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Women's World Cup: Cameroon vs. Ecuador

VANCOUVER, Canada -- Cameroon scored three goals in a nine-minute stretch late in the first half and routed Ecuador 6-0 Monday at Vancouver, British Columbia, in the Women's World Cup debuts for both nations.

Gaelle Enganamouit had a hat trick for 53rd-ranked Cameroon, which converted three penalty kicks. Enganamouit scored in the 36th and 73rd minutes, then got a penalty kick in the fourth minute of stoppage time.

Madeleine Ngono Mani put Les Lionnes ahead in the 34th minute, and captain Christine Manie's penalty kick made it 3-0 in the 44th.

Aboudi Onguene converted a penalty kick in the 79th.

Ligia Moreira of 48th-ranked Ecuador was given a red card for a foul in the 66th minute.

Cameroon plays defending champion Japan on Friday, and Ecuador meets Switzerland next.

VANCOUVER, BC - MAY 8: Katherine Ortiz #2
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VANCOUVER, BC - MAY 8: Katherine Ortiz #2 of Ecuador takes the ball away from Gaelle Enganamouit #17 of Cameroon during the FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015 Group C match between Cameroon and Ecuador June, 8, 2015 at BC Place Stadium in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. (Photo by Rich Lam/Getty Images)

Cameroon forward Gabrielle Onguene jumps into the arms
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Cameroon forward Gabrielle Onguene jumps into the arms of teammates after scoring during a Group C football match against Ecuador at BC Place Stadium in Vancouver during the FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015 on June 8, 2015. AFP PHOTO/ANDY CLARKANDY CLARK/AFP/Getty Images

Ecuador's Madelin Riera is silhouetted against the fans
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Ecuador's Madelin Riera is silhouetted against the fans as she fights for control of the ball during the second half of FIFA World Cup soccer action against Cameroon in Vancouver, British Columbia, on Monday, June 8, 2015. (Jonathan Hayward /The Canadian Press via AP) MANDATORY CREDIT

VANCOUVER, BC - MAY 8: Gaelle Enganamouit #17
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VANCOUVER, BC - MAY 8: Gaelle Enganamouit #17 of Cameroon scores her second goal of the game as Katherine Ortiz #2 of Ecuador looks on during the FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015 Group C match between Cameroon and Ecuador June, 8, 2015 at BC Place Stadium in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. (Photo by Rich Lam/Getty Images)

Ecuador's Ligia Moreira walks off the pitch after
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Ecuador's Ligia Moreira walks off the pitch after receiving a red card during second half of a FIFA Women's World Cup soccer match against Cameroon in Vancouver, British Columbia, Monday, June 8, 2015. (Darryl Dyck/The Canadian Press via AP) MANDATORY CREDIT

Cameroon forward Gaelle Enganamouit (R) gestures after scoring
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Cameroon forward Gaelle Enganamouit (R) gestures after scoring her second goal as Ecuador forward Denise Pesantes reacts during a Group C football match at BC Place Stadium in Vancouver during the FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015 on June 8, 2015. AFP PHOTO/ANDY CLARKANDY CLARK/AFP/Getty Images

VANCOUVER, BC - MAY 8: Gaelle Enganamouit #17
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VANCOUVER, BC - MAY 8: Gaelle Enganamouit #17 of Cameroon and Ligia Moreira #16 of Ecuador battle for the ball during the FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015 Group C match between Cameroon and Ecuador June, 8, 2015 at BC Place Stadium in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. (Photo by Rich Lam/Getty Images)

A fan watches Cameroon and Ecuador play during
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A fan watches Cameroon and Ecuador play during the first half of a FIFA Women's World Cup soccer match in Vancouver, British Columbia, Monday, June 8, 2015. (Darryl Dyck/The Canadian Press via AP) MANDATORY CREDIT

Ecuador's Ligia Moreira, left, and Cameroon's Madeleine Ngono
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Ecuador's Ligia Moreira, left, and Cameroon's Madeleine Ngono Mani vie for the ball during the first half of a FIFA Women's World Cup soccer match in Vancouver, British Columbia, Monday, June 8, 2015. (Darryl Dyck/The Canadian Press via AP) MANDATORY CREDIT

Ecuador's Angie Ponce fights for control of the
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Ecuador's Angie Ponce fights for control of the ball with Cameroon's Gabrielle Onguene, left, during the first half of a FIFA Women's World Cup soccer match in Vancouver, British Columbia, Monday, June 8, 2015. (Jonathan Hayward/The Canadian Press via AP) MANDATORY CREDIT

Ecuador's Nancy Aguilar, left, and Cameroon's Gaelle Enganamouit
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Ecuador's Nancy Aguilar, left, and Cameroon's Gaelle Enganamouit collide during the first half of a FIFA Women's World Cup soccer match in Vancouver, British Columbia, Monday, June 8, 2015. (Darryl Dyck/The Canadian Press via AP) MANDATORY CREDIT

