Amandine Henry edges France past Brazil and into quarter-final

France captain Amandine Henry came to the rescue as the hosts scraped into the Women’s World Cup quarter-finals with a 2-1 win against Brazil after extra time, setting up a likely clash with holders the United States on Sunday.

Henry found the back of the net in the 107th minute of a tense game at the Stade Oceane after Thaisa had cancelled out Valerie Gauvin’s second-half opener.

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source: theguardian.com