Four Nations Tournament (women's football)

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Four Nations Tournament
Statusactive
Genresports event
Date(s)January–February
Frequencyannual
Country China
Inaugurated1998 (1998)

The Four Nations Tournament is an invitational women's football tournament taking place in various cities of China since 1998. Since 2002, it has been held every year except for 2010. United States, Norway, China, North Korea, and Canada are the only winners of various editions of this tournament. The United States and China has been the most successful, winning seven editions of the tournament.

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United States womens national soccer team womens national association football team representing the United States

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Norway womens national football team womens national association football team representing Norway

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Contents

Results

YearHostWinnerRunner-upThird PlaceFourth Place
1998
Details
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Guangzhou
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United States
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Norway
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China PR
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Sweden
2002
Details
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Guangzhou
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Norway
Flag of Germany.svg
Germany
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United States
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China PR
2003
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Yiwu, Wuhan, Shanghai
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United States
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China PR
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Germany
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Norway
2004
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Shenzhen
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United States
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China PR
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Sweden
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Canada
2005
Details
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Quanzhou
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China PR
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Australia
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Germany
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Russia
2006
Details
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Guangzhou
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United States
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China PR
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France
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Norway
2007
Details
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Guangzhou
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United States
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China PR
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Germany
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England
2008
Details
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Guangzhou
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United States
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China PR
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Canada
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Finland
2009
Details
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Guangzhou
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China PR
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Korea Republic
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Finland
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New Zealand
2011
Details
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Chongqing
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United States
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Canada
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Sweden
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China PR
2012
Details
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Chongqing
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North Korea
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China PR
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South Korea
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Mexico
2013
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Chongqing
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Norway
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Canada
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China PR
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Korea Republic
2014
Details
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Chongqing
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China PR
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North Korea
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Mexico
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New Zealand
2015
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Shenzhen
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Canada
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South Korea
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Mexico
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China PR
2016
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Shenzhen
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China PR
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Mexico
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South Korea
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Vietnam
2017
Details
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Foshan
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China PR
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Thailand
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Ukraine
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Myanmar
2018
Details
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Foshan
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China PR
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Thailand
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Colombia
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Vietnam
2019
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Meizhou
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China PR
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South Korea
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Nigeria
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Romania

Statistics

Performance by team

TeamAppearanceFirstSecondThirdFourth
Flag of the People's Republic of China.svg  China PR 187623
Flag of the United States.svg  United States 87010
Flag of Norway.svg  Norway 52102
Flag of Canada (Pantone).svg  Canada 51211
Flag of North Korea.svg  North Korea 21100
Flag of South Korea.svg  South Korea 60321
Flag of Thailand.svg  Thailand 20200
Flag of Germany.svg  Germany 40130
Flag of Mexico.svg  Mexico 40121
Flag of Australia (converted).svg  Australia 10100
Flag of Sweden.svg  Sweden 30021
Flag of Finland.svg  Finland 20011
Flag of France.svg  France 10010
Flag of Ukraine.svg  Ukraine 10010
Flag of Colombia.svg  Colombia 10010
Flag of Nigeria.svg  Nigeria 10010
Flag of New Zealand.svg  New Zealand 20002
Flag of Vietnam.svg  Vietnam 20002
Flag of England.svg  England 10001
Flag of Russia.svg  Russia 10001
Flag of Myanmar.svg  Myanmar 10001
Flag of Romania.svg  Romania 10001
Total (22 teams)7218181818

General statistics

As 2018

RankTeamPartPldWDLGFGADifPts
1Flag of the People's Republic of China.svg  China PR 17512612137838+4090
2Flag of the United States.svg  United States 82416533910+2951
3Flag of South Korea.svg  South Korea 5157172521+422
4Flag of Norway.svg  Norway 5156451921-222
5Flag of Canada (Pantone).svg  Canada 5156361622-621
6Flag of Germany.svg  Germany 41236397+215
7Flag of North Korea.svg  North Korea 2641151+413
8Flag of Mexico.svg  Mexico 5153271015-511
9Flag of Thailand.svg  Thailand 2631285+310
10Flag of Sweden.svg  Sweden 392161019-97
11Flag of Australia (converted).svg  Australia 1320163+36
12Flag of Colombia.svg  Colombia 131113304
13Flag of Finland.svg  Finland 26114412-84
14Flag of France.svg  France 130302203
15Flag of Ukraine.svg  Ukraine 1310246-23
16Flag of England.svg  England 1302113-22
17Flag of Russia.svg  Russia 1300319-80
18Flag of Myanmar.svg  Myanmar 1300309-90
19Flag of New Zealand.svg  New Zealand 26006416-120
20Flag of Vietnam.svg  Vietnam 26006022-220

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