2016 FIFA U-20 Women's World Cup

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2016 FIFA U-20 Women's World Cup
Tournament details
Teams 16 (from 6 confederations)
2014
2018

The 2016 FIFA U-20 Women's World Cup will be the 8th edition of the tournament, scheduled to take place at an 'as-of-yet' named country.

Host selection[edit]

First bidding[edit]

On 5 December 2013, FIFA announced that the tournament was to be held in South Africa. The following countries submitted a bid to host the tournament by the May 2013 deadline:[1]

South Africa were awarded the hosting rights by FIFA at a meeting on 5 December 2013,[2] but withdrew, giving its notice at FIFA's Executive committee meeting prior to the 2014 FIFA World Cup.[3][4]

Second bidding[edit]

Due to South Africa's withdrawal, a new host will be selected by FIFA on 25 September 2014.[3]

Qualified teams[edit]

Slot allocation was published in June 2014.[5]

Confederation (Continent) Qualifying Tournament Qualifier(s)
AFC (Asia) 2015 AFC U-19 Women's Championship TBD
TBD
TBD
CAF (Africa) 2016 African U-20 Cup of Nations for Women TBD
TBD
CONCACAF (North, Central America & Caribbean) 2016 CONCACAF Under-20 Women's Championship TBD
TBD
TBD
CONMEBOL (South America) 2016 South American Under-20 Women's Football Championship TBD
TBD
OFC (Oceania) 2016 OFC U-20 Women's Championship TBD
UEFA (Europe) 2015 UEFA Women's Under-19 Championship TBD
TBD
TBD
TBD
Host nation TBC

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