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China women's team captain Li Dongna

Rio Olympics 2016 Women's Football: ‘Steel Roses’ wants to win medal in Rio, go as deep as possible in knockout stages

The Chinese women’s national football team are eyeing loftier goals after advancing to the quarterfinals of the 2016 Rio Summer Olympics women’s football tournament following their goalless draw with Sweden in the final round of group competitions.

Chinese women's national football team

2016 Rio Games: China Ties Sweden 0-0, to Face Germany in the Quarterfinals of Women’s Soccer

China and Sweden went on to finish their match with a scoreless draw as both sides progressed to the quarterfinal round of the Olympic women's soccer tournament at the ongoing 2016 Rio Games on Tuesday.

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