The best female soccer players on earth are gearing up to take part in the 2023 FIFA Women's World Cup. The United States team, defending World Cup champions and winners of four of the eight all-time tournaments, look to extend their record with their fifth World Cup trophy.
This year, the prestigious tournament will take place in Australia and New Zealand. For the first time ever, the field has been increased from 24 to 32 teams, meaning competition will be stepped up a notch this year.
Here's everything you need to know about the pinnacle of the beautiful game coming this July:
2023 FIFA Women's World Cup How To Watch
What: 2023 FIFA Women's World Cup
Where: The opening match will take place in Eden Park in New Zealand's capital city of Auckland. Other games will take place here as well at other stadiums throughout New Zealand and Australia. The 2023 FIFA Women's World Cup Final will be held at Stadium Australia in Sydney.
When: Thursday, July 20, 2023 -- Sunday, August 20, 2023
TV Channel: The 2023 FIFA Women's World Cup will be broadcast live across FOX and FOX Sports channels.
Live Stream: You can live stream the 2023 FIFA Women's World Cup FOX's Live Stream Page and HBO Max.
2023 FIFA Women's World Cup TV Schedule
Sunday, July 20 -- Thursday, August 3: Group stage matches
Saturday, August 5 -- Tuesday, August 8: Round of 16 knockout matches
Friday, August 11 and Saturday, August 12: Quarterfinals
Tuesday, August 15 and Wednesday, August 16: Semifinals
Saturday, August 19: Third-place match
Sunday, August 20: 2022 FIFA Women's World Cup Final
2023 FIFA Women's World Cup Groups
Group A: New Zealand, Norway, Philippines, Switzerland
Group B: Australia, Republic of Ireland, Nigeria, Canada
Group C: Spain, Costa Rica, Zambia, Japan
Group D: England Denmark, China, Group B playoff winner
Group E: United States, Netherlands, Vietnam, Group A playoff winner
Group F: France, Jamaica, Brazil, Group C playoff winner
Group G: Sweden, South Africa, Italy, Argentina
Group H: Germany, Morocco, Korea Republic, Colombia
Team USA FIFA World Cup Schedule
Saturday, July 22: USA vs. Vietnam
Thursday, July 27: USA vs. Netherlands
Tuesday, August 1: USA vs. Group A playoff winner
Team USA FIFA World Cup Roster
The United States typically boasts one of the best rosters in all of international soccer. The 2023 FIFA Women's World Cup roster for the USWNT has not been set yet. Once it is, the full roster will be included here.