How to watch France and Brazil battle in the Women's World Cup round of 16 on Sunday, June 23.
France and Brazil battle in the round of 16 at the Women's World Cup on Sunday. Kickoff from Stade Océane in Le Havre, France, is slated for 3 p.m.
The host French squad rolled through the group stage with a trio of victories in Group A, beating South Korea, Norway and Nigeria–with the latter two being aided by VAR calls that gave Les Bleues the advantage. A potential quarterfinal against the USA is looming, but France first must take care of a Brazil side that is talented enough to spring the upset and prematurely end the host nation's time in the tournament.
Brazil advanced to the round of 16 as a third-place finisher, ending behind Italy and Australia in its group. Led by Cristiane's four goals and a pair of penalty kicks from Marta–who became the all-time leading goalscorer in World Cup history, men's or women's, in the process–Brazil has the firepower to compete with the favorites.
The winner will play the winner of USA-Spain in the final eight.
Here's how to watch the match:
Time: 3 p.m. ET
TV Channel: FOX
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