SPORTS DAY: Big World Cup goal eclipses Banyana loss

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SPORTS DAY: Big World Cup goal eclipses Banyana loss

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Banyana ‘must put loss behind them’

Janine van Wyk says Banyana Banyana must put their Spain defeat behind them and look forward to their clash with China on Thursday as they seek to win a place in the second round of the Fifa Women’s World Cup. “It was a tough loss for us‚ but there were some positive moments that came from the game – scoring our first ever World Cup goal was an amazing feeling‚” Van Wyk said. “We knew Spain was going to be really tough in the second half‚ coming with guns blazing. We managed to hold them up until the penalty.”..

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