FIFA have confirmed that the Host Cities for the FIFA Girls’s World Cup 2023™ in Australia and New Zealand will likely be introduced on Thursday, 1 April 2021. Following an eight-month assessment course of involving every of the 12 candidate Host Cities and 13 stadiums, FIFA are set to announce which cities will host matches for the FIFA Girls’s World Cup 2023™.
The 12 candidate Host Cities and 13 stadiums are:
Christchurch – Christchurch Stadium
Dunedin – Dunedin Stadium
Hamilton – Waikato Stadium
Launceston – York Park
Melbourne – Melbourne Rectangular Stadium
Newcastle – Newcastle Stadium
Perth – Perth Rectangular Stadium
Sydney – Stadium Australia and Sydney Soccer Stadium
Wellington – Wellington Stadium
Soccer Australia Chief Govt Officer, James Johnson, stated: “Thursday’s announcement represents a main milestone on the highway to the FIFA Girls’s World Cup 2023™, which would be the first-ever 32-nation Girls’s World Cup. “The Australian candidate Host Cities and their respective stadiums have finished an incredible job in advocating to FIFA why they need to host matches in 2023. No matter which cities and stadiums are in the end chosen, Soccer Australia is dedicated to making sure that the match reaches followers in each nook and group of the nation and leaves a legacy for future generations of Australians to get pleasure from.
By way of promotional and legacy occasions, fan festivals, group actions and pre-tournament matches, alongside FIFA and along with our counterparts in New Zealand, we are going to ship a match that embodies our ardour for soccer, unites the nation, and leaves a profound and enduring legacy for soccer in Australia.”
“9 (9) stadiums had been utilised at France 2019, nonetheless with a document variety of matches to be held in 2023, we’re hopeful that we could have a powerful presence in FIFA’s ultimate choice.”
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The announcement of the Host Cities and stadiums for the FIFA Girls’s World Cup 2023™ will likely be made by FIFA within the early morning of Thursday, 1 April 2021 (AEDT). Along with the Host Cities, FIFA are nonetheless to substantiate particulars of different places, akin to crew coaching bases, throughout the nation which will likely be closely concerned within the match. Extra info on different match places, in addition to the provisional match schedule, will likely be introduced at a later date.