FIFA Women's World Cup

Association football competition for women's national teams

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The FIFA Women's World Cup is an international football competition contested by the senior women's national teams of the members of Fédération Internationale de Football Association (FIFA), the sport's international governing body. The competition has been held every four years since 1991, when the inaugural tournament, then called the FIFA Women's World Championship, was held in China.

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The Netherlands reached the women's World Cup quarter-finals for the first time when Lieke Martens' last-gasp penalty earned them a 2-1 victory against Japan on..
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Watch the best bits from day 18 of the Women's World Cup, as Italy defeat China and Netherlands scrape past an unfortunate Japan in the last 16.
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Lieke Martens' late penalty sends the Netherlands into the Women's World Cup quarter-finals at the expense of Japan.
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Lieke Martens' last-minute penalty sends Netherlands through to the quarter-finals in a breathless match against Japan in Rennes.
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Yui Hasegawa finishes off a magnificent Japan move to level the scores against Netherlands in their last 16 match in Rennes.
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Lieke Martens' cheeky finish nutmegs a defender to give Netherlands the lead in their last 16 match against Japan in Rennes.
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Lieke Martens' cheeky finish nutmegs a defender to give Netherlands the lead in their last 16 match against Japan in Rennes.
9 hours ago • BBC News
Italy book their place in the Women's World Cup quarter-finals with a goal in each half against China in Montpellier.
10 hours ago • BBC News
Aurora Galli's long-range effort gives Italy a 2-0 lead over China in their last 16 match in Montpellier.
11 hours ago • BBC News
Value for money, goals per game and time wasting... how do women compare with men?
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Megan Rapinoe scored a brace of penalties as holders the United States beat Spain on Monday to march on to a mouthwatering quarter-final against hosts France at..
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Watch the best bits from day 17 of the Women's World Cup, as pre-tournament favourites USA go through but neighbours Canada are beaten by Sweden in the last 16.
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Here’s what you need to know at the end of the day.
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Megan Rapinoe expects "tons of media" attention when holders the United States face hosts France in the Women's World Cup quarter-finals.
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Hedvig Lindahl makes a 'fine' save to deny Janine Beckie from the penalty spot and preserve Sweden's lead in their World Cup last 16 tie against Canada in Paris.
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The United States needed two Megan Rapinoe penalties, one of them controversially confirmed after a lengthy VAR review, to beat Spain 2-1 on Monday and set up a..
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Megan Rapinoe scores the winner from the penalty spot for the USA in their World Cup last 16 tie against Spain in Reims.
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Jenni Hermoso scores the equaliser as Spain capitalise on 'dreadful error' in their World Cup last 16 tie against USA in Reims.
2 days ago • BBC News
Fifa says it is "currently looking into" Cameroon's behaviour during their Women's World Cup defeat by England.
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The head of women’s soccer in Africa wants Cameroon to face punishment for the conduct of players in the Women’s World Cup loss to England.
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The U.S. women's soccer team enters the knockout rounds Monday at the World Cup in France. The defending champions will take on Spain. The tournament is..
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A record-breaking peak UK TV audience of 6.9m watched England's 3-0 victory over Cameroon in the World Cup last 16 on Sunday.
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Iran, Turkey, Women's World Cup: Here’s what you need to know.
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England will face Norway with confidence after progressing from one of the more remarkable games of any World Cup against Cameroon in the last 16.
2 days ago • BBC News
FIFA says Cameroon fans who moved close to the coaches during the Women's World Cup game against England forced stewards to move some spectators into a..
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Watch all the action and all the goals from day 16 of the Women's World Cup including England's dramatic game against Cameroon and France's extra-time win over..
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Women's World Cup hosts France survived a scare to beat Brazil 2-1 in extra time and reach the quarterfinals on Sunday as captain Amandine Henry scored a..
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France captain Amandine Henry came to the rescue as the hosts scraped into the women's World Cup quarter-finals with a 2-1 win against Brazil after extra time,..
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Hosts France beat Brazil 2-1 to reach the Women's World Cup quarter-finals in another game dominated by video assistant referee decisions.
2 days ago • BBC News
England boss Phil Neville said his side's last-16 win over Cameroon in the Women's World Cup "didn't feel like football".
2 days ago • BBC News
Sweden's players will "empty every carbohydrate" in their bodies in Monday's Women's World Cup last-16 tie against Canada, says head coach Peter Gerhardsson.
2 days ago • BBC News
England boss Phil Neville said his side's last-16 win over Cameroon in the Women's World Cup "didn't feel like football".
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Steph Houghton scored on a rare free kick to set England on its way to a 3-0 victory over Cameroon on Sunday, clinching a place in the Women's World Cup..
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Phil Neville was less than impressed with the behaviour of Cameroon as England booked their place in the quarter-finals of the Women's World Cup with a 3-0..
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Incredible scenes as Cameroon temporarily halt play after England's second goal is given following a VAR review in their World Cup last 16 tie in Valenciennes.
