The host Canada will play in Group A along with China, the Netherlands and New Zealand
Japan will play against Switzerland, Cameroon and Ecuador in Group C first round of the World Cup Soccer Women to be held next June in Canada.
The draw for the championship took place Saturday in this country. The 24 teams were divided into 6 groups of 4 each.
The top 16 will access the second stage of the championship.
The host Canada will play in Group A along with China, the Netherlands and New Zealand.
Germany, the second team in the world, is in Group B. The German will play against Norway, Thailand and Ivory Coast.
The US team, the best in the world according to the FIFA rankings will play in the strongest Group D. The other teams are Sweden, Australia and Nigeria.
In Group E are the sixth best selection, Brazil, along with Spain, South Korea and Costa Rica.
The fourth-placed France will play against England, Mexico and Colombia in Group F.
traslation: Belén Zapata