CBC to follow Canada at Under-20 Women's World Cup
Will also broadcast title match on CBC-TV, CBCSports.ca
Sixteen of the world's best women's national soccer teams head to Japan this month for their shot at the FIFA Under-20 Women's World Cup. CBC has Canada covered with live broadcasts of all Team Canada games, to folstarting with the national team's group play.
Live coverage is available on CBC-TV and streaming live on cbcsports.ca.
CBC’s will have all three of Canada's matches against their Group C opponents:
- Monday, Aug. 20 at 5:45 a.m. ET: Canada vs. Argentina
- Thursday, Aug. 23 at 5:45 a.m. ET: Canada vs. Norway
- Monday, Aug. 27 at 5:45 a.m. ET: Canada vs. Korea DPR
Andi Petrillo hosts CBC's coverage from the studio alongside analysts Nigel Reed and former Canadian women's national team member, Clare Rustad.
Viewers can join the conversation on Twitter by tweeting @CBCSports and using the hashtag #CanU20FIFA.
Coverage concludes with the championship match on Sept. 8.
This year marks Canada’s fifth participation at the FIFA U-20 Women’s World Cup. The next FIFA U-20 Women's World Cup will take place in Canada in 2014.