Fifa Women’s World Cup: knockout phase opens today
After an entertaining group stage filled with goals and VAR drama, the Women’s World Cup is entering to it’s knockout rounds.
Five teams advanced through with perfect records as England, Germany, the Netherlands, the United States and tournament host France won three games out of three.
Norway, Italy, Australia, Brazil, Canada and Sweden progressed with six points, meanwhile, and they will be joined in the last 16 by Spain, China, Nigeria, Japan and Cameroon.
New phase. New ball.
Introducing Tricolore 19 – the Official Match Ball for the #FIFAWWC knock-outs!@adidasfootball pic.twitter.com/JqkQ8hqCN6
— FIFA Women's World Cup (@FIFAWWC) June 21, 2019
Round of 16 schedule
Saturday, June 22
Germany vs. Nigeria
Norway vs. Australia
Sunday, June 23
England vs. Cameroon
France vs. Brazil
19 – Thailand have now conceded 19 goals at the 2019 Women’s World Cup; the most by a team in a single tournament in the competition’s history. Susceptible. #FIFAWWC #THACHI pic.twitter.com/PR9fHfc7K0
— OptaJoe (@OptaJoe) June 20, 2019
Monday, June 24
Spain vs. United States
Sweden vs. Canada
Tuesday, June 25
Italy vs. China
Netherlands vs. Japan
All roads lead to Lyon…#FIFAWWC pic.twitter.com/lxFg361Upf
— FIFA Women's World Cup (@FIFAWWC) June 20, 2019