Eight countries compete to host the FIFA 2023 Women's World Cup

LAUSANE: Eight countries compete to organize the 2023 Women's World Cup, which will include 32 teams for the first time, FIFA He said Tuesday.

Belgium and Bolivia withdrew from the original list of 10 nations before the deadline of September 2 for the presentation of candidates. A decision on the host will be announced in May.

The eight nations that are still in competition are Argentina , Australia , Brazil , Colombia , Japan , South Korea , New Zealand and South Africa

South Korea have indicated they will seek to co-host the event with North Korea.

France hosted 24 teams for the 2019 World Cup which proved so successful that FIFA said it had decided to expand the event to 32 teams to boost the growth of the women's game.