Missed the last World Cup in Rio? Now’s your chance to see the next one … right here in Vancouver.
Tickets for the 2015 FIFA Women’s World Cup went on sale this week. The largest women’s sporting event in the world runs from June 6-July 5 at venues in six cities across Canada, including Vancouver. Downtown Vancouver’s B.C. Place stadium will host nine matches in total, including the all-important final on July 5.
The 2015 Women’s World Cup claims to be Canada’s first coast-to-coast sporting event. Other cities getting in on the act are Edmonton, Winnipeg, Ottawa, Montreal and Moncton. In total, 24 national teams will be facing off, including Canada, which won bronze in the 2012 Olympic Games in London.