Monday June 8th, 2015

The U.S. women's national team opens group play in the World Cup on Monday when it faces Australia. The U.S. is a member of Group D, which has been termed the "Group of Death" for this tournament. 

The group includes three teams ranked in the top 10 of the latest FIFA world rankings: U.S. (No. 2), Sweden (No. 5) and Australia (No. 10). The fourth team in the group, Nigeria, is ranked 33rd

After facing Australia on Monday, the U.S. will take on Sweden on Friday, June 12, and Nigeria on Tuesday, June 16. The U.S. and Australia last met in a friendly in October 2013 in San Antonio, Texas, with the U.S. winning, 4-0. 

• 2015 FIFA Women's World Cup schedule

Below is information about tonight's game between the two teams:

Game time: 7:30 p.m. ET

Location: Winnipeg Stadium; Winnipeg, Manitoba

TV coverage: Fox Sports 1

Live stream: The game can be live streamed here.

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