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Canada women take bronze medal

Updated: August 9, 2012, 11:11 AM ET
Associated Press

COVENTRY, England -- Diana Matheson scored in injury time Thursday to give Canada the Olympic bronze medal in women's soccer with a 1-0 victory over France.

In the second minute of injury time, Matheson passed inside the penalty area to midfielder Sophie Schmidt, who turned, dribbled and took a shot. The ball deflected off defender Sonia Bompastor and landed at the feet of Matheson, who volleyed in the game-winner past goalkeeper Sarah Bouhaddi.

"It feels amazing," Matheson said. "We ...

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