17 Things You Need To Know About The 2015 FIFA Women's World Cup

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3. This will be the seventh time the tournament will take place.

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It was founded in 1991.

6. It will all start with group play.

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Group A: Canada, China PR, New Zealand, Netherlands

Group B: Germany, Ivory Coast, Norway, Thailand

Group C: Japan, Switzerland, Cameroon, Ecuador

Group D: USA, Australia, Sweden, Nigeria

Group E: Brazil, Korean Republic, Spain, Costa Rica

Group F: France, England, Colombia, Mexico

8. The top five ranked teams going into the tournament are 1) Germany, 2) USA, 3) Japan, 4) France, and 5) Sweden.

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Pictured above: The U.S. with the team's 10th Algarve Cup, after beating France (2–0) in the championship this past March.

12. The first games will be Canada vs. China PR and New Zealand vs. Netherlands on June 6.

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13. The U.S. will start off the tournament by playing Australia on June 8.

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16. You can watch all 52 matches live on the Fox Sports Network in the U.S.

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Go here for more information on how you can watch the World Cup. In Canada, the competition will be televised by CTV and TSN. NBC-owned Telemundo will handle Spanish-language television broadcasts.

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