FIFA Women's World Cup - France 2019
FIFA Region
FIFA
Season
2019
Location
FIFA
Abbreviation
WWCUP

Summary

The 2019 FIFA Women's World Cup (WWCUP) will be held from 7 June 2019 to 7 July 2019 at various venues throughout France. Qualifying for this world cup started in 2016. First time participants included Iceland and Panama. This is the first women's world cup to use the video assistant referee (VAR) system.

After the Group Stage, all matches are "Knockout". If a match is tied after regulation time, two 15-minute overtime periods are played. If the match is still tied after overtime, a best of 5 penalty shoot-out is held. Group Stage tie breakers are (1) goal difference, (2) goals scored, (3) points obtained in match between tied teams, (4) goal difference in match between tied teams, (5) goals scored in match between tied teams, (6) Fair Play points, then (7) a drawing.

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2019 World Cup Participants
ConfederationTeams (7 Dec 2018 FIFA Ranking)
AFCAustralia (6), China PR (15), Japan (8), Korea Republic (14), Thailand (29)
CAFCameroon (46), Nigeria (39), South Africa (48)
CONCACAFCanada (5), Jamaica (53), United States (1)
CONMEBOLArgentina (36), Brazil (10), Chile (38)
OFCNew Zealand (19)
UEFAEngland (4), France (hosts) (3), Germany (2), Italy (16), Netherlands (7), Norway (13), Scotland (20), Spain (12), Sweden (9)

Competition Structure

Stage# TeamsNew Teams Entering This RoundTeams From Previous RoundFormat
Group2424None6 groups of 4 with 1 match against each team in group, top 2 teams in each group and top four 3rd place teams with most points (win = 3 pts, draw = 1 pt) advance
Round of 1616None5 winners from 4th Round8 Knockout matches
Quarterfinals8None8 winners from Round of 164 Knockout matches
Semifinals4None4 winners from Quarterfinals2 Knockout matches
Final2None2 winners from Semifinals1 Knockout match

Final

DateHome Status RoadVenue
Sun - 7 Jul 2019
 United States 20 NetherlandsGroupama Stadium

Semifinals

DateHome Status RoadVenue
Tue - 2 Jul 2019
 England 12 United StatesGroupama Stadium
Wed - 3 Jul 2019
 Netherlands 00 SwedenGroupama Stadium

Quarterfinals

DateHome Status RoadVenue
Thu - 27 Jun 2019
 Norway 03 EnglandStade Océane
Fri - 28 Jun 2019
 France 12 United StatesParc des Princes (Paris)
Sat - 29 Jun 2019
 Italy 02 NetherlandsStade du Hainaut
 Germany 12 SwedenRoazhon Park

Round of 16

DateHome Status RoadVenue
Sat - 22 Jun 2019
 Germany 30 NigeriaStade des Alpes
 Norway 11 AustraliaAllianz Riviera
 Norway advances on PKs (4-1) 
Sun - 23 Jun 2019
 England 30 CameroonStade du Hainaut
 France 21 BrazilStade Océane
Mon - 24 Jun 2019
 Spain 12 United StatesStade Auguste Delaune II
 Sweden 10 CanadaParc des Princes (Paris)
Tue - 25 Jun 2019
 Italy 20 China PRStade de la Mosson
 Netherlands 21 JapanRoazhon Park

