TORONTO - North Korea knocked the United States out of the FIFA U-20 Women's World Cup with a 3-1 quarter-final win on penalties Saturday.
Jon So Yon, Ri Kyong Hyang, and Rim Se Ok each scored after drawing 1-1 through full-time. Goalkeeper Kim Chol Ok stopped three American penalty shots to earn player of the match honours.
So Yon also scored in regulation, tying the game at a goal apiece with a penalty kick in the 54th minute.
Makenzy Doniak had the lone U.S. goal, sending the ball into the net in the sixth minute of regulation, while Stephanie Amack scored on penalties.
Later Saturday, Canada plays Germany in a quarter-final match in Edmonton.