1994 Algarve Cup

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1994 Algarve Cup
Tournament details
Host countryPortugal
Teams6 (from 2 confederations)
Final positions
Champions Norway (1st title)
Runners-up United States
Third place Sweden
Tournament statistics
Matches played9
Goals scored27 (3 per match)
Top scorer(s)Norway Ann Kristin Aarønes
(5 goals)
Best player(s)Norway Ann Kristin Aarønes

The 1994 Algarve Cup was the inaugural edition of the Algarve Cup, an invitational women's association football tournament. It took place between 16 and 20 March 1994 in Portugal with Norway winning the event, defeating the USA, 1-0 in the final game. Sweden ended up third defeating Denmark, 1-0, in the game for third prize.[1]

References[change | change source]

  1. "Damerna vann bronsmatch" (in Swedish). Dagens nyheter. 20 March 1994. Retrieved 2 February 2017.