Group stage is now finished and we can review what happened in each group.
Great Britain tops the group by defeating Brazil in the final game. A big and unexpected upset as Brazil was of course one of the favourite. New Zealand finish 3rd with a win and Cameroon bottom with no points
Sweden tops the group with Japan level on point. Canada finish 3rd and South-Africa got a point off world champions Japan in special conditions.
A very straightforward group USA won 3 games France 2 North Korea 1 and Colombia none.
The top 2 from each group qualified plus the best 3rd place team :
Canada with 4 points and New Zealand with 3 points and 0 goal difference go through while North Korea, Cameroon, South Africa and Colombia go home.
Below is the knock-out stage program
Friday the 3rd
GB v Canada Coventry
USA v NZL Newcastle
Brasil v Japan Cardiff
Sweden v France Glagow
Monday the 6th
Sweden or France v Brasil or Japan Wembley
GB or Canada v USA or NZL Old Trafford
Thursday the 9th
Final at Wembley
The goalscoring table (as ranked by FIFA)
1. Tancredi Canada 4
2. Wambach USA 3
3. Houghton GB 3
4. Thomis France 2
5. Morgan USA 2