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The 2012 FIFA U-20 Women's World Cup is streaming live online.If you thought international women’s soccer was over following the conclusion of the 2012 London Olympics, think again.

The 2012 FIFA Under-20 Women’s World Cup in Japan began on Sunday, August 19 and you can watch it live online for free as soon as it picks back up on Wednesday at 1:50am ET. The first women’s soccer match on Wednesday will be Brazil vs Nigeria, followed by Japan vs New Zealand at 6:10am ET.

FIFA U-20 Women’s World Cup matches will also be held on Thursday, Sunday and Monday, leading up to the quarterfinals matches which begin on Thursday, August 30. With the help of FreeCast, you’ll be able to watch 2012 FIFA U-20 Women’s World Cup matches live online, absolutely free.

A total of 16 international soccer teams compete in the 2012 FIFA U-20 Women’s World Cup, which you can watch free live streaming coverage of online. It is a double-elimination soccer tournament that only takes place in even-numbered years.

Since it began in 2002, USA and Germany have enjoyed the most success (two titles each). Germany took home the FIFA U-20 Women’s World Cup title in 2010 on its home soil, defeating Nigeria 2-0, while USA earned the title in 2008 with a 2-1 win over North Korea.

North Korea is the only other nation (other than USA and Germany) that has taken home a FIFA U-20 Women’s World Cup title (2006). Watch the 2012 FIFA U-20 Women’s World Cup live online for free to see if it’s another nation’s turn to take the top spot on the podium.

Mexico, Switzerland and Korea Republic are all on the verge of elimination after losing their 2012 FIFA U-20 Women’s World Cup openers. USA, Canada, Germany and Nigeria are among the strongest-looking teams in the soccer tournament so far and you can watch them compete in their upcoming respective matches live online for free.

Some key players to watch out for in the 2012 FIFA U-20 Women’s World Cup are USA’s Maya Hayes, Canada’s Adriana Leon, Japan’s Kumi Yokoyama and Argentina’s Erika Cabrera, who at the age of 15 is the youngest player in the competition.

Hayes and Leon each recorded hat-tricks in their last games, while New Zealand’s Rosie White is currently the top scorer at the 2012 tournament in Japan.

If you’re a soccer fan, you’ll want to be sure to watch the 2012 FIFA U-20 Women’s World Cup online live for free beginning on Thursday. At FreeCast’s Live Evens page, you can find direct links to live streaming (high-quality) coverage of the FIFA U-20 Women’s World Cup online.

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