Group Stage

 Group ALeagueHomeRoad
POSMPW - D - LPTSCPTSGFGAGDMPW - D - LPTSGFGAGDMPW - D - LPTSGFGAGD
1France 33 -0-09-71622 -0-0661511 -0-03101
2Norway 32 -0-16-63311 -0-0330321 -0-13330
3Nigeria 31 -0-23-24-221 -0-1321110 -0-1003-3
4Korea Republic 30 -0-30-18-710 -0-1012-120 -0-2006-6
Round of 16
DateHome Status RoadVenue
07.06.19France 40 Korea RepublicParc des Princes (Paris)
08.06.19Norway 30 NigeriaStade Auguste Delaune II
12.06.19Nigeria 20 Korea RepublicStade des Alpes
 France 21 NorwayAllianz Riviera
17.06.19Korea Republic 12 NorwayStade Auguste Delaune II
 Nigeria 01 FranceRoazhon Park
 Group BLeagueHomeRoad
POSMPW - D - LPTSCPTSGFGAGDMPW - D - LPTSGFGAGDMPW - D - LPTSGFGAGD
1Germany 33 -0-09-60622 -0-0620211 -0-03404
2Spain 31 -1-14-32111 -0-0331220 -1-1101-1
3China PR 31 -1-14-11010 -1-0100021 -0-13110
4South Africa 30 -0-30-18-720 -0-2005-510 -0-1013-2
Round of 16
DateHome Status RoadVenue
08.06.19Germany 10 China PRRoazhon Park
 Spain 31 South AfricaStade Océane
12.06.19Germany 10 SpainStade du Hainaut
13.06.19South Africa 01 China PRParc des Princes (Paris)
17.06.19China PR 00 SpainStade Océane
 South Africa 04 GermanyStade de la Mosson
 Group CLeagueHomeRoad
POSMPW - D - LPTSCPTSGFGAGDMPW - D - LPTSGFGAGDMPW - D - LPTSGFGAGD
1Italy 32 -0-16-72510 -0-1001-122 -0-06716
2Australia 32 -0-16-85321 -0-1344011 -0-03413
3Brazil 32 -0-16-63311 -0-0330321 -0-13330
4Jamaica 30 -0-30-112-1120 -0-2019-810 -0-1003-3
Round of 16
DateHome Status RoadVenue
09.06.19Australia 12 ItalyStade du Hainaut
 Brazil 30 JamaicaStade des Alpes
13.06.19Australia 32 BrazilStade de la Mosson
14.06.19Jamaica 05 ItalyStade Auguste Delaune II
18.06.19Jamaica 14 AustraliaStade des Alpes
 Italy 01 BrazilStade du Hainaut
 Group DLeagueHomeRoad
POSMPW - D - LPTSCPTSGFGAGDMPW - D - LPTSGFGAGDMPW - D - LPTSGFGAGD
1England 33 -0-09-51422 -0-0631211 -0-03202
2Japan 31 -1-14-23-121 -0-1323-110 -1-01000
3Argentina 30 -2-12-34-110 -1-0100020 -1-1134-1
4Scotland 30 -1-21-57-210 -1-0133020 -0-2024-2
Round of 16
DateHome Status RoadVenue
09.06.19England 21 ScotlandAllianz Riviera
10.06.19Argentina 00 JapanParc des Princes (Paris)
14.06.19Japan 21 ScotlandRoazhon Park
 England 10 ArgentinaStade Océane
19.06.19Japan 02 EnglandAllianz Riviera
 Scotland 33 ArgentinaParc des Princes (Paris)
 Group ELeagueHomeRoad
POSMPW - D - LPTSCPTSGFGAGDMPW - D - LPTSGFGAGDMPW - D - LPTSGFGAGD
1Netherlands 33 -0-09-62422 -0-0652311 -0-03101
2Canada 32 -0-16-42222 -0-0630310 -0-1012-1
3Cameroon 31 -0-23-35-211 -0-0321120 -0-2014-3
4New Zealand 30 -0-30-15-410 -0-1001-120 -0-2014-3
Round of 16
DateHome Status RoadVenue
10.06.19Canada 10 CameroonStade de la Mosson
11.06.19New Zealand 01 NetherlandsStade Océane
15.06.19Netherlands 31 CameroonStade du Hainaut
 Canada 20 New ZealandStade des Alpes
20.06.19Netherlands 21 CanadaStade Auguste Delaune II
 Cameroon 21 New ZealandStade de la Mosson
 Group FLeagueHomeRoad
POSMPW - D - LPTSCPTSGFGAGDMPW - D - LPTSGFGAGDMPW - D - LPTSGFGAGD
1United States 33 -0-09-1801822 -0-061601611 -0-03202
2Sweden 32 -0-16-73421 -0-1353211 -0-03202
3Chile 31 -0-23-25-310 -0-1002-221 -0-1323-1
4Thailand 30 -0-30-120-1910 -0-1002-220 -0-20118-17
Round of 16
DateHome Status RoadVenue
11.06.19Chile 02 SwedenRoazhon Park
 United States 130 ThailandStade Auguste Delaune II
16.06.19Sweden 51 ThailandAllianz Riviera
 United States 30 ChileParc des Princes (Paris)
20.06.19Sweden 02 United StatesStade Océane
 Thailand 02 ChileRoazhon Park