FIFA Women’s World Cup™ 2023: The Beautiful Game Goes Down Under
The 2023 FIFA Women’s World Cup™ is currently underway in Australia and New Zealand, and it’s one of the most searched topics in the US right now. The tournament, which is being held every four years and one year after the men’s World Cup, was first played in 1991 in China, and has since been expanded to 32 teams following the 2023 edition. The tournament is contested with eight round-robin groups followed by a knockout round for 16 teams. The defending champions are the United States, who defeated the Netherlands 2–0 in the 2019 FIFA Women’s World Cup Final.
The 2023 tournament is the first to be held in the Southern Hemisphere, and it’s already off to a great start. The opening match between New Zealand and Norway was a thrilling 1-1 draw, and there have been plenty of other exciting games so far.
One of the biggest stars of the tournament so far has been Sam Kerr of Australia. Kerr has scored five goals in three games, including a hat-trick against Vietnam. She is the current Golden Boot leader, and she is sure to be one of the players to watch in the knockout rounds.
Another player who has been impressive is Alex Morgan of the United States. Morgan has scored three goals in two games, and she is looking to lead the USWNT to their third World Cup title.
The 2023 FIFA Women’s World Cup™ is shaping up to be a great tournament, and it’s sure to be one of the most watched sporting events of the year. With so many exciting teams and players, there’s sure to be plenty of drama and excitement on the pitch.
Here are some of the other teams to watch out for in the tournament:
- France: The French team is always a contender, and they will be looking to improve on their third-place finish in 2019.
- England: The English team is another one to watch out for. They have a young and talented team, and they will be looking to make a deep run in the tournament.
- Spain: The Spanish team is also a dark horse. They have a strong midfield and attack, and they could be a surprise package in the knockout rounds.
The 2023 FIFA Women’s World Cup™ is sure to be a great tournament, and it’s one that you won’t want to miss. So tune in and enjoy the action!