Cup of Nations (women's football)

Last updated
Cup of Nations
Founded2019
Number of teams4
Current championsFlag of Australia (converted).svg  Australia (1st title)
Most successful team(s)Flag of Australia (converted).svg  Australia (1 title)
Website Official website
Soccerball current event.svg 2019 Cup of Nations

The Cup of Nations is an invitational women's association football tournament held early in the year in Australia. In the first edition (in 2019), it was contested by Australia, Argentina, South Korea, and New Zealand. [1]

Womens association football association football when played by women

Women's association football, also commonly known as women's football or women's soccer is the most prominent team sport played by women around the globe. It is played at the professional level in numerous countries throughout the world and 176 national teams participate internationally.

Australia womens national soccer team womens national association football team representing Australia

The Australian women's national soccer team is overseen by the governing body for soccer in Australia, Football Federation Australia (FFA), which is currently a member of the Asian Football Confederation (AFC) and the regional ASEAN Football Federation (AFF) since leaving the Oceania Football Confederation (OFC) in 2006. The team's official nickname is the Matildas, having been known as the Female Socceroos before 1995.

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Contents

Editions

Year
WinnerRunner-upThird placeFourth place
2019 Flag of Australia (converted).svg
Australia
Flag of South Korea.svg
South Korea
Flag of New Zealand.svg
New Zealand
Flag of Argentina.svg
Argentina
2020

Statistics

All-time table

As after Australia vs Argentina, March 6, 2019

RankTeamTourn.PldWDLGFGADifPts
1Flag of Australia (converted).svg  Australia 1330091+89
2Flag of South Korea.svg  South Korea 1320184+46
3Flag of New Zealand.svg  New Zealand 1310224-23
4Flag of Argentina.svg  Argentina 13003010−100

Top goalscorers

As after Australia vs Argentina, March 6, 2019

RankNameTotal
1 Flag of South Korea.svg Ji So-yun 4
2 Flag of Australia (converted).svg Samantha Kerr 3
3 Flag of Australia (converted).svg Emily Gielnik 2
Flag of South Korea.svg Moon Mi-ra
4 Flag of Australia (converted).svg Alanna Kennedy 1
Flag of Australia (converted).svg Caitlin Foord
Flag of Australia (converted).svg Hayley Raso
Flag of Australia (converted).svg Lisa De Vanna
Flag of New Zealand.svg CJ Bott
Flag of New Zealand.svg Katie Rood
Flag of South Korea.svg Lee So-dam
Flag of South Korea.svg Son Hwa-yeon

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References

  1. "FFA to host inaugural 'Cup of Nations' ahead of FIFA Women's World Cup France 2019™". Football Federation Australia. 18 December 2018.