Breaking information is the norm for Vivianne Miedema, however even the Arsenal striker will admit she’s having a really particular Olympic Video games.
The 25-year-old made historical past on Tuesday by beating Christine Sinclair’s long-standing Olympic goal-scoring document because the Netherlands defeated China 8-2 of their last group stage match.
Canada legend Sinclair is seen as one of many best ladies’s footballers of all time.
She holds plenty of information, together with probably the most worldwide objectives scored by a male or feminine participant with 187 objectives – greater than each Cristiano Ronaldo and Ferenc Puskás.
However Miedema has damaged one among her long-standing information by hitting eight of the Netherlands’ 21 objectives from their opening three group video games – beating Sinclair’s earlier document of six in a single Olympic marketing campaign.
She hit two towards China to finish the Asian nation’s hopes on the event.
Miedema, who moved to Arsenal from Bayern Munich in 2017, additionally boasts the document of Girls Tremendous League objectives with a complete of 59 objectives in England’s high flight.
In the meantime, Caroline Weir’s deflected leveller earned the Group GB a 1-1 draw with Canada which was sufficient to high Group E.
Adriana Leon’s second-half opener regarded to have snatched victory for Canada earlier than Weir, who had already hit the bar and put up, struck late on in Kashima.
It meant the Brits received Group E with seven factors and remained in Kashima to face Australia on Friday.