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FIFA is to expand participants world CHAMPIONSHIPS women’s football into 32 teams

Starting in 2023, will the 32 countries at the world CHAMPIONSHIPS for women’s participation, and thus, the winners on Wednesday will be determined. During the last world cup there were 24 teams in it.

Earlier this month, left, FIFA president Gianni Infantino know, the players have to want to develop. The Swiss said as a doubling of the prize money, but there are reports that the wereldvoetbalbond on Wednesday, nothing about it.

At the last world cup in France, it was only the second time in the tournament out of the 24 countries there. Previously, there were sixteen countries will participate in the final tournament. In the world of men is already out of the 32 participants, and in 2026, it was expanded to 48 teams.

To date, Argentina, Australia, austria, Bolivia, Brazil, Colombia, Japan, New Zealand, south africa, South Africa, and South Korea (with North Korea), have indicated that they are in the world cup women’s football, from 2023 to organize. In march 2020 to make the winners known in any country, if the host is allowed to occur.

Infantino sees the expansion as a boost

FIFA’s president, Infantino will see the expansion of the world cup as a boost for women’s football. “The world cup in France, has made it clear that this is the time to address and take concrete steps in order to achieve the growth,” he said.

“This expansion is to reach out to more than eight additional members. This means that from now on, dozens of countries have a programme for women’s football will be set up in the knowledge that they have a realistic chance to be in the world anymore.”

The Oranjevrouwen seized in the last world CHAMPIONSHIP, in addition to the gold medal. The team of head coach Sarina Wiegman presented at the beginning of the month until the final match, in which well-liked in the United States, 2-0, to strong.

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