Cameroon and Zambia will compete in the fifth and final round of qualifiers for a ticket to Tokyo 2020. This final round, a home-and-away leg play-off, will take place in March, with the dates to be confirmed. The runner-up will contest a play-off against Chile, who finished in second place in CONMEBOL’s qualifying tournament. The intercontinental play-offs, also a home-and-away leg play-off, will take place on 9 and 15 April.
The final round of qualifiers involves eight teams and will be played from 3-9 February 2020 with group stage matches taking place in Korea Republic and China PR respectively. The top two teams from each group will then play a two-legged play-off, home-and-away series on 6 and 11 March to determine the two teams that will qualify for the Women’s Olympic Football Tournament Tokyo 2020. Japan will take part in the tournament as hosts.
The FIFA Women’s World Cup France 2019™ served as qualification for the continent for Tokyo 2020. Great Britain, the Netherlands and Sweden booked their places for the Women’s Olympic Football Tournament Tokyo 2020 by being the top-three finishers from the continent at France 2019.
The Copa America 2018 was held in Chile from 4 to 22 April 2018. Brazil qualified for the Women’s Olympic Football Tournament Tokyo 2020, while second-placed Chile will contest a play-off against the losing team from the final round of Africa's qualifiers, which will be either Cameroon or Zambia. This home-and-away leg play-off will be played on 9 and 15 April.