FIFA has opened two invites to tender (ITT) for the media rights to the FIFA Women’s World Cup 2023™ in the host markets of Australia and New Zealand.
The tender processes will enable FIFA to choose the media firms which can be greatest positioned to obtain FIFA’s goals of offering most publicity for the match and providing followers in Australia and New Zealand a excessive-high quality viewing expertise when FIFA’s flagship girls’s competitors is hosted there in 2023.
Last week, FIFA introduced the 9 Host Cities and ten stadiums in Australia and New Zealand the place matches will likely be performed through the match. Eden Park in Auckland will host the opening match of the FIFA Women’s World Cup 2023™, with Stadium Australia in Sydney chosen to host the Final. The mixture of host cities and world-class venues throughout the 2 nations will present an distinctive ambiance and expertise for followers.
Since its inception in 1991, the FIFA Women’s World Cup™ has grown exponentially to declare the crown of essentially the most-watched single-sport occasion for girls globally, the latest version – the FIFA Women’s World Cup France 2019™ – attracting a document viewers of over 1.1 billion viewers, and smashing home viewing figures in many territories.
Following the superb success of the 2019 occasion, the choice was taken to broaden the match and thus proceed to foster the expansion of ladies’s soccer. The FIFA Women’s World Cup 2023™ will characteristic 32 groups (beforehand 24), who will compete in the primary-ever FIFA Women’s World Cup™ to be co-hosted by two nations.
Media firms or organisations wishing to take part in the tender processes can request the ITT by electronic mail. Interested events ought to contact AustraliaMediaRights@fifa.org or NewZealandMediaRights@fifa.org. Submissions to FIFA have to be acquired by 10:00 CEST on Tuesday, 11 May 2021.
In parallel to the tender for the media rights to the FIFA Women’s World Cup 2023™ in Australia and New Zealand, FIFA has additionally launched a young for the media rights to its main girls’s competitors in the Pacific Islands*. In addition to the FIFA Women’s World Cup 2023™, FIFA is tendering the media rights to the FIFA World Cup 2022™ in this area. Interested events in both of the tenders for this area ought to contact firstname.lastname@example.org. For the Pacific tender, bidders are requested to submit their bids by 06:00 CEST on Tuesday, 4 May 2021.
Through the sale of media rights for its soccer tournaments, FIFA generates revenue which is important to assist and develop soccer around the globe, for occasion by way of the FIFA Forward Football Development Programme.
*The following territories are included in the Pacific Island ITTs: American Samoa, Cook Islands, Fiji, French Polynesia, Kiribati, Federated States of Micronesia, Nauru, New Caledonia, Niue, Palau, Papua New Guinea, Samoa, Solomon Islands, Tonga, Tuvalu and Vanuatu; and Wallis and Futuna.