WOMEN'S WORLD CUP: ALL YOU NEED TO KNOW!

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Thought footy was over ‘til August? WRONG! The best female footballers on the planet are heading to Canada hoping to get their hands on the biggest prize of them all!

WHO?

24 teams spread across six groups. Eight of the tournament’s teams are competing in their first ever World Cup!

WHERE?

All the action will take place in six cities across Canada: Vancouver, Edmonton, Winnipeg Ottawa, Montreal and Moncton!

WHEN?

The competition kicked off on 6 June and the final takes place 5 July. Canada beat China 1-0 in the opener and England kick off tonight!

WHEN ARE ENGLAND’S GROUP GAMES?

9 June, v France, 6pm GMT, Moncton

13 June, v Mexico, 9pm GMT, Moncton

17 June, v Colombia, 9pm GMT, Montreal

HOW CAN WE KEEP UP WITH THE ACTION?

All of England's games will be shown live on the BBC. You can watch all the other Women's World Cup matches on the BBC Sport website, plus there’s full radio commentary of every England game on BBC Radio 5 live and you can even set up goal alerts using the BBC Sport app!

WHO’S GOING TO WIN!

Japan are current holders, but we think either the USA or world number one team Germany have the best chance in Canada!

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