FIFA Women's World Cup Knockout Phase Round 1: Recap and Quarterfinals Matchups
And Then There Were 8
In the first elimination round of the 2019 FIFA Women's World Cup, we saw Swedish Snipes, and a valiant effort from the Spaniards. England continued its dominance and faces a young Norway team in the Quarterfinals.
Alex Morgan leads the World Cup with 5 goals scored. She's also been assisted by teammate Megan Rapnioe's stellar play out on the wing. France is an interesting matchup for Team USA because of Amandine Henry's ability to close games in sticky situations.
France is riding a wave of energy leading them into their quarterfinals matchup against Team USA.
Tune in June 28 to witness the battle!
Knockout Phase Round 1 Results:
England 3 - Cameroon 0
Norway 1 - Australia 1 (Norway Wins Penalties 4-1)
France 2 - Brazil 1
USA 2 - Spain 1
Italy 2 - China PR 0
Netherlands 2 - Japan 1
Germany 3 - Nigeria 0
Sweden 1 - Canada 0
England VS Norway June 27
France VS USA June 28
Italy VS Netherlands June 29
Germany VS Sweden June 29