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Japan beat the Netherlands 2-1 to advance to quarterfinals

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Japan defender Saori Ariyoshi celebrates with teammates after scoring against the Netherlands during the first half.

Mizhuo Sakaguchi scored what turned out to be the deciding goal in the 78th minute as defending Women's World Cup champion Japan held off a late attack to beat the Netherlands 2-1 on Tuesday night.

Saori Ariyoshi opened the scoring for the Asian champions in the 10th minute, pouncing on a loose ball after had looped off the Netherlands' crossbar and smashing her drive home.

Sakaguchi doubled Japan's lead in the 76th minute, shortly after Japan nearly scored an own goal. Sherida Spitse took a corner...

Netherlands beats New Zealand on Lieke Martens' long strike

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Lieke Martens' goal was the difference as the Netherlands won their first game at the Women's World Cup.

EDMONTON, Alberta -- Lieke Martens' long strike from outside the box in the first half gave the Netherlands its first ever Women's World Cup goal and a 1-0 victory over New Zealand on Saturday night.

Martens curled the ball up and over the outstretched arms of New Zealand goalkeeper Erin Nayler in the 33rd minute. Netherlands is one of eight teams making their debut in the World Cup.

The field for World Cup expanded this year to 24 teams, divided into six groups. Saturday was the start of the monthlong...

Women's World Cup 2015 day-by-day schedule

24 nations dream of lifting the World Cup in Vancouver on July 5.

From June 6 to July 5, the Women's World Cup in Canada will be a must-watch event. To keep track of who is playing and when, go to espnW...

How the Women's World Cup 2015 bracket will unfold

Julie Foudy predicts how the tournament will play out.

If you're freaking out that England -- not Germany -- is predicted to reach the semifinals in my bracket below, brace yourself. When plotting out the bracket, it became clear that two of the world's best teams will likely meet early. And I'm not even talking about USA-Brazil. If Germany and France win their groups, they likely will be "rewarded" with a date in the quarterfinals. And yes, you're reading the rest of the picks right. The U.S. women will overcome finishing second in Group D to hoist...

Women's World Cup hosts Canada top Group A after Netherlands draw

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Ashley Lawrence's strike put Canada ahead in the 10th minute.

Substitute Kirsten Van De Ven scored in the 87th minute as the Netherlands earned a 1-1 draw with hosts Canada at the Women's World Cup on Monday.

Canada still finished first in Group A with a win and two draws and will begin single-game knockout play Sunday in Vancouver against an opponent still to be determined. China was second in the group and the Netherlands with a win a loss and a draw was third.

Ashley Lawrence scored early for Canada but the Dutch were a threat all night with their counterattacking...