FIFA World Cup 2011: U.S. Defeats France, 3-1, In Semifinal : The Two-Way The American women hope to win the World Cup for the first time since 1999. The win comes despite a 27-12 shooting edge for the French women. The Americans will face either Sweden or Japan, who play this afternoon.
Who won Womens World Cup 2011?
Japan’s Aya Miyama scores her country’s first goal of the Women’s World Cup title match, getting the ball past U.S. goalkeeper Hope Solo. Japan won 3-1 in a penalty shoot-out after overtime expired with the two teams tied, 2-2. Japan became the first Asian nation to win the World Cup.
Who won the football World Cup in 2011?
The tournament was won by Spanish club Barcelona, who defeated Brazilian club Santos 4–0 in the final.
Who won FIFA World Cup 2012?
2012 FIFA Club World Cup
|FIFA Club World Cup Japan 2012 presented by Toyota Toyota プレゼンツ FIFAクラブワールドカップ ジャパン2012|
|Teams||7 (from 6 confederations)|
|Venue(s)||2 (in 2 host cities)|
|Champions||Corinthians (2nd title)|
Who won the FIFA World Cup 2010?
Сборная Испании по футболу
Has Japan ever won the World Cup?
Has Japan ever won the World Cup? – Quora. Japan has never won the Men’s football World Cup. … They won the last Women’s World Cup in 2011, beating the United States in an overtime shootout. They also got to the quarterfinals in 1995, and have qualified for the Women’s World Cup being played this summer in Canada.
Has Japan won a women’s World Cup?
The Japan women’s national football team has represented Japan at the FIFA Women’s World Cup on eight occasions in 1991, 1995, 1999, 2003, 2007, 2011, 2015 and 2019. They are the only Asian team to have won the tournament and they are the only team that has won the trophy with a loss during the final tournament.
When did Japan win the World Cup?
2011 FIFA Women’s World Cup Final
|Saki Kumagai of Japan scoring the winning penalty|
|Event||2011 FIFA Women’s World Cup|
|Player of the Match||Ayumi Kaihori (Japan)|
|Referee||Bibiana Steinhaus (Germany)|
Who won the World Cup in 2014?
Germany national football team
Who won the Women’s World Cup in 2015?
United States women’s national soccer team
What is the best World Cup?
The 5 greatest World Cups ever
- South Korea/Japan ’02. Best team: Led by the real Ronaldo, who won the golden boot with 8 goals, Brazil were the winners, striding through a tournament where many other fancied teams fell, comprehensively beating Germany 2-0 in the final. …
- England ’66. …
- Mexico ’86. …
- Italia ’90. …
- Mexico ’70.
Who have won the most World Cups?
France national football team
Which country won most FIFA World Cup?
Number of World Cup titles won by country 1930-2018. The national team of Brazil has won the most soccer World Cup titles of all time with five, winning the tournament in 1958, 1962, 1970, 1994 and, most recently, in 2002.
What does FIFA stand for?
FIFA — Soccer’s World Governing Body
Founded in 1904 to provide unity among national soccer associations, the Federation Internationale de Football Association (FIFA) boasts 209 members, rivaling that of the United Nations, and is arguably the most prestigious sports organization in the world.
Who is the best player in World Cup 2010?
(CNN) — Uruguay striker Diego Forlan has won the FIFA Golden Ball award for the top player of the 2010 World Cup after inspiring his country to its best performance at the global showpiece in 40 years.
Who won the first World Cup?
Uruguay national football team