2008 Peace Queen Cup

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2008 Peace Queen Cup
Peace Queen Cup 2008 Suwon
Peace Queen Cup 2008.png
Tournament details
Host country South Korea
Dates 14 – 21 June
Teams (from 5 confederations)
Venue(s) (in 1 host city)
Final positions
Champions  United States (2nd title)
Runners-up  Canada
Tournament statistics
Matches played 13
Goals scored 31 (2.38 per match)
Top scorer(s) Canada Christine Sinclair
(5 goals)
Best player United States Angela Hucles
2006
2010

The 2008 Peace Queen Cup was the second edition of the Peace Queen Cup. It was held from June 14 to 21, 2008 in Suwon, South Korea.

Venues[edit]

Suwon
Suwon World Cup Stadium Suwon Civic Stadium
Capacity: 43,959 Capacity: 24,670
Suwon Sports Complex.JPG

Group Stage[edit]

All times are Korean Standard Time (KST) – UTC+9

Group A[edit]

Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
 Canada 3 3 0 0 10 1 +9 9
 South Korea 3 2 0 1 5 4 +1 6
 New Zealand 3 1 0 2 2 4 −2 3
 Argentina 3 0 0 3 0 8 −8 0

14 June 2008
20:00
Canada  5 – 0  Argentina
Matheson Goal 25'
Sinclair Goal 46'54'
Tancredi Goal 59'
Timko Goal 87' (pen.)

16 June 2008
14:00
South Korea  1 – 3  Canada
Kim Su-Yeon Goal 74' Lang Goal 36'
Sinclair Goal 47'73'

16 June 2008
17:00
Argentina  0 – 1  New Zealand
Hearn Goal 7'

18 June 2008
14:00
New Zealand  0 – 2  Canada
Sinclair Goal 2'
Lang Goal 52' (pen.)


Group B[edit]

Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
 United States 3 3 0 0 5 1 +4 9
 Australia 3 2 0 1 5 2 +3 6
 Brazil 3 1 0 2 2 3 −1 3
 Italy 3 0 0 3 1 7 −6 0

15 June 2008
14:00
United States  2 – 1  Australia
Kai Goal 35'
Wambach Goal 77'
Garriock Goal 57'

15 June 2008
17:00
Brazil  2 – 1  Italy
Érika Goal 6'
Maurine Goal 77'
Zorri Goal 45' (pen.)

17 June 2008
14:00
United States  1 – 0  Brazil
Rodriguez Goal 41'

17 June 2008
17:00
Italy  0 – 3  Australia
Garriock Goal 66'68'
Chapman Goal 89'

19 June 2008
14:00
Australia  1 – 0  Brazil
Simon Goal 90+2'

19 June 2008
17:00
Italy  0 – 2  United States
Wambach Goal 41'51'

Final[edit]

21 June 2008
14:00
Canada  0 – 1  United States
Hucles Goal 90+2'

Awards[edit]

Winners[edit]

 Peace Queen Cup 2008 Winners 

United States
Second title

Individual Awards[edit]

Top Goalscorers Most Valuable Player Fair Play Award
Canada Christine Sinclair United States Angela Hucles  Italy

Scorers[edit]

5 goals

3 goals

2 goals

1 goal

External links[edit]