Countdown to the Women's World Cup: 15 days to go

Bring it on. The FIFA Women's World Cup France 2019™ is almost with us, with just 15 days to go until the action gets underway at Parc des Princes in Paris.

The opening fixture will see hosts France take on Korea Republic at 9.00pm local time on 7 June (5.00am, 8 June, AEST), with the Westfield Matildas in action for the first time when they face Italy in Valenciennes on 9 June at 1.00pm local time (9.00pm AEST). is running a series of features counting down the days until the Westfield Matildas make their play for the trophy, continuing today with No.15...

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COMING NEXT: Australia re-affirms bid to host FIFA Women's World Cup 2023 

WATCH: Lisa De Vanna has scored seven World Cup goals for Australia, including this stunner against USA in 2015

Across six different FIFA Women's World Cups, no fewer than 15 players have scored goals for the Westfield Matildas. 

From top scorer Lisa De Vanna, with seven, down to the 10 individuals to have found the net once each, those players have scored a total of 29 times at the game's top level. 

The Westfield Matildas' World Cup goalscorers in full 

Player Goals 1995 1999 2003 2007 2011 2015 2019
Lisa De Vanna 7       4 1 2  
Kyah Simon 5         2 3  
Heather Garriock 3     2 1      
Julie Murray 2   2          
Cheryl Salisbury 2   1   1      
Lisa Casagrande 1 1            
Lauren Colthorpe 1       1      
Kelly Golebiowski 1     1        
Sunni Hughes 1 1            
Angela Iannotta 1 1            
Leena Khamis 1         1    
Collette McCallum 1       1      
Ellyse Perry 1         1    
Emily van Egmond 1         1    
Sarah Walsh 1       1      
Total 29 3 3 3 9 6 5 0

Of the 23 players selected by coach Ante Milicic to head to France, five (excluding goalkeepers) have the chance to score their first international goal at this year's World Cup: Gema Simon, Aivi Luik, Mary Fowler, Amy Harrison and Teigen Allen. 

WATCH: My Westfield Matildas Story, with Sam Kerr
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WATCH: The time is now, says record goalscorer Lisa De Vanna

How to Watch FIFA Women's World Cup 2019

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Lisa Casagrande, seen here in 2015 being inducted into the FFA Hall of Fame, scored at the Matildas' first World Cup in 1995

FIFA Women’s World Cup France 2019™ – Group C – Australia Matches

Australia v Italy
Date: Sunday, 9 June 2019 (AEST)
Venue: Stade du Hainaut, Valenciennes
Kick-off: 9.00pm AEST (1.00pm local time, same day)

Australia v Brazil
Date: Friday, 14 June 2019 (AEST)
Venue: Stade de la Mosson, Montpellier
Kick-off: 2.00am AEST (6.00pm local time, Thursday 13 June)

Jamaica v Australia
Date: Wednesday, 19 June 2019 (AEST)
Venue: Stade des Alpes, Grenoble
Kick-off: 5.00am AEST (9.00pm local time, Tuesday 18 June)

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