off in Tokyo at 21.00 local (08.00 ET / 05.00 PT).