The 2019 FIFA Women's World Cup will be the eighth edition of the FIFA Women's World Cup and will be held between 7 June and 7 July 2019. A total of 52 games will be played to decide the winner.
France won the right to host the event, the first time the country will host the tournament, and the third time a European nation will. Matches are planned for nine cities across France.
The United States enters the competition as defending champions. It will also be the first Women's World Cup to use the video assistant referee (VAR) system.
The 24 participating teams will be divided into six groups of four teams.
The two teams finishing first and second in each group and the four best teams among those ranked third will qualify for the round of 16.