FIFA Women’s World Cup
Adapted from The Vancouver Sun by Nila Gopaul
Reading by Corey Muench
Canada will host
the 2015 FIFA Women’s World Cup.
It wil be the seventh Women’s World Cup.
The event is from June 6 to July 5, 2015.
Over one million people will watch.
The games will be in six cities:
Vancouver, Edmonton, Winnipeg,
Ottawa, Montreal and Moncton.
Best women’s teams
From April 2013 to December 2014,
128 countries competed.
The top 24 countries will play this summer.
Canada’s women’s teamis ranked #8 in the world.
Canada’s men’s teamis ranked #114 in the world.
The best women’s team: Germany
The best men’s team: Germany
The first Women’s World Cup: 1991
The first Men’s World Cup: 1930
FIFA – The Fédération Internationale de Football Association