Canada Soccer is fielding a youthful squad to compete at the FIFA U-20 Women’s World Cup Papua New Guinea 2016 running 13 November through 3 December 2016.
Canada’s Women’s U-20 team will play two closed-door matches against Mexico as part of a 10-day camp to help prepare the team for the upcoming FIFA U-20 Women’s World Cup Papua New Guinea 2016. The matches will take place on May 18th and 23rd in Mexico City.
Canada’s Women’s U-20 team was drawn into position B2 at the FIFA U-20 Women’s World Cup Papua New Guinea 2016 final draw, setting the stage for a challenging group stage.
Michael Petrasso and Jessie Fleming have been named 2015 Canadian U-20 Players of the Year.
Canada won a silver medal at the 2015 CONCACAF Women’s Under-20 Championship, finishing runners up to USA after a narrow 0:1 defeat.