Germany moved to 2-0 at this year's Women's World Cup, but this team still has a lot to prove.
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Sara Daebritz scored the only goal of the game as Germany beat Spain 1-0 in their Women's World Cup Group B match on Wednesday.
Jennifer Hermoso netted two penalties and substitute Lucia Garcia added a last-minute goal as Spain came from behind to beat South Africa.
A world power on the men's side, Spain's women's team has made a ton of progress over the past decade and enters the 2019 World Cup in what is arguably its highest point.
Phil Neville said he deliberately disrupted the rhythm of his England women's team with a double substitution in Tuesday's 2-1 win over Spain.
Arsenal's Beth Mead netted the opener before half-time and, just 40 seconds after the break, Ellen White made it 2-0.
Jodie Taylor scored her fourth goal in two games at the Women's European Championship as England closed in on the quarterfinals with a 2-0 victory.
Italy goal scorer Giorgio Chiellini said his side "wanted it more" as they defeated Spain 2-0 in the round of 16 at Euro 2016 on Monday.
The pots for Euro 2016 finals draw are now known all 24 qualifiers confirmed.
Soo-yun Kim scored the winner in the 78th minute to cap South Korea's 2-1 comeback over Spain at the Women's World Cup.
Andressa Alves scored in the 44th minute as Brazil earned a spot in the knockout stage with a 1-0 win over Spain at the Women's World Cup in Montreal.
Raquel Rodriguez Cedeno's first-half goal gave Costa Rica a 1-1 draw against Spain at Montreal on Tuesday in the Women's World Cup debut for both.
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When plotting out the bracket, it became clear that two of the world's best teams will likely meet early.
Spain is looking to make a strong debut at the Women's World Cup, and reaching the knockout stage would be considered a good result to build on.
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