Women's World Cup round-up

Germany ease, Delie downs Nigeria

June 26, 2011
By ESPNsoccernet staff
Hosts Germany kicked off their Women's World Cup campaign with a comfortable 2-1 win over Canada, thanks to goals from Kerstin Garefrekes and Celia Okoyino da Mbabi.

The current champions were in fine form early on, overpowering their opponents and taking advantage of some sloppy defending from Canadian Marie-Eve Nault to go ahead through a Garefrekes header in the 10th minute after a cross from Babett Peter.

Germany struck again three minutes before the half as Da Mbabi kept ...

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