New Zealand were knocked out of the Women's World Cup after a 0-0 draw with Switzerland.

Goalkeeper Victoria Esson was sent into attacking positions several times in this match.

New Zealand failed to break the 0-0 draw at the Women's World Cup on Sunday.

New Zealand became the first host nation to be eliminated from the tournament.

Switzerland won the group with a tie against New Zealand.

New Zealand controlled the tempo for long periods of the match and had chances to score.

Switzerland became one of two teams from Group A to reach the Round of 16.

The New Zealanders' failure to score completely ended their Women's World Cup campaign.

Switzerland will play either Spain or Japan from Group C.