3/8/2018 8:22:36 PM (GMT+3)

Korea get tough draw in FIFA U20 Women's World Cup

Korea get tough draw in FIFA U20 Women

PARIS, France: Defending champions DPR Korea have been drawn against England, Mexico and Brazil in Group B while Japan will have to fight it out with USA, Paraguay and Spain for a place in the quarterfinals after the draw for the FIFA U-20 Women’s World Cup France 2018 was held here at Rennes Opera House on Thursday.

Three-time winners Germany will take on Haiti, China and Nigeria.

The hosts and Papua New Guinea face a high-stakes meeting with the Netherlands in the group phase.

Vannes, Concarneau, Saint-Malo and Dinan/Lehon will host the matches which conclude on August 24.

France is also hosting the FIFA Women’s World Cup next year when Rennes will be among the host cities.