Empress Cup 2015.
Thirty-Seventh All-Japan Women’s Soccer Championship (Empress Cup 2015) starts on November 7.
The number of competing teams is increased to 48 from the 36 of previous year. The final match is played on December 27.
The ten teams of the top division had their first match in the round 3 (round of 16) until last year. This year they all appear in the round 2 (round of 32.)