Fifa Women’s World Cup France 2019: Paris will host the opening ceremony and 7 games

Published by Elodie D. · Published on 9 February 2018 at 11h00 · Updated on 9 May 2019 at 16h07
It’s official, FIFA has announced the opening ceremony of the FIFA Women’s World Cup France 2018 will take place at Paris Parc des Princes. From June 7 to July 7, 2019, get ready to thrill with the French capital. The only deception is that the final of the Women’s World Cup will not take place in Paris but in Lyon!

We know it since June 2017, France is to welcome FIFA Women’s World Cup. All in all, 9 cities have been selected to host football matches from June 7 to July 7, 2019. Grenoble, Le Havre, Lyon, Montpellier, Nice, Paris, Reims, Rennes and Valenciennes are the winners for this cup likely to gather thousands of supporters.

According to FIFA’s Head Gianni Infantino: “This first step on the road to the FIFA Women’s World Cup 2019 is an important one, as the Host Cities play a major role in the success of the tournament. France has a wealth of experience in organizing international competitions and I am delighted that FIFA’s flagship competition for women’s football will benefit from it”.

And this Friday February 9, 2018, the France 2019 Match Schedule has been unveiled:

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Paris will then welcome 7 matches and the opening ceremony!

For Jean-François Martins, Paris Deputy Mayor entrusted with sport, tourism, Olympics and Paralympics, “Paris is proud to welcome the world’s greatest event in women’s sport at Parc des Princes. We wish to make it a major popular and festive event in Paris with a support program in schools, with companies, shops and general public to develop women’s football”.

The competition will take place from June 7 to July 7, 2019 and stage the world’s best 24 women’s football teams, in a competition scheme identical to EURO 2016’s. we’re looking for reliving the same moments of sharing as in 2016 with the same passion.

Practical information

Dates and Opening Time
From 7 June 2019 to 26 June 2019



    24 rue du Commandant Guilbaud
    75116 Paris 16

    Official website

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    Matchs organisés à Paris du 7 au 24 juin 2019

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