2015 FIFA Women's World Cup Final
United States players celebrate after lifting the trophy.
|Event||2015 FIFA Women's World Cup|
|Date||5 July 2015|
|Venue||BC Place, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada|
|Referee||Kateryna Monzul (Ukraine)|
25 °C (77 °F)
The 2015 FIFA Women's World Cup Final was the final game of the women's soccer tournament to determine the winners of the 2015 FIFA Women's World Cup, It took place on July 5, 2015 at BC Place, in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. It was played between Japan and the United States, this was also a rematch of the 2011 final which Japan won on penalties. The United States won 5–2, winning its first title in sixteen years and becoming the first team to win three Women's World Cup finals.
Road to the final[change | change source]
|Colombia||2–0||Round of 16||Netherlands||2–1|
Match[change | change source]
Details[change | change source]
|5 July 2015
16:00 PDT (UTC−7)
|United States||5–2||Japan||BC Place, Vancouver|
Referee: Kateryna Monzul (Ukraine)
|Lloyd 3', 5', 16'
Johnston 52' (o.g.)
Player of the Match:
Statistics[change | change source]
References[change | change source]
- "FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015 – Matches – USA-Japan: Match Facts". FIFA.com. 5 July 2015. Retrieved 6 July 2015.
- "Women's World Cup final: Japan beat USA on penalties". BBC Sport. 2011-07-17. Retrieved 2018-07-26.
- "Women's World Cup: USA 5-2 Japan". BBC Sport. 2015-07-06. Retrieved 2018-07-26.
- "Tactical Line-up – United States-Japan" (PDF). FIFA.com. Fédération Internationale de Football Association. 5 July 2015. Retrieved 5 July 2015.
- "Final match report – Half time" (PDF). FIFA. Retrieved 6 July 2015.
- "Final match report" (PDF). FIFA. Retrieved 6 July 2015.