DPRK women footballers finish first at 30th Universiade

Napoli 2019 Universiade

DPRK women footballers finished first at the 30th World University Summer Games being held in Italy.

The women's football games held from July 2 to 12 (local time) brought together teams from 12 countries including the DPRK, China, Russia, Brazil and Mexico and the regions.

The DPRK women's footballers trounced its Canadian and South African rivals in the group league matches, defeated its Italian rival 4:1 in the quarterfinals and a team from Ireland 5:0 in the semifinals.

In the finals held on July 12 (local time) the DPRK team defeated its Japanese rival 2:1.

(Source: KCNA - July 13, 2019)

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