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Watch: Reggae Girlz defeat Panama 3-1 in World Cup farewell match

Reggae Girlz defeat Panama 3-1 in World Cup farewell match

Jamaica’s Reggae Girlz defeated Panama this time 3-1 in a friendly match at the National Stadium on Sunday ahead of the 2019 FIFA Women’s World Cup.

Team Jamaica dominated the game from the start. Khadija ‘Bunny’ Shaw scored Jamaica’s first two goals in the 30th and 49th minute.

Shaw scored in the 49th minute.

Panama responded with a goal in the 64th minute.

Jamaica Shakira Duncan secured Jamaica’s third goal in the 77th minute.

The match served as a farewell match before the Girlz depart for the FIFA Women’s World Cup finals in France, June 7 – July 7, against 23 teams.

The Reggae Girlz made history last October on qualifying for the World Cup after beating Panama 4-2 in a penalty shoot-out after playing to a 2-2 draw in the CONCACAF Women’s Championship third-place playoff game.