A year before the FIFA Women's World Cup 2011 and just after the 2010 FIFA World Cup in South Africa, another FIFA championship kicks off. It is the 2010 FIFA U-20 Women’s World Cup in Germany, starting today and running until August 1. The host cities for the tournament are Bochum, Augsburg, Dresden and Bielefeld.
Just like at the World Cup in South Africa, New Zealand is competing in this tournament. The sixteen national teams participating in the competition are divided into the following four groups: