World Cup: Canadians know their rivals

World Cup: Canadian women know their rivals


Canada's national women's soccer team will take on Australia, Ireland and Nigeria in the group stage of the 2023 FIFA World Cup.&nbsp ;

The draw was held on Saturday in Auckland, New Zealand. The prestigious competition will take place from July 20 to August 20 in this country and in Australia. 

The Canadians have landed in Group B and are considered the favorites of this group, they who point to the seventh in the world. Australia, Ireland and Nigeria are 13th, 24th and 45th respectively.

In 2019, at the last World Cup, Canada saw its run come to an end in the round of 16. The Maple Leaf's best result at this event is a fourth place finish in the 2003 edition.

The defending champions, the USA, are in Group E with the Netherlands and Vietnam . There is also still a team to be determined via qualifications in this group.