Today the draw to the 2015 FIFA Women’s World Cup was made. The tournament is played in Canada 6th of June – 5th of July. 24 teams participates in 6 groups:
The group stage is played 6th – 7th of June and the round of 16 is played 20-21st. The quarterfinals are played 26-27th of June and semifinals 30th of June-1st of July. 4th of July is the time for the bronze medal game while the final is played the day after, 5th of July.
The two best teams from each group will make it to the playoffs together with the 4 best third-placed teams.
Japan won the 2011 World Cup
In 2011 Japan won the World Cup after beating USA in a dramatic final game. Sweden won the bronze medal. USA and Sweden is drawn in group D which seems to be a hornest nest with four good teams.