2007 FIFA Women's World Cup

2007 edition of the FIFA Women's World Cup

The 2007 FIFA Women's World Cup was the fifth FIFA Women's World Cup and it took place in China. The winners were Germany.[1]

2007 FIFA Women's World Cup
Tournament details
Host countryChina
Dates10 – 30 September
Teams16
Venue(s)5 (in 5 host cities)
Final positions
Champions Germany (2nd title)
Runners-up Brazil
Third place United States
Fourth place Norway
Tournament statistics
Matches played32
Goals scored111 (3.47 per match)
Attendance1,156,955 (36,155 per match)
Top scorer(s)Brazil Marta (7 goals)
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2011

Group stageEdit

Key to colours in group tables
Team advanced to the Round of 16
Team advanced or got eliminated

Group AEdit

Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
  Germany 3 2 1 0 13 0 +13 7
  England 3 1 2 0 8 3 +5 5
  Japan 3 1 1 1 3 4 –1 4
  Argentina 3 0 0 3 1 18 –17 0

Group BEdit

Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
  United States 3 2 1 0 5 2 +3 7
  North Korea 3 1 1 1 5 4 +1 4
  Sweden 3 1 1 1 3 4 –1 4
  Nigeria 3 0 1 2 1 4 –3 1

Group CEdit

Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
  Norway 3 2 1 0 10 4 +6 7
  Australia 3 1 2 0 7 4 +3 5
  Canada 3 1 1 1 7 4 +3 4
  Ghana 3 0 0 3 3 15 –12 0

Group DEdit

Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
  Brazil 3 3 0 0 10 0 +10 9
  China PR 3 2 0 1 5 6 –1 6
  Denmark 3 1 0 2 4 4 0 3
  New Zealand 3 0 0 3 0 9 –9 0

Knockout stageEdit

Quarter-finals Semi-finals Final
                   
September 22 — Wuhan        
    Germany   3
September 26 — Tianjin
    North Korea   0  
    Germany   3
September 23 — Wuhan
      Norway   0  
    Norway   1
September 30 — Shanghai
    China PR   0  
    Germany   2
September 22 — Tianjin
      Brazil   0
    United States   3
September 27 — Hangzhou
    England   0  
    United States   0
September 23 — Tianjin
      Brazil   4  
    Brazil   3
    Australia   2  

Third place matchEdit

30 September 2007
17:00
Norway   1 – 4   United States Hongkou Stadium, Shanghai
Attendance: 32,068
Referee: Gyöngyi Gaál (Hungary)
R. Gulbrandsen   63' Report Wambach   30'46'
Chalupny   58'
O'Reilly   59'

FinalEdit

30 September 2007
20:00
Germany   2 – 0   Brazil Hongkou Stadium, Shanghai
Attendance: 31,000
Referee: Tammy Ogston (Australia)
Prinz   52'
Laudehr   86'
Report

Goal scorersEdit

7 goalsEdit

6 goalsEdit

5 goalsEdit

4 goalsEdit

3 goalsEdit

2 goalsEdit

1 goalEdit

Own goalEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. FIFA.com. "FIFA Women's World Cup China 2007". FIFA.com.