Olympic Game 2016

Rio 2016 Olympic Games Women’s Football

The women’s football tournament at the 2016 Summer Olympics was held from 3 to 19 August. It was the 6th edition of the women’s Olympic football tournament. Together with the men’s competition, the 2016 Summer Olympics football tournament was held in six cities in Brazil, including Olympic host city Rio de Janeiro, which hosted the final at the Maracanã Stadium. There were no player age restrictions for teams participating in the women’s competition

Women's Olympic Soccer

Country Qualified from Best Medal Performance

Brazil Football

Brazil Host Nation Silver Medal (2004, 2008)

Sweden Football

Sweden UEFA – Europe 4th (2004)

France Football

France UEFA – Europe 4th (2012)

Germany Football

Germany UEFA – Europe Bronze Medal (2000, 2004, 2008)

South Africa Football

South Africa CAF – AFRICA None

Zimbabwe CAF – AFRICA None

Colombia Football

Colombia CONMEBOL – South America None

New Zealand Football

New Zealand OFC – Oceania None

Australia Football

Australia AFC – Asia None

China AFC – Asia Silver Medal (1996)

United States CONCACAF – N & C America Gold (1996, 2004, 2008, 2012)

Canada CONCACAF – N & C America Bronze Medal (2012)

Draw for the four groups of 4 teams took place on 14th April 2016

2016 Rio Olympic Games Women’s Football Tournament

Group E

Brazil Football

Sweden Football

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South Africa Football

Country Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
Brazil 3 2 1 0 8 1 7 7
China 3 1 1 1 2 3 −1 4
Sweden 3 1 1 1 2 5 −3 4
South Africa 3 0 1 2 0 3 −3 1
3rd August 2016, 13:00 Rio de Janeiro Sweden 1 – 0 South Africa 13,439
3rd August 2016, 16:00 Rio de Janeiro Brazil 3 – 0 China 27,618
6th August 2016, 19:00 Rio de Janeiro South Africa 0 – 2 China 25,000
6th August 2016, 22:00 Rio de Janeiro Brazil 5 – 1 Sweden 43,384
9th August 2016, 21:00 Manus South Africa 0 – 0 Brazil 38,415
9th August 2016, 16:00 Salvador China 0 – 0 Sweden 7,648

Group  F

Country Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
Canada 3 3 0 0 7 2 5 9
Germany 3 1 1 1 9 5 4 4
Australia 3 1 1 1 8 5 3 4
Zimbabwe 3 0 0 3 3 15 −12 0
3rd August 2016, 15:00 São Paulo Canada 2 – 0 Australia 20,521
3rd August 2016, 18:00 São Paulo Zimbabwe 1 – 6 Germany 20,521
6th August 2016, 18:00 São Paulo Canada 3 – 1 Zimbabwe 30,295
9th August 2016, 16:00 Brasília Germany 2 – 2 Australia 37,245
9th August 2016, 16:00 Bras[;a Germany 1 – 2 Canada 8,227
9th August 2016, 16:00 Salvador Australia 6 – 1 Zimbabwe 5,115

Group  G

Country Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
United States 3 2 1 0 5 2 3 7
France 3 2 0 1 7 1 6 6
New Zealand 3 1 0 2 1 5 −4 3
Colombia 3 0 1 2 2 7 −5 1
3rd August 2016, 19:00 Belo Horizonte United States 2 – 0 New Zealand 10,059
3rd August 2016, 22:00 Belo Horizonte France 4 – 0 Colombia 6,847
6th August 2016, 17:00 Belo Horizonte United States 1 – 0 France 11,782
6th August 2016, 20:00 Belo Horizonte Colombia 0 – 1 New Zealand 8,505
9th August 2016, 8:00 Manus Colombia 2 – 2 United States 30,557
9th August 2016, 8:00 Manus New Zealand 0 – 3 France 7,350

 Knock-Out Phase

Quarter Finals
12th August 2016, 13:00 Brasília United States 1 – 1 aet (pens 3-4) Sweden 13,892
12th August 2016, 16:00 Salvador China 0 – 1 Germany 9,642
12th August 2016, 19:00 São Paulo Canada 1 – 0 France 38,688
12th August 2016, 16:00 Belo Horizonte Brazil 0 – 0 aet (pens 7-6) Australia 52,660
Semi Finals
16th August 2016, 13:00 Rio de Janeiro Brazil 0 – 0 aet (pens 3-4) Sweden 70,454
16th August 2016, 16:00 Belo Horizonte Canada 0 – 2 Germany 5,641
Third Place (Bronze Medal) Play-Off
19th August 2016, 13:00 São Paulo Canada 1 – 2 Brazil 39,718
2016 Olympic Games Women's Football Final
19th August 2016, 17:30 Rio de Janeiro Sweden 1 – 2 Germany 52,432

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Sweden Women Olympic Football 2016

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