31.07.2012 [BBC Sport] - Canada came from behind to draw 2-2 with Sweden and book their spot in the quarter-finals alongside their opponents and Japan. Sweden, who finished top of Group F, led 2-0 early on but MelissaTancredi scored twice as Canada went through as one of
02.08.2012 [Bleacher Report] - The 2-2 draw sent MelissaTancredi to the top of the scoring charts (four goals already) and gave Canada third place in Group F and a berth in the quarterfinals. The run ends here. Great Britain breezed through group play, winning all three matches
Melissa Palma Julie Tancredi (born December 27, 1981) is a Canadian soccer defender and forward who currently plays for Dalsjöfors GoIF and the Canada women's national soccer team. She won an Olympic bronze medal as a participating member of Canada's women's national football team soccer program at the 2012 Olympics when Canada defeated France 1-0 in the bronze medal match on August 9, 2012.
28.01.2012 MelissaTancredi, who redirected Kelly Parker's cross from the edge of the six-yard box for what proved to be the winning goal, said the shackles have been unlocked under Herdman. “We played around the back; we passed it around really ...
04.08.2012 [YorkRegion.com] - Canada forward MelissaTancredi jumps into the arms of Christine Sinclair (12) to celebrate her second goal of the game during second half women's soccer action against Sweden at the Olympic Games in London on Tuesday July 31, 2012. Canada
04.08.2012 [Daily Star] - The first chance was Canada's but Filigno fi red straight at keeper Karen Bardsley after MelissaTancredi had set her up. Filigno made no mistake with her next chance though, ramming home a 12thminute corner after Sophie Bradley failed to cut out
04.08.2012 [The Guardian] - The tournament top scorer MelissaTancredi briefly threatened to add to her tally of four goals after an hour but ended up shooting weakly at Bardsley, before the evening's moment of controversy arrived nine minutes from the end, when Eniola Aluko was
04.08.2012 [Examiner.com] - Scott, Schmidt, Diana Matheson, Sinclair, MelissaTancredi and Filigno made up the midfield and attack. In the second half, coach John Herdman replaced Foligno with Kaylyn Kyle (61'), Schmidt with Kelly Parker (78') and Sinclair with Brittany Timko (88').
02.08.2012 [Yahoo! Canada Sports (blog)] - MelissaTancredi's had a spectacular tournament thus far, leading the competition with four goals, and superstar Christine Sinclair is excelling both at scoring (she has two goals) and setting up Tancredi. The emergence of Tancredi as a scoring threat
31.07.2012 [Toronto Sun] - They generally get a positive result whenever their two star forwards, Thunder and Lightning, Christine Sinclair and MelissaTancredi, strike. Fortunately, there have been plenty of thunder and lightning strikes for Canada at these Olympic Games, with
03.08.2012 [Yahoo! Sports] - Related. Britain's Eniola Aluko, left, battles for the ball against Canada's MelissaTancredi during their Enlarge Photo. Britain's Eniola Aluko, left, battles for the ball against Canada's MelissaTancredi … Canadian players celebrate after defeating
31.07.2012 [Canada.com] - Canada's MelissaTancredi (C-14) heads the ball in for Canada's second goal with teammate Kaylyn Kyle (6) past Sweden in their women's Group F football match at the London 2012 Olympic Games at St James' Park in Newcastle, northern England July 31
02.08.2012 [Yahoo! Canada Sports (blog)] - MelissaTancredi has four goals in three games for Canada. Can Captain Canada and the Tank beat The Brits and a hostile crowd? I don't know. But I do know it's on TSN at 2:30 pm ET. Athletics will start to take over the Olympic Games. We'll finally get
31.07.2012 [Sportinglife.com] - 85. MelissaTancredi grabs a headed goal from close in. Canada Ladies 2-2 Sweden Ladies.The assist for the goal came from Christine Sinclair. 83. MelissaTancredi is penalised for handball and concedes a free kick. Free kick crossed right-footed by
01.08.2012 [Oye! Times] - MelissaTancredi's second goal of the game coming in the last 10 minutes capped a two-goal comeback as Canada came away from Newcastle with a 2:2 draw with Sweden at St. James' Park. The 31 July result means Canada is through to the quarter-final
30.07.2012 [Windsor Star] - John Herdman, head coach of Canada women's national soccer team, hands a drink to Canada's MelissaTancredi during their women's Group F football match against South Africa at the London 2012 Olympic Games in the City of Coventry Stadium July 28
30.07.2012 [Hamilton Spectator] - Ancaster's MelissaTancredi, who scored Canada's only goal in the opener, scored the winner against South Africa, while Christine Sinclair, the career Canadian scoring leader and ranked third all-time internationally, had the other two. Tancredi and
01.08.2012 [The Cheap Seats] - MelissaTancredi was on fire, scoring both goals for the red and white necessary for the point. The second Tanc goal, unsurprisingly, came off a laser-guided Sinclair cross. Tancredi's brace yesterday means she now has four goals in the tournament, one
31.07.2012 [Sports Mole] - However, a brace from the superb MelissaTancredi, both of which were provided by the equally impressive Sinclair, levelled the match for Canada, who advance as one of the best third-placed teams. 16.24A result that will satisfy both teams at St James
31.07.2012 [The Daily Princetonian (blog)] - But MelissaTancredi finished a beautiful combination play with a goal right before halftime and then equalized late in the game (prompting this reaction from a happy fan), sending Canada through to the knockout round. (As things turned out, I believe
03.08.2012 [Waking The Red (blog)] - Meanwhile, MelissaTancredi is having the tournament of her life -- with four goals, she is currently the tournaments leading scorer. And that is exactly what we will need: As the powerhouse Brazilians have already learned, when it's on, the British
01.08.2012 [CBC.ca] - But this 2012 squad, which is coming around to the concept of meeting adversity head on, kept active in dictating the pace and managed to draw one back before halftime, as MelissaTancredi converted a Wilkinson cross. The second half would be much of
28.07.2012 [The Province (blog)] - MelissaTancredi had Canada's other goal. Sinclair's goals were the 138th and 139th of her career. Herdman may have to stitch together a back line after Robyn Gayle left the game with a hamstring injury. Canada was already without injured defenders
31.07.2012 [CBC.ca] - That title goes to MelissaTancredi, who scored two more goals on Tuesday to rally Canada from a two-goal deficit to a 2-2 draw against Sweden that sent the Canadians ahead to the knockout round. Tancredi, a forward from Ancaster, Ont., leads all
31.07.2012 [Sports Mole] - The chances continued to come late in the half for Sweden, with Kosovare Asllani firing wide, but it was Canada who got back into the match when MelissaTancredi struck from close range. Tancredi so nearly levelled after 48 minutes, but Hedvig Lindahl
26.07.2012 [Columbia Daily Tribune] - MelissaTancredi pulled one back from close range for Canada in the 55th, but Japan controlled play for most of the game and held on for the victory. Copyright 2012 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published
04.08.2012 [Coventry Observer] - A quick counter attack resulted in MelissaTancredi turning her marker inside the area before hitting a low shot which was gathered at the second attempt by Karen Bardsley. The crowd were playing their part, doing all they could to encourage their
25.06.2012 MelissaTancredi playing for Canada in the 2011 FIFA Women's World Cup (Photo: Wikimedia Commons). Ancaster native MelissaTancredi is headed for London. And not just as a tourist. The 30-year-old Tancredi is one of ...