SYDNEY, June 26, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — The world’s largest women’s sporting event is coming to New South Wales after Australia and New Zealand won the rights to host the FIFA Women’s World Cup 2023™.
FIFA Women’s World Cup 2023TM Host Nation Announcement at the Sydney Opera House
It will be the first FIFA Women’s World Cup to be held in Australia or New Zealand and Sydney is well positioned to host key matches including the Final, when match dates and venues are confirmed at a later stage.
Premier Gladys Berejiklian said the winning of hosting rights was a massive coup for NSW.
“We are ecstatic to be welcoming the world’s best female footballers to NSW in 2023 for this historic tournament, which will deliver enormous cultural, social and economic benefits to our state for decades to come,” Ms Berejiklian said.
“After what has been an unprecedented…