- World Champions: USA Wins 2015 FIFA Women’s World Cup
- Relive the 2015 United States vs. Japan Women’s World Cup final to get hyped for the 2019 final
- Women’s World Cup 2015 Final: U.S.A. vs. Japan – Highlights and Analysis
- 2015 FIFA Women's World Cup Final
World Champions: USA Wins 2015 FIFA Women’s World Cup
FINAL HIGHLIGHTS: USA v. Japan - FIFA Women's World Cup 2015and and why is it called a devils 3 way don t harsh my mellow jay z beyonce concert atlanta
The tournament was hosted by Canada for the first time and by a North American country for the third time. Matches were played in six cities across Canada in five time zones. The tournament began on 6 June , and finished with the final on 5 July  with a United States victory over Japan. The tournament saw the World Cup expanded to 24 teams from 16 in With the expanded tournament, eight teams made their Women's World Cup debut.
It was played between Japan and the United States , in a rematch of the final. The stakes were high for both sides: if the United States won the match, it would be the only country to have won in three Women's World Cup finals; if Japan had won instead, then it would be the first football team, men's or women's, to win twice under the same coach Norio Sasaki for Japan since Vittorio Pozzo led Italy to victory in the World Cup and the World Cup. Ultimately, the United States won 5—2, winning its first title in 16 years and becoming the first team to win three Women's World Cup finals. Because of the expanded competition format, it was the first time the finalists had played a seventh game in the tournament. The United States had previously reached the final game three times, winning twice in and and placing as runners up in This was Japan's second successive final appearance and was their attempt to be the first country to successfully defend a title since Germany in the World Cup. Both teams were undefeated throughout the tournament, with the United States only conceding one goal in the six matches leading up to the final and Japan winning all of their matches in regular time.
Tom Lutz. Mon 6 Jul Closing thoughts. Or Carli Lloyd won them the game. We knew she was that old cliche, a big game player. Take away her goals, and it was a pretty even game - and the second-half in particular was a more balanced affair. USA were pedestrian in the group stages, they looked like a once great team slouching forward on past glories.
Relive the 2015 United States vs. Japan Women’s World Cup final to get hyped for the 2019 final
Women’s World Cup 2015 Final: U.S.A. vs. Japan – Highlights and Analysis
The Americans won their first World Cup title since , beating Japan, , in a rematch of the final. The United States roared out to a first-half lead on the back of a hat trick from Carli Lloyd in the span of about 15 minutes, and then held on comfortably to beat the defending World Cup champion Japan in a rematch of the final. But it was a complete, overpowering performance from the Americans, who had been much maligned in the buildup and early stages of the World Cup but who found their stride against China and only improved from there. United States: Photo Credit. Japan: Photo Credit. Incredibly it was her second World Cup, as she suited up in at
2015 FIFA Women's World Cup Final