SheBelieves Cup

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SheBelieves Cup
SheBelieves Cup text logo.png
Founded2016
Number of teams4
Current championsFlag of England.svg  England (1st title)
Most successful team(s)Flag of the United States.svg  United States (2 titles)
Website Official website
Soccerball current event.svg 2019 SheBelieves Cup

The SheBelieves Cup is an invitational women's association football tournament held in the United States in late February or early March. In its first three years (2016, 2017 and 2018), it was contested by the same four teams: the United States, England, France, and Germany. In 2019 the tournament line up changed for the first time to Brazil, England, Japan and the United States. [1]

Womens association football association football when played by women

Women's association football, usually 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.

United States Federal republic in North America

The United States of America (USA), commonly known as the United States or America, is a country comprising 50 states, a federal district, five major self-governing territories, and various possessions. At 3.8 million sq mi (9.8 million km2), the United States is the world's third or fourth largest country by total area and is slightly smaller than the entire continent of Europe's 3.93 million sq mi (10.2 million km2). With a population of more than 327 million people, the U.S. is the third most populous country. Most of the country is located contiguously in North America between Canada and Mexico. The extremely diverse geography, climate, and wildlife of the United States make it one of the world's 17 megadiverse countries.

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

The United States women's national soccer team (USWNT) represents the United States in international women's soccer. The team is the most successful in international women's soccer, winning four Women's World Cup titles, four Olympic gold medals, eight CONCACAF Gold Cups, and the gold medal at the 1999 Pan American Games. It medaled in every World Cup and Olympic tournament in women's soccer history from 1991 to 2015, before being knocked out in the quarterfinal of the 2016 Summer Olympics. The team is governed by United States Soccer Federation and competes in CONCACAF.

Contents

Editions

Year
WinnerRunner-upThird placeFourth place
2016 Flag of the United States.svg
United States
Flag of Germany.svg
Germany
Flag of England.svg
England
Flag of France.svg
France
2017 Flag of France.svg
France
Flag of Germany.svg
Germany
Flag of England.svg
England
Flag of the United States.svg
United States
2018 Flag of the United States.svg
United States
Flag of England.svg
England
Flag of France.svg
France
Flag of Germany.svg
Germany
2019 Flag of England.svg
England
Flag of the United States.svg
United States
Flag of Japan.svg
Japan
Flag of Brazil.svg
Brazil

Statistics

All-time table

As of March 5, 2019

RankTeamTourn.PldWDLGFGADifWin %Pts
1Flag of the United States.svg  United States 4127321310+3058.3324
2Flag of England.svg  England 4124351613+3033.3315
3Flag of France.svg  France 39333108+2033.3312
4Flag of Germany.svg  Germany 39324710−3033.3311
5Flag of Japan.svg  Japan 1311156−1033.334
6Flag of Brazil.svg  Brazil 1300326−4000.000

Top goalscorers

As of March 5, 2019

RankNameTotal
1 Flag of England.svg Ellen White 4
2 Flag of France.svg Eugénie Le Sommer 3
Flag of the United States.svg Alex Morgan
Flag of the United States.svg Megan Rapinoe
5 Flag of England.svg Toni Duggan 2
Flag of England.svg Beth Mead
Flag of France.svg Camille Abily
Flag of Germany.svg Anja Mittag
Flag of Japan.svg Yuka Momiki
Flag of the United States.svg Tobin Heath

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