2011 FIFA Women's World Cup qualification (UEFA–CONCACAF play-off)
In the 2011 FIFA Women's World Cup qualification process, one spot was allocated to the winner of a two-legged play-off between the winner of the UEFA repechage play-offs and the winner of the third-place qualification match in the 2010 CONCACAF Women's Gold Cup.
The order of play for these matches was announced following a draw held at the FIFA headquarters in Zürich on 17 March 2010.
From CONCACAF, the United States qualified by defeating Costa Rica in the third-place play-off. The USA had been defeated by Mexico in the semi-finals, their first ever loss in the Women's Gold Cup and their first loss ever to Mexico.
20 November 2010
|Italy||0 – 1||United States|
27 November 2010
|United States||1 – 0||Italy|
The United States won 2–0 on aggregate and qualified for the 2011 FIFA Women's World Cup.
References and notes
- CONCACAF to host second leg of WWC playoff, from concacaf.com, retrieved 18 March 2010