FIFA has agreed to make public its vote on the host for the 2023 Ladies’s World Cup.
The group’s choice-making physique is turning into extra transparent after considerations have been raised final month that the ladies’s event wouldn’t absolutely comply with the brand new voting course of for the lads’s World Cup.
The USA, Canada and Mexico have been chosen final yr to host the 2026 World Cup. The votes by the FIFA Congress of all member associations have been revealed. Beforehand, the choices have been taken in personal by the scandal-discredited FIFA government committee, which was renamed the FIFA Council in 2016.
But FIFA announced final month that its 37-individual council would still determine on the vacation spot of the 2023 Ladies’s World Cup, with no mention of votes being publicly declared.
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Now, FIFA has stated following a gathering in Miami that after the council makes its choice in March 2020, the “result of every ballot and related votes of each member” can be “open and made public.”
It could possibly be probably the most hotly contested bidding course of for the event, which was first staged in 1991. Australia, Colombia, Japan and South Africa have been exploring bids. South Korea submitted a proposal to North Korea to collectively bid.
FIFA asked nations…