The U-20s have won three of their four group games and the U.N. women’s qualifying tournament was in full swing.
Here’s what to watch out for: –The U.C. Bears have won four straight games and are favored to win the tournament.
But they have not lost to Canada since Feb. 14 and face a difficult stretch with two games against the United States and Canada before a final two-game series.
–U.S.-Belgium play the first match of the quarterfinals on Thursday at 1 p.m.
The Americans have won five of their last six games and will look to keep the lead going in the semifinal game.
–The Americans have lost all four of their group matches.
That includes a 1-0 loss to Mexico on Feb. 18.
–Canada is on a three-game winning streak.
The Bears have lost two straight, but their win streak was snapped against the U-17s.
–Russia, the team the Us beat in the U17 Women’s U-19 Championship, will meet with the U’s at 1:30 p.p.m., with the final two games in Edmonton on Friday and Sunday.
–China and Japan will meet in a rematch of the 2015 WNT championship game in which China won 3-0.
China will also play host to the U, while Japan will take on the U23s.
China is the first Asian nation to reach the final.
–Germany will meet the U in a semi-final match.
The Us have not faced Germany since 2015 and the last time Germany lost in the World Cup was in 2002.
–South Korea and Mexico will meet for the first time in the final round of the tournament, a rematch from last year’s World Club Championships.
The game is set for 7 p..m, and the final is slated for 5:30.
–Brazil will meet Uruguay in the semifinals of the World Club Championship.
The Brazilians defeated Uruguay in extra time to advance to the semifinals, but they lost to Uruguay in overtime to advance in the quarterfinal.
–Mexico will play France in the third round of qualifying for the Women�s World Cup.
The hosts lost to Mexico in the opener of the qualifying tournament and were swept by Mexico on Saturday.
–Scotland will play England in the first round of their qualifying tournament, which is set to take place in August.
England beat Scotland in the semi-finals, but lost to Scotland in extra-time to advance.
–England will face Switzerland in the second round of qualification for the World T20.
The winner of this match will advance to play the host nation, while the loser will play Mexico.
The team that wins the first game will host the other two matches.
–Australia will play Canada in a second-round match in Australia.
The host team is set against a team that finished sixth in the group.
–Italy will play Switzerland in a third-round game in Italy.
The third-place team from the group will face the top-ranked team from that group in the fourth round of competition.
–France will play Uruguay in a semifinal match in the French Women�n�s National Team�s second-tier competition.
The match will be played on Friday at 7 p, and a final will be scheduled for Saturday.
The semifinal is scheduled for 8 p.t. and a championship game is scheduled to be played the following week.