He women’s national teamwho suffered problems on the trip to Japan, fell 8-0 against the local team in a friendly played at the Mikuni World Stadium Kitakyushu in Fukuoka.
The many of the historic win by the Nippon team converted them: Yui Hasegawa and Kiko Seike in duplicate and completed by Hana Takahashi, Hina Sugita, Riko Ueki and Mina Tanaka.
“We had an unexpected delay. We went from Buenos Aires to Frankfurt and when we left for Japan we had to return to Germany“explained Germán Portanova, coach of the national team, who added that this caused the team to I arrived at the game exhausted.
In the last world cuphe albiceleste team left in the first phase without being able to achieve any victory, while the Asians reached the quarterfinalswhere they fell 2-1 to Sweden
Argentina: Vanina Correa; Sophia Braun, Adriana Sachs, Aldana Cometti; Romina Núñez, Dalila Ippolito, Daiana Falfán, Lorena Benítez, Mariana Larroquette; Paulina Gramaglia and Erica Lonigro. Coach: Germán Portanova
Japan: Chika Hirao; Saki Kumagai, Hikaru Naomoto, Mina Tanaka, Risa Shimizu; Yui Hasegawa, Moeka Minami, Fuka Nagano, Hinata Miyazawa; Hana Takahashi and Jun Endo. Coach: Futoshi Ikeda