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Sweden vs Nigeria, Cameroon vs Ecuador: How to watch, schedule, preview

The first games for Groups C and D get under way in Canada.

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Sweden vs. Nigeria

The first game in the challenging Group D both teams need to start the tournament with three points and a win. Sweden has veteran experience in 31-year-old forward Lotta Schelin, 35-year-old defender Charlotte Rohlin and 37-year-old defender Teresa Sjogran. As well as numerous young players to balance out the team. The Nigerian squad is one of the top teams out of Africa. Desire Oparanozie and Asisat Oshoala are two of the top players for Nigeria both will need to have a great game if Nigeria wants a clear win.

3 p.m. CT, June 8


Cameroon vs. Ecuador

Ecuador isn't expected to have much success in Canada. Cameroon isn't expected to make it out of Group C given who the top two teams in the group are, but they are expected to come out ahead of Ecuador. Both teams are relatively unknown and this tournament will be the first chance for many to see their players on the field.

6 p.m. CT, June 8

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