The United States and Mexico formally submitted a joint bid to host the 2027 FIFA Ladies’s World Cup, which might happen one 12 months after the 2 nations, together with Canada, host the 2026 World Cup, ESPN introduced.
With the slogan “New Hights” and searching for to “capitalize on a second of extraordinary progress in girls’s sport and ship a event of unprecedented success”, the 2 nations unveiled their bid for the tenth version of the event.
If the joint venue is chosen, it will be the third time the US has hosted the competitors, following the 1999 and 2003 editions.
Trying to develop girls’s soccer
The president of the Mexican Soccer Federation, former Olympic athlete Ivar Sisniega, stated that internet hosting the 2027 Ladies’s World Cup could be a platform for the expansion of ladies’s soccer in each North American nations.
“We’re delighted to companion with US Soccer to bid for the 2027 FIFA Ladies’s World Cup,” Sisniega stated in remarks reported by ESPN.
“All groups collaborating on this event will expertise the heat and help of our followers, as evidenced by the success of our girls’s skilled leagues.
“This can be a nice alternative to develop girls’s soccer and provides gamers a degree taking part in area to shine and present the world what nice gamers they’re.”
Inspiring women world wide
US Soccer President Cindy Parlow Cone stated the 2027 Ladies’s World Cup in Mexico and the US will present new alternatives for all women and younger girls who wish to turn into skilled gamers.
“In consequence, we consider the time is true to host a FIFA Ladies’s World Cup that provides a very world-class expertise for each gamers and followers,” she added.
“This won’t solely unlock the financial potential of ladies’s soccer, however will ship a message to younger gamers world wide that there isn’t a restrict to what they’ll obtain.”
FIFA will full its bid evaluation in February 2024 and the host of the 2027 Ladies’s World Cup will probably be introduced three months later in Might.