The Matildas are set to kick off their FIFA Women’s World Cup 2023™ campaign against the Republic of Ireland tonight at Stadium Australia. The game will be played in front of a record crowd of over 70,000 fans, making it the largest crowd ever to watch a women’s football match in Australia.
The Matildas are the favorites to win the match, but the Republic of Ireland will be no pushovers. They are a well-organized team with some talented players, and they will be determined to make a good impression on their World Cup debut.
The Matildas have been in good form in recent months, and they will be confident of winning the match. However, they will need to be at their best to overcome the Republic of Ireland, who will be playing with a lot of passion and determination.
The game is sure to be a closely contested affair, and it will be an exciting way to start the tournament for both teams. The winner of the match will take a big step towards qualifying for the knockout stages.
Here are some additional details you would like:
- The match will be played at Stadium Australia in Sydney, Australia.
- The match will kick off at 8:00 pm AEST.
- The match will be broadcast on Optus Sport and Channel 7.
- The Matildas are ranked 11th in the world, while the Republic of Ireland are ranked 33rd.
- The Matildas have won their last four matches against the Republic of Ireland.