The eighth edition of the FIFA Women’s World Cup kicks off on Friday when hosts France play South Korea at the Parc des Princes in Paris. France, with home field advantage and a very good team, is considered one of the two big favorites to lift the trophy for the first time. The other is
(WFI) Australia seems determined to host the 2023 FIFA Women’s World Cup, adding more financial support to its bid.
(WFI) Artificial turf did have an impact on play at the Women’s World Cup, according to a report by the FIFA Technical Study.
July 3 – The FIFA president isn’t coming to the Canada 2015 final, but the U.S. vice president is. Bob Mackin reports from Vancouver
July 1 – United States FIFA rights-holder FOX may score record ratings for the July 5 Women’s World Cup final. Bob Mackin reports from Vancouver on the FOX set-up.
July 1 – The lame duck FIFA boss will stay in Zurich due to “current commitments”. Christian Radnedge reports from Montreal
June 30 – Canada had the will to win the FIFA Women’s World Cup – but not the way… Close to best-attended women’s tournament… TV ratings in USA continue to surge. Bob Mackin reports from Vancouver
June 26 – A top FIFA official does not rule out one of the three female members of the executive committee running for the top job in world football. Christian Radnedge reports from Vancouver.
June 19 – A senior FIFA marketing executive is trying to keeping a stiff upper lip amid the corruption scandal enveloping world football.
June 18 – INSIDER writer Bob Mackin gives an update from his on the ground reporting for the 2015 Women’s World Cup in Canada.