Source: Getty Images/Celso Junior/Rio 2016

Rio 2016: Women’s Football Semi Finals

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After the dramas and surprise results of the Quarter Finals, we progress to Semi Final Day.  

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Sweden celebrate their win. (Photo: Getty Images/Celso Junior)

Sweden’s win over the USA means that for the first time since football was introduced into the Olympic Games [20 years ago] the USA will not feature in the Gold Medal match.

So, will Sweden continue their successful campaign and beat host nation Brazil? We will find out this afternoon.

The other Semi Final features Canada v Germany an exciting match up (times shown are UK):

Brazil Women 0-0 Sweden Women – Sweden win on penalties

Canada Women 0-2 Germany Women