2015 AFC U-16 Women's Championship
The 2015 AFC U-16 Women's Championship
was the 6th edition of the AFC U-16 Women's Championship
, the biennial international youth football
championship organised by the Asian Football Confederation
(AFC) for the women's under-16 national teams of Asia. The tournament was held in China
between 4–15 November 2015.
A total of eight teams played in the tournament.
Same as previous editions, the tournament acted as the AFC qualifiers for the FIFA U-17 Women's World Cup. The top two teams of the tournament qualified for the 2016 FIFA U-17 Women's World Cup in Jordan as the AFC representatives, besides Jordan who qualified automatically as hosts.
North Korea won their second title with a 1–0 final victory over Japan. Both finalists qualified for the World Cup.
The draw for the qualifiers was held on 17 June 2014. Four teams qualified directly for the final tournament by their 2013 performance, while the other entrants competed in the qualifying stage for the remaining four spots.
The following eight teams qualified for the final tournament.
Wuhan hosted the tournament, with two venues: Xinhua Road Sports Center and Hankou Cultural Sports Centre.
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