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Ellen White doubles England's advantage against Cameroon after having a goal ruled out for offside overturned by VAR in the World Cup quarter-finals.
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Steph Houghton fires England into the lead from an indirect free-kick in the penalty area against Cameroon in the World Cup quarter-finals.
3 days ago • BBC News
Alex Morgan and Julie Ertz are fit for Monday's last-16 Women's World Cup game against Spain in Reims, says USA head coach Jill Ellis.
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Thousands of football fans will descend on the French port city of Le Havre this week as it prepares to host a quarter-final match of the Women’s Football..
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African champions, the Super Falcons of Nigeria were eliminated from the 8th FIFA Women’s World Cup finals on Saturday after a three-goal defeat to two –time..
3 days ago • WorldNews
England manager Phil Neville says football needs to "take stock" of where it is going after VAR controversy at Women's World Cup.
3 days ago • BBC News
Watch all the action from day 15 of the Women's World Cup including a dramatic late equaliser for Australia against Norway which sent the game to extra-time and..
3 days ago • BBC News
The Matildas' FIFA Women's World Cup dream is over after a heartbreaking 4-1 penalty shootout loss to Norway in Nice.
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Watch the shootout as Norway beat Australia 4-1 on penalties to advance to the quarter-finals in Nice.
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The Matildas' FIFA Women's World Cup dream is over after a heartbreaking 4-1 penalty shootout loss to Norway in Nice.
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Germany became the first team to reach the quarter-finals Saturday with a decisive win over Nigeria, while Norway finally edged out Australia in penalties.
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Ingrid Systad Engen hits the winning penalty as Norway beat Australia 4-1 in a shootout to reach the Women's World Cup quarter-finals.
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The Matildas have had a heartbreaking end to the FIFA Women's World Cup, beaten 4-1 in the penalty shootout against Norway. Earlier Elise Kellond-Knight drew the..
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Elise Kellond-Knight's corner sneaks through a crowd in the box to find the bottom corner as Australia score a late equaliser against Norway in Nice.
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Karina Saevik's superb pass and Isabell Herlovsen's cool finish give Norway the lead against Australia in Nice.
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Phil Neville says Cameroon will pose a threat his England team "has not experienced" in their last-16 Women's World Cup game on Sunday.
3 days ago • BBC News
Phil Neville says Cameroon will pose a threat his England team "has not experienced" in their last-16 Women's World Cup game on Sunday.
3 days ago • BBC News
Former England internationals Casey Stoney and Laura Bassett express their frustrations at the use of VAR at the Women's World Cup.
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Double champions Germany, inspired by skipper Alexandra Popp, continued their unbeaten run at the women’s World Cup by beating Nigeria 3-0 to qualify for the..
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Much of the attention on the United States rightly goes to its prolific offense, especially after that 13-goal game to open the Women's World Cup
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Double champions Germany, inspired by skipper Alexandra Popp, continued their unbeaten run at the women’s World Cup by beating Nigeria 3-0 to qualify for the..
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Double champions Germany continued their unbeaten run at the women’s World Cup when they beat Nigeria 3-0 to qualify for the quarter-finals on Saturday.
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Rasheedat Ajibade's misplaced backpass puts Lea Schuller through to put Germany 3-0 up against Nigeria in Grenoble.
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Germany advanced to the Women's World Cup quarterfinals for the eighth straight time, beating African champion Nigeria 3-0
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VAR once again has a major influence at the Women's World Cup as Germany beat Nigeria 3-0 to reach the last eight.
3 days ago • BBC News
Hosts France are still favourites to lift the Women's World Cup trophy in Lyon, despite potentially meeting USA in quarter-finals.
4 days ago • BBC News
Trump to appear on 'Meet the Press' for first time as president, the 2019 BET Awards, the Women's World Cup Round of 16 and more things to start your weekend..
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With the group stages over, we're heading for the knockout rounds at the Women's World Cup in France. Alex Scott picks five players to watch.
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SportsPulse: The USWNT coasted through the group stage but the knockout stage is a whole different beast. Win or go home. First up: Spain.
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The U.S. won its group in the Women's World Cup by defeating Sweden 2-0. It had been billed as a grudge match because Sweden knocked the U.S. out of the 2016..
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This week, FRANCE 24 explored the aftermath of the Notre Dame cathedral fire, caught football fever over the Women’s World Cup in France and the Africa Cup of..
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Watch the heroics of Karen Bardsley, Lee Alexander and Christiane Endler in a compilation of the best saves from the group stages of the 2019 Women's World Cup.
5 days ago • BBC News
Before the Matildas take on Norway in Nice on Sunday morning, the women may want to check out this important analysis.
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Your guide to this summer's Fifa Women's World Cup fixtures, including BBC coverage details.
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SportsPulse: USA TODAY Sports' Nancy Armour breaks down the USWNT's dominant win over Sweden in the final group game that should put the rest of the world on..
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Watch all the goals and late drama from an enthralling final day of the groups stages at the Women's World Cup.
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