Women’s WC: Nigeria to Take on Germany in Round of 16

Nigeria Secures a Spot in the Knockout Round and Next Game is Against Germany

The group stage at the 2019 FIFA Women’s World Cup in France is complete. The field narrowed from 24 teams to 16 after each nation played three games.

All of the usual contenders advanced to the round of 16, including the United States women’s national team, France, England and Germany. USA started its title defence with easy wins over Thailand and Chile, and the squad closed out the group stage with a 2-0 victory over Sweden on Thursday to win Group F.

Round of 16 schedule

Saturday, June 22
Germany vs. Nigeria
Norway vs. Australia

Sunday, June 23
England vs. Cameroon
France vs. Brazil

Monday, June 24
Spain vs. United States
Sweden vs. Canada

Tuesday, June 25
Italy vs. China
Netherlands vs. Japan