The USA women will defend the World Cup in France. Here's who they'll face
- USA women to meet Thailand, Chile and Sweden in Group F
- England, Scotland meet in their Women’s World Cup opener
- Women’s World Cup 2019: group stage draw – as it happened
If the Americans are to defend their title at the Women’s World Cup next year in France, they now know their initial steps. On Saturday, the US women’s national team was drawn into Group F against Sweden, Chile and Thailand.