Because the final between the Netherlands and Sweden was cancelled, the trophy was awarded to both teams.
|2018 Algarve Cup|
|Dates||28 February – 7 March|
|Teams||12 (from 3 confederations)|
|Venue(s)||5 (in 5 host cities)|
(Final match not played)
|Goals scored||61 (2.77 per match)|
|Top scorer(s)|| Christine Sinclair|
|Best player(s)||Cláudia Neto|
|Fair play award||Japan|
The twelve invited teams were split into three groups to play a round-robin tournament.
Points awarded in the group stage followed the standard formula of three points for a win, one point for a draw and zero points for a loss. In the case of two teams being tied on the same number of points in a group, their head-to-head result determine the higher place.
All times are local (UTC±0).
For the group stage of this tournament, where two or more teams in a group tied on an equal number of points, the finishing positions were determined by the following tie-breaking criteria in the following order:
|Report||Xu Yanlu 57'|
|Report||Sinclair 25' (pen.)|
|Blackstenius 20'||Report||Lee Min-a 33'|
The ranking of the 1st, 2nd, 3rd, and 4th placed teams in each group to determine the placement matches:
|1||B||South Korea||3||1||1||1||4||5||−1||4||Seventh-place match|
|2||A||China PR||3||0||0||3||1||6||−5||0||Eleventh-place match|
|Eiríksdóttir 70'||Report||Troelsgaard Nielsen 62'|
|Top Goalscorer||Player of the Tournament||Fair play award|
| Christine Sinclair
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