Australia and New Zealand Will Host the 2023 FIFA Women's World Cup
Following last year’s event in France.
Following the 2019 FIFA Women’s World Cup in France, the organization has now announced that the upcoming 2023 tournament will be hosted by Australia and New Zealand. Last year, the United States took home the gold in the massive football tournaments, followed by the Netherlands in second and Sweden in third.
Women’s football is slowly growing, and the 2019 tournament set various viewership records across the world with a total global audience estimated at around one billion spectators. This comes after a big push from FIFA, as well as female players like USA’s Megan Rapinoe, Alex Morgan and more have been vocal about the pay disparity between men’s and women’s teams, as well as the importance of women’s football.
It remains to see when details for the upcoming 2023 FIFA Women’s World Cup will be revealed, but make sure to watch this space as any updates surface.