Japan defeats Canada 3-2 in a wild international women's soccer friendly on Tuesday.
John Herdman says Canada isn't good enough to win the women's World Cup at the moment, but the team's head coach adds it "absolutely" will be by the time the country hosts the tournament in 2015.
The Canadian women's soccer team will get another chance this year to try and beat the United States when the rivals meet May 8 in Winnipeg.
Leonie Maier scored the lone goal of the game to lead Germany's women's soccer team to a 1-0 win over Canada on Wednesday.
Canada's women's soccer team hopes for some measure of revenge after last summer's Olympics when it renews its rivalry with the U.S. later this year in Toronto in a friendly match that coach John Herdman say will be anything but.
Adriana Leon scored her first international goal Saturday to lead Canada's women's soccer team to a 1-0 victory over China to open the Four Nations Cup.