2019 FIFA Women’s World Cup: The FIFA Women’s World Cup 2019 (Coupe du Monde Féminine de la Fédération 2019, in French) is the eighth edition of the most important women’s tournament in the world. This tournament is being held in France from June 7 to July 7, the first time this sporting event is held in that country. As an antecedent to this event, France organized the U-20 Women’s World Cup in 2018.
2019 FIFA Women’s World Cup: Approximately 130 federations affiliated to FIFA participated, through their representative teams, of the qualifying process that determined the 24 teams that will participate in the tournament, including the host, which qualifies automatically. The championship will be organized in two phases: in the first, six groups of four teams will be formed each, advancing to the next round the two best of each group and the best four third places. The sixteen qualifiers would face each other in qualifying matches, until they reached the two teams that played the final, at the Stade des Lumières in Lyon.
It will be the first Women’s World Cup in which the VAR will be implemented after the men’s world cup of 2018.