2018 SheBelieves Cup
The 2018 SheBelieves Cup was the third edition of the SheBelieves Cup, an invitational women's football tournament held in the United States. Featuring national teams from Germany, England, France, and hosts United States, it began on March 1 and ended on March 7, 2018, broadly running in parallel with the 2018 Algarve Cup, 2018 Turkish Women’s Cup, and the 2018 Cyprus Women's Cup.
|Host country||United States|
|Teams||4 (from 2 confederations)|
|Venue(s)||3 (in 3 host cities)|
|Champions||United States (2nd title)|
|Goals scored||16 (2.67 per match)|
|Attendance||74,621 (12,437 per match)|
|Top scorer(s)|| Ellen White|
Eugénie Le Sommer
(2 goals each)
The United States won the tournament.
The four invited teams played a round-robin tournament. Points awarded in the group stage followed the standard formula of three points for a win, one point for a draw, and zero points for a loss. A tie in points was decided by goal differential.
|MAPFRE Stadium||Red Bull Arena||Orlando City Stadium|
|Capacity: 19,968||Capacity: 25,000||Capacity: 25,500|
|1||United States (H, C)||3||2||1||0||3||1||+2||7|
Rules for classification: 1) points; 2) goal difference; 3) goals scored; 4) head-to-head points; 5) head-to-head goal difference; 6) head-to-head number of goals scored; 7) FIFA ranking.
(C) Champion; (H) Host.
All times are local (UTC−5).
|Pugh 35'||Report||Le Sommer 38'|
|Report||White 18', 73'|
There were 16 goals scored in 6 matches, for an average of 2.67 goals per match.
1 own goal
- "World Soccer Powers USA, Germany, England and France Set for 2018 SheBelieves Cup". ussoccer.com. December 21, 2017.
- "Five Things to Know About the 2018 SheBelieves Cup". ussoccer.com. December 21, 2017.
- "WNT Wins 2018 SheBelieves Cup with 1-0 Victory vs. England". ussoccer.com. March 7, 2018.