Cameroon's Gaelle Enganamouit (17) celebrates a goal by
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Cameroon's Gaelle Enganamouit (17) celebrates a goal by Christine Manie (2) during the first half of a FIFA Women's World Cup soccer match in Vancouver, British Columbia, Monday, June 8, 2015. (Darryl Dyck/The Canadian Press via AP) MANDATORY CREDIT

Cameroon goalkeeper Annette Ngo Ndom clears the ball
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Cameroon goalkeeper Annette Ngo Ndom clears the ball as Ecuador's Mayra Olvera looks on during a FIFA Women's World Cup soccer match in Vancouver, British Columbia, Monday, June 8, 2015. (Jonathan Hayward/The Canadian Press via AP) MANDATORY CREDIT

Cameroon's Gaelle Enganamouit celebrates her goal past Ecuador
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Cameroon's Gaelle Enganamouit celebrates her goal past Ecuador goalkeeper Shirley Berruz as Ecuador's Nancy Aguilar looks on during a FIFA Women's World Cup soccer match in Vancouver, British Columbia, Monday, June 8, 2015. (Jonathan Hayward/The Canadian Press via AP) MANDATORY CREDIT

Cameroon's Cathy Bou Ndjouh (L) and Christine Manie
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Cameroon's Cathy Bou Ndjouh (L) and Christine Manie celebrate a goal scored by teammate Gaelle Enganamouit during a Group C football match between Cameroon and Ecuador at BC Place Stadium in Vancouver during the FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015 on June 8, 2015. AFP PHOTO/ANDY CLARKANDY CLARK/AFP/Getty Images

Cameroon's Christine Manie celebrates her penalty kick goal
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Cameroon's Christine Manie celebrates her penalty kick goal against Ecuador during first half FIFA Women's World Cup soccer action in Vancouver, British Columbia, on Monday June 8, 2015. (Darryl Dyck/The Canadian Press via AP) MANDATORY CREDIT

Cameroon's Gaelle Enganamouit, from left to right, Madeleine
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Cameroon's Gaelle Enganamouit, from left to right, Madeleine Ngono Mani, Raissa Feudjio, Christine Manie and Genevieve Ngo Mbeleck celebrate Manie's penalty kick goal against Ecuador during the first half of a FIFA Women's World Cup soccer match in Vancouver, British Columbia, Monday, June 8, 2015. (Darryl Dyck/The Canadian Press via AP) MANDATORY CREDIT

Cameroon's Gabrielle Onguene reacts after a hard tackle
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Cameroon's Gabrielle Onguene reacts after a hard tackle by an Ecuador player during the first half of a FIFA Women's World Cup soccer match in Vancouver, British Columbia, Monday, June 8, 2015. (Darryl Dyck/The Canadian Press via AP) MANDATORY CREDIT

Cameroon's Gaelle Enganamouit (17) takes a shot on
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Cameroon's Gaelle Enganamouit (17) takes a shot on goal as Ecuador's Ligia Moreira slides to tackle her during first half FIFA Women's World Cup soccer action in Vancouver, British Columbia, on Monday, June 8, 2015. (Darryl Dyck /The Canadian Press via AP) MANDATORY CREDIT

Cameroon's Madeleine Ngono Mani, back right, scores against
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Cameroon's Madeleine Ngono Mani, back right, scores against Ecuador goalkeeper Shirley Berruz (1) and Kerlly Real (19) during first half FIFA Women's World Cup soccer action in Vancouver, British Columbia, on Monday, June 8, 2015. (Darryl Dyck /The Canadian Press via AP) MANDATORY CREDIT

Cameroon forward Gaelle Enganamouit (R) upends Ecuador's midfielder
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Cameroon forward Gaelle Enganamouit (R) upends Ecuador's midfielder Kerily Real during a Group C football match between Cameroon and Ecuador at BC Place Stadium in Vancouver during the FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015 on June 8, 2015. AFP PHOTO/ANDY CLARKANDY CLARK/AFP/Getty Images

Ecuador's Ambar Torres (10) takes a free kick
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Ecuador's Ambar Torres (10) takes a free kick as Cameroon players defend during the first half of a FIFA Women's World Cup soccer match in Vancouver, British Columbia, Monday, June 8, 2015. (Darryl Dyck/The Canadian Press via AP) MANDATORY CREDIT

Ecuador players stand for a photo before a
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Ecuador players stand for a photo before a FIFA Women's World Cup soccer match against Cameroon in Vancouver, British Columbia, Monday, June 8, 2015. (Darryl Dyck/The Canadian Press via AP) MANDATORY CREDIT

Team Cameroon players stand for a photo before
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Team Cameroon players stand for a photo before a FIFA Women's World Cup soccer match against Ecuador in Vancouver, British Columbia, Monday, June 8, 2015. (Darryl Dyck/The Canadian Press via AP) MANDATORY CREDIT

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