Wednesday, February 24, 2016

Rio 2016 Summer Olympics Women Football Schedule

The women football sport will feature for the 6th time in the Rio 2016 Summer Olympics since its debut in the Atlanta Summer Olympics of 1996 in Atlanta.

There will be 26 matches for the women Summer Olympics football matches in total and these matches will take place from the 3rd August to the 19th August in seven cities across Brazil.

Football is the only sport in the Rio 2016 Summer Olympics that will be hosted in venues outside Rio. Read more about these 2016 Summer Olympics venues out of Rio

These 26 matches will include 18 group matches. The women football matches for the Rio Summer Olympics are divided into 3 groups which are a continuous from the 2016 Summer Olympics men football groups. These three groups are Group E, Group F and Group G.

The group matches will commence on the 3rd of August and end on the 9th August. After resting for 2 days, the matches will continue to the quarter final stage with 8 matches played in a single day; 12th August. Only 4 teams will lose out at the group stage with eight teams progressing to the quarter finals.

4 more teams will lose out as 4 successful teams proceed to the Semis of the Rio 2016 Summer Olympics women football sport.

On the 19th August, only two matches will take place, the first of the two final matches will be for the Bronze medals competition among the losers of the semis and the final match will be played at the Maracana Stadium in Rio to determine the Gold and Silver medals winners of the football sport in the 2016 Summer Olympics.

See the schedule below for the Rio 2016 Summer Olympics Women football sport.

Match

Date

Group

Gender

Time

City

Venue

Team 1

Team 2

Match 1

3rd August

Group E Matches

Women

1.00 PM

Rio de Janeiro

Olympics Stadium

South Africa

Sweden

Match 2

3rd August

Group F Matches

Women

3.00 PM

São Paulo

Arena Corinthians

Australia

Canada

Match 3

3rd August

Group E Matches

Women

4.00 PM

Rio de Janeiro

Olympics Stadium

Brazil

China PR

Match 4

3rd August

Group F Matches

Women

6.00 PM

São Paulo

Arena Corinthians

Germany

Zimbabwe

Match 5

3rd August

Group G Matches

Women

7.00 PM

Belo Horizonte

Mineirão Stadium

New Zealand

USA

Match 6

3rd August

Group G Matches

Women

10.00 PM

Belo Horizonte

Mineirão Stadium

Colombia

France

Match 7

6th August

Group F Matches

Women

3.00 PM

São Paulo

Arena Corinthians

Canada

Zimbabwe

Match 8

6th August

Group G Matches

Women

5.00 PM

Belo Horizonte

Mineirão Stadium

France

USA

Match 9

6th August

Group F Matches

Women

6.00 PM

São Paulo

Arena Corinthians

Australia

Germany

Match 10

6th August

Group E Matches

Women

7.00 PM

Rio de Janeiro

Olympics Stadium

China PR

South Africa

Match 11

6th August

Group G Matches

Women

8.00 PM

Belo Horizonte

Mineirão Stadium

Colombia

New Zealand

Match 12

6th August

Group E Matches

Women

10.00 PM

Rio de Janeiro

Olympics Stadium

Sweden

Brazil

Match 13

9th August

Group F Matches

Women

4.00 PM

Brasília

EstádioNacional de BrasíliaManéGarrincha

Canada

Germany

Match 14

9th August

Group F Matches

Women

4.00 PM

SãoSalvado

ItaipavaArena Fonte

Australia

Zimbabwe

Match 15

9th August

Group G Matches

Women

06.00 PM

Manaus

Arena da Amazônia

Colombia

USA

Match 16

9th August

Group G Matches

Women

7.00 PM

SãoSalvado

ItaipavaArena Fonte

France

New Zealand

Match 17

9th August

Group E Matches

Women

9.00 PM

Manaus

Arena da Amazônia

Brazil

South Africa

Match 18

9th August

Group E Matches

Women

10.00 PM

Brasília

EstádioNacional de BrasíliaManéGarrincha

China PR

Sweden

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

QF 1

12th August

Group E Winner/3rd Best Placed Team of Group E/F

Women

1.00 PM

Brasília

EstádioNacional de BrasíliaManéGarrincha

 

 

QF 2

12th August

Group F Winner/Group G Runners-Up

Women

7.00 PM

São Paulo

Arena Corinthians

 

 

QF 3

12th August

Runners Up of Group E/Group F

Women

4.00 PM

SãoSalvado

ItaipavaArena Fonte

 

 

QF 4

12th August

Group E Winner/3rd Best Placed Team of Group G/E

Women

10.00 PM

Belo Horizonte

Mineirão Stadium

 

 

 

SF 1

16th August

Winner of QF 1/QF 4

Women

1.00 PM

Rio de Janeiro

MaracanaStadium

 

 

SF 2

16th August

Winner of QF 3/QF 3

Women

4.00 PM

Belo Horizonte

Mineirão Stadium

 

 

 

 

Match 25

13th August

Loser of S1/Loser of S2

Women

1.00 PM

São Paulo

Arena Corinthians

 

 

Gold Match

13th August

Winner Group S1/Winner of S2

Women

5.30 PM

Rio de Janeiro

MaracanaStadium