The second quarterfinals of the day, the clash between the Asian giants, Japan and the newly dominant nation that has been running in the competition with utmost power, Sweden.
Lauren James contributed two goals and three assists as England thrashed China 6-1 to bag three consecutive wins at FIFA Women's World Cup Group D and eliminated the Steel Roses from the tournament here on Tuesday.
China players say they have moved on from their defeat against Denmark and have vowed to show their best form in their second group match against Haiti at the 2023 FIFA Women's World Cup.
Football Australia (FA) has sought to play down the panic over Matildas' captain Sam Kerr's calf injury.
Portugal and Haiti have qualified for the FIFA Women's World Cup Australia & New Zealand 2023 finals after play-off wins on Wednesday.
Since the beginning of the tournament in 1991, China and the United States have hosted the event two times each. The remaining editions of the tournament have been hosted by Sweden, Germany, Canada and France.
The Swedes' first victory over the Germans in 24 years sets up a Women's World cup semifinal clash with the Netherlands, who defeated Italy earlier on Saturday.