World Cup: Haiti loses to England

It took the intervention of VAR, not once but twice, to help England secure a hard-fought 1-0 victory against a determined and courageous Haitian team, led by a standout performance from Kerly Théus, on Saturday, July 22, at Suncorp Stadium in Brisbane. This match marked the opening day of Group D in the FIFA Women's World Cup, hosted by Australia and New Zealand in 2023.

Legupeterson Alexandre
Par Legupeterson Alexandre
24 Jul 2023 | Lecture : 2 min.

Haiti initiated the hostilities when Melchie Daëlle Dumornay (6th minute) entered the opposing penalty area, but her attempt didn't find the net. Roselord Borgella, set up by Corventina and facing the English goalkeeper alone, saw her shot go wide.

The English then took control of the ball, pressuring the Grenadières, but they held firm, particularly thanks to the exceptional performance of their goalkeeper, Kerly Théus, who delivered the match of her life on July 22, 2023, against England. By halftime, Th&ea


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