Record turnout at women's world cup opener

Hosts Canada got their campaign off to a winning start against China and there were over 53,000 fans witnessing that.

    Hosts Canada kicked off their women's football world cup campaign with a late win against China.

    More than 53,000 fans - a record turnout - were at the Commonwealth Stadium to witness that.

    Andy Richardson reports from Edmonton.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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