FIFA Women’s World Cup Final
July 7, 2019 -- The United States and the Netherlands contest the FIFA Women’s World Cup final at the Stade de Lyon in France. The United States are the reigning champions and are aiming to lift a fourth World Cup trophy, while the talented young Dutch team, led by all-time leading goalscorer Vivianne Miedema, are looking to win successive titles after their victory in the European Championships.
The 2019 FIFA Women’s World Cup showcases the remarkable rise in popularity in the women’s game, with increased participation numbers and steady growth of supporter bases.
France 2019 is the eighth Women’s World Cup since the competition was launched in 1991. The United States were victorious in 1991, 1999 and 2015. Three other nations have been crowned World Champions: Germany (2003, 2007), Norway (1995) and Japan (2011).
The Final concludes a tournament of 52 matches played at 9 venues over four weeks.