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1999 FIFA Women's World Cup
FIFA Women's World Cup USA '99
The logo of the 1999 FIFA Women's World Cup
Tournament logo
Tournament details
Host country United States
Dates 19 June – 10 July
Teams 16
Venue(s) 8 (in 8 host cities)
Final positions
Champions Flag of the United States.svg United States (2nd title)
Runners-up Flag of the People's Republic of China.svg China PR
Third place Flag of Brazil.svg Brazil
Fourth place Flag of Norway.svg Norway
Tournament statistics
Matches played 32
Goals scored 123 (3.84 per match)
Attendance 1,194,215 (37,319 per match)
Top scorer(s) Sissi
Sun Wen
(7 goals each)
Best player Sun Wen
Fair play award Flag of the People's Republic of China.svg China PR
1995
2003

1999 FIFA Women's World Cup was held in United States from 19 June to 10 July.

Results

Group stage

Group A

Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
Flag of the United States.svg United States 3 3 0 0 13 1 +12 9
Flag of Nigeria.svg Nigeria 3 2 0 1 5 8 -3 6
Flag of North Korea.svg Korea DPR 3 1 0 2 4 6 -2 3
Flag of Denmark.svg Denmark 3 0 0 3 1 8 -7 0

Group B

Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
Flag of Brazil.svg Brazil 3 2 1 0 12 4 +8 7
Flag of Germany.svg Germany 3 1 2 0 10 4 +6 5
Flag of Italy.svg Italy 3 1 1 1 3 3 0 4
Flag of Mexico.svg Mexico 3 0 0 3 1 15 -14 0

Group C

Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
Flag of Norway.svg Norway 3 3 0 0 13 2 +11 9
Flag of Russia.svg Russia 3 2 0 1 10 3 +7 6
Flag of Canada.svg Canada 3 0 1 2 3 12 -9 1
Flag of Japan.svg Japan 3 0 1 2 1 10 -9 1

Group D

Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
Flag of the People's Republic of China.svg China PR 3 3 0 0 12 2 +10 9
Flag of Sweden.svg Sweden 3 2 0 1 6 3 +3 6
Flag of Australia.svg Australia 3 0 1 2 3 7 -4 1
Flag of Ghana.svg Ghana 3 0 1 2 1 10 -9 1

Knockout stage

Quarter-finals Semi-finals Final
                   
       
 Flag of the United States.svg United States  3
 Flag of Germany.svg Germany  2  
 Flag of the United States.svg United States  2
   Flag of Brazil.svg Brazil  0  
 Flag of Brazil.svg Brazil  4
 Flag of Nigeria.svg Nigeria  3  
 Flag of the United States.svg United States  0 (5)
   Flag of the People's Republic of China.svg China PR  0 (4)
 Flag of Norway.svg Norway  3
 Flag of Sweden.svg Sweden  1  
 Flag of Norway.svg Norway  0 Third place
   Flag of the People's Republic of China.svg China PR  5  
 Flag of the People's Republic of China.svg China PR  2  Flag of Brazil.svg Brazil  0 (5)
 Flag of Russia.svg Russia  0    Flag of Norway.svg Norway  0 (4)

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