FIFA 2023 to take place two countries- New Zealand and Australia. The Tao Countries is said said to be in be twin Countries that share common destiny.
The 2023 FIFA Women’s World Cup™ promises to be an historic event on multiple levels.
The announcement on Thursday that Australia and New Zealand will play host means that this edition of the Women’s World Cup will be the first in the Southern Hemisphere, and the first to feature in the Oceania Football Confederation. It will also be the first edition to feature 32 teams, up from 16 teams as recently as 2011.
We take a look at some of the reactions from Down Under to the overnight news from Zurich.
“The opportunity to play in a home FIFA Women’s World Cup is something every footballer dreams of and I am looking forward to seeing those dreams come true. Playing for the Matildas in Australia will be the highlight of my career and an opportunity to inspire girls, both in Australia and New Zealand, and all over the world to play football.”
Australia captain Sam Kerr
“I just broke down when I heard. This will be a chance of a lifetime to connect with fans. We barely play any home games – because we are so far away from everywhere else – so this is so epic.”
New Zealand captain Ali Riley
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