The FIFA Women World Cup starts on Thursday 20th July with 32 teams participating in Australia and New Zealand.
Team Canada Schedule
Thursday July 20th 10:30pm EST v Nigeria
Wednesday July 26th 8:00am EST v Republic of Ireland
Monday July 31st 6:00am EST v Australia
On July 1, 2019, new rules came into effect through Rowan’s Law, to improve concussion safety in amateur competitive sport.
Everyone can help recognize a possible concussion if they know what to look for.
A person with a concussion might have any of the signs or symptoms listed below. They might show up right away or hours, or even days later. Just one sign or symptom is enough to suspect a concussion. Most people with a concussion do not lose consciousness.
Get to know the "Red Flags" of a concussion
“Red flags” may mean the person has a more serious injury. Treat red flags as an emergency and call 911.
Red flags include:
To find out more about concussion awareness and Rowans Law please visit this website