The Women's World Cup continues overnight into Wednesday with Group B and Group C under the microscope.


Japan and Spain are the big drawers in today's action as they face Costa Rica and Zambia respectively. The Japanese side demolished dark horses Zambia 5-0 in their opener, while Spain toppled Costa Rica 3-0.

Elsewhere, Canada face the Republic of Ireland in a midday game in UK time knowing that anything less than a victory could spell disaster for them with a third group match coming up against hosts Australia.

We will update this page every day to keep you informed about all the matches coming up today, how to watch them and how things are shaping up for the rest of the week.

BBC and ITV will split the broadcasting rights throughout the tournament, meaning every moment will be shown live on free-to-air TV. brings you the round-up of Women's World Cup 2023 matches on today.

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Women's World Cup matches on today – Wednesday 26th July

All UK times.

Group Stage

Wednesday 26th July

Japan v Costa Rica (6am) ITV

Spain v Zambia (8:30am) BBC

Canada v Republic of Ireland (1pm) ITV

Women's World Cup matches this week

Thursday 27th July

USA v Netherlands (2am) BBC

Portugal v Vietnam (8:30am) ITV

Australia v Nigeria (11am) BBC

Friday 28th July

Argentina v South Africa (1am) ITV

England v Denmark (9:30am) BBC

China v Haiti (12pm) ITV

Saturday 29th July

Sweden v Italy (8:30am) BBC

France v Brazil (11am) BBC

Panama v Jamaica (1:30pm) ITV

Sunday 30th July

South Korea v Morocco (5:30am) BBC

Norway v Philippines (8am) BBC

Switzerland v New Zealand (8am) BBC

Germany v Colombia (10:30am) ITV

Monday 31st July

Costa Rica v Zambia (8am) ITV

Japan v Spain (8am) ITV

Canada v Australia (11am) BBC

Republic of Ireland v Nigeria (11am) BBC

Women's World Cup 2023 groups

Group A: New Zealand, Norway, Philippines, Switzerland

Group B: Australia, Republic of Ireland, Nigeria, Canada

Group C: Spain, Costa Rica, Zambia, Japan

Group D: England, Haiti, Denmark, China

Group E: USA, Vietnam, Netherlands, Portugal

Group F: France, Jamaica, Brazil, Panama

Group G: Sweden, South Africa, Italy, Argentina

Group H: Germany, Morocco, Colombia, South Korea

Women's World Cup 2023 stadiums

  • Stadium Australia, Sydney
  • Sydney Football Stadium, Sydney
  • Lang Park, Brisbane
  • Melbourne Rectangular Stadium, Melbourne
  • Perth Rectangular Stadium, Perth
  • Hindmarsh Stadium, Adelaide
  • Eden Park, Auckland
  • Wellington Regional Stadium, Wellington
  • Forsyth Barr Stadium, Dunedin
  • Waikato Stadium, Hamilton

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