2019 FIFA Women's World Cup
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The 2019 FIFA Women's World Cup was the eighth edition of the FIFA Women's World Cup, the quadrennial international football championship contested by 24 women's national teams representing member associations of FIFA. It took place between 7 June and 7 July 2019, with 52 matches staged in nine cities in France, which was awarded the right to host the event in March 2015, the first time the country hosted the tournament. The tournament was the first Women's World Cup to use the video assistant referee (VAR) system.
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Women's World Cup 2019: USA beat Netherlands 2-0 to win record fourth titleWatch highlights as goals from Captain Megan Rapinoe and midfielder Rose Lavelle help USA beat Netherlands 2-0 to secure a record fourth World Cup title.
Reactions to the U.S. victory in the women's World Cup finalFollowing are reactions to the United States beating the Netherlands 2-0 to win their fourth women's World Cup in Sunday's final:
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